June 22, 2007

The power went out at 6:10am. It is pretty much the longest day of the year (happy belated summer solstice… its all downhill from here) so the sun is up so there is no need to attach my Petzl Zipka
LED light to my forehead, nor pull the Underwater Kinetics eLED Mini Pocket Light that I carry in my laptop/camera bag, nor reach for the swivel head super bright LED (D-Cell battery powered) light that I got on sale from Home Depot, nor the crank powered LED light I received as a gift that stays in the drawer with the emergency candles…. Read the rest of this entry »


Wal-Mart Canada says that it is launching a new sustainable packaging initiative.

The company set up the session to inform its suppliers about a “packaging scorecard” it will soon implement, and to connect those suppliers with packaging companies that have created innovative, environmentally friendly materials.


June 22, 2007