PVC piping and cut up soda bottles don’t exactly connote beauty and grace. But in the hands of a smart designer, they’re turned into striking table lamps – the Ugly Duckling lamp project. Each even has a swanlike form. Clever!
Newsweek’s latest Green Rankings gave Hewlett Packard the top position, establishing the firm as the greenest Fortune 500 company this year — a far cry from Greenpeace’s #14 ranking. So what gives?