New Society Publishers Goes Carbon Neutral

newsociety.jpgNew Society, a small Canadian printer of generally activist material, has become the worlds first “carbon neutral” print shop. How’d they do it? By purchasing enough carbon credits (in the form of tree planting and controbutions to a solar energy organization) to literally offest the carbon the company emited in day to day operations.
Although the company is small and specifically oriented toward sustianabilty as a mission, it serves as a great example of what’s possible! (Via Greenbiz)

Nick Aster is a new media architect and the founder of has since grown to become one of the web's leading sources of news and ideas on how business can be used to make the world a better place.

Prior to TriplePundit Nick worked for Mother Jones magazine, successfully re-launching the magazine's online presence. He worked for, managing the technical side of the publication for 3 years and has also been an active consultant for individuals and companies entering the world of micro-publishing. He earned his stripes working for Gawker Media and Moreover Technologies in the early days of blogging.

Nick holds an MBA in sustainable management from the Presidio School of Management and graduated with a BA in History from Washington University in St. Louis.