Avoiding the Greenwash

By | Posted April 9th, 2013

Avoiding the Greenwash

When it comes to smart purchases, “caveat emptor” (“let the buyer beware”) is as relevant today as it was in ancient Rome. New product standards are being laid down by the law and social action, and companies have come to embrace the true value of “green.” Yet, how do we know a product is true

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Six Ways Mobile Technology Can Give Your Business An Edge

By | Posted April 5th, 2013

Six Ways Mobile Technology Can Give Your Business An Edge

Starbucks recently invested a reported $25 million to secure mobile payment options and it is quickly starting to pay off. Improved collaboration, better customer service, and reduced costs have made mobile technology indispensable for businesses of all sizes.

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The Dirty Underbelly of Your Sleek Electronics

By | Posted April 2nd, 2013

The Dirty Underbelly of Your Sleek Electronics

For some, it may be hard to name what exactly goes into a smartphone or computers processor.The design of the best and brightest in the industry hinge on thin and easy-to-use designs that invite users to come and play. But a heavy level of sophistication is required to send a text message, load a video,

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What if All Offices Went Green

By | Posted March 27th, 2013

What if All Offices Went Green

If a single office makes a single environmentally friendly change, it creates an impact. If all offices followed suit, the differences in emissions, waste, and even expenses would be enormous.

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E-Waste Explosion: A Growing Concern

By | Posted March 26th, 2013

E-Waste Explostion: A Growing Concern

In 2010, the United States disposed of some 2,439,000 tons of waste generated from electronic devices. 649,000 of these tons were recycled, while an astounding 1,790,000 were thrown in landfills or incinerated. [1] These disused electronics have come to be referred to colloquially as “E-Waste.”

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