Its clear there is a growing mvt among consumers toward going green In just about every industry from toothpaste to apparel to construction – manufacturers are beginning to devise and implement environmentally & socially responsible initiatives.
Growing Greener Everyday The i ncreasing environmental consciousness of consumers The Consumer Lab Colleen Grady June 20, 2007
Lazy Environmentalist cutting-edge environmental trends and innovation in fashion, design, architecture, interiors, travel, transportation, and more.
Life Begins at 30 A weblog focusing on the importance of locally and sustainably grown food.
Lime The latest news and how-to videos
M O B J E C T I V I S T re: Facts on the inevitable world-wide energy transition
Maria Energia Highlighting companies of all shapes and sizes that are leading the world toward more efficient, reliable, and secure energy in the 21st century.
Marketing Green Blog about Green Marketing.
One Degree at Weather.com Throughout the world, people are confused about climate change and global warming. For this reason, The Weather Channel created One Degree.
Organic Researcher A blog about the leading edge of social science research into organic food and farming.
Our Tomorrow Another world is possible.
Practical Environmentalist Practical steps to improving the environment.
Renewable Energy Generation Searching for Sustainable Energy Sources. (Renewable Energy News from the Philippines.)
Resource Insights Independent Comment on Environmental and Natural Resource News
SRB Marketing | CONSCIOUS CLICKS - The Blog Blog News & Tips for environmental, social, organic & green organizations
Sierra Club Compass Explore, enjoy and protect the planet.
SlowLab A laboratory for the advancement of slow design thinking and practice, envisioning environmental sustainability, social harmony, and individual well-being as processes and products of good design.
Small Failures This blog sets out to prove that living sustainably and living well are not mutually exclusive.
Sustainability Blog Exploring sustainability from personal to global, using ecological footprint, green building, and transformative experience
Peak Oil Premonitions For those that believe mankind needs to re-evaluate and change the role one plays in our ecosystem of finite resources and our impact on future generations and their way of life.
Sustainable Steps This blog was created to promote a sustainable lifestyle for all.
Sustainable Style look fabulous, live well, do good
Sustainablog News, information and personal meanderings related to environmental and economic sustainability, green and sustainable business, and environmental politics.
TerraBlog from TerraPass TerraPass helps individuals easily and affordably balance their environmental impact
The Conscious Earth Earth-centered news for the health of air, water and habitat, and the fight against global warming.
The Eco Street Blog raising green consciousness since 2005
The Energy Blog The Energy Revolution has begun and will change your lifestyle!
The Future is Green Thoughts the looming peak in world oil production, green alternatives, and the least painful paths to a sustainable society.
The Green Giraffe A corporate guide to being & marketing green
The Green Room - LIME More green celebrities... from Lime.com.
The Hip and Zen Pen Celebrating the ethos and aesthetic of Hip & Zen, modern lifestyle products that nurture body and soul.
The Weekly Green Planet Eco Celebrity news, gossip and commentary ~ "Spotlighting Celebrities Who Shine Their Light Back On Our Planet"
Today's News ENN provides comprehensive environmental marketing and communication solutions for both business and non-profit organizations.
Triple Pundit Serving people, planet and profit: An 'integrated bottom-line' approach to looking at business from the next generation of MBAs
Unplugged Living Helping You to Freeload Off of Mother Nature.
WorldChanging An online publication covering tools, models, and ideas for building a better future. Another world is here.
Zerofootprint Zerofootprint’s goal is to connect people who care about the environment for the purpose of reducing ecological footprint.
ecorazzi.com Celebrities caught green-handed: Ecorazzi is dedicated to rounding up all the best 'green' news on celebrities and notables making waves in support of the environment and humanitarian causes.
gDiapers : the early years... Official blog of gDiapers.
greenbuildingsnyc.com Green Design, Construction, and Real Estate in NYC and Beyond: I'm a former New York City construction professional now practicing construction and real estate law in Manhattan. I'm interested in both LEED and the green building movement from engineering, urban planning, and legal perspectives.
sustenance A place to explore the connections between community and sustainability.
the greener side the perks and quirks of sustainable tech
NBC Universal “Get on Board” – company wide commitment to environmentally conscious film and TV production “Evan Almighty” A “carbon-zero” production www.Getonboardnow.com – launched by NBC in conjunction with the film – tips on being green, make a donation to plant trees, green makeover sweeps
MTV Networks International MTV Switch - Youth-centric, worldwide, multi-platform initiative, designed to inform viewers about issues of global warming and ways in which they can make choices that result carbon emission reduction. ( http:// www.mtvswitch.org ).
Wal-Mart 18seconds.org Packaging design contest – Wal-Mart challenged its electronic manufacturers to design new packaging using minimal and sustainable packaging Considering installing solar power in 340 stores
Trader Joes You are entered in a sweeps for a $25 gift card every time you bring your own bag
Publix Opening Publix GreenWise Markets later this year to will directly compete with whole Foods (POP Times, May 2007)
L’Oreal Going cruelty free - replacing animal testing with tests done on engineered human tissue
GE Ecomagination Purchased a Canadian hydroelectric plant and invested in two wind farms
PepsiCo Purchased $2 million of Renewable Energy Credits in April Pledged a $20 million commitment to conserve, reduce and recycle water Stopped financing research that uses animal testing
P&G Reduce size of packaging for liquid detergent Introduced Crest tubes that can be shipped without boxes
Coca-Cola Plans to reduce packaging size of Dasani by 7% over the next 5 years Partnership with World Wildlife Federation to reduce water use, recycle more water used in manufacturing, and work to conserve freshwater resources worldwide. $20 million commitment Stopped financing research that uses animal testing
Kraft Working with the Rainforest Alliance to reach conservation standards for cocoa & coffee farming Increased natural and organic options - Back to Nature - Yuban
Philips Supporting Relight NY – a non-profit developed by a NYC high school freshman to supply low-income families with CFLs to save energy
Apple Developed a plan to become more environmentally friendly in response to public demand
Enterprise Will introduce a fleet of fuel-efficient and alternative-fuel vehicles, as well as a commitment to fund research into alternative fuels
General Motors Plans to accelerate production of electric cars
Dell Zero Carbon Initiative - programs aimed at all steps on the supply chain, from suppliers to manufacturing to operations to consumers http://ideastorm.com/
Nike Goals include: improved labor conditions at all its factories worldwide, be a climate-neutral company, and reduced the waste from its products by 17 percent by 2011
HP Partnership with World Wildlife Fund Epicenter for Climate Conservation - which is focused on advancing climate adaptation and resiliency strategies and projects around the globe Climate Witness - an online forum that serves to raise global awareness of the tangible consequences of climate change "Information and Communication Technology Innovation as a Driver of Climate Change Solutions" - program to identify 1 billion tons of carbon reductions through the use of information and communication technology.
Clif Bar Converted field marketing trucks to biodiesel
Timberland Green Index Tags – products are given scores based on issues such as greenhouse gas emissions, solvents and organic materials Plans to be carbon neutral by 2010