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TOP 10 Organic Beers in Celebration of American Craft Beer Week (Part 2 of 2)

TOP 10 Organic Beers in Celebration of American Craft Beer Week (Part 2 of 2)

Posted on 19. May, 2011 by .

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In Honor of American Craft Beer Week, OG Insights writer, Patrick Haase, has sampled some of the finest domestic and international organic-brews and shares his Top Ten findings. Now get out and enjoy some of your favorite (or his) organic beers this summer!

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A Second Look at Two Innovative Household Cleaners Featured at Opportunity Green 2010

A Second Look at Two Innovative Household Cleaners Featured at Opportunity Green 2010

Posted on 12. May, 2011 by .

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When we buy those plastic bottles of cleaning product, we are really paying for large amounts of water. This also comes at a higher cost for the planet because of the greenhouses gases emitted during transport. Those bottles have virtually looked the same since they were introduced in the 1960s. Fifty years later, don’t you think we should have come up with a smarter, better way to do this?

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Bridging the Gap Between Green and Mainstream.  How Important is a Green Lifestyle to You?

Bridging the Gap Between Green and Mainstream. How Important is a Green Lifestyle to You?

Posted on 04. May, 2011 by .

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If you’re the average American, there’s a wide gap between your green intentions and the steps you take to make your lifestyle more sustainable. The new Mainstream Green study by Ogilvy Earth uncovers why sustainability initiatives and eco-marketing campaigns have failed to appeal to the 66% of Americans with good green intentions but little personal commitment to sustainability.

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Stylists & Stylish Beware: The Toxic Truth About Brazilian Blowouts

Stylists & Stylish Beware: The Toxic Truth About Brazilian Blowouts

Posted on 02. May, 2011 by .

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For many, the Brazilian Blowout is a semi-permanent hair straightening ritual that allows for convenient, fashionable “hair-apy” without breaking the bank. But just as with many other high-tech, convenient innovations, there is a toxic catch.

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Hybrids vs. Gen 1 Electric Vehicles: Make Your Next Vehicle Purchase a “Good” One

Hybrids vs. Gen 1 Electric Vehicles: Make Your Next Vehicle Purchase a “Good” One

Posted on 18. Apr, 2011 by .

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With an increase in public concern for the environment, new wave rating systems are giving the people what they want — product transparency. With the help of GoodGuide’s unique system of considering human, environmental and health costs associated with vehicles, you can rest assured that your next purchase is truly a “good” decision.

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Seventh Generation’s Message in a Bottle

Seventh Generation’s Message in a Bottle

Posted on 15. Mar, 2011 by .

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Seventh Generation once again proves that it is THE coolest, most innovative and socially responsible company with its debut of Natural 4x Detergent at Natural Products Expo West. With its […]

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OG25 Green Business Start Up Competition Finalist: Wind Products

OG25 Green Business Start Up Competition Finalist: Wind Products

Posted on 25. Jan, 2011 by .

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Russell Tencer, CEO, of Wind Products points out that “every property in the world has a wind resource” as he presents at Opportunity Green as an OG25 Business Start Up competition finalist.

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The Greenest Coffee Cup in the World Launched by OG partner, Repurpose® Compostables

The Greenest Coffee Cup in the World Launched by OG partner, Repurpose® Compostables

Posted on 18. Jan, 2011 by .

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With 400 million cups of coffee consumed per day, the United States is the leading consumer of coffee in the world.* Yesterday, Opportunity Green Partner, Repurpose® Compostables, announced the debut […]

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