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Green Your Business

Planet-saving ideas for running your design firm.

November 13, 2009

Marriott to Provide Green Prototypes for Several Brands

The designs cut energy and water consumption by 25 percent and save hotel owners $100,000 in design planning.

November 12, 2009

USGBC Joins Sierra Club in Promoting ‘Cool Cities’

The campaign aims at improving community-wide sustainable building.

November 12, 2009

LG Electronics Helps Hotels Recycle, Upgrade Electronics

The company's new hotel TV and computer recycling program expects to recycle hundreds of thousands of sets over the next year.

November 10, 2009

New Sustainable Landscape Rating System Unveiled

The organizations behind the program are seeking pilot projects to test it.

November 9, 2009

Home2 Suites by Hilton Aims for Sustainability, Stewardship

The brand's green practices range from indigenous-only landscaping to finishes made of recycled materials.

November 6, 2009

Perkins+Will Calls Out Risky Chemicals

The new Precautionary List includes 25 chemicals considered harmful to health.

November 3, 2009

Call for Entries: Earth-Minded Awards

The submissions deadline has been extended to March 1st.

November 2, 2009

Sustainability Goes Online at Wilsonart

The new website aims to offer information about the green elements of the company's products, as well as its plans for the future.

November 2, 2009