Going Green

Friday, January 25, 2008

New Eco-Friendly Patent Resource

This might be a handy resource.

Eco-Friendly Patents Up for Grabs in New High-Tech “Commons”

Alana Herro – January 23, 2008 – 5:00am

Some of the world’s biggest companies have joined together to create a public online database for sharing patents for environmentally responsible products. The new Eco-Patent Commons was created to encourage researchers, entrepreneurs, and companies to develop more eco-friendly practices and incorporate them into their work, according to the World Business Council for Sustainable Development, a coalition of some 200 leading companies, which helped launch the project.

The patent database was...(complete article here).

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