There are so many issues affecting the planet that every day needs to be treated as Earth Day, and everyone needs to be part of the solution. To have a sustainable future, we’re going to need to change everything from the way we do business and the technology we use, to the food we eat and the homes we live in.
Community clean-ups, recycling collections, lights-out hours among activities planned across offices
New York, April 19, 2013 /3BL Media/ - ING U.S. today announced that the company will celebrate Earth Day with a week-long program of events across its campuses, beginning Friday, April 19, through Friday, April 26. ING U.S. joins more than one 1 billion people of all nationalities and backgrounds from around the globe participating and voicing their appreciation for the planet, according to the Earth Day Network.
Santa Barbara, Ca., April 18, 2013 /3BL Media/ – A new consumer empowerment app will launch at the Community Environmental Council’s Earth Day event this weekend, April 20-21, at Alameda Park in Santa Barbara, CA. The event draws 35,000+ people and boasts such attractions as the 2013 Environmental Hero’s Awards, this year honoring Van Jones and Bill Nye.
Residential and Commercial Buildings Emit More than a Third of All Greenhouse Gases in the U.S., More than Cars and Trucks
SEATTLE, April 18, 2013 /3BL Media /PRNewswire/ - Redfin, the technology-powered real estate broker, today released a series of tips for homeowners who want to reduce their environmental footprint, increase their home value, and save money at the same time:
Tech-powered Real Estate Broker Analyzed Carbon Dioxide Emissions and Number of Eco-friendly Homes on the Market to Determine Ranking
SEATTLE, April 18, 2013 /3BL Media /PRNewswire/ - With Earth Day just around the corner, Redfin, a technology-powered real estate broker, today announced a ranking of the country's top 10 cities with the greenest homes. The Redfin analysis looked at each city's overall carbon dioxide emissions, as well as the number of homes currently for sale that have "green" features or eco-friendly ratings. Examples include solar panels, low-flow faucets, dual pane windows, ENERGY STAR® appliances, LEED certified homes, and new construction by green builders.
LAS VEGAS, April 18, 2013 /3BL Media/ - On April 22, Caesars Entertainment and its properties across the U.S. will once again observe Earth Day to demonstrate the company’s commitment to operate in an environmentally responsible manner. Caesars recognizes problems facing the planet demand real action today and that awareness of these issues is a critical part of the formula for change. Many of Caesars Entertainment’s U.S.
PHOENIX, April 16, 2013 /3BL Media/ — From a cruise around Lake Tahoe with 300 fourth graders to a day of gardening by volunteers within Asilomar Conference Grounds, Earth Day promises to be special day of service across all of ARAMARK Parks and Destinations locations. Environmental stewardship is a key component for all of its destinations starting with its Green Thread program, which dictates that all areas of business conform to rigorous ISO 14001 environmental standards.
I have a couple of pet peeves. Noisy eaters, sentences that end with prepositions, when my three boys leave the toilet seat up and stinky feet all bother me. Well, maybe I have more than just a couple. My pet peeve of all pet peeves is styrofoam. It just bugs me. It annoys me. It’s simply not needed.