A B Corporation is a new legal corporate structure that allows a company to consider factors other than strictly shareholder wealth, like employees, the environment and sustainability.
ReStore, an ingenious idea of Habitat for Humanity, is the go-to resource to find overstock, closeout and used building material items and home improvement supplies. It’s a new gem in Seacoast NH’s eco-friendly, green crown. The newly opened Restore in Newington, NH was orchestrated by the Southeast New Hampshire Habitat for Humanity.
There are three ways to create Moss Graffiti. You can grow a whole wall of it and then remove the area you don’t want making a reverse design, stencil it on and watch it grow into your design, or paste it on in a ready-made fashion.
Moss. Gardeners enjoy the softness it adds to shade gardens. Decorators use it to add a hint of green to indoor design, sometimes topping the soil on flower pots, or on the planters themselves. Artists are using moss in a new way, as outdoor green art or moss graffiti.
Consider choosing local green gifts. NH is brimming with great ‘green gifts’ ideas that could be the perfect gift for all your eco-friendly loved ones.
Greenwashing is the disingenuous representation of a product, service, company or organization as environmentally friendly, sustainable, natural, or green. The FTC published the Green Marketing Guidelines to help marketers, and are the reporting agency for greenwashing.
What is good for the environment just might not be so good for you. A June 2010 study entitled “Assessment for the Cross Contamination of Food Products by Reusable Shopping Bags” concluded that a potential significant risk exists.
Its tough to define what green marketing is. One thing is for sure, the trend toward incorporating some level of green is on the rise. Consumers are asking for it, and companies, either motivated by greed or genuine eco-concerns, are finding ways to claim a piece of the green market.