Sustainable Product Development and Manufacturing–Free Online Course from Stanford University

The Green Changemakers

Course link: The Course This course focuses on strategies and techniques for development of sustainable products and manufacturing processes. In 2007, he published a book on Innovation, Product Development and Commercialization.

Eco-Products Directory 2008: For Sustainable Production and Consumption

The Green Changemakers

Eco-Products Directory 2008: For Sustainable Production and Consumption (c) Asian Productivity Organization, 2008 ISBN: 92-833-7066-X Click here to download the whole book. Tags: Sustainable-development Ebook Green

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8 Simple Ways to Prove our Love to Mother Earth.

Elephant Journal

Conscious Consumerism Enlightened Society Green Right Livelihood Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Dalai Lama earth-day environmental awareness mother earth plastic ride a bike save the planet sustainable products water conservationOur earth is suffering—that’s the ugly truth. And, let’s be clear, it’s because of us. We have taken our planet for granted. We have taken into consideration our own time on earth, disregarding the.

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Homemade Cleaning Products That Work As Well as Those You Buy

Green Living Ideas

The post Homemade Cleaning Products That Work As Well as Those You Buy appeared first on Green Living Ideas. Eco Home Living green home living natural cleaning natural cleaning recipes non-toxic cleaning products sustainable productsNatural cleaning with vinegar and baking soda is easy, affordable, and makes your clean home super green and healthy.

Going Green with Terrene

Green Life Smart Life

Terrene Sustainable Building Supply sells high-quality, environmentally responsible, “green&# building products. Terrene’s goal is to expand the availability and use of green building products throughout New England. The products that you’ll find at Terrene were selected because they are better for the environment, perform well, and contribute to healthier living.

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The Key to Sustainability: Cradle to Cradle Thinking

Living Green & Saving Energy

Sustainability is the key to green living. Almost every green concept emanates from the idea of sustainability. The three Rs—reduce, reuse, recycle—all derive form the concept of sustainability. A sustainable product has a minimal environmental impact. Ideally, the materials from which a sustainable product [.]. green construction green living Green News how to go green recycling reuse sustainability cradle to cradle Green living the 3 Rs

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Eco Gifts for Mother’s Day

Green Living Ideas

Tags: Special Occasions Charity Bouquets energy food Green Spa Mother's Day online sources Online Store Organic Consumers Association Style's online store sustainable product wholesome food

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4 Eco-Friendly & Stylish Home Improvement Options

Living Green & Saving Energy

Although many environmentally sustainable products have a reputation for being expensive or too difficult to acquire, goods that are kind to the environment are quickly becoming more mainstream and affordable. Green building and eco-friendly don’t have to be intimidating words.

WIN This GIANT Entertainment Box From EcoSalon


We're giving away the best of the best eco and sustainable products picked out by EcoSalon. You won't want to miss this. Read More. Contests Featured News

Green N Brown Discount

Green Living Tips

Green N Brown, an online store for sustainable products, describes themselves as "a one stop shop for greener future". Learn more about the company, their approach to selecting products and grab the coupon code GLT readers can get an extra 5% discount on their entire range - that's on top of any offers currently running.

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Product Review: Green Guru Travel Kit

Green Living Ideas

Ever wonder what happens to tents, banners, bike tubes, wetsuits, yoga mats, and other products after their useful life is done? We also like to present our readers with some of the coolest sustainable products to help you green your lifestyle…but of course to do so in style! The post Product Review: Green Guru Travel Kit appeared first on Green Living Ideas.

Samsill Branches into Raw Ring Binders

Green (Living) Review

The stylish alternative of raw ring binders is a highly desired sustainable office product. The stylish alternative of raw ring binders is a highly desired sustainable office product.

2012 130

TreeHouse is like Home Depot with a green conscience

Green (Living) Review

To make matters worse, if customers want accurate, up-to-date information on sustainable products, they usually have to do a lot of research on their own. Furthermore, the center of the store — prime product space — is reserved for education and demonstrations.

