Daily Archives: May 17, 2010

Making the States Full Partners in a National Climate Change Effort: A Necessary Element for Sustainable Economic Development

Via Docuticker. Making the States Full Partners in a National Climate Change Effort: A Necessary Element for Sustainable Economic Development Source: Environmental Law Reporter/Widener Law School Legal Studies Research Paper (via SSRN) This article explains why states and localities need … Continue reading

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How the World's Largest Retailers are Stocking Shelves with Green Goods

Read the full story at GreenBiz. Although companies in general and retailers in particular are going green in droves, there is still a wide range in just how far those firms have incorporated green practices and products, and there remain … Continue reading

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Companies doing more to keep items out of landfills

Read the full story in Phoenix Business Journal. Businesses have begun looking for better ways to dispose of their outdated computers, printers and other electronic gear than pitching them into a trash can.

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Challenge: Reporter vs. the Web on going green' questions

Read the full story at the Kansas City Star. I recently accepted a challenge from ask.com who saw an earlier article I did on finding companies that do no harm. They e-mailed me their “going green top 10 questions” and … Continue reading

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Green your Prom

Read the full story at Planet Connect. With prom season fast approaching, we wanted to show you some ways that let you enjoy the big night, and be environmentally conscious at the same time! We’ve got a few standout ideas … Continue reading

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Application deadline extended for Illinois Governor's Sustainability Awards

The deadline for applying for the Illinois Governor’s Sustainability Award has been extended.  Applications will be accepted online until close of business on Friday, May 28, 2010.

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