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Jul 27, 2021 - 1:30pm
Caffe Amouri's Michael Amouri

How One Café Is Embracing Sustainability One Cup at a Time

For Michael Amouri, owner of Caffe Amouri in Vienna, Virginia, small changes can make a big  difference. And whether its sourcing the best coffee beans, reducing the use of plastics, or helping the local community—his café is doing its par

Apr 29, 2021 - 12:30pm
Recycled boxes

Carbon Negative, Water Positive, Zero Waste: Inside Microsoft’s New 10-Year Plan

Microsoft is minimizing the impact of its operations, while maximizing positive impacts from its own climate-focused tech tools.

ArticleMar 24, 2021 - 4:30pm
Lauren Chan, founder and CEO of Henning, a luxury fashion brand made in New York for sizes 12 and up.

Business Is... Change, Featuring Henning

Lauren Chan, founder and CEO of New York-based clothing brand Henning, aims to make the lives of women marginalized by fashion better.

Mar 09, 2021 - 9:00am
Looptworks seats

How One Company is Revolutionizing the Clothing Industry’s Waste Streams

Many may view the waste streams generated by the clothing industry as a purely environmental problem, but one business sees it differently.

Dec 15, 2020 - 3:45pm
Amazon site

Amazon Ramps Up Testing, High-Tech Tools to Prevent Spread of COVID-19 Among Workforce

Tactics for keeping its workforce safe include augmented reality, thermal cameras, and on-site testing.

Nov 10, 2020 - 11:00am
IncusivCare employees

InclusivCare Brings Education, Testing to a COVID-19 Hot Spot in New Orleans

The need for testing was overwhelming, but InclusivCare was ready to step up to the daunting task.

ArticleOct 02, 2020 - 1:15pm

Gilead Partnering with 40 Companies to Scale Up Production of Promising COVID-19 Treatment

Gilead moves forward with remdesivir in trials to treat COVID-19.

ArticleSep 28, 2020 - 1:15pm
Simple Sanitizer from Compass Coffee

Compass Coffee Combats COVID-19 with their "Simple Sanitizer"

Since 2014, Compass Coffee has been a growing centerpiece of the Washington, D.C. community. For many, it’s where you grab your morning cup of joe and a snack to fuel you for the day. For others, it’s a place to meet with friends and colleagues while enjoying an afternoon pick-me-up.