Brands: Scott Naturals “tube-free” toilet paper

Talk about thinking outside the box, or…tube! Kimberly-Clark has introduced a new “tube-free” version of Scott Naturals toilet paper to be rolled out to Sam’s Club and Walmart stores in the Northeast United States next…



PepsiCo’s new ‘i-crop farming technology’

PepsiCo is testing a new web-based crop management system that allows farmers to monitor, manage and reduce their water waste and carbon emissions while optimizing crop yield. The technology has been developed in partnership with Cambridge…

InterContinental Boston Sous Chef Cyrille Couet at work


InterContinental Boston’s Rooftop Apiary

We recently paid a visit to the InterContinental Boston, a four-diamond hotel on Boston’s historic waterfront, which has introduced the city’s first hotel rooftop apiary. Since early summer, the hotel’s colony has grown to more than 40,000 bees,…


OneDegreeTV: Heritage Aviation
‘a smarter, greener building’

Aviation is an energy intensive industry, accounting for roughly 3% of global carbon emissions. Manufacturers are developing greener aircraft, exploring alternatives to fossil fuels and looking for ways to recycle planes slated for retirement. Many airlines now…


Brands: Stonyfield Farm’s new corn-based packaging

What happens when a company’s green innovation threatens to compromise one of its core principles? Stonyfield Farm, the organic yogurt company, has been a leader in responsible practices for years and is deeply committed to organic farming. But while its…



Giants in Recycling

The San Francisco Giants have surprised a lot of people this season, which saw them edge out the San Diego Padres to win the National League West on the last day of the regular season. After…