Sustainability

World Water Day 2013

Today is World Water Day: A day dedicated to conservation and preservation of one of our most precious resources. Throughout the years, Kohler has dedicated efforts to water conservation. Each decade ushered in a new approach and innovative solution to

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World Water Day 2013

Today is World Water Day: A day dedicated to conservation and preservation of one of our most precious resources. Throughout the years, Kohler has dedicated efforts to water conservation. Each decade ushered in a new approach and innovative solution to

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Repairing Our Water Highways

When people ask me about what we need to do to save water, I generally tell them about how they can save water in their homes or businesses. Changing how they choose to use water, along with upgrading their plumbing

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Repairing Our Water Highways

When people ask me about what we need to do to save water, I generally tell them about how they can save water in their homes or businesses. Changing how they choose to use water, along with upgrading their plumbing

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Golf and Water Efficiency: Staying Green on the Green

While I support new product development for Kohler’s Kitchen & Bath business, I’m also part of Kohler’s Environmental Leadership Team, which oversees our corporate sustainability efforts.  At Kohler, we have a great story to tell about water—not only our water-efficient

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Golf and Water Efficiency: Staying Green on the Green

While I support new product development for Kohler’s Kitchen & Bath business, I’m also part of Kohler’s Environmental Leadership Team, which oversees our corporate sustainability efforts.  At Kohler, we have a great story to tell about water—not only our water-efficient

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Highlights: Dwell on Design 2012

This weekend marked Dwell on Design – a design show highlighting new home products, eco-friendly innovations and hands-on displays. There’s no easy way to explain all of the incredible styles and emerging trends, so I’ll recap with visuals. Let’s make

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Highlights: Dwell on Design 2012

This weekend marked Dwell on Design – a design show highlighting new home products, eco-friendly innovations and hands-on displays. There’s no easy way to explain all of the incredible styles and emerging trends, so I’ll recap with visuals. Let’s make

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How Big is My Environmental Footprint?

As part of Kohler Co.’s sustainability initiative, we are measuring energy and water use, greenhouse gas emissions, and solid waste created at each of our facilities around the world. Our goal is to be net zero in greenhouse gas and

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How Big is My Environmental Footprint?

As part of Kohler Co.’s sustainability initiative, we are measuring energy and water use, greenhouse gas emissions, and solid waste created at each of our facilities around the world. Our goal is to be net zero in greenhouse gas and

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Energy and Water Efficiency in Our Military

Today is Veterans’ Day.  One thing most Americans probably don’t know about our armed forces is that they are very interested in energy and water efficiency.  If you think about it, forward operations such as those in Afghanistan require a

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Energy and Water Efficiency in Our Military

Today is Veterans’ Day.  One thing most Americans probably don’t know about our armed forces is that they are very interested in energy and water efficiency.  If you think about it, forward operations such as those in Afghanistan require a

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The Kohler Greenbuild Booth from a Design Expert’s Perspective

By Mark Johnson This is our first post from Guest blogger Mark Johnson. Mark is an NKBA-certified kitchen designer, a fellow at the American Institute of Architects and a member of FAIA, CKD, and AIBD. We asked Mark to do a blog

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The Kohler Greenbuild Booth from a Design Expert’s Perspective

By Mark Johnson This is our first post from Guest blogger Mark Johnson. Mark is an NKBA-certified kitchen designer, a fellow at the American Institute of Architects and a member of FAIA, CKD, and AIBD. We asked Mark to do a blog

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Growing Population, Shrinking Water Supply

Today, October 31, 2011, the world’s population is estimated to surpass 7 billion people.  I remember being a kid and learning that the world’s population was about 3.5 billion.  So in my lifetime, we’ve added another person for everyone who

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Growing Population, Shrinking Water Supply

Today, October 31, 2011, the world’s population is estimated to surpass 7 billion people.  I remember being a kid and learning that the world’s population was about 3.5 billion.  So in my lifetime, we’ve added another person for everyone who

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Greenbuild 2011 Wrap-Up

Earlier this week, I traveled with Kohler to Toronto, Canada for USGBC’s Greenbuild convention. This year’s Greenbuild was at the beautiful Metro Toronto Convention Center. Image of Toronto from Greenbuild. Greenbuild is a sustainable building expo, featuring companies from across

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Greenbuild 2011 Wrap-Up

Earlier this week, I traveled with Kohler to Toronto, Canada for USGBC’s Greenbuild convention. This year’s Greenbuild was at the beautiful Metro Toronto Convention Center. Image of Toronto from Greenbuild. Greenbuild is a sustainable building expo, featuring companies from across

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Kohler Presented with Fourth EPA WaterSense Award

Kohler’s Josh Murray (right) accepts the 2011 WaterSense Excellence Award. Last night was a proud moment for Kohler. At the WaterSense Awards banquet in Las Vegas, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) once again presented a 2011 Excellence Award to Kohler

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Kohler Presented with Fourth EPA WaterSense Award

Kohler’s Josh Murray (right) accepts the 2011 WaterSense Excellence Award. Last night was a proud moment for Kohler. At the WaterSense Awards banquet in Las Vegas, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) once again presented a 2011 Excellence Award to Kohler

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