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by Anonymous, May 23, 2008
May 23, 2008 - Dunkin' Donuts has begun construction on its first LEED-certified location. The new restaurant in St. Petersburg, Fla., will incorporate a variety of green building enhancements,...
by Anonymous, May 22, 2008
Today's leaders see sustainability as a positive opportunity. This report is full of best practices from big brands such as Nike and Vodafone to smaller ethical enterprises such as Innocent and...
by Anonymous, May 22, 2008
The Direct Marketing Association lays out 15 baseline practices for environmental responsibility in direct marketing. Download now (PDF)...
by Anonymous, May 22, 2008
Cost increases in the transportation of raw material and products is clear and well publicized. But another, less obvious supply-chain expense may actually be costing you more waste. The...
by Anonymous, May 22, 2008
May 22, 2008 - Hewlett-Packard has created a new eco-label aimed at helping its customers more easily spot a product's green features. The new HP Eco Highlights label lists the environmental...
by Anonymous, May 22, 2008
May 22, 2008 - IBM has released a new software tool to help companies track and manage the climate impact of their supply chains. The Carbon Tradeoff Modeler analyzes a company's climate impact from...
by Anonymous, May 22, 2008
May 22, 2008 - General Motors has signed a deal to become the exclusive automotive sponsor behind Planet Green, the first green-lifestyles TV network. GM is planning to air a series of two-minute ads...
by Anonymous, May 22, 2008
May 22, 2008 - ExxonMobil has published its annual sustainability report a week ahead of an annual shareholders' meeting that is expected to call the company's climate policy into question....
by Anonymous, May 22, 2008
May 22, 2008 - Kraft has netted a LEED Gold green-building certification for its 800,000-square-foot distribution center near Chicago - the largest such facility to earn the rating so far. The...
by Anonymous, May 22, 2008
May 22, 2008 - Advantidge, a provider of card systems and services, has entered the growing bioplastics market with a new line of card products derived from corn. The new bioplastic "corn cards"...
by Anonymous, May 22, 2008
May 22, 2008 - A proposed global-warming fee for businesses operating in California's San Francisco Bay Area has been approved by the region's air board, San Jose Mercury News reports. Bay Area...
by Anonymous, May 22, 2008
May 22, 2008 - AT&T plans to add 105 alternative-fuel vehicles to its U.S. fleet with an eye toward assessing their environmental and operational benefits. The green-vehicle fleet includes 25...
by Anonymous, May 22, 2008
May 22, 2008 - Premier Healthcare Alliance (PHA), an industry trade group, has launched a climate and energy collaborative focused on helping healthcare facilities cut costs and reduce their carbon...
by Anonymous, May 21, 2008
Introducing 20 innovations that showcase the new business as usual. This first-annual report from the Environmental Defense Fund highlights game-changing best practices that can influence nearly...
by Anonymous, May 21, 2008
May 21, 2008 - Three months after hinting it may jettison its alternative energy unit, BP says it will invest $8 billion over the next ten years to develop new renewable energy technologies,...
by Anonymous, May 21, 2008
May 21, 2008 - Dow Chemical VP of sustainability Neil Hawkins says the company has recouped its ten-year, $1 billion energy-efficiency investment five times over thanks to lower utility costs and new...
by Anonymous, May 21, 2008
May 21, 2008 - In terms of employee satisfaction, giving your office a green makeover could be as simple as adding some well-placed ficus trees, according to a new study from Texas State University...
by Anonymous, May 21, 2008
May 21, 2008 - JetBlue Airways has introduced a suite of initiatives aimed at reducing the airline's environmental impact, from offering a customer carbon-offset program to developing new biofuels...
by Anonymous, May 21, 2008
May 21, 2008 - Office Depot has gotten a thumbs-up from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) on plans for a string of green retail locations under the new LEED Portfolio Program for multiple...
by Anonymous, May 21, 2008
May 21, 2008 - After successfully pressuring Apple to cut toxic materials from its iPhone, Greenpeace is taking aim at a new electronics product: gaming consoles. The group's latest report finds...
by Anonymous, May 20, 2008
This website is dedicated to helping restaurateurs move toward more sustainable operations. Find tips and resources, as well as case studies from several restaurants that have successfully...
by Anonymous, May 20, 2008
May 20, 2008 - PepsiCo Foodservice has partnered with the Green Restaurant Association (GRA), a not-for-profit trade group, to serve up environmental assessments for foodservice operators that sell...
by Anonymous, May 20, 2008
May 20, 2008 - Fujitsu Siemens Computers says it has developed the world's first monitor that requires no electricity at all while on standby. The so-called "zero-watt monitor" features a special...
by Anonymous, May 20, 2008
BMW is two-thirds of the way through a three-year green IT program to improve the efficiency of its datacenters and desktop IT systems. In this podcast, BMW VP Bennie Vorster talks about the company'...
by Anonymous, May 20, 2008
May 20, 2008 - IT hosting provider Rackspace has begun loading equipment into a new datacenter that will run on biomass energy from wood chips, wastepaper, and fiber fuel. The company has...
by Will Sarni, May 19, 2008
Historically, energy projects were not considered part of core business function. So why are companies including REI, Mars, SunChips, and Smart Papers all embracing the do-it-yourself (DIY) approach?...
by Anonymous, May 19, 2008
May 19, 2008 - Three out of four banks are planning to build new green branches or undertake major eco-renovations of existing locations within the next two years, according to new survey from IBT...
by Anonymous, May 19, 2008
May 19, 2008 - A shareholder rebellion over climate policy at the world's biggest oil company has gained new momentum with the support of four leading British institutional investors. F...
by Anonymous, May 19, 2008
May 19, 2008 - A Toyota dealership in Rockwall, Texas, has become the first car dealership to receive LEED Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. Toyota, whose dealership in...
by Anonymous, May 19, 2008
May 19, 2008 - Avis Rent A Car says it will switch to an electronic format for customer brochures and other marketing materials in an effort to cut costs and save paper. Avis will now make all...
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