New York City has now joined Portland, Seattle, San Francisco, and Washington D.C. with the ban of polystyrene containers within city limits due to the largely negative environmental impacts and hazards it poses.
New York, November 14, 2014 | Be Green Packaging sent several members of our Sustainability Team to New York City to celebrate alongside the suite of companies with Cradle to Cradle Certified™products at the 2014 Innovation Celebration & Product Symposium.
Earlier this month we officially implemented a Zero Waste Materials Management Program at the South Carolina facility. This waste management program is a result of our recent partnership with i2Recycle, a commercial recycled waste management and consulting company, whose mission is to guide communities and companies toward best waste management practices.
We love nature. That includes animals, trees, and the beautiful natural wonders like waterfalls, lakes, rivers, streams, oceans and bays. One of our Be Green team members, Cory, made a trip to Yosemite, recently, one of the most beautiful parks in the world with some of the most well known waterfalls and the lack of water in the valley was disheartening.
Is meeting the US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDAs) minimum food grade packaging requirements enough for today’s food service establishments? In many cases, complying with FDA requirements is enough to satisfy a baseline commitment to healthy packaging, but it may not quell the health concerns of consumers in the long run.
It was 50 years ago, on September 3, 1964, that President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law the Wilderness Act. This historic bill established the National Wilderness Preservation System (NWPS) and set aside an initial 9.1 million acres of wildlands for the use and benefit of the American people.
Recently we posted on our Facebook and Twitter, (@BeGreenPkg) about the organization Climate Reality and their campaign to spread awareness and action around climate change and the reality our planet is facing.
Kotuku Elixir Bar & Superfood Store located in Divinitree Yoga Studio brings essence-rich Herbal Elixirs and Superfood laden drinks & meals to Downtown Santa Barbara owned by the friendly and passionate, Olly Lithgow.