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The Keurig K-Cup's Inventor Says He Feels Bad That He Made It. Here's Why.
K-cups are everywhere. And its waste is, too, thanks to the fact that the cups are almost impossible to recycle.
Internet of Things
Talking Lamp Posts Are Just the Beginning in Verizon's Vision of a Smart City
Given the costliness and fragmentation of the smart home market, Verizon Wireless has its sights set on a loftier prize.
From Recreational Apparel to Weed, Here Are Our Best Cities for Niche Industries
Our annual Best Cities feature explores the hot spots for specific business categories.
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Contribute to the Greater Good by Taking These 3 Easy Initiatives
You don't have to do it all to make it worth the effort. Take these steps toward being a more socially-conscious entrepreneur.
Apple Launches Recycling Program for All Old Products
The program, which could earn customers store credit, is part of a larger environmental stewardship campaign.
Is This the K-Cup's Fatal Flaw?
If K-Cups are considered the future of coffee, new research is calling into question the future of the K-Cup.
3 Things You May Not Know About Sustainable Packaging, But Should
When it comes to product packaging, making eco-friendly decision are not as cut and dry as many entrepreneurs may think. Here's what you need to know to make the best decision for your business.
PooPooPaper's Inspired Recycling
An eco-minded entrepreneur finds inspiration for his paper products from an unlikely source.
Franchisee Rolling in Green from Recycling Other People's Clutter
This 1-800-Got-Junk franchisee collects other people's unwanted stuff and finds a use for everything viable from clients' homes.
How a Used-Clothing Site Raised $8.4 Million in Venture Capital
A new strategy for an online hand-me-downs company targeting moms helps raise an infusion of cash from venture backers.
How a Young Entrepreneur Cobbled Together a Business By Recycling Vinyl into Shoes
Paperfeet is building an eco-friendly business out of discarded billboard materials.
In honor of Earth Day, this month we look at a host of green business ideas and new market opportunities.
Upcycling Becomes a Treasure Trove for Green Business Ideas
Forget recycling. Reusing materials discarded in the manufacturing process is a growing force behind a fresh new industry.
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Eco-Conscious Entrepreneurs Clean Up with a Soap Business
A couple turns restaurants' cooking oil into soap -- and sells it back to the establishments.
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