1400 Companies Now Put an Internal Price on Carbon

According to CDP, the global non-profit climate research provider, almost 1,400 multinational companies… [more]

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REI Harnesses Yerdle to Take ‘Garage Sales’ Online

If you are a regular REI shopper, you have undoubtedly heard of, and most likely queued at, the outdoor… [more]

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Over Half a Trillion Soybeans Later, Ford Marks 10-Year Anniversary of Bio-based Foam

It has been 10 years since Ford Motor Company rolled out the 2008 Mustang with seats comprised of soy-based… [more]

Over Half a Trillion Soybeans Later, Ford Marks 10-Year Anniversary of Bio-based Foam Over Half a Trillion Soybeans Later, Ford Marks 10-Year Anniversary of Bio-based Foam

Uber Shows Saudi Women Winning Right to Drive Is About Money, Influence and Perhaps, Human Rights

The world has been buzzing the past two weeks after Saudi Arabia’s government announced that after… [more]

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After Irma’s Destruction, Global Links Ships Surplus Medical Equipment to Cuba

As Cuba continues to recover from Hurricane Irma's destruction, one NGO is stepping up to help the island's… [more]

After Irma’s Destruction, Global Links Ships Surplus Medical Equipment to Cuba After Irma’s Destruction, Global Links Ships Surplus Medical Equipment to Cuba

For Dove, a Botched Apology is Worse than a ‘Racist’ Ad

For Dove and its parent company, Unilever, the past weekend has demolished the personal care products… [more]

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Google Posts Sustainability Update, Yet Lacks Frankness on Russia Ads

This week, Google released its sustainability report for 2016, which the company described as a “landmark… [more]

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Honor Flight Network Offers Veterans One Last Chance to See Memorials for the Wars They Fought In

Companies seeking new ways to work with the local communities in which they conduct business may want… [more]

Honor Flight Network Offers Veterans One Last Chance to See Memorials for the Wars They Fought In Honor Flight Network Offers Veterans One Last Chance to See Memorials for the Wars They Fought In

Is ‘Purpose’ the New Greenwashy Buzzword?

“There is another, more overarching responsibility that companies would be wise not to ignore. . .… [more]

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London’s Mayor Urges German Automakers to Contribute to Air Quality Fund

Last week, Sadiq Khan, the Mayor of London, called out Germany's leading automakers, urging them to contribute… [more]

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An Evening with Jeff Hayes: a Make It Happen Workshop

Do you have a great idea but need to make it scale? Not sure how you can get to that next step? Jeff Hayes, Principal of the Vector Group, an LA-based management consultancy, will lead a workshop Wednesday night in Santa Monica, titled the “Make-It-Happen Entrepreneur Workshop.”

Bicycle Kitchen

Located in the urban hipster neighborhood of what is becoming Hel/Mel (Melrose and Heliotrope), Bicycle Kitchen (La Bicicocina) is staffed by volunteers who work there a few hours each week to accomplish a few goals, including: 1) Help clueless people like me 2) Make Los Angeles a friendlier place for bicycle riding, which is a huge task.

Fresno Stories: Don’t Always Believe the Media

Being half Armenian, I loved William Soroyan’s stories, though sometimes I think that his family has nothing on ours. Spending a weekend in Fresno, from which my family comes, made me think of a story about which my aunt reminded me when I visited before the holidays. I plan on sharing some others from time to time.

There’s a Place! – The Scoops on Ice Cream in LA

For a city that has a reputation for being full of healthful choices, this LA stereotype, like many, is not quite accurate. Burritos the size of your arm are everywhere; I think the pastrami hamburger is the regional dish; steakhouses are abundant; and dare I say there are many excellent ice cream shops!

John Forsythe, Voice of the Environment

John Forsythe has left us? That just is not right; truly his passing at 92 is the dusk of an era. Forsythe already had enjoyed quite the career before my day, but as a child of the 1980s, how could you not want to be John Forsythe?

In The Trenches

Parkman Triangle took shape this past Saturday; we had about 12 volunteers do some of ...

The Blossom Trail

This is a great time to visit the San Joaquin Valley:  the weather is still a ...
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