Tag Archives: sustainability

Coffeehouse observation No. 252 – Greening coffee from field to coffeehouses

[I was scanning the job postings hosted by www.treehugger.com when I spotted several blog postings about greening coffee production and coffeehouses. Here are links to those posts. – KM]

Green Suggestions for coffee shops | www.treehugger.com

How to go green: Coffee and tea | planetgreen.com

Birch Coffee: A sustainable community hangout | www.treehugger.com

Growing oyster mushrooms in coffee grounds | www.treehugger.com

Starbucks shareholders reject recycling initiative | www.treehugger.com

Interview: Tony Gale, corporate architect at Starbucks | www.treehugger.com

Green mood lighting for Starbucks! Switching 8,000 stores to LEDs | www.treehugger.com

Starbucks’ farmers discuss the impact of fair trade | www.treehugger.com

Go to Coffeehouse Observer for more coffeehouse observations.

Maine educators taking agriculture lessons back to the classroom | Bangor Daily News

Maine educators taking agriculture lessons back to the classroom – Bangor Daily News.

Butte College to become first grid-positive college in the U.S. | SustainableBusiness.com News

 [I attended the California State University, Chico, which is in Butte County where Butte College is located. It is impressive that Butte College – which was a pretty small community college when I went to Chico State – is a national leader in sustainability. Very impressive. – KM]

Butte College to become first grid-positive college in the U.S. | SustainableBusiness.com News

Website: www.butte.edu

Business and the evolution of Earth Day | Business | GreenBiz.com

Business and the Evolution of Earth Day | Business | GreenBiz.com