Dow Chemical and Ocean Conservancy’s smooth sailing partnership

June 13, 2017 by  
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Dow Chemical and nonprofit The Ocean Conservancy have partnered for 30 years to clean up marine plastic — “longer than most marriages,” according to Susan McPherson, founder and CEO of McPherson Strategies.McPherson interviewed Jeff Wooster, Dow’s global sustainability director and Emily Woglom, vice president of The Ocean Conservancy, about what it takes to keep the partnership strong throughout the years. 

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Opportunities for plastics in a circular world

April 18, 2017 by  
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As world population increases, so does the consumption of resources as economies expand. Without arguing about whether some or all of these resources are finite, it is clear to many that to the extent we can recover material which has become waste after its initial use, the more likely we are to sustainably carry out those activities of consumption in the years to come.

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Kiss Me, I’m Eco-Friendly! 5 Tips for a Truly Green St. Patrick’s Day

March 17, 2017 by  
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Genealogy tests be damned, March 17 is a day when we all proudly claim to have Irish ancestry — and for good reason. St. Patrick’s Day was originally intended to be a religious feast to celebrate Saint Patrick, but over the years, the focus…

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Why We Should All Live in Earthships

November 2, 2016 by  
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Over the years, as I’ve become more and more in touch with the ways of green and natural living, I’ve started to become more aware of the things in my home that aren’t quite what they could be. We rent now for a variety of reasons, but one reason…

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6 Awesome Ways To Upcycle Old Books

July 21, 2015 by  
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Whether you are a book nerd or just seem to have collected stacks of novels over the years, it can be difficult to know what to do with all those books. Sure, there are many different ways you can display your favorite pieces of literature…

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The Energy Conservation Lists Are Not Complete!

July 1, 2015 by  
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Most of us have seen or read them – energy conservation lists.  But, do you conserve energy by doing things that you don’t read about in all those lists on how to conserve? Over the years my wife and I have made an effort to use those lists as a…

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GM, Enterprise view the road ahead for sustainable mobility

June 6, 2012 by  
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Two auto industry leaders see electric vehicles, car sharing, and alternative fuels like biofuels and compressed natural gas transforming the passenger vehicle landscape in the years to come.

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GEMI Builds Online Sustainability Toolbox

October 29, 2010 by  
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 The Global Environmental Management Initiative (GEMI) has created an online overview of the 30 tools its developed over the years to assist companies’ sustainability efforts and environmental, health and safety (EHS) programs.

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Fewer Toxic Toys Discovered by HealthyStuff.org

December 1, 2009 by  
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While the latest toy tests for HealthyStuff.org show some kid’s products contain high levels of lead and other toxins, they also show the number of toxic toys has steadily declined over the years.  

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