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Anvil Knitwear Recycles Water Used in Making Tees; Batero Gold Commits to Sustainable Mining - CSR Minute for December 29, 2011

Cross post from 3BLMedia

Anvil Knitwear has released a CSR Progress Report on its 2011 operations, which outlines the apparel company’s reduced use of water, steam and electricity per pound of finished tee-shirt fabric. Among the details: a 10 percent reduction in water usage and a 25 percent reduction in landfill waste. A special, first-time Product…

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Added by David Martel on December 29, 2011 at 11:02am — No Comments

CSR Minute: Starbucks' "Morning Joe" Coffee Boosts DonorsChoose; Association of Corporate Travel Executives and KDS Launch Online Survey on Sustainable Business

Crosspost from 3BLMedia

Starting October 4th, Starbucks retail stores and select grocery stores will feature specially marked bags of Gold Coast Blend - Morning Joe Edition coffee with $5 DonorsChoose.org donation…

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Added by David Martel on September 13, 2011 at 4:03pm — No Comments

CSR Minute: Barrick Gold Corporation to Spend $75M on Mine Cleanup; Poyry Launches Green Mill Index

Cross post from 3BLMedia.

 

The Barrick Gold Corporation is spending $75 million on an environmental cleanup at its mining site in the Dominican Republic. Improper closing of the former mine in 1999 resulted in soil and water pollution. Barrick has completed the rehabilitation…

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Added by David Martel on September 10, 2011 at 3:06pm — No Comments

Barrick Doubles Funding for Environmental Clean-Up in the Dominican Republic

(Cross post from 3BL Media / theCSRfeed) September 2, 2011 - At the site of the Pueblo Viejo project in the Dominican Republic, Barrick Gold Corporation is leading one of the mining industry’s most ambitious environmental rehabilitation projects.

The large-scale clean-up effort was necessitated by…

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Added by David Martel on September 6, 2011 at 7:46pm — No Comments

CSRminute: Marsh and McLennan Earns LEED Gold Award; Cornell Receives $5mil Gift

This is a cross post from 3BLMedia.



October 25, 2010: Corporate Social Responsibility News: Marsh and McLennan Earns LEED Gold Award for New Office; Cornell Center for a Sustainable Future Receives $5M Gift.



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Added by David Martel on October 25, 2010 at 10:37am — No Comments

CSR Minute March 31, 2010

This is a cross posting from 3BLMedia





Cintas has won the Sustainability All-Star Award given by Apparel magazine at the Apparel Tech Conference West last week. Cintas’ eco-friendly apparel collections are made from post-consumer waste,

using 66 percent less energy in manufacture than polyester fiber.

Recycling reduces water usage by 90 percent and eliminates harmful air

emissions. The green apparel is also…

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Added by David Martel on March 31, 2010 at 8:27pm — No Comments

CSR Minute March 30, 2010

This is a cross posting from 3BLMedia





Panduit, a leading manufacturer of wiring communication products, has partnered with Cisco to build a LEED Gold Certified headquarters. Panduit used Cisco’s Connected Real Estate and Green Practice methods

to construct a building which integrates sustainability throughout its

structure and systems. By using a larger amount of natural light,

re-using rain water captured from…

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Added by David Martel on March 31, 2010 at 8:14pm — No Comments

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