Is your favorite retailer selling toxic products?

December 15, 2016 by  
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New report card ranks Walmart, Amazon, Target, Costco and other retailers on safer chemical policies.

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A bird’s eye view of real estate risk disclosure

December 15, 2016 by  
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What does high-risk investor appetite mean for real estate sustainability disclosure and performance?

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United States Infrastructure Scores D+ in New ASCE Report

March 22, 2013 by  
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Infrastructure photo from Shutterstock Every four years the American Society of Civil Engineers releases a report on the state of the nation’s infrastructure – and every year the United States receives an abysmal rating. But for the first time in 15 years, the United States actually saw an improvement in the latest report. Before you get too excited, the rating was raised from really bad to a little less really bad . For 2013, the country received a D+ on its report card, which is up from the D that it received in 2009. If the United States were a high school student, it would be on the crumbling road to summer school. Read the rest of United States Infrastructure Scores D+ in New ASCE Report Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: America’s Failing infrastructure , America’s roads , American Society of Civil Engineers , ASCE , ASCE Report Card , United State infrastructure , United States infrastructure spending , US dam rating , us infrastructure , US infrastructure rating , US infrastructure report card , US levee rating , US roads rating , USACE

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Banish Dry Skin: Here are 7 All-Natural Body Scrubs That You Can Make Yourself!

March 22, 2013 by  
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Green IT Around the World Suffering from Growing Pains

September 20, 2011 by  
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Fujitsu surveyed 1,000 CIO and senior ICT managers to assess the maturity of sustainable ICT practices around the world, and the company’s findings read like a restless teen’s report card.

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Smart Grid Report Card Finds CA Utilities Barely Average

August 17, 2011 by  
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California’s three big utilities have strong strategic plans for a smart grid and intend to spend billions to build it. But they need to do more to make their visions a successful reality, says EDF.

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Brown, Dickinson Earn Straight A’s on Green College Report Card

November 1, 2010 by  
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Brown, Dickinson and the University of Minnesota earned straight A’s in the latest College Sustainability Report Card, a review of more than 300 colleges universities in the U.S. and Canada.

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Barack Obama Gets a B+ from League of Conservation Voters

January 20, 2010 by  
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Photo via Core-Metal The League of Conservation Voters has released its annual presidential report card, where the man in the highest office in the land is taken task for the quality of his environmental policies. The results surprised me a little: the group awarded Barack Obama a B+ for his first year in office (I summed up the president’s 11 green milestones here ).

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