Survey Results: Products and Services That Harm the Environment

July 11, 2018 by  
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Thanks to those of you who responded to last week’s … The post Survey Results: Products and Services That Harm the Environment appeared first on Earth911.com.

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6 Must-Try Green Subscription Box Services

October 31, 2017 by  
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More subscription box service firms specializing in green and natural … The post 6 Must-Try Green Subscription Box Services appeared first on Earth911.com.

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From Here to Circularity

February 23, 2017 by  
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Hear from Steelcase Director of Global Sustainability Angela Nahikian and Director of Global End-of-Use Services Dan Dicks on how the company has partnered with influencers beyond the sustainability department to develop and implement its circular economy strategy.

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Green tariffs: The secret to state attraction of corporate business?

February 8, 2017 by  
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As Amazon Web Services and Facebook have expanded into states with regulated energy markets such as Virginia and New Mexico, a new trend is setting in.

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How today’s architects contribute to resilient cities

July 28, 2015 by  
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In 1961, visionary urban theorist Jane Jacobs described the problem of architecture: “We expect too much of buildings and too little of ourselves.” Today, many architects are rejecting architecture-as-spectacle and focusing on process rather than product. They recognize that more than just serving those who can afford their services, design can make communities more resilient. Here are four ways architects are contributing to city resilience:

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Photographer & mom of 14 makes special needs kids feel like superheroes in her Superhero Project

May 31, 2015 by  
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Photographer Renee Bergeron is a superhero, being the mother of 14 children. She began, as many parents do, capturing her own children in photos. Her son Apollo, who was born with a double aortic arch and who has bravely endured multiple surgeries and medical setbacks, fancies himself a superhero, so naturally, Bergeron snapped photos of him donning his cape. Apollo enjoyed the photos so much that Bergeron realized she needed to capture more images of pint-sized superheroes with special needs. Thus was born her Superhero Project , in which the photographer offers her services at no charge to families of special children who need a little extra encouragement to feel super. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: childrens photography , portraits of special needs children , renee bergeron , special needs children , superhero project

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How the Internet of Things will transform building management

March 27, 2013 by  
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Cloud-hosted software applications could help facility managers become more proactive about achieving peak efficiency.

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Sustainability internships serve up new opportunities at Aramark

March 27, 2013 by  
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Sustainability interns are cooking up big savings, and working toward full-time jobs, at the food service company.

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How an app is turning city residents into agents of change

March 27, 2013 by  
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Communities across the U.S. are collapsing the gap between needed services and civic improvements through an innovative citizen-to-city communications system.

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An Eco-Friendly Fireplace Log Made from Grass Clippings

November 30, 2012 by  
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Researchers have found a way to get winter warmth from a summer source – grass clippings. Chemists at Agricultural Research Services have developed a fire log that burns the same as traditional wood logs with a fraction of the impact on the…

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