A new town in southwest Florida intends to be the greenest community in the US. The developer has made sustainability the central theme of his new town, Babcock Ranch
Planting Justice is a non-profit in Oakland, California that brings nutritious, sustainably grown food to inner city neighborhoods. It teaches people how to grow their own food and provides job training for chronically unemployed people.
A British entrepreneur is making heating pellets out of coffee grounds. His company, Bio-Bean is recyclng 50,000 tons of coffee grounds every year.
TetraPak has been using FSC certified materials to make its containers since 2007. By the end of this year, it expects the total number of such products it has delivered to top 200 billion.
Non-profits in St. Louis and Toronto are using converted buses to bring wholesome, nutritious food to inner city food deserts.
John Hingley of MIlton Keynes, England, has developed a portable solar panel system he says is a self contained microgrid for remote areas or places hit by natural disaster.
An enterprising couple in Kazakhstan have started producing bio-degradable shopping bags to replace the plastic bags used in most stores.
The Schnap portable hammock allows you to nap right under your desk, saving the time it would take to go home and return when time is critical,