What’s In A Library

What’s In A Library

If someone asked what you might expect to find in a library, it wouldn’t be surprising if the first answer was “books.” What if the answer was hammers and hand drills? How about electronic and circuitry wiring materials? How would you respond if you...
Bikes

Bikes

It is well known that, at DECO, we like to talk about all things bicycle. Our last post about biking (No Motor Vehicles) was posted way back in the beginning of June so we decided it would be alright to bring up the topic again, especially seeing all that is happening...
Have you tried shrub yet?

Have you tried shrub yet?

The newest Netgreen member, Strip District-based Caffe d’Amore is hosting the first Pittsburgh Shrubdown. But what is shrub? Shrub is a Colonial-era method for fruit preservation. Local artisanal shrub makers are combining fruit, vinegar, and sugar to create a...

One Year On

Today officially marks the first full year of operation at DECO Resources, LLC. We want to thank everyone who has helped us along the way. Pittsburgh is a great place to start a business, as we have found tremendous support from the local community. Over the past...
Green Quiz Part 2

Green Quiz Part 2

Our team would like to thank everyone who participated in Part 1 of our Green Quiz over the past week. As a warning, Part 2 might be more difficult! Before we get to that, let’s talk about the results from Round 1: First, this report from KDKA talks about...
Sustainable Strategy 1.0

Sustainable Strategy 1.0

Since February, DECO has been meeting with local business leaders in an effort to learn what companies are doing to be green and to see what obstacles they are facing. Our goal is to develop a comprehensive strategy that improves the environmental footprint...