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A community resource for people interested in corporate social responsibility, community resiliency, green business, sustainability, healthy living, and social enterprise in the State of Connecticut.

Updated: 2016-05-27T13:45:48-04:00


Recycling Information Session - Westport


State Representative John Shaban will be hosting a recycling forum at the Westport Weston Family YMCA on Wednesday, June 1. The forum will educate constituents on proper recycling habits, what materials can and cannot be recycled, and proper waste streams,...

Stamford 2030 Leading the Change in Sustainability Awards


Join the Stamford 2030 District as they recognize the achievements of those leading change in sustainability. This will be the Stamford 2030 District’s First Annual Recognition Awards, hosted graciously by Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, October 21st 6 - 8:30...

Don't Miss the 6th Annual Live Green Connecticut Festival, Taylor Farm Park Norwalk 9/19 - 20


The 6th Annual Live Green Connecticut! Festival is Saturday, September 19th, from 10am - 5pm, and Sunday, September 20th from 10am - 4pm at Taylor Farm Park located at 45 Calf Pasture Beach Road in Norwalk, Connecticut. Admission is Free!...

Hysterical & Effective Video: John Oliver Tackles Food Waste


Thanks to Sustainable America for sending this video clip along to us!

Governor Malloy Charges Council on Climate Change to Be Bold


By Heather Burns I attended the inaugural Governor’s Council on Climate Change (GC3) meeting led by Commissioner, CT Department of Energy, Robert Klee, and was deeply impressed by the depth of commitment and intention of the Council. During introductions, personal...

Video: Clean Energy Transition - Science Based, Rational Plan


Must watch - fully scientific based solution for transition to 100 percent clean energy!

Connecticut's Ethan Allen Leads on Safer Chemicals & Sustainability


by Heather Burns Mr. Farooq Kathwari, Chairman, President and CEO of Ethan Allen We asked Ethan Allen what it means to understand the value of embedding sustainability principles and practices into company DNA; including finding ways to eliminate toxic chemicals...

New Baby? Hazardous Flame Retardants Found in 3/4 of Tested Child Car Seats


The latest research on toxic chemicals in children's car seats was released last week by the non profit Ecology Center, Hold on to your hats . . . Nearly three-quarters (73%) of seats tested contained hazardous halogenated flame retardants...