Monthly Archives: October 2009

Oct
28
2009

How to Green the Office

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How to Green the Office

Are you interested in sustainability but don’t know where to make the first step? Here are a few small tips that will get you started towards a more cost-efficient and eco-friendly workplace. Print green and share documents electronically. Encourage your employees to think twice before printing. By using smaller margins, …

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Oct
21
2009
Evergreen Cooperative Laundry Aims to Help Struggling Neighborhoods around Cleveland's University Circle

From the Plain Dealer – October 20, 2009: “Civic and city leaders are investing several million dollars in a unique, employee-owned business model to drive more wealth and jobs into the struggling neighborhoods around University Circle. Several hundred people will gather on East 105th Street near St. Clair Avenue today to …

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Oct
19
2009
The Redwoods Group: A Socially Responsible Commercial Specialty Insurance Company

The Redwoods Group, headquartered in Morrisville, NC, is a privately held, socially responsible commercial specialty insurance company. The business and social mission of The Redwoods Group – whose motto is to Serve Others – is to protect and improve the quality of life in the communities it serves.  The Redwoods …

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Oct
14
2009
COSE First to Offer Green Plus™ in Ohio

Cleveland, October 14, 2009- One of the largest American chambers of commerce, the Council of Smaller Enterprises (COSE), has become the first business association to offer the Green Plus™ sustainability education and certification program to Ohio’s smaller enterprises.   Green Plus™ is a three-part program to help smaller enterprises improve their performance …

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Oct
12
2009
Chambers, Institute Present Sustainability Efforts in D.C.

Representatives of the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber of Commerce and Institute for Sustainable Development discussed the Green Plus program with U.S. Deputy Secretary of Commerce Dennis Hightower and 40 U.S. Senate and House staffers Tuesday at the invitation of Partners for Livable Communities and the American Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE). …

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Oct
9
2009
Cree Pledges 575 New, Green Jobs in Durham

From the Triangle Business Journal: “Cree Inc. plans to hire more than 500 workers in Durham over the next three years, the maker of light-emitting diodes and LED lighting products announced Thursday afternoon. The company currently employs about 1,500 in the Triangle. Cree (Nasdaq: CREE) cited the growing market for …

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Oct
1
2009
Help Us in "Planting Seeds of Hope"

Lamp Recycling Outreach for Raleigh, North Carolina

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Husband, Father of 2 boys and 1 girl. Very passionate about living naturally and helping others. Founder of Healthy Choice Home Care Founder of My Eco Lamp, LLC "Lamp Recycling Solutions" Very excited about helping businesses become better stewards of their end of life lamps.
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