Subway To Phase Out Antibiotics

Another fast-food chain will phase antibiotics out of its meat supply chain in response to pressure from consumers and NGOs.
New York City Transit employees pump water out of the subway tunnels, after flooding from Hurricane Sandy in 2012.

Two Years After Sandy: NYC Plans for Transportation Resiliency

Nearly two years after Superstorm Sandy, New York City has not only repaired and restored its transportation infrastructure from the storm’s damage, but…
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Beijing Recycling Program Turns Bottles Into Subway Rides

Beijing recycling company expands its bottles-for-subway credit program across the city.
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3p Weekend: 10 Companies That Are Actually Listening to Customers About Controversial Ingredients

While many companies turn a deaf hear to customers' requests for transparency, some are heeding the call and taking bold steps toward sustainable…

Subway CEO ‘Not Concerned’ About a Federal Minimum Wage Increase

Subway CEO Fred DeLuca recently said during an interview with that he is “not concerned” if the federal minimum wage goes up. The…
Forest clearing for palm oil, like this in Sabah, Malaysia, destroys habitat for endangered species and contributes to climate change.

Is Palm Oil-Driven Deforestation the Secret Ingredient in Your Favorite Products?

As I delved into the commitments these companies have made to address palm-related deforestation and peatland destruction, I was disheartened to see how…
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Redefining Fresh? Subway Removes a Chemical From Its Bread After Public Outcry

Subway recently announced that it will remove Azodicarbonamide, a chemical used in yoga mats, shoe rubber and synthetic leather, from its bread. While…
Chipotle customers can now find out which ingredients in the menu contain GMOs by referring to the chain's website.

Chipotle Makes History by Becoming First Fast Food Chain to Tag GMOs

Chipotle is the first American fast food chain to voluntarily display the presence of GMOs in its products.

Subway Train Wheels: The Next Power Source?

Think of how much energy it takes to stop a moving subway train as it screeches into each and every station along its…

Subway Introduces Eco-Restaurants

Subway has long been touted as the ‘healthier’ fast food option due to its comparatively higher use of fresh ingredients. They have also set themselves…

HopStop Includes a Carbon Calculator to its Services

I always thought that GoogleMaps was one of the coolest things when it came to finding your way. As a person who is…

Noise Pollution Etiquette (or Reflect and Respect!)

Waiting for the A train at the 34th Street subway a few months ago in New York City, I was assaulted by the…