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by Anonymous, March 31, 2008
March 31, 2008 - Architectural firm Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill, best known for designing Chicago's 108-story Sears Tower, is planning a 2 million square foot, wind- and solar-powered office complex...
by Anonymous, March 31, 2008
March 31, 2008 - With more products boasting green credentials, many designers are downplaying the environmental aspect in favor of good old-fashioned performance, Design Week reports.Thanks to "...
by Anonymous, March 31, 2008
March 31, 2008 - A design innovation in the industrial dryers used during beverage can manufacture can significantly boost energy efficiency in production lines, Food Production Daily reports. The...
by Anonymous, March 28, 2008
A brand, argues this whitepaper, is essentially a meaning-making system which generates and embodies a sustainable set of values which are embraced by its target audience. The real question people...
by Anonymous, March 28, 2008
March 28, 2008 - Proctor & Gamble aims to develop a $20 billion market over the next five years for what it calls "sustainable innovation" products - products that perform 10% better than their...
by Anonymous, March 28, 2008
March 28, 2008 - Attendees at Philips' shareholders meeting in Amsterdam yesterday encountered bright yellow banners and a 26-foot robot made from old electronics parts as Greenpeace activists...
by Anonymous, March 28, 2008
March 28, 2008 - Southern California Edison has leased 65 million square feet of roof space on California commercial buildings for what will be the largest solar cell installation in the U.S. The...
by Anonymous, March 27, 2008
Borders closing of its U.K. distribution center to save book miles is a terrific example of one of the real supply-chain benefits of innovating for sustainability brings to the...
by Anonymous, March 27, 2008
You want to go green, but how do you do it? Blogger Danny Bradbury explores the questions every green firm should ask itself. (BusinessGreen) Read more...
by Anonymous, March 27, 2008
How the Merchandise Mart transformed itself from a relic into a certified energy-efficient marvel and a model for other outdated buildings around the U.S. (Newsweek) Read more...
by Anonymous, March 27, 2008
Green marketing is all the rage today, and with that focus has come an avalanche of messages, materials, and other communication tools from brands big and small. Chief among those marketing...
by Anonymous, March 27, 2008
March 27, 2008 - More than half of finance executives believe sustainability can help their companies increase revenue, reduce operating costs, build shareholder value, and improve employee...
by Anonymous, March 27, 2008
March 27, 2008 - These days, corporate social responsibility professionals are just as likely to operate from their company's marketing department as they are to report to the chief operations...
by Anonymous, March 27, 2008
March 27, 2008 - Commercial printing supply firm Unisource has launched a free online tool to help customers select environmental preferable paper for their catalogs, brochures, and other custom...
by Anonymous, March 27, 2008
March 27, 2008 - McDonald's will soon be offering fairtrade tea at its 1,200 U.K. locations, the Telegraph reports. The fast-food giant has declined to renew its contract with Tetley in favor of PG...
by Anonymous, March 27, 2008
March 27, 2008 - Nissan is set to release new green procurement guidelines requiring parts suppliers to report their carbon emissions from manufacturing processes. The new guidelines, which replace...
by Mark McElroy, March 26, 2008
On April 30, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) will conduct a second public workshop in its continuing efforts to address the question of how sustainability claims in advertising should be handled....
by Anonymous, March 26, 2008
March 26, 2008 - Leading commercial real estate investor TIAA-CREF says it plans to improve the energy efficiency of its real estate portfolio 10% by 2010. The company is currently assessing the 43...
by Anonymous, March 26, 2008
March 26, 2008 - Xerox has created an online calculator to help customers pinpoint ways to green their office printing and copying. The new tool enables companies to evaluate their current...
by Anonymous, March 26, 2008
March 26, 2008 - Thin clients - computers than concentrate processing activities for many networked machines on a central server - can slash energy costs per workstation by as much as 81%,...
by Anonymous, March 26, 2008
March 26, 2008 - Supermarket chain Raley's has equipped a portion of its diesel truck fleet with new tailpipe exhaust filters that can significantly reduce smog-forming emissions, the Sacramento...
by Anonymous, March 25, 2008
Apple has made some progress in meeting its self-imposed goals for making more environmentally friendly products. But a look at what Apple has done in the past year finds that the company still has...
by Anonymous, March 25, 2008
March 25, 2008 - Under increasing pressure to report on climate management practices, more companies are turning to a standardized framework for publishing emissions data. Well over half (63%) of...
by Anonymous, March 25, 2008
March 25, 2008 - Concessions services firm Aramark is greening its operations at Major League Baseball (MLB) venues including Fenway Park and Coors Field. Environmental initiatives include...
by Anonymous, March 25, 2008
March 25, 2008 - The Coca-Cola Company, organizer of the Olympic torch relay leading up to this summer's Games in Beijing, has chosen environmental stewardship as its theme for the high-profile...
by Anonymous, March 24, 2008
To stay ahead in a $60 billion industry, eco-conscious companies are employing marketing tactics everywhere from parks to ski resorts. But some warn the move risks crossing a line. (Marketplace)...
by Anonymous, March 24, 2008
Power use is a hot topic as mobile devices deliver more services than ever. (Dallas Morning News) Read more...
by Anonymous, March 24, 2008
Huge cuts can be made to bills and emissions with technology already at our disposal. (ClimateChangeCorp) Read more...
by Mark McElroy, March 24, 2008
While it's great to see so many companies embracing sustainability reporting, most aren't giving us the whole picture, says Mark McElroy, founder of the Center for Sustainable Organizations (CSO...
by Anonymous, March 24, 2008
March 24, 2008 - Patagonia is tracking the environmental impact of select products from design to distribution, posting the results - for better or worse - on a microsite dedicated to the...
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