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Water is necessary for life and it is necessary for business. The World Economic Forum Global Risks 2015 list ranked water crises, including drought, as the number one risk facing humanity. 

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(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The environmental footprint of global companies has an economic cost that affects their valuations and competitiveness. The risk of environmental damage increases when these companies have a substantial presence in emerging markets. Even institutional investors with significant exposure to emerging markets may have liabilities for unsustainable operations in the developing world.

2 days 19 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The best ways for companies to demonstrate their commitment to combat climate change include taking specific actions to reduce their carbon emissions, increase the use of renewable energy such as solar and wind, and clamp down on deforestation.

In a new survey of sustainability experts, 90 percent of respondents said that companies would need to play as big of a role as national governments in combating climate change to prevent environmental disaster.

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(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Buildings use nearly 40 percent of all energy in the U.S. today. With the growing need of corporate real estate buyers and tenants across the spectrum to reduce their carbon footprint, construction of new energy-efficient buildings as well as retrofitting of existing buildings offers an unprecedented opportunity to the real estate sector.

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(3BL Media/Just Means) - Awards, official recognition and 8 million tons of carbon prevented.

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(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Government regulation of hazardous chemicals in the US has long lagged behind Europe’s, with far fewer banned chemicals. However, increasing consumer demand for sustainable products is managing to what the federal and state governments have struggled with for years. Large retailers and personal care and cosmetic companies in the US are taking responsible action when it comes to chemicals.