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Welcome to the 1% for the Planet Blog

With more than 4500 partners from 48 nations, we have a lot of stories to share! Want to get the latest on happenings in the 1% for the Planet network, connect with likeminded folks or hear more from our members, nonprofits or ambassadors? This is the place!  

Help Sitka say NO to Enbridge’s Northern Gateway Pipeline

Posted in Member Businesses | by 1% for the Planet, Tuesday, June 21st, 2016,

Authored by Sitka, 1% for the Planet Member   Federal approval for Enbridge’s Northern Gateway pipelines and tankers proposal is set to expire in December2016….

Interview with President and Founder of Liquid Spark, Inc.

Posted in Member Businesses | by 1% for the Planet, Thursday, June 16th, 2016,

Interview with Julie Thorner, President and Founder of Liquid Spark, Inc., a member of 1% for the Planet since 2014.     Tell us a…

Sheffa Foods’ Launches Compostable Packaging Granola Bar Line

Posted in Member Businesses, News | by 1% for the Planet, Monday, June 13th, 2016,

Authored by Sheffa Foods Sheffa Foods and Tipa Corporation, a clean-tech firm, aim to revolutionize and reshape the food and beverage industry towards “zero waste…

Platinum Cables Partners with Rainforest Rescue

Posted in Member Businesses, Nonprofit Partners | by 1% for the Planet, Monday, June 13th, 2016,

Authored by Rainforest Rescue Who was involved? (nonprofit, member business, etc.)  Platinum Cables and Rainforest Rescue When did the partnership start? 2014 Where did the work occur? The…

ASEA CHANGE FOR THE TAIWANESE WHITE DOLPHIN

Posted in High Impact Partnerships, Member Businesses, Nonprofit Partners | by 1% for the Planet, Tuesday, June 7th, 2016,

  Authored by Winkler Partners Winkler Partners, a law firm and 1% for the Planet Member since 2003, has been a strong partner of Wild…

Non-toxic, plant-based perfumes that last and last

Posted in Member Businesses | by 1% for the Planet, Tuesday, June 7th, 2016,

By Patrick Kelly, SIGIL SCENT Founder/Owner When we decided to bring our unique, plant-based perfumes to market, we very pointedly decided that 1% for the…

ELSK Joins 1% for the Planet

Posted in Media Partners | by 1% for the Planet, Tuesday, May 24th, 2016,

Authored by Lars Riis, Partner of ELSK   At ELSK, we believe we have a duty to leave our footprint as small as possible and…

Springwise Partners with Wild Trout Trust

Posted in Member Businesses, Nonprofit Partners | by 1% for the Planet, Tuesday, May 24th, 2016,

Authored by James Bidwell, CEO of Springwise     Springwise is a global innovation discovery engine and daily publisher (springwise.com) of the top innovation ideas we…

World Fair Trade Day: Interview with Oliberté Founder, Tal Dehtiar

Posted in News | by 1% for the Planet, Tuesday, May 24th, 2016,

Hello, everyone! Kate Williams here, CEO of 1% for the Planet. I’d love to hear and learn more about the great work you are doing…

Welcome to the Network, Sustainvest Asset Management!

Posted in Member Businesses | by 1% for the Planet, Monday, May 9th, 2016,

Sustainvest Asset Management is an investment advisory firm based in northern California focusing on sustainable and responsible (SRI) investing. As an independent practice, we are…