Shop Greener at Shop to be Green

Hug a Tree with Me

One of the biggest parts of living an Eco-friendly lifestyle is transitioning to greener products, living green means that you are trying to make all of your choices with the environment in mind. For every traditional (Green-less) product out there, there is a Greener counterpart.

2012 136

Zero VOC Paint

Eco Friendly Daily

The product is recommended for interior uses. Sustainable product manufacturing with a reduced environmental footprint makes this one a winner. Next time you decide to redecorate consider using Eco-friendly paint.


Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Right, that is the headline that came with the press release and then it continues, as below: An innovative eco product is aiming to bring a touch of style to home recycling. The innovative product comes from new Sheffield design house Fellow53.

Giveaway of Conscious Box Collection of Eco-friendly Products, ends 7/28

Hug a Tree with Me

Conscious Box is a monthly delivery of a collection of Eco-friendly and sustainable products. These products range from Xylitol rich Glee gum, to Pharmacopia natural body products, to Kind Bars and Honest Tea.

VW to Reduce CO2 Emissions to 95 g/km by 2020


The chairman of the board of management of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft, Dr. Martin Winterkorn, says the automaker is on track to meet this goal, adding that increasingly efficient technologies, powertrains and vehicles, and environmentally sustainable production, would account for

T-Shirt Company Uses Profits for Entrepreneurs in Developing Countries


Naked Hippie has a focus on fair trade, organic and sustainable production processes. T-shirt brand Naked Hippy help small businesses in developing countries by investing all their profit in micro loans.

Dubai Green Store Dubbed “World’s Most Sustainable Building”

Green Prophet

Gundeep Singh used to own a yacht and a porsche before he turned over a green leaf to open what is now known as the “world’s most sustainable building.” Architecture & Urban eco-products LEED The Change Initiative USGBC World''s Most Sustainable Building

Stating the Green Case: Small Business Advantages

Green Home Blog

Running a small business is hard enough without having to implement green products or additions. Engaging the work force in a [glossary]sustainable[/glossary], earth friendly environment lets them know that you go beyond only caring about production.

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Sustainable Brands Conference Update: Empowering Consumers

The Green Samaritan

Moving from blueberries to business, the Sustainable Brands Conference ’11 kicks off next week in Monterey, California June 7-10. Sustainability can move to the next level through this trend of transparency.

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Sustania: The Business of Sustainable Business

Green Home Blog

In their own material, after many eloquent words, phrases and descriptions, it seems as though their program is to enable the business world to look at building sustainability as an opportunity.

Without instant action the waste crises will keep coming

Green (Living) Review

That means governments in developed economies must reach out to those who are receiving their waste and support them in establishing sustainable waste management systems, work which the ISWA will willingly provide support.”

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What Does “Green” Mean? Interview with Chris Nelson of UL Environment (Part 2 of 2)

Green Living Ideas

UL Environment created Environmental Claims Validation or Sustainable Products Verification programs for companies and products making “green” claims. Tags: Technology Chris Nelson Chris Nelson interview green claims validation Green product verification Green Resources Green Standards UL Environment What Does “Green” Mean?

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Hydroponics in the house in Qatar!

Green Prophet

The surge in projected productivity rests on the Zulal Oasis hydroponics project in Al Shahaniyah, west of capital city Doha, sponsored by Hassad Food, in partnership with Oasis Agrotechnology , a consortium led by Spain’s Primalor Group.

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WallArt makes Beautiful homes Sustainable

Green Living Ideas

The raw materials used for the wall panels are also 100% recycled, compostable/biodegradeable and is a pretty sustainable product to include in your green home. This PR article was sent to us by the folks at WallArt, and it was too cool not to share!

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Corporations Using Green

Eco Friendly Daily

Now companies are not just competing with other corporation’s products, but with their environmental policies as well. All Wal-Mart stores contain sustainable products and use renewable energy. When you visit this store, what kind of eco-friendly products do you buy?

