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    Reach Green Consumers through an Online Marketplace

    by on May 3, 2012

    Gaining traction in a recovering economy presents a challenge for even the greenest of small businesses. Your company may already demonstrate leadership in social and environmental sustainability through responsible operations. It may even offer an exceptional…

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    Going Green: Small Steps Can Lead to Big Changes

    by on April 5, 2012

    “Going green” as a small business can involve projects that require a major capital investment, such as installing solar panels or a new roof. However, although large-scale undertakings will undoubtedly make your enterprise more sustainable, smaller-scale …

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    Sustainable Direct Services: Bringing Green Practices to Your Clients

    by on March 1, 2012

    Contrary to popular belief, you don’t have to run an office or a retail store to benefit from taking a more sustainable approach to your business. Companies that provide services inside clients’ homes can also reap the rewards of greening their operations.


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    Greening Your Office Printing and Copying

    by on February 16, 2012

    Printing and copying can account for significant amounts of office waste. Reducing your use of paper and ink can help you to lower the overhead costs for your company — and make your business practices more sustainable. Here’s how.

    Paper Reduction

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    Sustainable Practices Earn Dry Cleaner Local Acclaim

    by on February 2, 2012

    The Cleanery is New Mexico’s only Green Business Bureau-certified dry cleaner. Its green practices not only have helped the company to avoid many of the environmental and health concerns associated with using traditional dry-cleaning methods, but also have …

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    Building Green Awareness: Educating Employees about Sustainability

    by on January 19, 2012

    Educating staff members about sustainability can prove to be a challenge for any management or human resources team. Yet employee engagement is a crucial to the success of your company’s green initiatives. By training your personnel as you introduce policies…

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    Green Building Helps Business Work Toward Carbon Neutrality

    by on January 12, 2012

    The Waterloo Ford-Lincoln auto dealership in Edmonton, Alberta recognizes the challenge of going green for its industry. Owner Sara McNeill explains, “[Being a car dealership] provides an instant hurdle to overcome because the products we sell are harmful fo…

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    Greening Your Supply Chain

    by on January 5, 2012

    Much of your business’ environmental footprint may seem beyond your control. Vendors and other partners may use unsustainable materials, packaging, and processing techniques, but their manufacturing decisions still ultimately affect your company’s environm…

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