Miriam Goldberger, owner of Wildflower Farm, sent me an email with this subject: "The height of irony or ultimate greenwashing?"
industry to your attention. Syngenta, the GMO generating mega-corporation, is proudly
building a new headquarters in Minnesota that will be LEED Gold
Certified and feature a host of Sustainable Sites Initiatives elements including
large plantings of native vegetation and minimal irrigation. Here's the press
release – http://www.opuscorp.com/newsroom/Pages/NewsReleaseDetails.aspx?NewsID=375
That is, until one eco-blogger investigated the firm and reported his findings. He reveals that the CEO's name, Arthur Denton, was the tip-off that Greenwashers Consulting is a bit of clever satire – that's the name of the sadomasochist dentist in Little Shop of Horrors.