Everybody loves a good acronym; I know I do. They’re quick and efficient when they’re not confusing or intimidating. Sustainability is a relatively new field, and we tend to throw around a lot of letters and terms that have highly educated people asking, What on Earth are you talking about? (We like puns, too.) In the Sustainability […]

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Going green is definitely a choice many individuals make in their personal lives but as of late, businesses are also choosing more environment conscious options in a variety of ways. As a business owner, it is important to get the facts about what going green can mean for you in the long run and how […]

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The arctic chill that descended on the U.S. this winter sent energy prices skyrocketing as high as 40 times above normal, hitting some consumers with monthly bills of $1,250, according to the LA Times. While this was an extreme case, experts warn that rising energy costs are expected to continue climbing, with California’s electricity bills […]

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The Great Barrier Reef, located in the Coral Sea off the coast of Queensland Australia, is the world’s largest coral reef system containing over 2,900 individual reefs and 900 individual islands stretching an impressive 1,400 miles (2,300 kilometers). The reef covers an approximate 133,000 square miles (344,400 square kilometers), and is so massive it can […]

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The Mission My journey started off as a question: How can I really understand the impact we are having on our planet? I am by no means a scientist that can spend many hours a day breaking down the problems that exist in our world of consumption, so I decided to take a trip to […]

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Health and wellness in the workplace is an important topic of discussion these days, and rightfully so. The average adult spends one-third of their life at work. A company whose culture is built on promoting the wellness of its team during this time is a prosperous one. Wellness doesn’t only have to be about physical […]

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With an ever-growing concern regarding the amount of plastic use and the rate of deforestation spiking globally, companies are increasingly looking for environmentally responsible alternatives to tree fiber for their packaging needs. There is a clear trend due to the need for sustainable packaging as well as cost-efficiency to optimize packaging materials without compromising products, but converting […]

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Overview  Standard packaging material is contributing to deforestation and to landfill waste. Tree-Free™ packaging is not only a perfect solution to moving away from tree fiber but a unique way to make companies stand out. Problem  One-third of landfill waste is made up of packaging materials including polystyrene and other plastics.  Many materials are not […]

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Tree-Free™ Instead of using trees to make paper products and contributing to deforestation, Emerald found a way to make disposables using by-products of rapidly renewable resources like wheat straw, and bagasse. Chlorine Free Our pulp bleaching process uses Hydrogen Peroxide, a much safer alternative to elemental chlorine gas. Recycled products are processed chlorine free (PCF). […]

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Emerald Brand’s Tree-Free packaging solution is not only unique but is good for both the consumer’s health and the environment. According to Forbes, 95% of new products introduced every year fail, even those produced by the big players in the market. This is why packaging is integral, a well-designed package can draw customers to your product making […]

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