Business & Economics

Global climate change will have massive economic impact. Learn how changes in the environment will affect the bottom line for businesses and cost - €”or save - you money in your pocketbook.

Planet Forward
It takes a big change to notice a big problem
Global warming has, in part, been responsible for the near collapse of the cultured pearl industry in Japan. Japanese production of pearls in 1966 was 230 tons, today it's 12 tons. Japan is where pearls were first cultured in the early 20th century... Read More
I've heard this multiple times over the years and agree wholeheartedly with it. Changing out light bulbs with compact florescents doesn't do a thing to deal with the lifecycle issues associated with florescent bulb waste and recycling... and that's... Read More
Do everyday choices to reduce our carbon footprint make a real difference for the climate? Sure, when we add them all up, but most of us still want to know, “What’s in it for me?” A company called Earth Aid has a unique answer to this question: Give... Read More

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