Category: Sustainability

Sustain THIS

In this month’s Communication Arts, Carolyn McCarron Sienicki writes about the growing business trend of creating sustainablity, and how designers are facing the challenge. Most designers, notes Sienicki, think “sustainability” just means using environmentally-friendly products. But the meaning of the…

Micky D’s going green?

photo: There are many things I think about when I think of McDonalds, and being green isn’t one of them. According to an article on Sustainable Life Media, McDonalds has released their green – sustainable best practices, with the urging…

It’s Not Easy Being Green

photo: Gather ’round everyone, take a seat and put on your listening caps (in my case, a smart looking technicolor beanie, complete with propeller). Sure, green is a wonderful color and an easy bandwagon to jump on; but it’s not…

the water war

The anger started in Bolivia where the people felt stripped out of their “material inheritance and natural resources”, and will definitely soon? inflame the world. It’s official now Europe is preparing to a massive attack on individual tap water consumption.…

someone else’s story

Sometimes, what you think you are writing for yourself, your own book of recollections for further reflection, ends up being someone else’s story. We are a series of interwoven stories, each facetted in such a way that our look into…