• Nokia, Samsung Lead Latest Greenpeace Green Electronics Survey

    July 7, 2009

    GreenBiz Greenpeace International today released the 12th edition of its quarterly Guide to Greener Electronics scorecard, ranking the 17 manufacturers on their achievement of environmental goals. Nokia once again remained in the top position, with a score of 7.45 points out of a possible 10, while Samsung held on to second place with its score […]

  • REI, Founding Farmers, North Face Win A.R.E. Sustainability Awards

    July 3, 2009

    REI, Founding Farmers and The North Face are the inaugural winners of the Association for Retail Environments’ (A.R.E) Sustainability Awards launched at GlobalShop 2009 to encourage excellence in sustainable retail design.

  • Coca Cola to Put Fuel Cells to Work at N.Y. Bottling Plant

    July 3, 2009

    By GreenBiz Staff Coca Cola Enterprises signed a 10-year contract with UTC Power that will bring two fuel cells to its southern New York bottling plant. The UTC Power fuel cells will produce heat and energy that can satisfy nearly a third of demand at Coca Cola’s bottling plant in Elmsford, N.Y. The project received […]

  • Australia Joins Carbon Reduction Label Scheme

    July 2, 2009

    Australia is joining the UK in using the Carbon Trust’s Carbon Reduction Label, touted as the world’s first carbon label for consumer products.

  • See the Light

    July 2, 2009

    Today’s guest, Tom Cohen, is the director of sales at Greenlite Lighting Corporation, a company devoted to conserving energy through the use of CFL light bulbs. The green team discusses how buying energy-efficient lighting products can make a difference to the planet and to your wallet. Along with John and Mike, learn about the benefits […]

  • Old Denim, New Green Innovations

    July 2, 2009

    On this episode, John and Mike speak with Todd Kean, the founder of Bonded Logic. Since its start in 1994, Bonded Logic has become the leading manufacturer of natural fiber insulation in the country by creating this insulation out of recycled denim and other natural fabrics. Kean discusses his goals as a member of the […]

  • The Lazy Environmentalist

    July 2, 2009

    This week we join John and Mike as they interview Josh Dorfman, the “Lazy Environmentalist” who encourages people to “think smarter” about the benefits of green behavior. After having an epiphany inspired by an interesting question, Josh decided to embark on endeavors that would reduce people’s impact on the environment without great personal inconvenience or […]

  • Love at First Bite

    July 2, 2009

    On today’s show, John and Mike host Mike Parisi, a local “eco”preneur who recently opened the fourth Pizza Fusion restaurant in California. Pizza Fusion, a franchise that originated in Florida, is dedicated to producing high quality, organic food and “the greenest pizza in America.” Listen in as they discuss how the Pizza Fusion chain is […]

  • Jump Start Your Life

    July 2, 2009

    John, Mike, and guest Mandingo Cain speak with Tom Pace, an inspirational entrepreneur and the founder of PaceButler, one of the largest cell phone recycling companies in the nation. Because cell phones are fully recyclable, PaceButler purchases used cell phones to prevent excessive environmental waste. Beyond his work with cell phone recycling, Tom also authored […]

  • Hooray for Hollywood

    July 2, 2009

    John and Mike speak with Debbie Levin, President of the Environmental Media Association (EMA), about how her organization puts environmental messages into TV shows and movies. Though also working on other programs and initiatives, the EMA’s goal is to have the media promote green behavior, almost like “product placement for the environment.” Listen in as […]