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Investing in Innovative Technology Can Drive Sustainable Growth

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The private sector now has a greater responsibility and opportunity to advance social and environmental agendas. Peter Harris | UPS The last few years have been transformational for climate diplomacy.

DNA Tagging Could Improve Traceability in the Global Cotton Supply Chain

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2 mentions23 hours ago 23 hours ago
We hear about conflict palm oil and conflict minerals often, but what about conflict cotton? The world’s most popular textile fiber has been linked to slavery in Uzbekistan and thousands ...

Is Google’s Lawsuit the Beginning of the End for Uber?

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2 mentions21 hours ago 21 hours ago
Uber is a company many love to hate. In many ways, it has become a toxic relationship: Can’t live it; can’t live without it. As younger citizens delay obtaining a ...

Centrica Launches Responsible Business Update 2016

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3 mentions22 hours ago 22 hours ago
In the Update, Centrica demonstrates how they are responding to the rapidly changing world of energy to give customers what they want – more choice, more control, more affordable energy ...

Investors Urge Trump Administration to Keep Hands off SEC Shareholder Resolution Process

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2 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
Last week the CEOs and executive directors of several investment organizations urged the White House to support current rules governing shareholder resolutions. The execs voiced their opinion in a letter ...

Executive Order Threatens Clean Power Plan

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3 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
To date, U.S. President Donald Trump has signed 38 executive actions, including 17 executive orders. Many of these actions have, arguably, thrown his presidency into one of the shakiest starts ...

Communities Reach For New Tools in the Fight Against Climate Change

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2 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
In 2001, after Tropical Storm Allison pummeled the Houston area and shut down its 700-acre Texas Medical Center, officials went to work to develop a climate mitigation plan. But with ...

California Upholds Auto Emissions Standards, Setting Up Face-Off With Trump

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“All of the evidence — call it science, call it economics — shows that if anything, these standards should be even more aggressive,” said the board member Daniel Sperling, a ...

Kraft Heinz Releases New Palm Oil Policy, But Some NGOs Are Skeptical

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2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
On Tuesday, the $26 billion food giant Kraft Heinz announced a commitment to create a more sustainable supply chain — in part by revamping its palm oil policy. As part ...

4 Clean Technology Trends to Watch in 2017

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2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
At a first glance, it seems almost three years of low fossil fuel prices and a regime change in the U.S. would stunt the growth of sustainable and clean-technology sectors ...

Clean Power Generates American Jobs and Business Competitiveness

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Transformations in the U.S. energy sector toward renewable sources have led to increased employment, more efficient energy use and procurement, and greater investments in technical innovation. Withdrawing federal support from ...

Burger King, Tim Hortons Announce New Animal Welfare Commitments

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2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
This week Restaurant Brands International, the parent company of Burger King and Tim Hortons, announced new animal welfare commitments for 2025. The policy extend to Burger King and Tim Hortons ...

Giant Sinkhole Studied with Xylem Technology

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In February 2014, a large sinkhole opened up beneath the National Corvette Museum and swallowed $1 million worth of classic cars. Researchers used Xylem’s EXO water-monitoring technology to study the ...

Preventing the Preventable and Treating the Treatable

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2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
The start of a new year often conjures up hopes of a new you – losing extra pounds, stopping that unhealthy habit, or making changes to enrich life overall. In ...

Michael Weiner scholarship winner lives by labor movement values

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2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Colleen Fewer not only shares the values embodied by the labor movement. She lives them. “As a union organizer, I have always admired the fighting spirit of the MLBPA,” said ...

ANSI and Leonardo Academy Announce Extension for the ANSI/LEO-4000 American National Standard for Sustainable Agriculture Certification Body Pilot Program

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2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Leonardo Academy, Inc. The Sustainability Experts® announced today that the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has extended the deadline for Certifiers (Certification Bodies or CBs) to sign up for the ...

Bunker Labs And Comcast NBCUniversal Extend Partnership To Help Grow Military-Led Startups

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Comcast NBCUniversal and Bunker Labs, a national nonprofit organization for military veteran-led startups, today announced a three-year expansion of its partnership, continuing their mutual support of the military community and ...

