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5 Green Tips for Drafts & Insulation

For more tips, click HERE Identifying drafts and ensuring you home has proper levels of insulation are two ways to reduce your home heating expenses. Weatherization incentive programs sponsored by the government could also save you thousands of dollars when you … Continue reading

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10 Green Tips to Prepare Your Plumbing for Winter

For more tips, click HERE Water can freeze and break pipes, causing significant damage to walls, ceilings, floors and personal possessions stored in the basement or crawl spaces. By disconnecting hoses, shutting off valves and insulating you pipes, you can … Continue reading

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Top 5 Benefits of a Sustainability Audit – #2 Lowers Business Risks

Benefit #2 – Lowers Business Risks Organizations face many different kinds of risks on a daily basis.  A sustainability audit helps identify initiatives and tasks that reduce or eliminate these risks. Compliance Risk – The number and complexity of international, national … Continue reading

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Top 5 Benefits of a Sustainability Audit – #1 Lowering Costs

Benefit #1 – Lowering Costs Lower costs are one of the largest and most immediate benefits of a sustainability audit.   In the face of rising fuel, natural resources and waste stream costs, finding opportunities to eliminate waste and increase … Continue reading

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Why your company should have a Sustainability Audit

What is a Sustainability Audit? A sustainability audit is a powerful tool.  A sustainability audit takes an inventory of all of the policies, procedures and practices of an organization and compares these to the best practices in their industry.  In … Continue reading

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LG Electronics USA Partners With EPA For ‘ENERGY STAR® Change The World’ National Tour

DENVER, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — As momentum continues to build for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s “ENERGY STAR Change the World Tour,” LG Electronics USA has partnered with The Housing Authority of the City and County of Denver (DHA) … Continue reading

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Groupe Dynamite donates over $1M in clothing to Big Brothers Big Sisters local agencies

MONTREAL, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Groupe Dynamite is proud to announce their support of the Big Brothers Big Sisters local agencies with a one-time donation of 140,000 items of clothing worth over $1M. “We want to help the Big Brothers Big Sisters … Continue reading

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How to measure your home’s environmental impact

This is an excerpt from “Greening your Home” by Anthony Gilbreath.  To purchase an electronic version of this book, click HERE.  The paper version can be purchased at Amazon. Two popular methods of measuring your home’s ecological impact are the … Continue reading

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