Beyond elections: 3 sustainable policies for business to back now

October 5, 2016 by  
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Amid the frenzy surrounding the 2016 elections, important policy debates are taking place on clean power, water and chemicals.

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Why Super Bowl XLVI Will Be the Greenest Yet

February 3, 2012 by  
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Although it's a festival of excess in many ways, Super Bowl XLVI, taking place this Sunday, reveals how far the NFL — and pro sports in general — has come in considering and trying to reduce their environmental impacts.

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Beyond COP17: 5 Ways Business Can Get Ready for Rio

December 9, 2011 by  
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As government officials wrangle final outcomes in Durban, business leaders have already moved on, anticipating the Rio +20 Conference on Sustainable Development taking place in June.

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What a Record-Breaking Year for Extreme Weather Means for Your Firm

December 9, 2011 by  
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A new tool from the Natural Resources Defense Council tallied at least 2,941 monthly weather records broken in the U.S. between Jan. 1 and Oct. 31.

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What Will Happen in Durban? Hints from Panama on COP17

October 8, 2011 by  
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The recent climate negotiations in Panama offer some insights as to what commitments might be made during the next big U.N. climate negotiation, taking place in South Africa in late November.

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Chinese Luxury Wood Demand Driving Massive Madagascar Deforestation

October 26, 2010 by  
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photo: Environmental Investigation Agency It’s probably no great secret for avid TreeHugger readers that deforestation is rampant in Madagascar , with lots of illegal logging taking place even in national parks due to the less-than-stable political situation. A new report from Global Witness and the

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Breeding Location Discovered for the World’s Rarest Bird, the Warbler

January 23, 2010 by  
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The large-billed reed Warbler is a bird species that is thought to thrive in significant numbers, but it’s also one that’s very rarely spotted, with it’s last known recorded sighting taking place in 2006. Some researchers have indicated that perhaps the reed Warbler is spotted more often than some realize, because it’s often mistaken for other birds, but nonetheless, it does manage to allude scientists and bird-watchers alike.

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CSI Cameroon: Genetic Detective Work Helps Stop Chimp Smuggling in Africa

January 22, 2010 by  
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Photo via Gulf News Chimpanzees in western Africa have decreased by 75% in the last three decades, a surge in chimp hunting has been partly to blame. It’s being recognized as a full fledged chimp smuggling crisis in Cameroon .

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Ultra Efficient Data Center Housed 22 Stories Underground in Limestone Cave

December 15, 2009 by  
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Photos via Computerworld In western Pennsylvania, a data center is using the benefits of a very cool location.

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NY Fashion Conference Highlights Heirlooms and Sustainability

December 1, 2009 by  
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Deborah Milner’s designs for Aveda Ecoture collection. Credit: Aveda Ecoture, Via Inhabitat The 11th annual New York Fashion Conference is taking place later this week (Dec. 4 and 5) and fashionistas are coming together to talk “Heirlooms: Style, Materials and Sustainability,” at the City University of New York’s Graduate Center

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