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Leading the Way in Sustainability

July 27, 2012
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Is Our Food System Unsustainable?

A recent headline from the January 20, 2012 online edition of the Durango-Herald reads, "USDA official: Food system unsustainable".   Here’s a sampling of provocative statements to this effect expressed by Evert Oldham, area director for USDA  Rural Development, as recorded by … Continue reading

June 15, 2012
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How Can My Business Reduce Waste? – Part V

In my role as a sustainability consultant I show businesses how even minor business policy changes can result in significant benefits to the environment and to improvements in the workplace.   The four sustainability areas I focus on are:   energy, water, … Continue reading

June 1, 2012
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How Can My Business Reduce Waste? – Part IV

In my role as a sustainability consultant I show businesses how even minor business policy changes can result in significant benefits to the environment and to improvements in the workplace.   The four sustainability areas I focus on are:   energy, water, … Continue reading