User: flenvcenter Topic: Waste-National
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Greening the internet: What Apple and Google are getting right 22.5.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
But there's still a ways to go to producing tech devices and content with less environmental impact.
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How to measurably improve existing buildings' energy, water, and waste impacts 21.5.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
How to measurably improve existing buildings' energy, water, and waste impacts
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How many calories are in that pizza? Chain restaurants now have to tell you. 7.5.2018 Washington Post
Consumers should expect to see the labels at restaurant, grocery and convenience store chains with 20 or more locations.
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American people speak loud and clear on Zinke’s proposal to gut the BLM methane rule 3.5.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
American people speak loud and clear on Zinke’s proposal to gut the BLM methane rule
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A better approach to sustainability is a better approach to business 2.5.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Sponsored: Learn how Mohawk's commitment to environmental stewardship and the circular economy has translated into a dramatic increase in value for its stakeholders, both internal and external.
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Food giants Unilever, Nestle and PepsiCo will get tougher on single-use plastics 30.4.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
They're part of an industry-wide commitment in the United Kingdom aimed at reducing "unnecessary" packaging by 2025 and accelerating innovation in recyclable, reusable and compostable containers.
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The US Has Millions of Tons of a Low-Carbon Fuel Source—but It's Being Thrown Away 25.4.2018 WRI Stories
The US Has Millions of Tons of a Low-Carbon Fuel Source—but It's Being Thrown Away Comments|Add Comment|PrintRenewable natural gas can be used in any vehicle with a natural gas engine—typically garbage trucks, freight haulers and buses. Photo by Pixabay The United States generates millions of tons of food scraps; inedible fats, oils and greases; sewage and manure. Some of this organic waste is used for energy or fertilizer, but most of it—around 50 million tons a year—is sent to landfills,... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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This Earth Day: You tell us how to reduce, reuse and recycle 21.4.2018 LA Times: Commentary

Happy Earth Day!

We asked readers for their favorite ways to curb single-use plastics, recycle more, consume less and generally do their part to celebrate Earth Day every day.

Here are a few of their tips. If you want to share your best tips for going green, email us at home@latimes.com and we...

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Five myths about recycling 20.4.2018 Washington Post: Op-Eds
This myth has been kicking around for decades. Daniel K. Benjamin, a senior fellow at the Property and Environment Research Center, recently told Big Think, “In most cities across the nation, recyclin...
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To curb ocean pollution, U.K. may ban plastic straws, stirrers and cotton swabs 20.4.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Prime Minister Theresa May called plastic waste "one of the greatest environmental challenges facing the world." The government said it will work with industry to develop alternatives.
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How the network can protect earth's natural cycles 17.4.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Sponsored: IoT is opening doors to innovation, conservation, and more sustainable resource cycles.
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P&G’s circular economy strategy now includes water and (yes) diapers 16.4.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Will the giant consumer packaged goods company place itself head and shoulders above the rest?
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Nestlé to go fully reusable and recyclable by 2025 12.4.2018 Planet Ark News
The world's largest food and beverage company has announced plans to make its packaging 100% reusable and recyclable by 2025.
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Rethinking the Buffet: 3 Things Hotels Can Do Now to Reduce Food Waste 10.4.2018 WRI Stories
Rethinking the Buffet: 3 Things Hotels Can Do Now to Reduce Food Waste Comments|Add Comment|PrintChanges to buffet service can limit food waste. Photo by University of Exeter Imagine that you’ve just stumbled down to a hotel’s dining area in the morning, groggy and desperate for caffeine. You might have a presentation to give for work, or maybe you’re herding your extended family. You may even be on a relaxing weekend getaway. Chances are, you’re not considering what happens to the food in... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Introducing our new Partners-Planet Protector Packaging 9.4.2018 Planet Ark News
Planet Ark is proud to announce we have joined forces with Planet Protector Packaging, the distributor of the multi-award-winning sustainable packaging innovation Woolcool.
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As waves of homeless descend onto trains, L.A. tries a new strategy: social workers on the subway 6.4.2018 LA Times: Commentary
Metro has hired outreach workers who try to house the homeless who sleep on the subway. The agency says its hope is that spending $1.2 million on helping homeless people, instead of ticketing them, may make a difference in the long run.
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Is the future of farming vertical? 6.4.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Companies including AeroFarms aim to narrow the farm-to-table gap.
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This blockchain startup is hungry to address the grocery industry’s food waste dilemma 5.4.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
A new app from startup INS Ecosystem, which will be tested in several markets starting later this year, could help balance supply and demand.
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Can the healthcare sector match big tech in going 100 percent renewable? 3.4.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Hospital, heal thyself.
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I'm lovin' it: McDonald's exemplifies a sustainability leader 2.4.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
I'm lovin' it: McDonald's exemplifies a sustainability leader
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