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An Inconvenient Reality For Environmental/Sustainability Professionals?

For years, those of us in the environmental/sustainability profession have sought credible ways and metrics for quantifying the economic value of our efforts, activities and programs.  A myriad of studies completed dating back to the late 1980s attempt to demonstrate “environmental value”.  Most of these studies have shown rather tenuous …

WalMart’s Hot Air

Yesterday, the world’s largest retailer and its cadre of sustainability advisors released the 61-page Walmart Supplier GHG Innovation Program: Guidance Document. Elm …

Well, There You Have It…

NYT reports that Washington has abandoned hope of issuing carbon legislation this year, including cap-and-trade.   The inaction is also dragging down …