21 Aug '13, 10pm

Companies working hard on the inside to move their practices toward sustainability.

Each year we devote an issue to the supply side of the building equation - calling attention to companies that have reduced their environmental impacts in some way. In a few cases, they may even have made adjustments that are restorative - rehabilitiating wetlands, for example - or finding a way to recycle materials that are notoriously hard to reuse. Rubber roofing manufacturers, for example, have made great strides in chipping away at the mountain of used tires that dot the nation. But a new global study of perceptions of environmental leadership finds that most institutions - from government on down - are seen as lukewarm leaders (at best) when it comes to sustainability. The Globescan/SustainAbility Survey found that national government is the institution least trusted (by sustainability experts) to do the right thing on environmental issues. Next come corporate leader...

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