Tag Archives: Environmentalism

Top five ways corporations go green

Many large corporations are taking leadership roles in establishing and implementing green initiatives. From auto manufacturers to world renown beverage makers, many are actively seeking ways to do their part in this global mission. Most of their commitments are focused on the places where they can make the most difference. While there are a wide array of motivating factors, some of the most common includes reducing the corporation’s operating costs, enhancing employee health, increasing productivity, boosting the business’ reputation amongst the consumer community and limiting the risk of violating environmental regulations. Listed below are the 5 top corporate green initiatives. Continue reading Top five ways corporations go green

Five ways to reduce your environmental footprint when travelling overseas

The battle to save our environment has reached almost critical proportions and it is now up to every individual to take responsibility for the carbon footprint left in their wake. Air travel, as well as many other forms of transport, is a major source of concern among environmentalists and those who travel overseas should ensure that as much of their journey as possible is also as ‘green’ as possible.  If even the smallest effort is made by every overseas traveller, the impact on our environment can be significant. Here are five ways in which overseas travellers can make their contribution to a cleaner and healthier planet. Continue reading Five ways to reduce your environmental footprint when travelling overseas

Help the environment and save money at the same time

Becoming green doesn’t’ mean turning into a vegan or a PETA member and becoming all radical. It is profitable to live green and help the environment. You will save the earth, save yourself and save money. What is better than that? Many people say that they will not go in debt to be green, but here is the great news. Being green and environmental is nothing new. The philosophy of saving the world is built around the ideas of consuming less, buying only what you need, using things and stuff until they are worn out and recycling where you can. Frugality and environmental living is almost the same thing. Continue reading Help the environment and save money at the same time