In a bid to enable customers to place orders for its eco-friendly imaging products via the Internet, Green Peak Imaging Solutions has announced the launch of their online ordering portal. This alternative imaging supply company provides eco-friendly imaging products such as toner, ink, printers, maintenance kits and fusers to home offices and businesses across the US.
Footwear and apparel company Timberland has a new range of boots that are eco-friendly. They make it easy now for an outdoorsy person to enjoy nature without hurting nature. Called the Earthkeepers 2.0, the leather used in the range is from tanneries that are gold- and silver-rated.
Eco-friendly coffee mugs are now in vogue. These come in reusable forms including easy-carry bottles and travel mugs. The mugs that have been outed by different companies are designed not only for coffee but also for other non-caffeinated beverages.
German carmaker BMW has launched its eco-friendly The hybrid cars in Korea with the promise of a roll out in the coming year. The 320d Efficient Dynamics edition was unveiled during an event in Korea, with the range including two new hybrid electric vehicles namely ActiveHybrid 7 and ActiveHybrid X6.
In an attempt to making a green contribution to the environment, eBay is currently testing a shipping box that can be reused several numbers of times.
A study report by International Data Corporation [IDC] has revealed that Apple has been rated as the most eco-friendly phone maker. Next on the list are LG, Nokia, Samsung and Sony Ericsson in order of eco-friendliness.
In an attempt to encourage the concept of environmental sustainability in Chicago, InterPark has announced that it is launching the 2010 "Green Sweepstakes" contest. The Sweepstakes has exciting prizes to be won – most sought after of which will definitely be a two-year lease on a 2010 Tesla Roadster convertible.
Handmade toy company Blabla has been recognized for their excellence in design and product through numerous awards throughout the years. Families who buy Blabla once usually become fans for life.
In an attempt to reduce its environmental footprint, the Californian Bob Hope airport is building a ground transportation hub. Of late several airports have been doing the same thing – which will increase and encourage the use of public transportation and will bring down the use of rental car and shuttle buses.
An old cold war army barrack has been transformed into a solar powered school in Wolf Hagen, Germany. The energy efficient, modern school is an outstanding example of integrating the concepts of green architecture, education and passing on green concepts to the younger generation as they engage in conventional education.