The Conference Board has released a study on the comparative sustainability practices of 476 Chinese enterprises and multinational corporations doing business in China. The report, “Business and Sustainability in China,”…Continue
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To honor its Employees and Customers who are currently serving or have served in the armed forces, Southwest Airlines is…
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(Cross post from 3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Davis, CA - November 30, 2011 - The first ever global C.S.A., CoffeeCSA.org http://www.coffeecsa.org/, offers consumers the convenience of freshly roasted artisanal coffee, delivered straight to their doorsteps, from family-owned coffee farms in Ethiopia, Peru, Guatemala, Nicaragua, and Mexico.
Like other Community Supported Agriculture…
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A new policy paper from the McGraw-Hill Research Foundation says that sustainability education should be expanded and more fully integrated into existing curriculums to meet long-term sustainability goals. The study, “A Transdisciplinary Approach to Sustainability Education,” outlines a comprehensive approach to sustainability in order to…Continue
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CITGO’s headquarters building in Houston has been awarded LEED Gold Certification for an Existing Building by the U.S. Green Building Council. CITGO implemented many green retrofits in the areas of energy efficiency, water usage, and construction materials to earn the sustainability award. The Leadership in Energy and Environment Design ratings are given out for sustainable improvements in existing structures as well as for new…Continue
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) November 30, 2011 - John Kania and Leslie Crutchfield, coauthors of…
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(Cross post from 3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Gaithersburg, MD - November 28, 2011 - The Sodexo Foundation, the anti-hunger charitable arm of Sodexo, Inc., announces the final week for accepting applications for the Stephen J. Brady STOP Hunger Scholarship program. The application period closes December 5, 2011.
Up to five students will…
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Part Six of the series "ESG for Investors” outlines the growth in value of the European organic food market to an estimated $55 billion in 2009, more than double the level in 2000. Major investments and mergers and acquisitions are now being driven by strong sales, up almost four percent in 2009 despite ongoing economic troubles.
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Watch a selection of clips from Solar Ship's test flights of its early prototype hybrid aircraft.
About Solar Ship Inc.
Solar Ship Inc. builds hybrid aircraft to service remote areas. The Solar Ship gains lift from both buoyant gas and aerodynamics. Its wing-ship design allows for…
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(Cross post from 3BL Media / theCSRfeed) November 21, 2011 - A lucky 5 year-old child received the six millionth book given at this year's launch of Booktime, the annual free books programme from Pearson plc in association with Booktrust for children starting school in England. Comedian, actor and all-round national treasure Lenny Henry -…Continue
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Thrown away tires create a huge fire hazard as well as other environmental issues. Find a tire recycling facility to avoid combustion as well as toxic leaching.
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Xylem (XYL) is a leading global water technology provider, enabling customers to transport, treat, test and efficiently use water in public utility, residential and commercial building services, industrial and agricultural settings. The company does business in more than 150 countries through…
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Cross post from 3BLMedia - Heineken’s Gosser brewery is on track to become the world’s first carbon-neutral beer brewing facility. Through its Green Brewery Project, the Gosser brand, Austria’s largest, aims to reduce CO2 emissions to zero; reduce natural gas use to zero; and to power the plant through a mix of renewable energy sources including solar and biogas. Gosser has been part of the Heineken…Continue
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