Green Industry : Links

There are 37 documents in this section.

  • Basel Action Network (BAN)

    1 March 2002

    Basel Action Network (BAN) is a global network of activists working for global environmental justice and against trade in toxic wastes, toxic technologies and toxic products.

  • Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition (SVTC)

    1 March 2002

    Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition (SVTC) is a 20 year community-based coalition that advocates for cleaner production, and sustainable occupational and environmental health practices within the electronics industry.

  • GreenMatters

    22 January 2002

    GreenMatters is an environmental education and activism site designed as the "The Busy Person's Guide to Greener Livingâ„¢ ". This practical e-guide contains tools and resources to help those whose wish to have a greener lifestyle, including information on green lifestyle, green shopping, eco-tips, articles, action alerts, books and links.

  • UN Human Development Report

    27 September 2001

    The annual Human Development Report published by the UN Development Programme contains several indices to measure different aspects of human development, including economic and educational performance, life expectancy, aid and debt, gender inequality, crime, demographic trends, poverty and more. A bible for those interested in all aspects of development.

  • Green Business Network

    3 August 2001

    This non-profit, non-partisan outfit works to bring environment information, resources and tools to mainstream business community to help companies integrate environmental responsibility and sustainability into their operations. This website is a one-stop shop for useful data, although users must subscribe to benefit from its full capacity.

  • Pew Center on Global Climate Change

    3 August 2001

    Contains information on business-focused climate change initiatives.

  • Business for Social Responsibility

    3 August 2001

    Founded in 1992, BSR is a US-based global resource which assists companies to sustain their commercial success while respecting ethical values, people, communities and the environment. Its sister organisation, the Business for Social Responsibility Education Fund (BSREF), is a charitable organisation which conducts research and educational programs. Its website includes news and in-depth reports on corporate social responsibility, BSR's events, publications and information on BSR training programmes.

  • Social Investment Forum

    3 August 2001

    This non-profit membership organisation promotes the concept, practice and growth of socially-responsible investing. Its website is great source for information on this subject.

  • Global Environment & Technology Foundation (GETF)

    3 August 2001

    GETF is non-profit corporation, promoting the development and use of innovative technology to achieve sustainable development. Its website provides a useful resource for information about this field.

  • Environmental Defense

    3 August 2001

    Scorecard is an information service provided by Environmental Defense. It provides on-line information about the health effects of chemical emissions from 17,000 industrial facilities in the US, so that local groups can use the information to monitor and improve their local environments. Users can find out which chemicals are released in their neighbourhood area and can find out which are the most toxic.