Category Sustainability

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Sustainable Buildings – The Challenges towards Widespread Acceptance

Developing a company into a paragon of sustainability is now more important than ever. Environmentally-friendly sustainable buildings are not only essential from a moral standpoint; they can also be a solid financial investment.   According to the U.S. government, the nation’s 100+ million households and more than 4.7 million commercial buildings “consume more energy than […]

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Study Shows ‘Unprecedented’ Ocean Acidification (greenoptomistic)

When it comes to climate change, the invisible elephant in the room is ocean acidification. Climate scientists have long considered it a legitimate concern, but only recently has it been found that the rate increase and ecological influence of acidification has exceeded our previous estimates. 500 of the worlds leading experts came together in 2012 […]