Episode 51: Walmart ups its CSR game; Live from BSR

November 4, 2016 by  
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Broadcasting the GreenBiz 350 podcast from BSR’s conference in New York City: GGPs solar strategy, Telsa’s new solar roof tiles and what it means to “Be Bold.”

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How to turn sustainability into a billion-dollar business

August 29, 2015 by  
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First, learn what it means to become the next Apple instead of the next Kodak.

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Vote for Your Favorite Green Parenting Story of 2013!

December 28, 2013 by  
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Inhabitots is Inhabitat’s sister blog, reporting on all things related to green parenting and raising happy, healthy kids. All year long Inhabitots has had its finger on the pulse of the eco-parenting world, bringing you stories that strike a chord a chord with on both intellectual and emotional levels. From one photographer’s poignant pictorial which celebrates the realistic images of mothers’ bodies to Editor-in-Chief Jill Fehrenbacher’s firsthand account of her experience eating her placenta , we’ve seen stores that inspire, challenge, and expand our idea of what it means to be a modern parent. Help us decide which one of these exciting stories deserves to be crowned Top Green Parenting Story of 2013! Keep reading to cast your vote. READ MORE> Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Children , eating a placenta , eco-friendly parenting , environmental learning , green parenting , Jade Beall , motherhood , playing outside , top green parenting stories        

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Vote For The Most Bizarre Eco-Fashion Story Of 2013!

December 28, 2013 by  
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Eco-friendly fashion doesn’t always mean organic cotton t-shirts or socks made from bamboo. Sometimes designers think way, way outside the box when searching for alternative materials and designs that will express their inner passion. This year, we saw more than a couple of bizarre eco-fashion stories that left us scratching our heads. We’ve rounded up 6 of the weirdest stories (including a creepy ring made from human leather and fart-neutralizing underwear ) and we need YOU to decide which one takes top honors for the year. Keep reading to cast your vote! READ MORE> Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: bizarre fashion , creepy fashion , creepy ring , ethical leather , human leather , Icelandic designers , Icelandic fashion , Sruli Recht , top eco-fashion stories of 2013 , weird eco-fashion        

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Africa, optimism and what it means for companies

September 6, 2012 by  
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While the public opinion about the world's future is down, it's a different story when it comes to Africa. Learning more about this sentiment can serve companies well when it comes to managing their reputation.

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Earth Day’s over: Now let’s get serious about the battle for Brand Green

May 11, 2012 by  
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Earth Day is the supreme occasion for positioning what it means to be green. Unfortunately, the rest of the year, NGOs are in a losing battle to define what green means in the minds of consumers.

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Shelby Clark & RelayRides: Car-sharing by & for the people

May 6, 2012 by  
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The CEO of the car-sharing company RelayRides discusses the collaborative consumption economy, partnering with GM, and just what it means to share your car with strangers.

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Burger King goes cage-free: What it means for egg suppliers

April 25, 2012 by  
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In a move that could grow the market for cage-free eggs, Burger King is pledging to switch to 100 percent cage-free eggs by 2017. It also plans to eliminate gestation crates for breeding pigs.

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Why Walmart’s better supplier scorecard is a big deal

April 19, 2012 by  
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Walmart is significantly expanding its supplier scorecard program by asking more suppliers more questions — and more specific questions. Here's what it means for suppliers and other retailers.

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Retired Lab Chimps Finally Experience Life Outdoors (Video)

September 28, 2011 by  
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Screenshot via YouTube For most of their lives, they were kept in tiny enclosures as guiltless prisoners, mere test subjects exploited for having a physiology analogous to our own. But now, after nearly 40 years of captivity, seven retired lab chimpanzees are learning what it means to be alive outdoors. Gone are the cold, metal cages and sterile biomedical equipment, replaced with a playground haven and the golden warmth of sunlight. All of this was made possible thanks to the tireless efforts of volunteers, who, over the last year, worked to build the chimps … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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