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Why the road to sustainability starts with pollution prevention ...

Why the road to sustainability starts with pollution prevention ... | Sustainability for the future | Scoop.it
Why the road to sustainability starts with pollution prevention. 07 Mar. Read the full post at GreenBiz. Pollution prevention as a term has become less used recently, supplanted by sustainability, but the fundamental idea of preventing pollution ...
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GRI Releases Report on Its Own Sustainability - Sustainable Plant

GRI Releases Report on Its Own Sustainability - Sustainable Plant | Sustainability for the future | Scoop.it
GreenBiz.com (blog)GRI Releases Report on Its Own SustainabilitySustainable PlantBy Sustainable Plant Staff March 7, 2012 05:36:34 pm Transparency of organizations worldwide is boosted by the work of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and its...
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Climate Friendly: Reducing Carbon Emissions, One Website Visit at a Time - Sacramento Bee

Climate Friendly: Reducing Carbon Emissions, One Website Visit at a Time - Sacramento Bee | Sustainability for the future | Scoop.it
Climate Friendly: Reducing Carbon Emissions, One Website Visit at a TimeSacramento Bee"We make it simple for businesses and households to take genuine action to prevent climate change," says Joel Fleming, founder of Climate Friendly.
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Obama hits the road for green cars - Politico

Obama hits the road for green cars - Politico | Sustainability for the future | Scoop.it
Los Angeles TimesObama hits the road for green carsPoliticoMT. HOLLY, NC — President Barack Obama visited a North Carolina truck plant Wednesday to call for new incentives for Americans to build and buy alternative fuel vehicles.
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DC Mayor Signs Sustainability Pledge · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader

Washington D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray visited American University to sign a sustainability pledge with the presidents of each of the district's ...
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An Experiment in Back Yard Sustainability - and a Revisit, Four Years On Permaculture Research Institute

Rich review of 2 Peak Moment TV shows with Scott McGuire and his Backyard Sustainability Experiments, by Anthea Hudson http://t.co/gCQjdXga...
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Energy Sustainability - Alternative Energy Webcast Series | KPMG | US

Energy Sustainability - Alternative Energy Webcast Series | KPMG | US | Sustainability for the future | Scoop.it
This webcast discusses alternative energy project developments in the power and utility industry.
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WWF Action Center

WWF Action Center | Sustainability for the future | Scoop.it
Take action NOW with the myWWF Action Center. You can easily sign petitions, send letters and participate in meaningful online activities that lead to positive real-world results for our one and only living planet.
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Unitarian Universalist Service Committee: Fair Trade in Danger

Unitarian Universalist Service Committee: Fair Trade in Danger | Sustainability for the future | Scoop.it
Take action today in solidarity with small farmers around the world; sign the statement opposing Fair Trade USA's move to lower the standards for products labeled as fair trade.
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Cookie Cutter Sustainability | Do Well Do Good

Cookie Cutter Sustainability | Do Well Do Good | Sustainability for the future | Scoop.it
For the girl next store or the company down the street, sustainability can be a real head scratcher, especially when you factor in busy schedules, limited cash flow, and confusing choices. Further tensions arise when individuals and companies ...
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Arnold Schwarzenegger launches virtual 'sustainable world' project‎ - The Guardian

Arnold Schwarzenegger launches virtual 'sustainable world' project‎ - The Guardian | Sustainability for the future | Scoop.it
GreenBiz.comArnold Schwarzenegger launches virtual 'sustainable world' project‎The GuardianArnold Schwarzenegger and Europe's climate chief, Connie Hedegaard, are spearheading a new push to help people envisage a sustainable future using low-carbon...
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Office of Sustainability launches at UW-Madison - University of Wisconsin-Madison

Office of Sustainability launches at UW-MadisonUniversity of Wisconsin-Madisonby Jill Sakai The UW-Madison Office of Sustainability will officially launch on Friday, March 9, with an event at the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery.
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Block 21 ranks high for being eco-friendly - Austin Business Journal

Block 21 ranks high for being eco-friendly - Austin Business Journal | Sustainability for the future | Scoop.it
YNN, Your News NowBlock 21 ranks high for being eco-friendlyAustin Business JournalThe Block 21 development in downtown Austin, which includes the W Austin Hotel, has become one of the most environmentally friendly mixed-use projects in the world.
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Can a Town Get By Without Its Public Works Department?

Can a Town Get By Without Its Public Works Department? | Sustainability for the future | Scoop.it
Favoring privatization, a New Jersey mayor’s budget proposes to cut garbage collection, street cleaning, and more.
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FreshCategory Sustainability Daily

FreshCategory Sustainability Daily | Sustainability for the future | Scoop.it
A personalized newspaper built from articles, blog posts, videos and photos selected by FreshCategory. (FreshCategory Sustainability Daily is out!
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Innovation Excellence | Adrian Smith – grassroots innovation

Innovation Excellence | Adrian Smith – grassroots innovation | Sustainability for the future | Scoop.it
Adrian Smith explains the STEPS Centre's work on grassroots innovation. The reasons behind, and needs for, open, networked, and socially focused innovation are discussed.
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Green power vs. green power | Marketplace from American Public Media

Green power vs. green power | Marketplace from American Public Media | Sustainability for the future | Scoop.it
Canadian hydroelectric projects could threaten domestic green energy start-ups.
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Earth Hour 2012 30 Second Video

What are you willing to do to save the planet? Upload your IWIYW challenge at http://YouTube.com/EarthHour and wwitch your lights of at 8:30 PM on March 31.
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