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“Who here has used a clean toilet today?”

If you are like me, you probably said “Yes” to the above question.  We will revisit it later in this article.  When Auerbach and Vallabhaneni opened with that question to the audience little did they know that they would walk away … Continue reading

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Harvesting Organic Waste – Harvest Does it

A recent techcrunch article on a certain company turning organic food and yard scraps into energy amongst other things got me curious.  The fact the folks at Harvest the company in question had added an additional $6M to its series … Continue reading

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Say Give Me a Tap When All You Want is Water

Editors Note: I just corresponded with Edwin Broni-Mensah of GiveMeTap.  To date they have sold over 800 bottles and that amounts to (a potential) 120,000 plastic bottles from going to landfills (using the approximation that on average a person consumes around 150 … Continue reading

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These restaurants get it! Do you

The other day, I stood on the corner of a strip mall which has a PF Chang’s a Starbucks, a Pasta Pomodoro and a Chipotle restaurant.  As folks were making their friday dinner plans, I briefly interrupted some of them.  I had just one … Continue reading

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500 Gallons Interview with Aseem Das – Founder, CEO of World Centric

As part of the ‘We Salute You’ series of interview, the 500 Gallons crew had the opportunity to sit down with Aseem Das Founder, CEO of World Centric a Palo Alto Company.  What follows are clips from that interview.  Aseem who … Continue reading

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Pushing Green – Pushing the Needle on Green Savings

I had heard about Pushing Green (PG) from a few of my friends and I was really curious as to what it was all about. Recently, I went to their website to find out for myself.  The site claims 5133 … Continue reading

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Is Your Choice of Restaurants Dependent on How ‘Green-Sustainable’ They Are?

Quick Mother’s Day Poll to see if being green and sustainable factor into how you choose where to eat out!  Happy Mother’s Day and thanks for taking the poll

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