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Blue Daisi Consulting Features Artisan Dental

Blue Daisi Consulting specializes in offering sustainability consulting services to small business owners and wants to create the sustainable world that we all want to live in. A world where we are intentional about the way we operate and conscious of the effects our decisions have on our communities. On their website, Moji, the founder […]


      


Women for Women International Achieve Milestone

As a B Corporation, we are grateful that we are in a position to help others that are less fortunate or are struggling in the moment. We’re pleased to be among the many supporters of Women for Women International. They just hit an impressive milestone of helping 500,000 women survivors of war find their inherent […]


      


What goes up must come down

We’ve all heard the saying “what goes up must come down” but have you ever considered what happens to balloons after you release them into the sky at a celebration?  Environmentalists are working hard to raise awareness in the Great Lakes, and all across the globe, about the hazardous consequences balloons are causing when they […]


      


Examining the costs and benefits of ecologically responsible practices

by Scott Andersen, Director of Stakeholder Stewardship – Artisan Dental We are proud to have Scott’s article featured in the current issue of Dentaltown Magazine. As participants in the dental industry, we’re uniquely positioned to capitalize on the opportunities offered by the growth and development of sustainability principles. Humans have long been exploring the balance […]


      


Proud to be among the 2018 MPower graduates

Artisan Dental is proud to have participated in the 2018 MPower Champions Program along with Covenant Presbyterian Church, Dean Health Plan and Therma-Stor LLC. This is a one-year commitment facilitated by Sustain Dane to learn, and to inspire projects that make an impact on our community, environmental footprint, and bottom line. To learn more: http://sustaindane.org/blog/post/introducing-the-2018-mpower-graduateshttp://sustaindane.org/blog/post/introducing-the-2018-mpower-graduates


      


Three Best Rated includes Dr Nicole Andersen

Dr Nicole Andersen has been named on Three Best Rated as one of the Top 3 Dentists in Madison! Their 50-Point Inspection includes everything from checking reviews, ratings, reputation, history, complaints, satisfaction, trust and cost to general excellence. Congratulations Dr Andersen!


      


We’re in the Journal of the American College of Dentists!

We are excited to share with you two articles that were recently published by the Journal of the American College of Dentists. The first article is focused on sustainable dentistry and the five stages of business sustainability. On page 13 Artisan Dental is classified as a stage 5 sustainable business by highlighting our Certified B […]


      


Impact Investing

There is a new trend arising in the investment world called impact investing.  Impact investing means you’re investing for reasons beyond traditional financial success, but towards social and environmental successes as well.  In simpler terms impact investing means filtering out investments that are not socially responsible (like tobacco companies, fossil fuel companies, etc) and instead […]


      


Alternate Transportation in 2019

Motor vehicles produce a number of different harmful pollutants. According to the EPA 75% of carbon monoxide emissions come from motor vehicles and in urban areas those emissions are responsible for anywhere between 50-90 percent of air pollution. Try to go a little more green in 2019 by using one of these alternative forms of […]


      


Safer De-Icer Choices

Have you ever looked at what the de-icer you use on your driveways and sidewalks is made of?  Most products include sodium, chloride, and other chemicals that are harmful to the environment.  Those chemicals are melting the ice, and melting into our water wells causing contamination. According to Madison Water Utility, Well 14 on University […]