E-Waste Battle Breakdown

By | Posted March 26th, 2013

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Consumers put a lot of value in environmentally friendly, or “green” products. They covet ENERGY STAR® appliances. BPA-free containers are in high demand. Superb gas mileage can turn a good car into a great one. Yet even the greenest products eventually reach the end of their useful lives. When it comes to electronics, little thought

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Static On the Line: Famous Faxes

By | Posted March 26th, 2013

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For centuries, letters written by historical figures have been published and preserved, providing windows into events long past. Ranging from the humorous to the dramatic, letters are an integral part of people’s lives, and the legacies they leave behind. While they may be a bit less romanticized, and definitely not as personalized as handwritten letters,

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E-waste Now

By | Posted March 21st, 2013

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It’s become exceedingly difficult to talk about electronic waste. Much of the modern world has become inured to rampant pollution and waste of precious resources. Couple that with how vital electronics are to society, and you have a lot of heads turning the other way. More than 53.6 billion pounds of electronics were at the

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It’s Even Less Easy Being Green: FTC Cracks Down on “Greenwashing”

By | Posted March 19th, 2013

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One of the pithier adages to emerge during the rise of modern marketing is “sex sells.” While this time-tested truism continues to dominate the marketplace, claims of eco-friendliness exert a pull on consumers nearly as powerful as more sensual enticements. In fact, even in a challenging economy, 82% of consumers say they purchase “green” products.

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What if All Offices Went Green – The Math Behind the Infographic

By | Posted March 15th, 2013

What if All Offices Went Green - The Math Behind the Infographic

Environmental responsibility includes a significant spectrum of actions a business can take to reduce their impact on the planet. Investing in a fleet of eco-friendly shuttle buses or simply turning down the lights brings measurable benefits for the world (and the bottom line). If more businesses employ these methods, the benefits will grow exponentially. Employee

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