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However, he also noted that few organizations have adopted sustainability practices because the issue simply isn’t on their radar. He recently spoke with the Financial Post’s Dan Ovsey about why he believes this to be true and what he sees as the biggest barriers to sustainability. Following is an edited transcript of their conversation.Q: I get press releases several times a week from companies looking to get publicity for their sustainability initiatives.
Manhattan Wedding Planner Marcy Blum, who charges a minimum fee of $1,000 for 20 hours of work, arranges weddings in the $10,000 to $35,000 range. “If someone tells me they have $8,000 to spend,” she says, “I tell them to take a picnic.” Peggy Leary, who runs a catering business called Ruffles Flourishes in Boston’s blue collar Charlestown area, reports that the traditional and pricey sit down dinner is being replaced by a cocktail reception that features “heavy hors d’oeuvres.” The prospect of a weighty canape is daunting enough, but Stephen Elmont, head of Boston’s Creative Gourmet, likes to talk about “food stations. People are in motion.
That’s why I advise checking out the lens quality at a local store. Unfortunately, its not required or a law to require UV coatings on lenses in the US. But in many studies, cataracts are caused by prolonged UV exposure in the western world. TSA wouldn ban their own scanners if they microwaved passengers to a crisp. They still haven gotten over the PR debacle of years past when all of the explosive trace portals they rolled up with great fanfare and expense had to be deinstalled (with no fanfare but, again, great expense) after it was discovered that they didn work under field conditions. The body scanner issue is especially embarrassing because they paid for this junk with ONE BILLION DOLLARS IN ARRA STIMULUS MONEY.
Even the recent movement against distracted driving driving while texting or talking on a cell phone is getting in the way of drunken driving prevention, Lerner believes. “They should unite under one umbrella, but it’s not very sexy,” Lerner said. Increase use of a practice used actively in other countries roadblocks.
The journalists spearheading these projects had more in common than a knack for technical experimentation: All three were women. Anderson called “one of the first newsroom projects to tap into the digital potential of the Internet.” And it was Patricia Sullivan, now a reporter at The Washington Post,who hand coded hyperlinks into her column early each morning. Alas, their efforts have not translated into gender parity in the digital media landscape.