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The Future of Cradle to Cradle Certification: An Interview with William McDonough

The Future of Cradle to Cradle Certification: An Interview with William McDonough

Posted on 17. Aug, 2011 by .

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Opportunity Green had the privilege of attending 2011’s Dwell on Design Conference where William McDonough gave a captivating keynote address that emphasized eco-effectiveness within this new paradigm that focuses on continuous quality improvement. Prior to McDonough taking the stage, we were fortunate enough to have the chance to commend him on his recent accomplishments as well as ask him a few questions of our own.

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The Green Business Roadblock: What’s Standing in Your Way?

The Green Business Roadblock: What’s Standing in Your Way?

Posted on 11. Aug, 2011 by .

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It’s hard to balance passion and profit. But it’s a fundamental necessity for those professionals who pursue opportunities in the rapidly evolving sustainability economy, either by choice or necessity. The stakes are high, and we know we need to make smart decisions and move quickly to get beyond business-as-usual.

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Top Ten Green News Stories of July 2011

Top Ten Green News Stories of July 2011

Posted on 01. Aug, 2011 by .

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OG|10: Green News Monthly Roundup featuring the top ten green news stories from July 2011 as followed and covered by Opportunity Green.

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Crowdsourcing: Vapur’s New Model for Design

Crowdsourcing: Vapur’s New Model for Design

Posted on 01. Aug, 2011 by .

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Staying hydrated has never been more stylish with Vapur’s spiffy new artist series “anti-bottles”, now available to help conscious consumers beat the summer heat. The three limited edition bottles feature the winners of the 2010 “Thirst for Design” Competition launched by Opportunity Green and Dwell Magazine.

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What is Sustainability?:  An Interview with Adam Werbach

What is Sustainability?: An Interview with Adam Werbach

Posted on 25. Jul, 2011 by .

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Sustainability at its core is simply a framework—an approach—to addressing large issues like climate change. By “Going Green” we’re not simply helping the environment, we’re taking our first steps to being more knowledgeable, conscious, and productive citizens.

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Top Ten Green News Stories of June 2011

Top Ten Green News Stories of June 2011

Posted on 01. Jul, 2011 by .

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OG|10: Green News Monthly Roundup featuring the top ten green news stories from June 2011 as followed and covered by Opportunity Green.

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OG’s Top 10 Eco-friendly Office Supplies Part II

OG’s Top 10 Eco-friendly Office Supplies Part II

Posted on 27. Jun, 2011 by .

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After nearly two years, the OG Top 10 Office Supplies Awards is back with another set of high- and low-tech sustainable items for your daily grind. And the winners for best supporting items in a green cubicle are…

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Dwell on Design Preview

Dwell on Design Preview

Posted on 23. Jun, 2011 by .

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If you have a passion for sustainable design, join Dwell in a three-day annual design extravaganza this weekend in the LA Convention Center. As the biggest design conference in the West, Dwell on Design showcases the best in furniture, kitchen and bath, and outdoor innovations; all which seamlessly integrate eco-friendly concepts with functionality without sacrificing sleek, modern style.

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