sustainability in business

How Businesses Can Embrace Sustainability in 2021

Climate change is a pressing issue all across the globe.  Not only are carbon dioxide levels at their highest level for over 800,000 years, but sea levels are also steadily rising year on year, and animal habitats are being destroyed through deforestation. In other words, unless we do something soon, the world will never be […]

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Eco-Friendly Shipping: What You Need to Know

The push to go green is nothing new, but the movement has gained more traction in recent years, and eco-friendly shipping has now become an essential component for businesses. For a while, companies were able to skate by with performative or minimal green publicly known efforts, but customers expect more these days. The green movement […]

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From Big to Small: 5 Commercial Solar Lighting Options for Your Business

Marshall Schreiber Herskovitz, an American movie director and environmental proponent has been quoted saying, “Even those who don’t believe in climate change believe we should develop renewable energy. Americans get it, it’s time. This is not controversial. It’s actually right in the wheelhouse of American business.” This statement couldn’t be closer to the truth. The […]

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Benefits of Greening Your eCommerce Business

Technology has advanced to the point where we no longer have to worry about getting things done and now have the optional luxury of caring about how we get things done. Coal and oil were the standard fuel for years because there was no other option. Still, now we can see the damage that has […]

What Is the Future of Sustainable Products?

Sustainability is swiftly becoming a hot topic in business. For some companies and industries, this has been the result of the stark realization of just how damaging their practices are to the environment. For others, increasing consumer demand for businesses they support to have a positive impact has forced them to rethink their priorities. One […]

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Using Eco-Friendly Methods for Corporate Responsibility in Your Business

Corporate responsibility, environmental stewardship, and social responsibility have become overused catchphrases. Most companies want to contribute to the greater good and recognize there is a whole market of socially and environmentally-conscious customers.  But how many companies actually understand the concept and carry it out as part of their mission statement? If you’ve heard these catchphrases, […]

The Biofriendly Podcast - Episode 50 - Biofriendly At GreenBiz 20

Biofriendly At GreenBiz 20

As we continue to fight the good fight to save our planet, Noel and Jacob stop for a minute to evaluate some environmental challenges from bee colony collapse disorder to jellyfish blackouts that might be caused by something other than climate change.

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5 Ways Renewable Energy Can Save Businesses Money

Profit is when your income exceeds your expenses, and a business that is not profitable will not be around for long. Businesses are always looking to save money, as the lower the operating costs of a business are, the more money they stand to make. At an elementary level, the goal in running a business […]

5 Eco-Friendly Business Practices You Can Implement in Your Office

Making your office just a little bit greener is not only a great way to contribute towards a more sustainable and healthier planet, but it can also give your business a boost, creating a whole new point of differentiation. As the impact we are having on our environment becomes a bigger concern across the globe, […]

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6 Tips for Creating a More Energy Efficient Warehouse Environment

Upgrading energy efficiency in your warehouse operation can prove beneficial to your business in many ways. Improving your green credentials not only increases your business reputation but also makes you stand apart from your competitors when it comes to attracting environmentally-conscious customers. However, the most significant benefit of having a green warehouse environment is the […]