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Great Industrial Blogs That Push for Sustainability

We write a lot about sustainability – like which companies are sustainable, or the techniques companies use to become more sustainable, or even how much money is spent on sustainability. But what about industrial blogs or professionals in the industrial business who push for sustainability?   Below are some great sustainable blogs in the industrial [...]

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Sustainable Manufacturing is a Natural Necessity

The manufacturing industry is a very lucrative business for countries.   And in the past 10 years, sustainability has played an important role in how corporations are perceived and how they handle themselves in an ever-growing demand for transparency from consumers. Environmental responsibility is not only good for business, it is becoming an integral part [...]

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New Startups Causing Waves in the Wastewater Industry

Innovative technology and wastewater knowledge are a killer combo if you want to tap into the wealth of the $600 billion wastewater industry. In fact, even actors are quietly backing environmentally enhancing wastewater technologies. Baswood, a company hailing from sunny Santa Barbara, California, is supported by Hollywood star Edward Norton who is a large advocate [...]

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Social Media Can Encourage Sustainability Growth in Organizations

source:   When I talk about social media with my parents, they look at me with a slightly vacant look in their eyes and their mouths are open ajar – enough for air to go in and out to stay alive. I then mention Twitter. Still nothing. Then I mention Facebook. Their faces light up [...]

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Coatings CEO Says Detoxifying the Industrial Environment is as Equally Important as Sustainability

Castor Beans   RENO, NEVADA – June 23, 2014 — Castagra Products Inc. CEO, Peter Roosen, says fracking going global should make focussing on detoxifying industrial process and practices as equally important as sustainability policies.   “All too often in the passionate rhetoric about sustainability, the vital need to eliminate even smallest amounts of highly [...]

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Tips to Incorporate Sustainability in Kids

source   I’m a second generation Canadian. Both of my parents are Asian immigrants who came to North America as young children. And by the time they grew into adults, they were both well assimilated into the Western culture. But for some reason they still managed to maintain some ‘head-scratching’ Asian practices, like plastic wrapping [...]

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2014 FIFA World Cup and Sustainability

  Today is the day all eyes will be on Brasil as they begin to host the 2014 FIFA World Cup. And international bodies like the WWF and United National Environment Program are already touting this as the greenest World Cup yet.   Brazil’s environmental strategy is quite impressive — two of the stadia are [...]

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Five Sustainable Companies That Rock

Sustainability doesn’t have to mean compromise. There are companies that are ahead of the game providing unique, beautiful and addictive products that will make the world a better place. Check out my list of five sustainable companies that rock:   1. Ethical Deal Groupon step aside, there is a new coupon Queen in town. Say [...]

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14 Ways the Oil & Gas Industry is Becoming More Sustainable

Happy Earth Day!   Earth Day was started in 1970 and now has more than 1 billion people joining in Earth Day activities each year making it the largest civic observance in the world. In support of Earth Day we found 14 ways the oil and gas industry is becoming more sustainable.   1. Ukraine [...]

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Is your industrial coating dead?

Millions of years ago there were tiny sea creatures called plankton swimming about in the ocean. They then died and sank to the bottom of the deep, dark sea along with a scattering of plants. Their remains were covered with mud that began to change into rock. The plant and animal remains were then cooked [...]

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