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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 […]


      


We Vote Every Day

At Artisan Dental we vote every day by doing business with other Certified B Corporations locally and nationally.  By supporting Certified B Corporations we are voting to use business as a force for good.  Most recently we have partnered with the Certified B Corporation Vantreo located in northern California. They have made a commitment to […]


      


Certified B Corporations Ben & Jerry’s, Sundial, Seventh Generation Lead 2,600 Companies Launching the ‘Vote Every Day Campaign’

Top Business Leaders Join Forces to Show People How They Can Continue Voting Their Values After Election Day (New York, New York)— Certified B Corporations—a global community of more than 2,600 companies using the power of business to solve social and environmental problems—have launched the “Vote Every Day” campaign following the midterm elections. The launch […]


      


Artisan Dental participates in Sustain Dane’s MPower Business Champion program

The MPower Business Champion program is a one year, fully-customizable program for businesses and organizations that want to reduce their environmental impact while saving costs and creating a healthier and more engaging workplace and community. MPower is a proven and nationally recognized model for achieving sustainability success from within an organization. Topics include: Energy Efficiency, […]


      


Artisan Dental presents at Managing Sustainability in Dentistry Conference

Scott Andersen, Director of Stakeholder Stewardship at Artisan Dental, recently traveled to Reykjavik, Iceland to speak at the first global conference for “Managing Sustainability in Dentistry“. Leading experts in dentistry and sustainability examined current industry trends, presented business case studies, and spoke on diverse topics related to marketing, nutrition, and technology. Speakers also provided actionable […]


      


B Corp Highlight: Future State

Congratulations to Future State, our fellow B Corporation/Best For The World honoree in the Workers category! We are thrilled to share this honor with such an amazing company. Future State is a consulting firm located in Oakland, California working with global companies and organizations to ensure people are the center of focus to achieve operational transformation […]


      


Artisan Dental honored as 2018, Dane County Small Business Award Winner

Artisan Dental was recently recognized as one of the 2018, Dane County Small Business Award winners.  Each application for the 2018 awards program was evaluated on three main criteria: company growth and success since its inception; the company benefits package provided to employees; and the contributions and impact the company makes in the community. You can […]


      


Artisan Dental honored in 2018, “Best For The World” list

Artisan Dental was recognized for creating the most positive impact for their team based on an independent, comprehensive assessment administered by the nonprofit B Lab. Honorees are featured on B the Change, the digital Medium publication produced by B Lab. Artisan Dental is honored to be in the Best For The World – Workers list, […]


      


Artisan Dental is proud to support “Leading Well from Within” event

A Conscious Capitalism event brought to you by the Conscious Capitalism, Chicago Chapter with support from Envision IT, Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council, Dane Buy Local, DRM Transit, Artisan Dental and B Local Wisconsin. Please join us for an evening of community, mindfulness, and learning with Dr. Daniel Friedland, MD presenting Leading Well from Within: A […]