Not all solutions have to be high tech. MIT, arguably the most famous science and technology university in the United States, is fighting food waste with a camera.
Every corporate environment has targets that they set out and pursue to achieve. The purpose of setting these goals is to better the organization and improve the manner in which specific actions are performed.
The Last (Single-Use) StrawIf you've gotten a drink in a forward-thinking Seattle bar lately, you may have noticed the lack of a straw in your drink. Or maybe you were served a nifty-looking paper slurper reminiscent of an old-time soda fountain.
Members of the government and industry in Great Britain are calling on the government to impose a new tax on disposable coffee cups of 25 pence each, and if that doesn't work, to ban disposable cups altogether. The situation is a mess and produces too much trash and litter.
Taking care of the planet is a responsibility that all people share. For those that are looking to make a difference, finding ways to improve sustainability and be greener can be very beneficial.
Plastic pollution in the oceans and landfills across the world is continuing to be a very significant concern. While there are global efforts in place to start cleaning up this pollution and slow the growth, there are many different things that you can do at home or in your place of business that can help with the effort to help with the effort.
Tofu is a food product made from bean curd that is much beloved by lovers of Asian cuisine as well as vegetarians. Tofu is packed with protein and, albeit bland by itself, goes with just about everything, both savory and sweet.
Those with a desire to make the world a better place will often look for ways to be greener while they are at home. While these efforts are important, you should also look for ways to make your workplace greener as well.
Competitions that encourage work-teams to accomplish great things together, while establishing deeper community ties, is a wonderful way for businesses to engage with their workforce and the community, and to promote business values related to environmental stewardship and social responsibility. Recycling competitions offer a wide variety of possibilities.
Due to continued environmental challenges facing the entire world, all people have a responsibility to try and be as green as possible. For those that work in an office, encouraging co-workers and employees to focus on the environment is also a good idea.