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Greenhouse gas levels pass symbolic 400ppm CO2 milestone

Greenhouse gas levels pass symbolic 400ppm CO2 milestone | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
Monitoring stations in the Arctic detect record levels of carbon dioxide, higher than ever above 'safe' 350ppm mark (Madness.Greenhouse gas levels pass symbolic 400ppm CO2 milestone http://t.co/eyoggSL3...
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UNESCO report scathing of Great Barrier Reef management

UNESCO report scathing of Great Barrier Reef management | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
UNESCO report scathing of Great Barrier Reef management (RT @Seasaver: UNESCO report scathing of Great Barrier Reef management http://t.co/lQKoZ5tj...)...
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What Are The Consequences Of Ecological Overspending?

What Are The Consequences Of Ecological Overspending? | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
#GFN says "Since The 1970s Human Demand On Nature Is Larger Than Nature's Renewable Production" #sustainability http://t.co/CGUV9jVR...
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Identity-Centered Leadership: Enabling Individuals and Brands to Thrive through Sustainability | Sustainable Brands

Identity-Centered Leadership: Enabling Individuals and Brands to Thrive through Sustainability | Sustainable Brands | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
Brand leadership is about creating a connection between the brand and its customers. We can identify three waves through which brand leadership has evolved in relation to sustainability: 1. Responsibility-centered Leadership, 2.
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SAP - SAP Achieves 2011 Sustainability Goals With Increases in Carbon Efficiency, Women in Management and Employee Engagement

#SAP achieves 2011 #Sustainability goals w Increases in Carbon Efficiency, Women in Management + Employee Engagement http://t.co/qQABpRbx...
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More Companies Say Sustainability Needed to be Competitive · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader

More Companies Say Sustainability Needed to be Competitive · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
Two-thirds of corporate leaders say management attention to and investment in sustainability rose from 2010 to 2011, according to a global study by MIT Sloan Management Review and The Boston Consulting Group.
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Lighting the Way: College Students Help Businesses Go Green | IIP Digital

Lighting the Way: College Students Help Businesses Go Green | IIP Digital | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
ThinkLite, a Boston-based enterprise created by two college students, offers energy-efficient lighting systems that save businesses money.
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Ecoing Green

Ecoing Green | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
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Toxic releases rose 16 percent in 2010, EPA says - Washington Post

Toxic releases rose 16 percent in 2010, EPA says - Washington Post | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
EarthFix: News Fixed on the EnvironmentToxic releases rose 16 percent in 2010, EPA saysWashington PostThe amount of toxic chemicals released into the environment nationwide in 2010 increased 16 percent over the year before, reversing a downward...
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Viewpoint: Top 10 sustainability trends for 2012

Viewpoint: Top 10 sustainability trends for 2012 | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
Sustainability revolves around people, planet and profit. Here's some trends for 2012.
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Fracking will poison New York's drinking water, critics warn

Fracking will poison New York's drinking water, critics warn | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
Opponents of controversial gas drilling method condemn plan as environmental agency sounds alarm bells over staffing levels (RT @carbeye: RT “@MagicZoetrope: #Fracking will poison drinking water experts warn:
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Eco Friendly Homes

Eco Friendly Homes | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
Eco Friendly Homes - Here are a number of different ways to make your home green and energy efficient.
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Tiger illustration – Watercolour, Tiger in its natural environment by ...

Tiger illustration – Watercolour, Tiger in its natural environment by ... | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
Illustration of a tiger with it's natural environment within it. Part of a Loss of Habitat series By illustrator Daniel Mackie. The tiger is one of.
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World Environment Day June 05 | Ian Somerhalder Foundation

World Environment Day June 05 | Ian Somerhalder Foundation | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
RT @Earth_NewsRT: RT @DianeN56 RT @Coffeewarblers: World Environment Day is June 5th. http://t.co/O5ZrNdZE #environment #Rio+20 #c...
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Is a 'nudge' in the right direction all we need to be greener? - CNN.com

Is a 'nudge' in the right direction all we need to be greener? - CNN.com | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
Bad environmental habit happen on auto-pilot, say some academics, who say people's behavior can be modified to make them greener.
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Sustainability Nears a Tipping Point

Sustainability Nears a Tipping Point | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
Findings from the 2011 Sustainability & Innovation Global Executive Study and Research Project (Interesting report in the MIT Sloan Management Review: Sustainability Nears a Tipping Point http://t.co/JFqUj8qA...)...
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"Scary time" for Canada

"Scary time" for Canada | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
ForestEthics whistleblower Andrew Frank claims that Prime Minister Stephen Harper's office is resorting to threats to quell environmental opposition against the Northern Gateway pipeline.
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Sustainability in Retail: Not an Oxymoron

Sustainability in Retail: Not an Oxymoron | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
Not only has the retail industry recognized that sustainability is here to stay, many leaders within the industry have moved from looking at sustainability as a cost center to seeing it as an opportunity to reduce risk, improve relationships with...
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Maryland power plant closing to avoid pollution rules

Maryland power plant closing to avoid pollution rules (baltmoresun): Share With Friends: | | Life Style - Gree...
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How Architects and Interior Designers View Sustainability | IMRE Build IQ

How Architects and Interior Designers View Sustainability | IMRE Build IQ | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
Sustainability has gained a lot of notoriety in recent years, with 50% of the public believing that global warming is caused mostly by human activities.
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Helping Intrapreneurs Break Free Of The Sustainability "Ghetto"

Helping Intrapreneurs Break Free Of The Sustainability "Ghetto" | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
Too often, innovative thinkers at large companies are written off when their ideas involve making the company cleaner or more efficient.
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Pennsylvania Fracking Site Gets U.S. Scrutiny After Complaints - San Francisco Chronicle

Pennsylvania Fracking Site Gets U.S. Scrutiny After Complaints - San Francisco Chronicle | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
The Star-Ledger - NJ.comPennsylvania Fracking Site Gets U.S.
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Climate models may underestimate extinction rates

Climate models may underestimate extinction rates | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
We may be being grossly complacent about the scale of species extinctions caused by climate change, according to US scientists.
Predictions of the loss of animal and plant diversity around the world ...
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The architecture of hedonism: Putting the pleasure into green living

The architecture of hedonism: Putting the pleasure into green living | Sustainability in the Philadelphia Area | Scoop.it
Landscape architect Bjarke Ingels talks about “hedonistic sustainability,” “loop cities,” and the magic of parkour. (RT It's not pleasing being green? Not so.
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Rachel Armstrong: Beyond #Sustainability 25 Points 3 @livingarchitect http://t.co/iQT9WlYN...
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