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by Anonymous, March 19, 2008
March 19, 2008 - The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) has halted its investigation into Woolworths' green label for its store brand of tissue products, saying the matter is too...
by Anonymous, March 19, 2008
March 19, 2008 - Wal-Mart has opened a new energy-efficient store in Las Vegas that is tailored to the unique environmental conditions of the American West. The prototype, dubbed HE.5, is designed to...
by Anonymous, March 19, 2008
March 19, 2008 - Department store chain JCPenney has created a new designation for private-label merchandise that meets baseline environmental performance standards. The new Simply Green logo...
by Anonymous, March 18, 2008
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by Anonymous, March 18, 2008
BURLINGAME, Calif., Jan. 25 Sustainable Life Media today announced its advisory board for Sustainable Brands 08, the only event that addresses how to leverage all aspects of sustainability as a...
by Anonymous, March 18, 2008
BURLINGAME, Calif., Dec. 18 After a highly successful inaugural conference in September, Sustainable Life Media announced today that its next Sustainable Brands Conference, the only event that...
by Anonymous, March 18, 2008
March 18, 2008 - A new CIO magazine survey of IT executives finds that only a quarter of respondents currently measure their carbon footprint and, of those, just 11% include energy use from IT...
by Anonymous, March 18, 2008
March 18, 2008 - Researchers have found a known carcinogen in personal care products made by high-profile green brands, including Seventh Generation and Nature's Gate, L.A. Times reports. Tests of...
by Anonymous, March 18, 2008
March 18, 2008 - Bissell says it's getting "a little greener," unveiling a new floor cleaner - dubbed "Little Green" - that symbolizes the company's focus on small environmental improvements over...
by Anonymous, March 18, 2008
March 18, 2008 - Travelers has expanded its insurance coverage for mid-sized businesses that own commercial real estate. The company's enhanced Deluxe Property Coverage promotes the use of...
by Anonymous, March 17, 2008
The computer weekly's 2008 rating of some of the latest and greatest green desktop and laptop PCs on the market today. (PC Magazine) Read more...
by Anonymous, March 17, 2008
It is vital for CEOs to lead the way if companies are to combat the effects of climate change, argues columnist Andrew Cave. (U.K. Telegraph) Read more...
by Anonymous, March 17, 2008
At a recent conference organized by the Wall Street Journal, GE's Jeff Immelt and Wal-Mart's Lee Scott fielded some pointed questions from conservative market watchers on their aggressive...
by Anonymous, March 17, 2008
Jonathan Steel, CEO technology analysts The Bathwick Group, offers his take on the state of green IT and energy consumption. (Smart Planet) Read more...
by Anonymous, March 17, 2008
Business consultant and author Chris Laszlo knows a thing or two about value creation. His new book, Sustainable Value: How the World's Leading Companies Are Doing Well by Doing Good, builds on...
by Anonymous, March 17, 2008
March 17, 2008 - Hewlett-Packard has hired advertising firm McGarryBowen for an "unspecified corporate assignment" that may focus on the computer giant's green offerings, according to Advertising...
by Anonymous, March 17, 2008
March 17, 2008 - Wal-Mart plans to meet with its Chinese suppliers this fall in a bid to improve environmental performance at the factories that manufacture its products, Reuters reports. CEO Lee...
by Anonymous, March 17, 2008
March 17, 2008 - Barclays planned datacenter in Gloucester, U.K., will be the first in Europe to use Hewlett-Packard's Dynamic Smart Cooling technology, a system that monitors and...
by Anonymous, March 17, 2008
March 17, 2008 - Department store chain Nordstrom is transitioning to fully recyclable shopping bags and gift boxes, to be rolled out as current supplies run out over the course of this year. By...
by Anonymous, March 17, 2008
March 17, 2008 - Formerly concerned with speed above all, Formula One has begun offering incentives to car manufacturers that incorporate greener technologies into their racecars. In the past year...
by Anonymous, March 17, 2008
March 17, 2008 - German consumer products giant Henkel has cut energy, water, and waste from its manufacturing processes while boosting profits 61% over the past five years, according to the...
by Anonymous, March 17, 2008
March 17, 2008 - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved stricter emission standards for diesel locomotive and marine engines. The new standards aim to cut particulate pollution...
by Anonymous, March 13, 2008
March 13, 2008 - U.K.'s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has banned an advertising campaign for the U.S. cotton industry that refers to cotton as "sustainable," the Guardian reports....
by Anonymous, March 13, 2008
March 13, 2008 - China Mobile, the world's largest mobile phone operator, is targeting a significant boost in energy efficiency "per unit of telecommunications traffic," meaning that it will cut...
by Anonymous, March 13, 2008
March 13, 2008 - DHL has partnered with U.K. department store chain TK Maxx on a delivery truck redesign aimed at boosting fuel efficiency and cutting emissions without compromising load capacity....
by Anonymous, March 12, 2008
March 12, 2008 - Chemical giant BASF has changed its reporting structure "to meet growing demands to integrate sustainability reporting with financial reporting." Its latest annual report, released...
by Anonymous, March 12, 2008
March 12, 2008 - Office products giant Staples is now using recycled-content paper certified by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) as the standard copy paper at its 1,400 Copy & Print Centers...
by Anonymous, March 12, 2008
March 12, 2008 - Union Pacific Railroad is greening its freight transportation with a conservation program that trains engineers to use as little diesel fuel as possible on their runs, reports NBC...
by Anonymous, March 12, 2008
March 12, 2008 - First Alert is phasing out PVC from the packaging for its line of smoke and carbon monoxide alarms. The products' plastic clamshells will now be made from recyclable PET plastic,...
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by Anonymous, March 12, 2008
March 12, 2008 - Con-way Freight has modified the engine settings on its fleet of 8,400 tractor-trailers in a bid to improve fuel conservation and reduce carbon emissions. The truck engines' speed...
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