Why your company should look to bio-inspired architecture

March 6, 2014 by  
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From Mexico City's smog-eating hospital to Milan's vertical forest, these urban structures use nature to boost air quality and save energy.

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Underground House With Green Roof Approved In Protected Area Next To Achaeological SIte

November 2, 2011 by  
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I love good design, but should having “exceptional quality and innovative nature of the design” give you a pass in sensitive areas?

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The Environmental Cost of Electronic Fabrics

November 2, 2011 by  
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E-textiles sound great, but are we really looking at the big picture of environmental impact?

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New Recycling Facility Coming to NYC to Educate, Add Jobs and Clean Up Brooklyn Waterfront

October 27, 2010 by  
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Image via Recycling Today New York City broke ground this week on a new recycling facility that will minimize the distance between pickup and drop-off sites, and with it the amount of trucking—by more than 260,000 miles a year. It will help the city improve air quality and reduce its carbon footprint, two goals set out by PlaNYC , the city’s long-term sustainability plan. …

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Silicon Valley Bets on Agriculture 2.0

April 1, 2010 by  
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Image credit: thebittenword.com /Flickr Thanks to CSAs , the slow food movement , and a new interest in all that is quality and local

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