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April 2016

How To Build Empathy with Sustainability Naysayers & Cynics

How To Build Empathy with Sustainability Naysayers & Cynics

The most frustrating aspect of promoting sustainability is the cynicism and apathy of those who don't see the need for sustainability initiatives. Concerns that seem so obviously important to us are contemptible to them.

Why Your Business Should Recycle

Why Your Business Should Recycle

Why Your Business Should RecycleYou already know the mantra. It's good for the environment.

Are Rooftop Gardens The Next Big Thing In Corporate Social Responsibility?

Are Rooftop Gardens The Next Big Thing In Corporate Social Responsibility?

Cities offer a lot of conveniences for those who live in them. Everything from nightlife to commuting is centralized and within easy reach, government services are regular and dependable, and city dwellers have more cosmopolitan populations, which allow you to interact with more heterogeneous groups than you could outside of a city.

How A Waste Audit Can Establish Your Reduction Program’s Baseline

How A Waste Audit Can Establish Your Reduction Program’s Baseline

There's a great deal of talk about sustainability at the office these days, but how does an organization decide how to start waste reduction and recycling, and where to focus their initial recycling efforts?  First, they should quantify their current waste levels and identify the area needing greatest improvement.  A Waste Audit is a terrific way to do that.

4 Ways To Green Your Spring Cleaning

4 Ways To Green Your Spring Cleaning

With spring finally here, it's time for a thorough house cleaning. Many of us start throwing away or recycling various items, while conducting a deep cleanse with various cleaning products.

3 Reasons Why Green LEED Buildings Can Boost Business

3 Reasons Why Green LEED Buildings Can Boost Business

LEED building standards are a hard reach for many companies, whether when building a new structure or retrofitting an existing building or space. In turn, a business might decide that it's not worth the time, consultation, and effort to become LEED certified.

Vermicompost: A Simple Way to Reduce Your Food Waste

Vermicompost: A Simple Way to Reduce Your Food Waste

Food waste is easily one of the biggest sources of waste in our country today. About 40% of food in the US goes uneaten in a given year, according to the National Resources Defense Council.

5 Ways to Educate the Importance of Recycling

5 Ways to Educate the Importance of Recycling

Recycling is so simple to do that everyone can do it. However, many people resist the practice.

The Innovative Nanotech Toilet Could Help Provide Access To Water & Electricity

The Innovative Nanotech Toilet Could Help Provide Access To Water & Electricity

Without a doubt, the flush toilet has been a boon to humankind. The ability to remove bodily waste from where people live to treatment plants has improved sanitation and public health immeasurably.