Costa Group and Mercy Ships Present Their Memorandum of Understanding to Provide Practical Help Where it is Needed the Most

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Madrid, March 10, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Mercy Ships and Costa Group celebrated Tuesday the official start of the memorandum of understanding which has been recently signed. The agreement is ...

Smarter Public Safety Communication Systems Are Critical to the Evolution of Cities

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2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
As the communication technologies leveraged by the public safety sector advance, the intersection with smart city initiatives becomes all the more inevitable. Technological advances afforded by broadband long-term evolution (LTE) ...

PNC Meets 30 Percent Carbon Reduction Goal Ahead of Plan

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3 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
PNC’s 2016 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report PITTSBURGH, March 22, 2017 /3BL Media/ – The PNC Financial Services Group disclosed today that it has met its 30 percent carbon reduction ...

China drives toward sustainable freight policies

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2 mentions1 day ago 1 day ago
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 1:45amIn China, trucks dominate the freight transport market and their use is increasing at a fast rate — in 2014, this transportation method was used ...

Arrow Helps Students Learn Innovation through Technology Education, Competitions

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Arrow Electronics firmly believes that innovation is a skill set that can be taught. And that’s why we actively partner with technology-education organizations and competitions that inspire the leaders of ...

2017 Circular Economy Summit

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Register See map: Google Maps Registration is open! Early Bird pricing is available until April 28. The circular economy -- an economic model focused on designing and manufacturing products, components ...

Arctic ice falls to record winter low after polar 'heatwaves'

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The extent of Arctic ice has fallen to a new wintertime low, as climate change drives freakishly high temperatures in the polar regions. The ice cap grows during the winter ...

Barclays Insight: Rising to the Water Challenge

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Originally posted on Barclays Water is undoubtedly one of the most precious natural resources for life on earth. Without access to good quality freshwater, human, animal and plant survival is ...

GSK Publishes Annual Report and Responsible Business Supplement 2016

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By being commercially successful and operating responsibly, we will improve people’s health and benefit society, as well as create value for shareholders. The Responsible Business Supplement provides a performance update ...

Marching for Togetherness

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2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Whirlpool, 100 Women Strong joins forces for gender equality Women from @WhirlpoolCorp celebrate women for International Women's Day, among those to march with community: http://bit.ly/2ms2Xdm Multimedia from this Release ST.

Preparing Youth for the Future of Work

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2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Over the past few evenings, I’ve been escaping from the news of the day by reading some science fiction. Or at least I thought my choice was science fiction. The ...

Michael Weiner Scholarship Recipient Colleen Fewer Lives by Labor Movement Values

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2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
2017 Labor Studies Scholarship Recipient Profiles 2017 #MichaelWeinerScholarship for Labor Studies recipient Colleen Fewer embraces labor movement values. http://bit.ly/2mJg644 Multimedia from this Release Since 2015 the Major League Baseball Players ...

What Does it Take to Build a Habitat House?

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2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
People in your community and all over the world partner with Habitat for Humanity to build or improve the place they call home. In fact, Habitat is the largest privately ...

Meet Swati Daji, Fuel Systems Executive

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2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
We’re celebrating Women’s History Month this March by introducing you to 10 women who help power your life at Duke Energy and Piedmont Natural Gas. They advance our company with ...

Bunker Labs and Comcast NBCUniversal Extend Partnership to Help Grow Military-Led Startups

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PHILADELPHIA, March 10, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Comcast NBCUniversal and Bunker Labs, a national nonprofit organization for military veteran-led startups, today announced a three-year expansion of its partnership, continuing their ...

Mike Bloomberg Co-Authors Book, Climate of Hope

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Climate of Hope: How Cities, Businesses, and Citizens Can Save the Planet .@mikebloomberg co-authors book #climateofhope http://bit.ly/2mOJh6D @bloomberg #climatechange #earthday Originally posted on Kirkusreviews.com Just in time for Earth Day,

The Albertsons Companies Foundation and the Vons Foundation Makes Generous Contribution to HoldYou Foundation

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.@AlbertsonsCos Foundation and the Vons Foundation makes generous contribution to HoldYou Foundation. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2m8pWsi LOS ANGELES, March 9, 2017 /3BL Media/ - HoldYou Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to providing ...

