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by Anonymous, June 13, 2008
June 13, 2008 - British candymaker Fox's Confectionery has begun packaging its sweets in clear PET plastic containers that are not only environmentally preferable to PVC but also show the candy to...
by Anonymous, June 13, 2008
Could collaboration between companies with similar supply chain goals be the future of highly effective supply chains? A new report certainly supports the idea, putting up some big numbers on how...
by Anonymous, June 12, 2008
MONTEREY, CA - June 5, 2008 - Sustainable Brands '08 came to a close after four days of stimulating and thought-provoking dialogue on all aspects of sustainability. The second Sustainable Brands...
by Anonymous, June 12, 2008
The Designers Accord - a kind of brain trust for the latest thinking on green design - is rapidly gaining steam, encouraging designers of all disciplines to collaborate on sustainability. By Emily...
by Anonymous, June 12, 2008
June 12, 2008 - Half of today's businesses lack a sustainability strategy, and those that do are more likely focus on improving perceptions and responding to increasing regulations than generating...
by Anonymous, June 12, 2008
"Integrity + Innovation = Sustainable Performance." The "I + I" formula for corporate sustainability has been a key success factor for retail giant Marks...
by Anonymous, June 12, 2008
June 12, 2008 - IBM has unveiled standardized (or "modular") datacenter units that it says can cut energy use 50% compared to custom-designed IT environments. "By building in smaller, standardized...
by Anonymous, June 12, 2008
This WWF International report, developed in partnership with Hewlett-Packard, outlines ten IT strategies that can prevent a billion tons of carbon dioxide emissions from being released into our...
by Anonymous, June 12, 2008
June 12, 2008 - Microsoft has published a whitepaper showing that the new Windows Server 2008 uses 10% less energy than its predecessor, released in 2003. "Microsoft Windows Server 2008 has been...
by Anonymous, June 12, 2008
June 12, 2008 - The British Soft Drinks Association (BSDA) has outlined its long-term strategies for reducing the industry's environmental impact from climate emissions, packaging waste, water use,...
by Anonymous, June 11, 2008
The Clorox Company made headlines last year with a major brand buyout aimed at expanding the company's presence on the green-products market. At SLM's Sustainable Brands '08 conference in Monterey,...
by Anonymous, June 11, 2008
June 11, 2008 - No company has a perfect track record on environmental issues, but that shouldn't stop them from communicating their efforts to consumers, Conservation International CEO Peter...
by Anonymous, June 11, 2008
June 11, 2008- Sustainability practices boost profits and strengthen consumer loyalty in a tough economic climate, according to new report on trends in the consumer products industry. The report,...
by Anonymous, June 10, 2008
Simply switching off idle IT equipment can be a surefire way to go green and save green. So why are IT managers so afraid of the dark? By Doug Washburn Simply switching off idle IT equipment...
by Anonymous, June 10, 2008
June 10, 2008 - Sun Microsystems has released new numbers detailing the carbon, commute, and cost benefits of its Open Work program, which encourages employees to telework whenever possible. Sun...
by Anonymous, June 10, 2008
June 10, 2008 - Panasonic has tapped one of its factories in Japan as a laboratory for environmental innovation in product design and manufacturing. The Kusatsu factory of Matsushita Home...
by Anonymous, June 10, 2008
Cisco last year revamped its innovation group, making a number of key hires including Paul Marcoux, a former American Power Conversion exec and founding member of The Green Grid. In this interview,...
by Anonymous, June 10, 2008
Sustainability officers must work with the marketing side to communicate their companies' commitments to the environment. (Advertising Age) Read more...
by Anonymous, June 9, 2008
June 9, 2008 - Epson has pledged to slash greenhouse gas emissions 90% by 2050, focusing primarily on reducing the environmental impact from parts manufacturing. The commitment is part of Epson's...
by Anonymous, June 9, 2008
June 9, 2008 - A Senate bill that would have cut total U.S. greenhouse gas emissions 66% by 2050 has fallen just short, netting support from 54 senators but failing to earn the 60 votes needed to...
by Anonymous, June 9, 2008
June 9, 2008 - Toyota has made big leap forward in hybrid engine technology, designing a fuel-cell hybrid car that can drive twice as far per tank as its predecessor. Test results, certified in Japan...
by Anonymous, June 9, 2008
June 9, 2009 - Xerox is selling customers on its green-printing products with a two-story tradeshow exhibit that the company says embodies its sustainability strategy. Xerox debuted a greener,...
by Anonymous, June 9, 2008
Ever wonder what's in the adhesive that keeps the label stuck on your shampoo bottle? Jeff Salisbury does, too. His flexographic printing company, Label Impressions, is going the extra mile to find...
by Anonymous, June 7, 2008
June 6, 2008 Conscious consumers look set to take the $209 billion LOHAS (Lifestyles of Health and Sustainability) products market past the $400 billion mark by 2010, according to the...
by Anonymous, June 7, 2008
June 6, 2008 Verizon has established new energy-efficiency standards for the IT equipment it buys, requiring manufacturers to improve the energy performance of their products by an estimated...
by Anonymous, June 7, 2008
June 6, 2008 - The New York Marriott Downtown has fired up a tri-generation power plant that will provide the hotel with its own electricity, cooling, and heating on-site. The new...
by Anonymous, June 7, 2008
June 5, 2008 - Environmental damage and species loss costs between $2.1 and $4.8 trillion dollars a year, according to a new U.N. report on biodiversity. The report the most comprehensive...
by Anonymous, June 7, 2008
June 5, 2008 Hilton Hotels has unveiled a long-term plan for reducing its environmental impact that the company says will weave sustainability into the core fabric of its...
by Anonymous, June 7, 2008
June 5, 2008 Hewlett-Packard is looking to develop new markets for its green IT products, funding new technology research aimed at boosting datacenter energy efficiency by 75%. HP Labs,...
by Anonymous, June 7, 2008
June 4, 2008 Leading companies including Chase, Target, and Dell are spearheading a major public awareness campaign that is being billed as the largest-ever consumer engagement effort to combat...
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