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by Sustainable Brands, September 3, 2008
Sept. 3, 2008 - Hewlett-Packard has answered Wal-Mart's call for greener packaging, replacing standard shipping materials with a protective "messenger bag" that downsizes product packaging by a...
by Sustainable Brands, September 3, 2008
Sept. 3, 2008 - Proof positive that the green-products market is heating up? Online auction house eBay has created a new e-commerce site specifically for ethically sourced and environmentally...
by Andrew Winston, September 3, 2008
It's becoming increasingly clear that green product innovation is far from a philanthropic effort - it's a growth platform, especially during slower economic times.With so much attention on resource...
by Anonymous, September 3, 2008
Method Products has made a name for itself designing household cleaning products that are not only green but also cool-looking enough to display above the kitchen counter. At Sustainable Brands '08...
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by Sustainable Brands, September 2, 2008
Sept. 2, 2008 - A new Ernst & Young report warns companies against relocating their manufacturing operations to certain developing countries - because lower environmental standards put them at...
by Sustainable Brands, September 2, 2008
Sept. 2, 2008 - UPS saved three million gallons of gas and 30 million miles driven last year thanks to a fleet of computer programs geared toward shaving the distance its packages travel before...
by Sustainable Brands, September 2, 2008
Sept. 2, 2008 - The International Telecommunication Union has set up a new task force to study the impact of information and communication technology (ICT) on climate change. British Telecom's Dr...
by Sustainable Brands, September 2, 2008
Sept. 2, 2008 - Right back atcha: As government watchdog groups push back on companies' green marketing claims, an Aussie law firm blames vague and confusing eco-advertising on...vague and confusing...
by Anonymous, August 29, 2008
Aug. 29, 2008 - General Electric has kicked off a new marketing campaign highlighting the water- and energy-saving potential of its new line of frontload washers, MediaPost reports. Convenience is...
by Anonymous, August 29, 2008
Aug. 29, 2008 - Equity Office Properties Trust, owner of 20 office towers throughout the Boston area, has announced a multimillion dollar effort to certify its properties under the U.S. Green...
by Anonymous, August 29, 2008
Aug. 29, 2008 - Cray has developed a new liquid cooling technology that it says will allow computers to operate at petaflop speed (one quadrillion of calculations per second) while delivering...
by Will Sarni, August 29, 2008
Ninety-five percent of U.K. businesses think five years is too long to wait for energy-efficiency upgrades to pay off. Here are some of the factors at play in such short-sightedness - and what you...
by Anonymous, August 28, 2008
Aug. 28, 2008 - Microsoft has implemented a new recycling program at its Redmond, Wash., headquarters that the computer giant says has already cut the campus's waste by 50%. Click here to find out...
by Anonymous, August 28, 2008
Aug. 28, 2008 - Colleges and universities are trialling an innovative green strategy that may be coming to a company cafeteria near you - banning food-service trays to cut waste and energy...
by Anonymous, August 28, 2008
Aug. 28, 2008 - The Body Shop is rolling out a new advertising push that shares the stories behind its green products, BrandWeek reports. The new "Nature's Way to Beautiful" campaign, which includes...
by Anonymous, August 28, 2008
Aug. 28, 2008 - Entrepreneurs are being slow to recognize the advantages and opportunities afforded by sustainable business practices, according to a new Deloitte report. The survey of British...
by Anonymous, August 27, 2008
Aug. 27. 2008 - Wal-Mart Canada CEO David Cheesewright has outlined a bold plan to cut energy use by more than 30% in all Canadian Wal-Mart stores opening in 2009. Speaking to a gathering of 1,600...
by Anonymous, August 27, 2008
Aug. 27, 2008 - Sanyo has redesigned its refrigeration systems to boost energy efficiency and lower operating costs for biomedical laboratory facilities. Internal testing shows that the new "...
by Anonymous, August 27, 2008
Aug. 26, 2008 - Coca-Cola's recycling arm plans to "close the loop" at this year's Democratic and Republican National Conventions, recycling of 100% materials sold at both events and turning the...
by Sustainable Brands, August 27, 2008
Aug. 27, 2008 - New York Attorney General Andrew M. Cuomo says he will require Xcel Energy to disclose its financial risks from climate change - the first time a major U.S. energy provider has been...
by Anonymous, August 26, 2008
A new research program at the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business, developed by assistant professor Nigel Melville, is exploring ways in which IT can contribute to environmental...
by Anonymous, August 26, 2008
Aug. 26, 2008 - Neenah Paper is planning to convert wood and fiber waste into steam energy to power its largest fine paper mill. Nearly all of the energy used at the company's Whiting Mill will be...
by Jacquelyn Ottman, August 26, 2008
Green marketing guru Jacquie Ottman weighs in on the brouhaha over ExxonMobil's high-profile advertising efforts at the Washington Nationals' new green ballpark.ExxonMobil is coming around to the...
by Anonymous, August 25, 2008
Aug. 25, 2008 - Packaged food giant ConAgra has unleashed a full-scale effort to curb its carbon footprint, joining the U.S. EPA's Climate Leaders and Energy Star programs and committing to stringent...
by Anonymous, August 25, 2008
Aug. 25, 2008 - Penske has leased its first-ever fleet of fuel-efficient hybrid refrigerated trucks to a food rescue organization in New York City. City Harvest is Penske's first customer for the...
by Anonymous, August 25, 2008
Aug. 25, 2008 - ConAgra Foods has tapped Associated Packaging Technologies (APT) to develop recycled PET frozen food trays for its Healthy Choice, Banquet, Kid Cuisine, and Marie Callender's brands...
by Anonymous, August 25, 2008
Aug. 25, 2008 - Jetro Cash and Carry, a restaurant supply firm, has completed an energy efficiency upgrade at its Jersey City, N.J., retail outlet that the company says will save more than $40,000 a...
by Anonymous, August 22, 2008
Aug 22. 2008 - Is America really ready for a change? We'll find out later this month when biodegradable hotel key cards made of wood debut in Denver hotels during the Democratic National Convention...
by Anonymous, August 22, 2008
Aug. 22, 2008 - Two-thirds of U.S. industries overlook 75% of their total greenhouse gas emissions using current calculation methods, say researchers at Carnegie Mellon University. A little...
by Anonymous, August 22, 2008
Aug. 22, 2008 - Green retail initiatives are a win-win for retailers, helping to reduce operating costs and earn customer loyalty, according to a new survey of 100 industry executives. The survey...

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