Operating Green Health Facilities and Programs

ljones6 June 08, 2007 08:15 AM
Hello, Road Map 2020, a not for profit organization working for sustainability, is interested in learning about specific examples of health facilities being operated in a mann…

Overcoming Resistance

susan altman June 07, 2007 03:35 PM
The Energy and Environment Office of Medford, MA, recently received a grant for the design and installation of a small wind turbine at one of our schools. There are many positive …

Green Restaurants

Unknown June 05, 2007 07:02 PM
Anyone have any good information or case studies about restaurants going green? I think this would be a long-term proposition, so it would have to being with small, but important …

Fluorescent and CFL Disposal

Jan Gravemaker Tukwil May 31, 2007 03:10 PM
Now that some countries and states are considering the phase-out of incandescent light bulbs and the substitution with more efficient sources, for now fluorescents, no doubt. If y…

Going for the Green - Help for Small Business

Lynn Johannson May 30, 2007 09:52 AM
Dear Fellow FSB listserv members: One of the challenge areas we have been tackling is the behaviour change required in business sector referred to as "SMEs". We have amassed …

Mercury and CFLs

mtremper May 22, 2007 01:20 PM
I sent a post which started a chain of messages about scare stories of mercury in CFLs. . I would guess that a majority of homes in America have had fluorescent lights in them fo…

Urban Myth About CFLs?

mtremper May 14, 2007 11:41 AM
I got this story from a friend of mine. It has an apocryphal ring to it. Can folks on the list offer any comments about the likelihood this is real? This is the sort of stuff that…

CFLs Need Special Handling for Recycling

jc10508 May 13, 2007 06:33 AM
CFLs are great for energy savings but need special handling for recycling because of the mercury they contain. Here are two web sites where you can learn how to safely dispose of …

The Mercury - CFL Problem: Wal-Mart is Changing the Game

Stephan Pollard Fayetteville May 12, 2007 09:35 AM
All, A month-and-a-half or so ago I attended Wal-Mart's quarterly Business Sustainability Milestone Meeting. At that meeting Lee Scott, CEO pretty much guaranteed that someth…


Chad Renando Brisbane May 03, 2007 02:28 AM
Hi all, I am doing a bit of research into the embodied energy of a USB stick as compared to a CD ROM. Anyone have any leads on research in this area? Thanks in advance, …

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