Green Props

The goal of Green PropsTM is to highlight large companies, many of whom are in the Fortune 500, for their efforts in being environmentally friendly and energy conscious. By inclusion in this category we are applauding these companies for designing, producing and delivering products and services with sincere consideration for their impact on the environment. It provides a place for consumers to go to see what the giants of industry are doing to make our world a greener place.

We at Got2beGreen recognize there are hundreds, if not thousands, of small companies that are doing their part. Their “Green” efforts and innovations are certainly appreciated; you will find reviews and profiles of these companies everyday on Got2BeGreen.com. However, we need the cooperation of the giants of industry to make the impact that is so desperately needed. By awarding Green PropsTM we are commending them for doing their part -doing good for the sake of doing good.

If you are aware of programs or policies from world leaders of industry that are worthy of recognition, please do not hesitate to let us know!

 

 

PUMA and PPR HOME Announce First Results of Unprecedented Environmental Profit & Loss Account

Green Infrastructure - PUMA and PPR HOME announce first results of unprecedented Environmental Profit & Loss AccountMunich/ London  - With the announcement of initial results from the developing Environmental Profit & Loss Account (E P&L), the Sportlifestyle company PUMA and the PPR Group’s sustainability initiative, PPR HOME, have disclosed that raw material production accounts for the highest relative impacts of Greenhouse Gas Emissions (GHG) and Water Consumption within PUMA’s operations and supply chain. As the first company to provide such details, PUMA has published an economic valuation of the environmental impacts caused by GHG emissions and water consumption along its value chain. Ultimately, PUMA’s undertaking will see the inclusion of further environmental key performance indicators in Stage 1, followed by social and economic impacts in later stages of development. Read More »

An Eco-Friendly Approach to Auto Maintenance and Repair

Green Lifestyles - As a franchise system, Honest-1 has jointly committed to planting 100,000 new trees to reinforce the company's promise to be the most eco-friendly auto repair and maintenance chain in the nationIn late 2007, Honest-1 Auto Care discovered during a research project that consumers wanted an environmentally responsible company to provide their car repair and maintenance needs. Based on what we heard from consumers, Honest-1 decided to take extraordinary steps to protect the environment by helping our customers maintain the most efficient and safe vehicles possible. We’re a relatively small company, but we believe we can make a big difference in reducing harmful auto emissions. Read More »

Make Every Step Count: New App Promotes land Conservation

Green Lifestyles - Green Boot Media recently launched the Green Boot app, available for download on the iTunes website. This new app functions as a pedometer for users while simultaneously allowing them to put their steps to good use. The more steps you accumulate through Green Boot, the more you can donate to a land trust, nature preserve, or conservation organization of your choiceFree Green Boot app provides much-needed funding for public lands and nature organization.

Like to hike and give back? There’s an app for that. Green Boot Media recently launched the Green Boot app, available for download on the iTunes website. This new app functions as a pedometer for users while simultaneously allowing them to put their steps to good use. The more steps you accumulate through Green Boot, the more you can donate to a land trust, nature preserve, or conservation organization of your choice. Read More »