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by Anonymous, August 11, 2008
The principles of sustainability are changing the way companies communicate. At the same time stakeholders are becoming increasingly skeptical of the messages companies are sending. This guide, from...
by Anonymous, August 11, 2008
Aug. 11, 2008 - Royal Philips Electronics has designed a "warm and visually comforting" office lighting system composed exclusively of energy-efficient LEDs, according to efficiency blog...
by Sustainable Brands, August 8, 2008
Aug. 8, 2008 - Swedish furniture giant IKEA is pouring more than $75 million into cleantech startups over the next five years with an eye toward selling solar panels and other home energy-saving...
by Sustainable Brands, August 8, 2008
Aug. 8, 2008 - Hewlett-Packard has qualified all business PC, printing, and server products shipped in the United States and Canada under the U.S. EPA's SmartWay Transport program for fuel-efficient...
by Sustainable Brands, August 8, 2008
Aug. 8, 2008 - After a successful pilot in Colorado and Ohio, Allstate is expanding its program to offset drivers' auto emissions by funding reforestation and clean energy projects in the U.S....
by Anonymous, August 7, 2008
Many IT departments want to undertake green IT initiatives, but don't know where to start. This guide shows how to build a green IT action plan by setting realistic goals and choosing projects that...
by Sustainable Brands, August 7, 2008
Aug. 7, 2008 - Dell says it has either reduced or offset 100% of the company's carbon impact from global operations - months ahead of its end-of-year deadline. Since 2004, the company's annual...
by Anonymous, August 7, 2008
This toolkit, produced by the U.S. EPA, offers practical techniques and strategies for leaner, cleaner manufacturing. The toolkit is written for "lean operational managers, environmental...
by Sustainable Brands, August 7, 2008
Aug. 7, 2008 - Packaging firms are feeling the squeeze as retailers up their expectations for more recyclable, resource-efficient product packaging, according to a new industry report.The report, by...
by Sustainable Brands, August 7, 2008
Aug. 7, 2008 - Nissan has developed an "Eco Pedal" system that prevents drivers from giving their vehicles too much gas. The system features a control mechanism that gently pushes back against the...
by Anonymous, August 7, 2008
Earlier this week, green-product design software and information company Sustainable Minds launched its first information services aimed at providing designers with some much-needed advice on...
by Sustainable Brands, August 7, 2008
Aug. 7, 2008 - An event services outfit called Synanto is pitching conference venues on a highly energy-efficient electronic system to replace carbon-hungry, paper-based business meeting agendas,...
by Anonymous, August 7, 2008
Aug. 7, 2008 - Nine in ten U.S. consumers think environmental responsibility is important, but they still expect companies to do most of the heavy lifting - by marketing greener products, according...
by Sustainable Brands, August 6, 2008
Aug. 6, 2008 - Method is getting more bang for its carbon-offset buck, giving priority to renewable energy projects that reduce carbon emissions within the company's own supply chain. Method is...
by Sustainable Brands, August 6, 2008
Aug. 6, 2008 - Is five years too long to wait for your energy-efficiency upgrades to pay off? Ninety-five percent of U.K. businesses think so, according to a new survey (via BusinessGreen). The...
by Anonymous, August 6, 2008
This map forecasts the external factors that will impact business sustainability over the period the next ten years (through 2017). Discover the future forces that are likely to affect your business...
by Sustainable Brands, August 6, 2008
Aug. 6, 2008 - A printing supplies firm in Maine has pioneered a new soy-based toner powder for laser printers. PRC Technologies reports that it is the first company to market with a soy toner for...
by Sustainable Brands, August 5, 2008
Aug. 5, 2008 - A new study blows the lid off a relatively young but fast-growing multimillion dollar industry: assurance for corporate sustainability reports. The study, by CorporateRegister.com,...
by Sustainable Brands, August 5, 2008
Aug. 5, 2008 - With small and medium-size enterprises (SMEs) buying PCs and servers in record numbers, green (read: energy efficient) computing is starting to look a whole lot more attractive within...
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by Sustainable Brands, August 5, 2008
Aug. 5, 2008 - Venture capital investment in U.S. cleantech companies bumped 41% in the second quarter of 2008, thanks in large part to multimillion dollar commitments from some of the biggest names...
by Sustainable Brands, August 5, 2008
Aug. 5, 2008 - Data storage firms now have help verifying the energy savings of their products, making them eligible for energy-efficiency rebates. Wikibon, a Wikipedia-style IT advice portal, has...
by Anonymous, August 5, 2008
This issue brief examines the potential impacts of climate changes on business, risks and opportunities, the business case for adaptation planning, and highlights areas in which business could have a...
by Anonymous, August 4, 2008
Companies that don't communicate their environmental and social progress will lose out to competitors that do. Here's how not to get left behind. By Coral Rose "Ethical consumerism" -...
by Anonymous, August 4, 2008
Vendors are starting to design IT equipment with environmental impacts in mind. Here's an inside looking into Hewlett-Packard's Design for Environment program. (Computerworld) Read more...
by Sustainable Brands, August 4, 2008
Aug. 4, 2008 - IBM is trying out a new state-of-the-art datacenter design aimed at souping up computing capability while minimizing energy use and eco-impact. IBM's datacenter facility in North...
by Sustainable Brands, August 4, 2008
Aug. 4, 2008 - Innocent Smoothies, a British beverage company that claims to ship its product solely via boat or rail to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, has been trucking its fruit drinks hundreds...
by Anonymous, August 3, 2008
Aug. 4, 2008 - After years of siting factories wherever labor happened to be cheapest, companies are now having to factor the rising costs of transportation into their far-flung supply chain models,...
by Anonymous, August 1, 2008
Symantec, one of the world's largest security software companies, signed the U.N. Global Compact in 2006 - a move that became a catalyst for the company's fledgling corporate responsibility program....
by Sustainable Brands, August 1, 2008
Aug. 1, 2008 - Kohl's has earned U.S. EPA's Energy Star rating for 50 of its U.S. locations - the largest multi-site certification ever awarded to a retail chain. Kohl's has implemented a range of...
by Sustainable Brands, August 1, 2008
Aug. 1, 2008 - Anheuser-Busch is converting all 12 of its U.S. breweries to run on 15% renewable energy by the end of next year. The beer giant is installing bio-energy recovery systems (BERS)...

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