Tag Archives: Environment

Going green: 5 tips to create an eco-friendly home

(BPT) – With sustainable practices top of mind and a revived shift toward conscious consumption, Americans everywhere are seeking ways to lead a more sustainable, eco-friendly lifestyle. From saving water to reducing energy usage, these are the top five ways to go green for the environment and your wallet. What does it mean to go green? 2021 ENERGY STAR Partner

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National Geographic raises the bar this Earth Day with the launch of Planet Possible, an initiative aimed at empowering people to live more lightly on the Planet

Planet Possible Storytelling Will Inform and Encourage Consumers to Build on the Scientific and Environmental Gains of the Past Year Through Content, Products and Experiences Aimed at Enabling People to Discover What They Can Do to Help Preserve Our Home Earth Day Is Being Celebrated on Multiple Platforms, Including an Earth Day Eve 2021 Virtual Celebration With a Star-Studded Lineup

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World Surf League Announces Recipients of WSL PURE Grant Program

Program Celebrates Global Network of Ocean Stewards in Brazil, California, Hawaii and South Africa Learn more and sign the petition at weareoneocean.org In celebration of Earth Day, the World Surf League (WSL) announces the recipients of the inaugural WSL PURE (the WSL’s non-profit) grant program, which has been awarded to organizations in key WSL regions whose work is in support of We

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The Climate Pledge Announces More Than 100 Signatories Committed to Achieving Net-Zero Carbon by 2040 or Sooner

The 105 pledge signatories together generate over $1.4 trillion in global annual revenues and have more than 5 million employees across 25 industries in 16 countries The Climate Pledge is a commitment co-founded by Amazon and Global Optimism to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement 10 years early and achieve net-zero carbon by 2040 (BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Amazon and Global

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Lotus Sustainables Reaches Company Milestone and Celebrates Earth Day

/PRNewswire/ — As Earth Day approaches, Lotus Sustainables, the team behind the patented, bestselling Lotus Trolley Bag System, has a lot to celebrate. The company has reached a milestone by eliminating over 500 million single-use plastic bags. This month, Lotus Sustainables celebrates Earth Month with their Lotus Seeds of Sustainability campaign, inspiring people to “plant” Seeds of Sustainability with small acts of kindness towards

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From mountains to oceans: continuing partnership with Parley in latest mission to end plastic waste

With our long-term eco innovation partner, Parley for the Oceans, we are announcing our latest mission to address the specific and far-reaching impact plastic waste is having on the earth’s water systems. With 350 million tons of virgin plastic produced every year, plastics have now made their way into every part of earth’s ecosystems. From improperly discarded plastic waste to microplastics which migrate

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Con Edison Earns Honor As Leader In Clean Energy Transition

Smart Electric Power Alliance Says Company Is Taking Bold Actions to Make Carbon-Free Energy a Reality /PRNewswire/ — Con Edison was named a leader among U.S. energy companies for its actions to create a clean, carbon-free energy system. The Smart Electric Power Alliance – or SEPA – said Con Edison earned a listing on its 2021 Utility Transformation Leaderboard. SEPA, a

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Stan Smith Mylo: Recreating an icon made with underground roots of mushrooms

Today we are revealing Stan Smith Mylo, the first shoe to be made using Mylo: a new mushroom-based material innovation that looks and feels like leather – soft, supple, but a more renewable alternative. Made from renewable mycelium – the underground roots of mushrooms – Mylo is created using a highly efficient grow taking less than two weeks. The process

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Want to go green? These 3 energy choices have big impact

(BPT) – This Earth Day, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is celebrating climate action, partnering with companies and organizations that are leading the way to a clean energy future and a healthier planet by investing in energy efficiency with ENERGY STAR and green power with the Green Power Partnership. Companies that partner with EPA through these programs make investments that

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Apple and partners launch first-ever $200 million Restore Fund to accelerate natural solutions to climate change

Investment builds on the company’s forestry and responsible packaging innovations to deliver new financial and climate returns Apple today announced a first-of-its-kind carbon removal initiative — called the Restore Fund — that will make investments in forestry projects to remove carbon from the atmosphere while generating a financial return for investors. Launched with Conservation International and Goldman Sachs, Apple’s $200

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