30 Jul '12, 1pm

10 reasons #London2012 is the greenest Olympics, ever:

10 reasons #London2012 is the greenest Olympics, ever:

The London 2012 Olympics aims to be the first zero-waste-to-landfill games ever. The 2010 winter games in Vancouver also committed to zero-waste but fell slightly short of their goal - diverting 77 percent of waste from landfills. So, how does the ODA plan to recapture 100 percent of event waste from this year's games? In addition to huge recovery numbers for C&D waste created by building the Olympic Park, the organization also has big plans to help fans divert the most waste possible at Olympic events. To help event-goers understand proper disposal, the ODA instituted a color-coding system for event waste - with colors and icons representing recyclables, food and compostable packaging, and non-recyclable waste. Color-coding will be matched consistently across all food and drink packaging, waste bins and bin liners for a user-friendly disposal experience. The ODA also requ...

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Q. and A.: Greening the London Olympics

Q. and A.: Greening the London Olympics

green.blogs.nytimes.com 30 Jul '12, 6pm

Getty Images Cyclists from New Zealand practicing at the Velodrome on Friday at the Olympic Games in London. Planners ensu...

Beautiful photos of the 2012 London Olympics Opening Ceremony from Delly Carr/@ITUonline:

Beautiful photos of the 2012 London Olympics Op...

triathlon.competitor.com 28 Jul '12, 3pm

2012 London Olympics Opening Ceremony Simon Whitfield served as the flag bearer for Canada. Photo: Delly Carr/Triathlon.or...

Google Touts Their Olympics Results

Google Touts Their Olympics Results

seroundtable.com 30 Jul '12, 1pm

Google's home page has a unique logo each day for a different Olympics pushing searchers to their Olympics results. Google...

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runnerspace.com 03 Aug '12, 9am

Live Results - AAU Junior Olympic Games Results - AAU Junior Olympic Games 7/30/- XC Super 25 High School Team Cross Count...

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runblogrun.com 30 Jul '12, 10pm

The London Olympics are finishing day three. I arrived earlier today and the travel from Heathrow to North London was in r...

One week to go till London 2012 - Will they be the greenest Olympics in history?

One week to go till London 2012 - Will they be ...

hippyshopper.com 20 Jul '12, 4pm

Those of us who life and work in London will have seen banners announcing the imminent arrival of the London 2012 Olympic ...

#fashion #news London Olympics Mania!! [The Bag Hag Diaries - Manila] @London2012

#fashion #news London Olympics Mania!! [The Bag...

thebaghagdiaries.com 28 Jul '12, 12am

Woohoo! Today is the opening ceremonies of the Games of the XXX Olympiad in London. The torch bearers had finally arrived ...

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runnerspace.com 05 Aug '12, 10am

Live Results - AAU Junior Olympic Games LIVE Webcast Info - AAU Junior Olympic Games Results - AAU Junior Olympic Games 7/...

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runnerspace.com 06 Aug '12, 9am

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U.S. team members @trimanny, @Gwenjorgensen & @HunterKemper have arrived in London. A few photos from team processing:

U.S. team members @trimanny, @Gwenjorgensen & @...

triathlon.competitor.com 27 Jul '12, 4pm

Open full size in new window. USA Triathlon Team Processing First-time Olympian Manny Huerta with all of his Team USA gear...

Google, Bing, Ask & Other Logos For London 2012 Olympics Open Ceremony

Google, Bing, Ask & Other Logos For London 2012...

seroundtable.com 27 Jul '12, 12pm

Tonight, the summer Olympics are kicking off in London with the opening ceremony. To celebrate the day and also to inform ...

This week's @RunCompetitor is up! Someone go correct Wikipedia's "facts" about the Olympics, please and thank you.

This week's @RunCompetitor is up! Someone go co...

running.competitor.com 26 Jul '12, 11pm

Out There: Get Your Olympics On! By Susan Lacke Published 21 hours ago comments Tweet Share Share Here are some little kno...

U.S. triathletes will take on the world at the 2012 London #Olympics. Some behind-the-scene photos of their prep:

U.S. triathletes will take on the world at the ...

triathlon.competitor.com 30 Jul '12, 9pm

Entrance to the Surrey Sports Park, where the USA Triathlon Team is having their pre-race camp. The flags represent the co...

#london2012

runnerspace.com 12 Aug '12, 9am

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