How coastal cities can learn resiliency tactics from nature

April 8, 2016 by  
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Climate change is one of the biggest challenges the world has ever faced. Flooding, storm surge, and sea level rise are serious threats to natural resources, infrastructure, and human communities in coastal areas. In effort to adapt to these changing conditions, planners and policymakers should consider nature’s strategies when developing coastal resiliency plans to protect communities from increasing coastal erosion and flooding due to rising sea levels.

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Life-giving nutrient becomes a deadly pollutant

April 8, 2016 by  
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In the process of producing food, we’ve inadvertently filled our planet with toxic forms of nitrogen.

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Smart Tips For Buying ‘Green’ Makeup

October 14, 2015 by  
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There are many wonderful reasons why you should consider buying organic, sustainable beauty products rather than the first that catch your eye. In fact, using organic beauty products – such as eco-friendly makeup – can actually go a long way in…

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The solar leap of faith: SolarCity, small business and the new math

July 28, 2015 by  
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New financing options from Property Assessed Clean Energy loans make the solar craze something maybe small or medium businesses should consider. SolarCity thinks so.

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Tiffany & Co.’s new CSO on polishing the jewelry supply chain

July 28, 2015 by  
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Anisa Kamadoli Costa, chief sustainability officer of the luxury jeweler, on the next frontiers for tackling the industry’s notoriously unsustainable supply chain.

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The Top Ways Companies Can Meet LEED’s New Green Cleaning Challenges

January 5, 2012 by  
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Updates to LEED green building standards would make sustainable cleaning a requirement. Here are tips on what companies should consider when crafting a green cleaning program.

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The 7 Secrets of Successful Sustainability Consultants

November 11, 2011 by  
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Independent analyst firm Verdantix takes a look what it takes to be a leader in sustainability consulting and shares advice on what companies should consider when they want to hire a consultant.

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Firms Should Disclose Emissions to at Least One Carbon Registry

July 15, 2010 by  
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With companies increasingly calculating their carbon footprint or greenhouse gas (GHG) inventory levels, sustainability executives must decide whether to participate in and report emissions to a third party carbon registry. They should consider participation in at least one or possibly two registries. Participation beyond two programs is often not worth the additional investment of time and money

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