Working in a home office environment is great from a green perspective. It eliminates the necessity to drive to and from work, it limits the immense energy usage typical for a large office building, and reduces your own personal
Setting up a green office has less to do with buying high tech ergonomic equipment, and more with using what you already have correctly. Buying less office equipment, means less chance for your old stuff
Going green tends to save green. That’s a notion quicky learned by big businesses in this economic crunch. Non-profits have always been on the prowl for ways to reduce expenses. Now, TechSoup, a tech info and
Ever left a business meeting or conference with a fat wad of business cards that you know you're going to have to spend hours inputting into your electronic contacts list before tossing them into the recycling bin? Or have you
:: Rather do the green thing and fix--not ditch--your (insert electronic device or appliance here)? Unless you are super organized, it's likely you've lost the user's manual. Luckily, a large medley of manuals can be found online.
Could there be a silver lining around the massive clouds looming over our economy? Maybe, considering that the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) announced that 4.2 million new jobs are likely to be created in the green
This article might just surprise you. You are probably expecting to see a wet noodle taken to CEOs of the chemicals industry and some blows to Walmart. But the truth is much more complicated. In fact, the chemical industry CEOs have
It's really easy to gather up stacks and stacks of paper at a conference, most of which you end up not needing or wanting, and so tossing into a recycling bin. I try to avoid paper at conferences for this reason, opting to write down pertinent info in
Most everyone has a website nowadays, and we know that even though websites seem like they have zero impact, it takes a lot of energy to get one up and running, from data servers to computer energy used in managing the site, and even emailing.
Printing out pages and pages of emails, websites and the like is getting more and more pointless, expensive, and, thankfully, taboo both at home and in the business world. However, there are still times when printing is necessary or
Planet Green is currently featuring a regular column on their website called Changemakers, featuring various everyday people and their businesses, and how they have made a commitment to not only reduce the carbon footprints in
Tired of non-toxic cleaning products for your home and office that come at a hefty price? OptionsforLife offers non-toxic cleaning products for the home and office that are available in both ready to use and concentrated formulas. Rated by Green Home
If this were a wall of post-consumer inkjet printed papers, that man would be shaking in his safety boots. Here's why. Inkjets are tempting. The price tag may be hundreds of dollars lower than the price of the laserjets on
Schumacher College in the UK is known to many as an environmental science college, but recently the institution has seen the potential of opening a channel of communication with big business. Forging connections between the business world and the