Want to do your part to help save the environment? Change the way you commute and you could make a huge difference! Check out the infographic below presented by CheapCarInsurance.net to learn about the greenest ways to get around.
With a growing awareness of the myriad of threats now facing modern society, an increasing emphasis is being placed on policies of sustainability, environmental protection, and green living. This battle is primarily fought in the world’s major cities; large urban centers such as these are responsible for the largest part of the pollution problem and therefore also have the power to make an enormous difference. This infographic from HouseTrip looks at what six of the world’s largest cities are doing in the name of going green.
Running a small business is difficult at the best of times and in a climate of an unstable economy, increasing supplier costs and an unpredictable energy market, prioritizing is vital to survival and success. It is with this in mind that business owners let issues such as running a more eco-friendly, or “green business” to one side, concentrating on the day to day issues any SME faces, rather than the short-term cost, long term gain that many green initiatives can produce.
Green building is smart building. Aside from their obvious benefit to the environment, green buildings deliver financial savings, are more comfortable, healthier, return higher productivity rates and have higher resale values. See this infographic by Green Building Canada for a quick look at why building green makes so much sense.
It’s no secret that construction projects produce a lot of waste. If your firm practices smart waste management, you can recycle asphalt, concrete, plastics, glass, and much more. This infographic from Rent Dumpsters has more information about recycling and its benefits.
Manufacturers are becoming increasingly greener as they know the competition is on. In order to survive in the green environmental industry, they need to meet the demands of the world, keeping up with the competition and giving themselves a better branding. The following infographic from Distinctive Doors examines green manufacturing practices over time.
As the centers of research and thought in the country, universities are taking charge and standing as examples of how to conserve resources. The following infographic by Master of Education takes a look at the sustainable practices of some of these standout institutions.
Reliance on fossil fuels has been a concern to government and the public for decades. Many want to abolish their use because of pollution, global warming and sustainability projections. Some deny the need for clean energy and reject projections as misinformation. What side is right? In the infographic below by Best MPH Programs let’s take a look at the hard facts about energy production.
Oil keeps our cars, factories, and machines running smoothly. But, once oil is used, it must be discarded properly to keep it from contaminating the environment. Oil does not wear out… it just gets dirty—so recycling it saves a valuable resource.
Created by Storage Solutions, “The Green Warehouse Effect” showcases ways to improve sustainability in a warehouse and provides details on ways warehouses can update their building to lower energy costs, and become more sustainable. This infographic includes statistics about energy use in warehouses, and simple ways to recycle, reuse, and reduce.
With today’s business technologies, it’s no wonder why many businesses are electing to go green. In this infographic from iDatix, learn how going green and paperless effects business and the environment.
What exactly is a “green,” “clean” or “low-carbon” economy? It is any sector of the economy that produces good and services with an environmental benefit. This infographic from JobVine takes a look at what green jobs are and their growth over the past few years. It additionally highlights companies that have or are going “green” as well as governmental policies on working towards a green environment.