Archive for the ‘Environmental Impact’ Category
A Dolphinarium in the Desert? Say It Isn’t So!
Yes, you read it right. A Dophinarium – in the desert. Dolphinaris Arizona officially opened its doors this past Saturday and from what I have been told, there was a very long line of people waiting to get in. Unbelievable to me – especially at a time when all over the country marine parks are scaling back or closing.» Read more
Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Newsletter
Marius Smit, Founder of Plastic Whale – Ready for yet another first? Plastic Whale is the FIRST professional plastic fishing company in the world. A social enterprise with a mission:…» Read more
Filed Under: Awareness & Action, Environmental Impact, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Travel
How Green Is Your Restaurant?
12 Questions You Can Ask
The tagline for my show is: we don’t tell you what to think, we just want you to. I am asking you to please read this newsletter and decide what you think about the points I have raised here as they relate to your favorite restaurants. Why? Because I know that if you subscribe to the MGW newsletter, some part of you cares about the shape our planet is in. And these questions will make you think.» Read more
Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Food and Wine, News, Newsletter
Humanity’s Plastic Addiction: Saving Our Ocean
Guest Blogger Joe Thomas Plastic is having a devastating effect on our oceans, our wildlife and ultimately on us as a human species. The introduction of plastic in the 20th century has led us to become increasingly reliant on its use and now a large percentage of almost everything we buy contains plastic. However, while […]» Read more
Filed Under: Blog, Environmental Impact, Health, News
Honda Gets It!
Raminta Jautokas, Sr. Project Manager American Honda Environmental Business Development Office and leader of the Environmental Leadership Program (aka Green Dealer program)» Read more
Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fuel Efficiency/Automobiles, Innovation and Technology, Radio Show
Fed By Very Green Threads
A Good News Story
This is a good news story – a very good news story. It’s about a big vision. It’s about one person having a dream to make a big difference and doing it! It’s about substantive, lasting good news and don’t we all need more of that? Meet Alok Appadurai, co-founder of Fed By Threads – the very first national sweatshop-free,…» Read more
Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fashion and Beauty, Health, Innovation and Technology, Newsletter
What’s Happening on the Black Mesa?
Jihan Gearon, Executive Director, Black Mesa Water Coalition – Anyone who gets to hear Jihan speak is very clear about her mission: to build the capacity of communities throughout…» Read more
Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Radio Show, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community
One Less Straw!
Carter & Olivia Ries – I will never forget the first time I read about and then interviewed Carter & Olivia Ries. I believe they were something like 10 and 9 at the time and were…» Read more
Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Food and Wine, Health, Kids, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle