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Sponsored: How goods are packaged is driving consumer purchasing decisions.
December 2, 2019 by Ian Lifshitz
Central Hudson Gas & Electric's two-year plan includes building microgrids and increasing community solar.
August 19, 2014 by Elisa Wood
The semiconductor giant is betting big on eco-design and LCAs for all products by 2015.
August 6, 2013 by Pamela Gordon
It's in style to treat workers better and waste less.
July 11, 2013 by Christina DesMarais
Now that the Earth Day backlog has been cleared, we face a flood of interesting news from the world of sustainable business.
May 3, 2013 by Matthew Wheeland
Ready for the next stage of sustainability? Here are some tips on how to profit by doing good, instead of just doing less harm.
February 5, 2013 by Anthea Rowe
Frustrated by slow uptake of digital billing, the telecom giant has just launched a reusable envelope for paper bills, a move that will save 400 tons of paper and more than 10 million gallons of water per year.
June 13, 2012 by Alison Moodie
The consumer goods manufacturer says it has achieved a 21% improvement in lifecycle greenhouse gas emissions per dose since 2007, beating its goal for 2020
May 31, 2012 by GreenBiz Editors
Hannah Jones, vice president of sustainable business and innovation at Nike, talks about how to tap mega trends like population growth, scarcer natural resources and climate change to create massive opportunities for new business models.
May 27, 2012 by Chrissy Coughlin
The EPD Transparency Brief aims to make product environmental information not only free, but simple to review.
May 17, 2012 by Jonathan Bardelline
The automaker has announced an audacious plan to funnel two-thirds of its investments for the next five years into an 'ecological restructuring,' resulting in ever-cleaner vehicles.
March 8, 2012 by BusinessGreen Staff
Strips that absorb the gas that accelerates fruit ripening are being tested by Marks & Spencer and Tesco in the hopes of slashing food and packaging waste.
February 10, 2012 by Jonathan Bardelline
At the GreenBiz Forum in New York City, the CEO of the world-leading sustainable manufacturer talks about how Interface continues to evolve and improve the sustainability of its products, and how its taking its products to the skies.
January 25, 2012 by Adam Aston
The coalition's creative collaboration model is tacking the biggest problems in corporate sustainability, and in the process developing a way to create truly sustainable consumer goods.
December 19, 2011 by Will Pekel
The world's second largest sports brand has been working on a cross-industry partnership to phase out hazardous chemicals in its supply chain, in response to a challenge from Greenpeace.
September 1, 2011 by Jessica Shankleman
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April 20, 2011 by Ray Anderson
The total private investment in companies that are building the clean economy has climbed over $400 billion since the end of 2009, and puts G-20 countries on track to invest $20 trillion in sustainability by 2020.
August 4, 2010 by GreenBiz Editors
When Nike first began incorporating sustainability into its business practices, the risks and opportunities we grappled with seemed distant indeed, even non-existent to most businesses. Fifteen years later, the risks and opportunities that businesses face from environmental and social challenges are more obvious than ever.
March 12, 2010 by Sarah Severn
IBM has eliminated from its chip manufacturing processes the use of perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), two compounds found to be bioaccumulative and persistent.
March 2, 2010 by GreenerComputing Staff
New rankings from Tomorrow's Value Rating gives the three firms high scores for their sustainability leadership, embrace of innovation, and drive toward sustainable supply chains. AT&T and Verizon finish last in the rankings.
February 26, 2010 by GreenerComputing Staff
Sustainability has become the touchstone of the entire discussion about the relationship between business and the society it serves. It is a global issue, with an impact in every country, and every community.
February 3, 2010 by John Anderson
How many times have you felt stymied in helping yourself and your colleagues advance toward a common goal in a sustainable way because of commitment, communication patterns or other reasons? Permaculture offers a powerful system of sustainable design that can help.
February 1, 2010 by David Jaber
As we view the whatever-it's-called decade in the rearview mirror, it's tempting to assess what's transpired since the good old days of Y2K to see how far we've come — and how far we haven't.
January 4, 2010 by Joel Makower
The landmark memorandum of understanding identified a variety of projects that can help the dairy industry achieve those greenhouse gas reduction goals and increase its financial and environmental sustainability.
December 22, 2009 by GreenBiz Editors