31 May '12, 3pm

Defining a culture of sustainability: Saint-Gobain businesses strive for this every day!

The word "culture" can be difficult to define simply because it can mean so many different things. For many, culture means fine art, theater, music and gourmet food. For scientists, on the other hand, culture often refers to a colony of bacteria growing in a petri dish. Culture also refers to the customs and attitudes that a group of people have in common, including such things as government, language, entertainment, attitudes and beliefs. An example of this type of culture is the blossoming “culture of sustainability.” Although sustainablity has many aspects, a culture of sustainability as we are using it here refers to the knowledge that there are things we can all do every day — on both an individual and group basis — that will help to conserve our natural resources and protect our environment both now and for future generations. Individuals who are part of such a cultu...

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