Month: June 2013
LEGO’s new offshore German wind farm will give it a competitive edge as the global WindMade nonprofit, founded and sponsored by Danish wind turbine company Vestas, has just launched a new WindMade Product Label.
The following is part of a series by our friends at CSRHub (a 3p sponsor) – offering free sustainability and corporate social responsibility ratings on over 7,300 of the world’s largest publicly traded and private companies. 3p readers get 15% off CSRHub’s professional subscriptions with promo code “TP15.″ By Bahar Gidwani Part 2 of a 5 part series As … Continued
Tomorrow, June 26, 2013, the Supreme Court of the United States will announce its decision on the constitutionality of California’s Proposition 8, the referendum prohibiting same-sex marriage in California, as well as provisions of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), the Federal law prohibiting the recognition of same-sex marriages at the Federal level. Both of … Continued
Mayor Bloomberg’s plan to get New Yorkers to recycle their food waste could become an important part of Bloomberg’s legacy in the city, but its impact might be even more substantial as it demonstrates the need for systematic changes in our unsustainable lifestyle.
An independent project aims to remove the veil of secrecy that has cloaked the proposed route of the Keystone XL heavy crude oil pipeline.
Companies representing over a third of the clothing sales in the UK signed on to measure and report the environmental impact of the clothing they make through its lifecycle, and to take action to report the impact.
Crowdfunding is the updated internet version of an activity that has been around for more than 500 years: collecting money from a bunch of people, the crowd, to support a project or effort, like publishing a book or helping a deserving person through hard times.
Convenience improves sales of green products, from fruit in schools to solar energy systems to recycling cellular phones.
Ahead of a major President Obama climate speech, Mars and 360 small businesses join with GM and other major companies to sign the BICEP Climate Declaration, a project of the sustainable business organization Ceres.