Green Construction is Better for the Budget in the Long Run

Green Building

It’s no secret that green building and construction can save money in a variety of ways. According to Greening America’s Schools, green schools use 33% less energy overall and 32% less water than traditionally built schools. This can significantly decrease the cost of utilities during the normal lifespan of a school. Imagine this kind of savings in your home or your office building. Continue reading “Green Construction is Better for the Budget in the Long Run”

Corporations are taking steps to protect our environment… Including McDonald’s!

Plastic Waste

There’s a lot of debate over what corporations can do to help limit their impact on the environment. From K-cups proliferating landfills to your Dunkin Donuts iced coffee cup sticking around for years and years, to microbeads infesting our water sources, the way we consume large corporate products can directly impact our environment. Do corporations even care? Continue reading “Corporations are taking steps to protect our environment… Including McDonald’s!”