AT&T has used the WaterMAPP to achieve building water savings of up to 40 percent. Now the scorecard and calculator are available to any business.
Social entrepreneurs and NGOs are filling the gap to lead the sustainability charge, according to experts in this GlobeScan SustainAbility survey.
Even when the FTC doesn't define a term, consumers do. And when companies use words deceptively, consumers sue.
The company's drive for "outstanding" experiences extends to minimizing pollution and disaster relief.
Why all the buzz around microgrids? GreenBiz explains how distributed microgrids are transforming the energy system.
Sustainability is a key ingredient in Campbell Soup's core business strategy. VP Dave Stangis explains its "ripple effect" through the company.
The producers of two popular chemical assessment tools are joining forces to help companies squeeze chemicals from their products.
It's his job not only to future-proof quake-prone, coastal San Francisco, but to make sure the city thrives no matter what. Here's why you'll want a CRO in your town, too.
If the name Panasonic brings to mind TVs, laptops and cameras, think again. The electronics brand is angling to become an "Eco Solutions" powerhouse.
Billions of pounds of hazardous chemicals are made in America, yet unknown amounts more go unreported. The Environmental Defense Fund explains.
The chairman of California Energy Commission explains the future role of renewables in powering the Golden State.
The Autodesk Foundation seeks to foster design that addresses some of the world's biggest challenges. Its director explains the opportunities.
The online marketplace and outdoor-product company are helping to reshape how people interact with their stuff.
Here's a closer look at the GRESB, a sustainability "nutritional label" for real estate investments, from its director.
When drought strikes a water-stressed region, it devastates agriculture and the economy. Raising awareness is the first step toward water security.
A university town's transit system and a packaging company offer examples of how to keep sustainability meaningful in the Prairie State.
President Obamas 2011 program to boost energy efficiency in buildings has scored major wins. Here's one way to further progress.
What happens when one of the world’s greener, smarter cities meets the hyper-connected world? We’re about to find out.
The world needs to move to fully renewable energy and phase out all greenhouse gas emissions. Poor choices in buildings, energy and city development will delay.
As demand for high-tech devices grows, so does interest in recycling the esoteric metals that make them run. But challenges abound.