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PepsiCo Saves $375M through Environmental Sustainability Programs

(3Bl Media/Justmeans) – Environmental sustainability is not just about saving the planet. For private companies, it is also a viable way to reduce costs, improve productivity and revenues, foster employee and consumer loyalty, and strengthen brand image to build a stronger competitive advantage over time.

Apparel and Footwear Companies Launch Green Initiatives

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Green activists have raised concerns for a long time about the growing apparel and footwear consumption worldwide and its adverse impact on the environment. Some of the leading manufacturers and retailers in the apparel and footwear industry are responding to the challenge by investing in green innovation to reduce their environmental footprint.

Top Companies Join RE100 with a Pledge to Source 100% Renewable Electricity

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – America’s business drive to a low-carbon economy has been picking up momentum over the last few years. The recently concluded Climate Week NYC 2015 presented an excellent opportunity for companies to showcase their corporate sustainability leadership before global business and governmental heads.

Wells Fargo Survey Shows American Millennials Optimistic About Their Financial Future

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Though the world economy is still weak, it seems that U.S. consumers view their own current economic conditions favourably. While most Americans' personal financial situation probably doesn't change dramatically from one year to the next, an improving economy and soaring stock market are likely help them feel better about their own situation.

Bank of England Governor’s Speech Is a Significant Milestone In the Climate Change Debate

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The Bank of England governor, Mark Carney, has given a stark warning that climate change poses a huge risk to global stability.

The UN’s New Goals to Spur Sustainable Innovation in Private Sector

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Leaders from 193 nations recently converged at the United Nations in New York to adopt 17 new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which will guide global policy and funding for the next 15 years. These Global Goals, which replace the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), will require everyone to do their part: governments, civil society, and the private sector.

Hershey Announces Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Support Child Nutrition in Ghana

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Malnutrition is the single largest cause of child death in the world today. This critical, global problem impacts millions of vulnerable children each year, and kills more than twice as many children as HIV/AIDS and malaria combined. Yet, it may be possible to eradicate severe malnutrition among children with a cost effective solution of using peanut butter as a therapeutic nutritional supplement.

The North Face Launches First Global Campaign to Celebrate the Spirit of Exploration

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Mankind is incredibly varied and diverse across geographies and cultures, but all human beings share the same human spirit. The human ability to persevere, seek and explore is the force that has transformed the civilization. History has repeatedly shown that there are no boundaries to human creativity and endeavor.

Running Out Of Time: Saving Ocean Wildlife

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Earlier this month, the World Wide Fund (WWF) for Nature and the Zoological Society of London released their most comprehensive look at the state of life in the sea, which found that the amount of wildlife in our oceans has fallen by half in 45 years.


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