Millennials, Technology Drive American Food Trends

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2 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
Millennials and an explosion of healthier new products enabled through next-generation technology are driving America past sodas and fast foods. Tellingly, Americans achieved a beverage milestone while I attended the ...

On World Water Day, A Snapshot of Global Access

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2 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
Almost 1 billion people live without adequate clean water close to home, according to the United Nations, which created World Water Day in recognition of that challenge. For the world’s ...

NGOs, Hospitality Industry Join Forces to Curb Food Waste

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4 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
By most accounts, anywhere from a third to 40 percent of all food in the U.S. is wasted. Date labeling, gaps in the supply chain and the lack of consumer ...

General Mills Steps in Hornet’s Nest with Seed Giveaway

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2 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
Earlier this month, General Mills launched a campaign with its Cheerios brand to give away wildflower seeds to anyone who requested them. The goal, according to the breakfast foods giant,

International Women’s Day: Launching Diversity Initiative

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We are pleased to announce that @WeatherfordCorp will be launching a diversity and inclusiveness initiative in 2017 http://bit.ly/2mKCf2x In honor of the United Nations International Women’s Day yesterday, we are ...

How the University Environment Affects a Changing Demographic

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College students’ social encounters on campus shape their college experience. Therefore, it is imperative that campuses foster inclusive environments where all students feel valued, respected and celebrated. This in mind,

Voya Financial’s Paul Zemsky Appointed to Futures and Options Board of Directors

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March 9, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that Paul Zemsky, chief investment officer, Multi-Asset Strategies and Solutions at Voya Investment Management, has been appointed ...

Western Canadian Students Recognized for Empowering Youth through Experiential Learning Projects

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.@EnactusOC and their CANSave project win @Scotiabank Youth Empowerment Challenge #InfinitePotential http://bit.ly/2mKDm26 Scotiabank believes young people are our future leaders. Congratulations to Enactus Canada’s Western Canada winners of the Scotiabank ...

Reducing Post-Harvest Loss in the Nigerian Tomato Value Chain

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2 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
Last year was a highly eventful inaugural year for the YieldWise program in Nigeria as we worked to reduce post-harvest loss in the tomato value chain. We recorded major milestones,

How Americans Think About Climate Change, in Six Maps

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Percentage of adults per congressional district who support strict CO2 limits on existing coal-fired power plants 20% 69% NATIONAL AVERAGE: Wash. Me. Mont. N.D. Vt. Minn. Ore. N.H. Mass. Idaho ...

Sweden Green Building Council and International WELL Building Institute™ Join Forces to Advance Health in Buildings

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February 8, 2017 /3BL Media/ – The International WELL Building Institute™ (IWBI™) and the Sweden Green Building Council today announced their intent to collaborate on the advancement of practices that ...

Tackling Gender Inequality with Data and Transparency

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In the light of International Women's Day, it is once again time to examine how gender equality has evolved in the past year. As a means to fight gender inequality ...

University Leaders Explain the Importance of Understanding Social Issues and Creating an Inclusive Community on Campus

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GAITHERSBURG, Md., March 9, 2017 /3BL Media/- In the latest chapter of the President to President series, published today, Mary Ann Baenninger, Ph.D., president of Drew University in Madison, N.J.,

Meet Suzy Macke, lineman

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2 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
We’re celebrating Women’s History Month this March by introducing you to 10 women who help power your life at Duke Energy and Piedmont Natural Gas. They advance our company with ...

Holland America Line’s ms Eurodam Makes Industry History with 11th Consecutive Score of 100 on United States Public Health Inspection

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Seattle, March 9, 2017 /3BL Media/ — Holland America Line’s ms Eurodam continues to raise the bar even higher for cruise ships visiting the United States by earning its 11th ...

CARE and Cargill Renew Partnership to Improve 1 Million Lives by 2020

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MINNEAPOLIS, March 9, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Marking International Women’s Day, CARE and Cargill today announced a renewed three-year, $7 million commitment to improve 1 million lives by 2020, many ...
 

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