Latest Version of LEED Marks New Era in Sustainable Building

Newly updated eco-friendly building standards made their debut at the 2013 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo, held in Philadelphia from November 20–22. The U.S....

Green Utilities: An Electric Idea

Entrepreneurs and environmentalists alike have been scratching their heads for years, trying to think up ways to help the planet that are economically viable...

Shopping with Earth in Mind

The eco-friendly revolution begins at home, with ffective consumer products that make a true environmental impact.Bringing home truly green products can put a smile...

Monsanto Sues to Prevent California From Listing Glyphosate as Carcinogen.

According Reuters, Monsanto has filed a lawsuit against California’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) and its acting director Lauren Zeise , after...

Taking the LEED: Green Construction Movement Grows Up

Since its inception at the start of the new millennium, the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program administered by the U.S. Green...

MegaFood Announces D.C. Rally to Ban Glyphosate

Washington, D.C.--On May 23, following a rally at Freedom Plaza in Washington, D.C., supplement and vitamin brand MegaFood will deliver a petition to the Environmental...

Research Shows Mixed Results with COVID-19-Related Emissions Drop

Lockdown due to COVID-19 has dropped greenhouse gas emissions off a cliff, giving many cause to hope for a silver lining to the pandemic....

Sustainable Harmony A Goal for Many

At the “Sustainable Harmony: The Successful Marriage of Activism, Research, and Business” session sponsored by Aker BioMarine U.S., several speakers came together to discuss...

Could a Wine-Makers Yeast Help Replace Palm Oil?

Bath, UK—Researchers at the University of Bath are hopeful that a type of fermented yeast can give palm oil a run for its money,...

Alternative Energy Update: Solar Surges, Wind Up in the Air

The United States is forging ahead with the natural oil and gas boom that defines its energy policy, even as the significance of this...