Episode 83: CSR careers grow up; the energy market evolves

July 7, 2017 by  
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In this week’s episode, we discuss the whether the future of GMOs is ethical and if the Green Power Partnership will go the way of Energy Star.

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Episode 83: CSR careers grow up; the energy market evolves

Dear Southeast Asian nations: Dive deep into marine preservation

July 7, 2017 by  
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Marine ecosystems, which provide livelihoods for 130 million people in Southeast Asia, show how the health of nature and economy are interconnected.

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5 ways to assess how green that chemical is

September 20, 2013 by  
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Here's a primer to help measure whether the chemicals your company uses are environmentally friendly, or are at least safer alternatives.

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Have Humans Pushed Earth Past the Tipping Point? (Video)

March 29, 2010 by  
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Image via Inhabitat Here’s a nice, quick video that sums up the myriad environmental woes that humans have perpetrated (and are perpetrating) on our poor ol’ planet. The vid presents the question of whether we’ve passed a tipping point : whether the earth is salvageable from our many environmental malpractices, including excessive carbon pollution, forest degradation, ocean acidification and the like. In other words, it’s a cheery way to start your week….

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"Never Buy Gas Again" Billboard Improved by Graffiti

March 29, 2010 by  
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Photo: Craig C., Flickr “In Berkeley, California, where even the delinquent vandals are environmentally conscious.” I’m not the biggest fan of graffiti, but sometimes I see something that makes me smile, or that I think makes a valid point. The ” I Don’t Believe in Global Warming ” graffiti by Banksy was pretty clever, the anti-air pollution stencils

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Rumble in the Lumberyard: Major Environmental Groups Support FSC

March 29, 2010 by  
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Monte Paulson’s series in the Tyee on the battle over certified lumber concluded with the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) accusing the US Green Building Council, administrators of LEED, of ” a conspiracy to monopolize ” while the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) says that proposed changes in LEED would be “a huge step backward. Now the major green NGOs have weighed in, with a letter to Rick Fedrizzi of the US Green Building Council. The Sierra Club, Greenp..

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