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Sex, drugs, and carbon emissions: Pearl Jam to offset '09 tour

Article: Sex, drugs, and carbon emissions: Pearl Jam to offset '09 tour

Is there such thing as a green rock star? I know my colleague Chris Baskind of More Minimal doesn’t think so: adding up the environmental impact just from touring makes the concept difficult to swallow.

While I agree with Chris in principle, I’ve got to admit that I like any genuine effort that a band makes to lighten its environmental footprint… and Pearl Jam’s announcement of its carbon mitigation strategy for last year’s world tour (as well as upcoming time on the road) has a lot to recommend it.

Timberland "Dig It" Green Initiatives

Article: Timberland "Dig It" Green Initiatives

Timberland works to provide people with the perfect tools to explore nature. Not just satisfied with helping people obtain the right gear to work and play outside, Timberland’s is also collaborating with green charities that work to improve the natural spaces in modern cities. Timberland started a special branch of their company called Earthkeepers, and…