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Video: When Sustainability Stories Are Good BusinessPlay Video
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A Los Angeles-based multimedia platform focuses on inspiring stories about the environment to help counterbalance the usual doom-and-gloom narrative.
June 14, 2013 in Profiles
How to Go Green With Carbon-Neutral Shipping

How to Go Green With Carbon-Neutral Shipping

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More companies are taking this eco-friendly shipping approach to limit their environmental impact.
April 5, 2013 in Shipping Center
Photos: Why Small Business Owners Are Switching to Alternative-Fuel Vehicles

Why Small Business Owners Are Switching to Alternative-Fuel Vehicles

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Hybrid, electric and clean-diesel models have taken hold of the U. S. auto market. But what does that mean for your bottom line? These 'treps tell us why they have gone green.
October 24, 2012 in Automotive
Zipcar: Two Moms, a Business Idea and $68 in the Bank

Zipcar: Two Moms, a Business Idea and $68 in the Bank

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The story of the popular car-sharing service started by two moms in Massachusetts could be an inspiration for your new business.
June 1, 2012 in Success Stories
The Method Vision: Green Consumers Want to Have Fun, Too

The Method Vision: Green Consumers Want to Have Fun, Too

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This guiding principle helped the founders of an eco-friendly, entrepreneurial company take its cleaning products from the car trunk to the aisles of Target.
December 30, 2011 in Going Green
Richard Branson on the Business of Sustainability

Richard Branson on the Business of Sustainability

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The celebrated entrepreneur urges startups to consider developing green solutions for the future.
October 11, 2011 in Leadership
Two Urban Farmers Test the 'Eat Local' Business

Two Urban Farmers Test the 'Eat Local' Business

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More people are exploring microfarming as a way to become their own boss. A look at two moonlighting gardeners in Cleveland.
September 21, 2011 in Restaurant Center
The Farm-to-Table Founding Fathers

The Farm-to-Table Founding Fathers

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How a Silicon Valley veteran and an English-bred chef helped define the farm-to-table movement.
September 21, 2011 in Restaurant Center
The Economist at the Forefront of the Farm-to-Table Movement

The Economist at the Forefront of the Farm-to-Table Movement

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This business analyst is an unlikely leader in the economics of food localization.
September 21, 2011 in Restaurant Center
How the Farm-to-Table Movement Is Helping Grow the Economy

How the Farm-to-Table Movement Is Helping Grow the Economy

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Producing and using locally sourced food is becoming a sustainable business. Call it Foodie Inc.
September 21, 2011 in Restaurant Center
Video: The Innovators: Looptworks' Scott HamlinPlay Video

The Innovators: Looptworks' Scott Hamlin (Video)

Co-founder of an upcycled clothing and accessories maker describes a new frontier for product innovations.
August 30, 2011 in Innovation
Building a Home Decor Business on Recycled Bicycle Parts

Building a Home Decor Business on Recycled Bicycle Parts

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A Texas designer uses her passion for sustainable living to strike out on her own.
July 26, 2011 in Women's Center
Nurturing Natural: Online Retailer Abe's Market Blends Etsy and Whole Foods

Nurturing Natural: Online Retailer Abe's Market Blends Etsy and Whole Foods

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This Web hub helps companies communicate their uniqueness and sell their goods.
May 24, 2011 in Success Stories
How Yellow+Blue Is Making a Difference in the Wine Business

How Yellow+Blue Is Making a Difference in the Wine Business

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The Chester, Penn.-based wine company's early success shatters long-held industry standards. Plus, a look at other game-changers in the beverages industry.
May 24, 2011 in Business Ideas
The Business of Building Artificial Reefs

The Business of Building Artificial Reefs

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An aquatic exhibits designer crafts a plan to reinvigorate his state's marine life and fishing industry.
April 26, 2011 in Success Stories
Patagonia Founder Yvon Chouinard on His Latest Social Venture

Patagonia Founder Yvon Chouinard on His Latest Social Venture

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Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard is using music, fish and--of course--clothing to fuel environmental causes.
April 26, 2011 in Leadership
Upcycling Becomes a Treasure Trove for Green Business Ideas

Upcycling Becomes a Treasure Trove for Green Business Ideas

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Forget recycling. Reusing materials discarded in the manufacturing process is a growing force behind a fresh new industry.
March 22, 2011 in Going Green
Five Celebrities Making the Environment Their Business

Five Celebrities Making the Environment Their Business

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What do a Lincoln Continental, a Victoria Secret model and Kevin Costner have to do with each other? Environmentalism. Duh.
March 22, 2011 in Going Green
Eco-Conscious Entrepreneurs Clean Up with a Soap Business

Eco-Conscious Entrepreneurs Clean Up with a Soap Business

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A couple turns restaurants' cooking oil into soap -- and sells it back to the establishments.
February 22, 2011 in Restaurant Center
Online Network for Local Farmers Hits Pay Dirt

Online Network for Local Farmers Hits Pay Dirt

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An online effort to connect farmers with consumers trying to buy local gets a million-dollar VC infusion.
October 20, 2010 in Going Green
Rolling Stones Rocker Turns Eco Entrepreneur

Rolling Stones Rocker Turns Eco Entrepreneur

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Inspired by his passion for the environment, keyboardist Chuck Leavell launches a global news network.
June 8, 2010 in Lifestyle

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