The Green Buzz: Monday, December 2

Conservancy Talk

An urban school alliance is using its purchasing power to get suppliers to create and sell healthier and more sustainable products. ( A threat to Christmas trees, cube-friendly plants and protecting NYC from storms all in today’s green news. There’s something lurking in the soil, and it’s creating a “national problem” for the Christmas tree market. ( NBC News ).

Quick Take: Technology Opens New Doors for Fisheries

Conservancy Talk

This week, I joined colleagues and partners at the Seaweb Seafood Summit in New Orleans, Louisiana to discuss sustainable seafood and fisheries. But most of their catch comes from fisheries that are poorly managed, overfished and have little access to the growing market for sustainable seafood. In many of these places, fishermen lack the knowledge and incentives for more sustainable use of their fisheries, and compete for the remaining fish in open-access fishing grounds.

What Does “Green” Mean? An Interview with Chris Nelson of UL Environment (Part 1 of 2)

Green Living Ideas

Companies and products are tossing around terms like “green,” “sustainable,” or “eco-friendly,” but as a consumer it’s hard to know what those words mean on products or whether they can be trusted. A year ago, UL Environment began offering Environmental Claims Validation or Sustainable Products Verification programs for products making “green” claims.

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Aya Kaya Has Fun With Sustainable Design

Green Prophet

Of her design process, Tager says that “whenever I can I’ll design and produce a sustainable product with as little manipulations and additives as possible, but without compromising function and aesthetics.&#. Top 5 Arab Sustainable Designers.

Organic and Eco-friendly Products at Reduced Pricing Encourages Consumers to Give Them a Try

Green (Living) Review

Stylish Organics offers green lifestyle products below manufacturer''s suggested retail as encouragement for all to try. Hemp History Week kicks off a month of savings as June sees 15% off all purchases of organic and earth friendly products at this e-commerce boutique.


Green (Living) Review

Deliveries of Winterdale cheese to customers including Fortnum & Mason, The Goring and Biddenden Vineyard, are now being made using a 100% electric Nissan LEAF, finally making the cheese fully sustainable.

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Two Sides Targets U.S. Consumers With New Ad Campaign

Green (Living) Review

No Wonder You Love Paper Ads Promote the Attractiveness and Sustainability of Magazines and Newspapers CHICAGO, IL, May 29, 2013 – As part of its expanding efforts to promote the sustainability of print and paper, Two Sides this month will begin working with U.S.

World Centric’s Compostable Toothbrush Bites Into Dental Product Waste

Green Prophet

450 million toothbrushes wind up in landfills every year in the US alone, says sustainable-products company World Centric. The toothbrush and case are certified compostable by the Biodegradable Products Institute.

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Project Drywall: Gypsum and Plaster for Sustainable Walls and Ceilings

Green Life Smart Life

We had decided to go with gypsum board because it meets all of our requirements for a sustainable product. Its paper backing is made from old newspapers, phone books, and cardboard, and it is a zero VOC (volatile organic compounds) product. Under Materials & Resources, gypsum board achieves us ½ of a point in the Environmentally Preferable product category for material and possible another ½ point for local production. Master bedroom.

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Corporate Sustainability: A Changing Corporate Model (Pay Attention Small Business)

Green Home Blog

Corporate Sustainability: A Changing Corporate Model (Pay Attention Small Business. Be careful where you get your news and keep your eyes open for future corporate responsibility that is integrating sustainable practices into a new business model that is proving a win-win for the planet. Corporate Sustainability. Corporate sustainability is often assumed to be a forced response to guidelines, restrictions and other government mandated requirements.

How to Use Wood-Grain Furniture More Sustainably


Wood-grain furniture is durable and beautiful, and sustainable sourcing and production options are available to you without the guilt of supporting potentially illegal loggers. The impact of illegal logging and sustainable wood practices. When you are both budget-conscious and.

Less than 5% of UK parents can spot symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning

Green (Living) Review

The focus of innogy’s activities is on offering existing and potential customers innovative and sustainable products and services which enable them to use energy more efficiently and improve their quality of life

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