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Nov
15
2011
Raleigh-Based Excel Moving & Storage Earns Green Plus Certification

Excel Moving & Storage, a warehousing and transportation company in Raleigh, North Carolina, has joined the 60 business and organizations across the country that have officially become Green Plus Certified. Started in 1997, Excel provides moving services all over North Carolina, plus storage facilities in Greensboro, North Carolina, and its …

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Amanda is a graduate of the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, where she received her master's degree in Journalism and Mass Communication, specializing in Public Relations. She received her bachelor's degree from Virginia Tech, where she majored in Environmental Policy and Planning and...
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Nov
8
2011
ISD Welcomes New Green Plus Graduate Assistants

The Institute is pleased to introduce our 2011 Green Plus Graduate Assistants, including Ryan Donnelly, from the Fuqua School of Business; George Kataoka from the Nicholas School of the Environment; Jessica Lab, also from the Nicholas School of the Environment; and Jacob Widlitz from the Sanford School of Public Policy. …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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Nov
1
2011
Assembled Products Corp. of Rogers, AR, Earns Green Plus Certification

Assembled Products Corporation, a manufacturing company based in Rogers, Arkansas, joined the growing list of businesses and organizations to become Certified Green Plus. APC, which scored over 90% on the Green Plus Certification Survey, manufactures products that are sold to Fortune 100 Retailers, who, much like the Green Plus program, assess …

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Sep
27
2011
Institute for Sustainable Development Awards Green Plus Certification to Six Companies

Organizations in Four States Earn Designation The Institute for Sustainable Development announced that six organizations in four states earned Green Plus Certification in the third quarter of 2011. The most recent businesses to achieve full Green Plus Certification are: Celito (Raleigh, NC) Chartreuse (Lakewood, OH) Fleetwood Fixtures (Leesport, PA) Four Seasons …

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Jun
15
2011
2011 Green Plus Community, Chamber of Commerce Winners Announced

The Institute for Sustainable Development announced the winners of its annual Green Plus Community and Green Plus Chamber of Commerce Awards. The Institute, with Partners for Livable Communities and the American Chamber of Commerce Executives, makes the annual awards to chambers of commerce to recognize exceptional leadership in sustainable, triple …

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Jun
9
2011
Seven Businesses in North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and South Carolina Earn Green Plus Certification

The Institute for Sustainable Development is excited to welcome seven new organizations in four states Green Plus Certified community.  The newest organizations to achieve Green Plus Certification include Ad Spice Promotional Marketing (Durham, NC) AlphaGraphics Cary (Cary, NC) Counter Culture Coffee (Durham, NC) High Associates (Lancaster, PA) North Myrtle Beach …

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We educate, motivate, and recognize smaller enterprises for their efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’re here to offer tangible, practical tips and expertise in sustainability.
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Jun
8
2011
2011 Green Plus Sustainability Summer Fellows Named

The Institute for Sustainable Development today announced its 2011 Sustainability Summer Fellows. The 2011 class of Sustainability Fellows comprises graduate students, undergraduates and professionals from Duke University, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and East Carolina University. Fellows include Jeremy Bogen, Molly Boyle, Susannah Brouwer, Amanda Komar and …

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Mar
8
2011
TheCSRMinute features Green Plus North American Sustainable Enterprise Award Winners

If you’re unable to view the video below, please click here. Congratulations to our winners: The Taylor Companies, Lube Stop, Laser Plus, Communication Matters, and The Scrap Exchange!

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Feb
25
2011
2011 Green Plus North American Sustainable Enterprise Award Winners Announced

The Institute for Sustainable Development has announced the winners of the 2011 Green Plus North American Sustainable Enterprise Awards. The Awards are given to smaller enterprises in the U.S. for excellence in triple bottom line sustainability, are presented annually at the North Carolina Research Triangle Park Foundation by GlaxoSmithKline. Finalists …

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Feb
21
2011
Seven Organizations in Three States Earn Green Plus Certification

Seven Organizations in Three States Earn Green Plus Certification Seven more enterprises complete the first stage of the Green Plus program The Institute for Sustainable Development announced seven new organizations in three states have achieved Green Plus Certification.   Created by the NC Research Triangle-based Institute for Sustainable Development, Green Plus …

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