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PG&E Participates in Pilot Program to Measure the Impact of Community Investments

ACCP and Corporate Citizenship Release Pilot Program Results on Global Approach to Measuring Corporate Community Investing
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Pilot program participants include Amway, Cisco, ConAgra Foods, The Coca‐Cola Company, The Dow Chemical Company, FedEx, Goodrich Corporation, The Hartford, Hasbro, ING U.S., KPMG, Merck, and Pacific Gas and Electric Company
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Pilot program participants include Amway, Cisco, ConAgra Foods, The Coca‐Cola Company, The Dow Chemical Company, FedEx, Goodrich Corporation, The Hartford, Hasbro, ING U.S., KPMG, Merck, and Pacific Gas and Electric Company

Context-Based Sustainability at New Metrics Conference

Climate Counts Executive Director Mike Bellamente to speak on new pilot project
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Sign up today for the Sustainable Brands New Metrics Conference Sept. 24th and 25th. Use discount code nwCCnm for 20% off! 

The Campus Kitchens Project to Serve Its Two Millionth Meal

Students raise awareness of hunger and food waste across the country
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WASHINGTON, July 31, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The Campus Kitchens Project will serve its two millionth meal on August 6 in Washington, D.C. Student leaders from across the country will gather and demonstrate their power to use resources on campus to fight hunger and reduce food waste.

Chile Named “Early Adopter” of Global Sustainable Tourism Criteria for Destinations

South American destination adopts baseline criteria and indicators for sustainable tourism
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WASHINGTON, D.C., July 25, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The Chilean destination of Lake Llanquihue, Puerto Varas, and Frutillar has completed the Global Sustainable Tourism Council’s (GSTC) Early Adopters pilot program to test its new Criteria and Indicators for Destinations. Chile and Peru are the first South American destinations to participate and complete the GSTC Early Adopters program.

New Global Environmental Regulations Mean Increased Enforcement is Likely

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At the 2013 EHS Compliance Excellence Conference on July 17 in Minneapolis, NAEM spoke with Rachel Degenhardt, EHS Regulatory Expert for Enhesa, about the growth in environmental regulations in jurisdictions around the globe. She provides her analysis of what we can expect in the year to come and what companies should do to prepare.

For more information about best practices in corporate environmental compliance, please visit NAEM online at www.naem.org.

 

 

 

Eastman Chemical Company’s Texas Operations Receives Sustained Excellence in Caring for Texas Award

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Longview, T.X., June 27, 2013/3BL Media/ - The Texas Operations of Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE: EMN) has received the 2012 "Sustained Excellence in Caring for Texas" award from the Texas Chemical Council (TCC.)  Eastman was one of two Sustained recipients among TCC member facilities with more than 500 employees.

Eastman Chemical Company Named Responsible Care® Company of the Year

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Kingsport, Tenn., June 4, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) was named 2013 Responsible Care® Company of the Year by the American Chemistry Council (ACC) in recognition of superior health, safety, environmental and security (HSE&S) performance.

This is ACC’s top honor given to member companies that have enhanced and embraced the Responsible Care ethic throughout their organizations.

Submit Your Nominations for CR's Magazine's 2013 Responsible CEO of the Year Awards!

To nominate a deserving CEO, click here to complete the Nomination form - All Submissions are due by July 1st.
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Each year since 2008, CR Magazine has awarded the prestigious Responsible CEO of the Year Award, presented to CEOs — from companies, NGOs, and governments — who, during the previous year, put themselves at personal and professional risk in order to deliver on corporate responsibility promises.

Let Us Hear Your Voice at the COMMIT!Forum

Submit Your COMMIT!Forum Session Proposal Today
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We are seeking session proposals for the COMMIT!Forum event that will take place on October 8-9, 2013 in New York City.  The annual COMMIT!Forum calls on business and sustainability leaders to share their insights on how to improve the role of business in society and how corporate responsibility and sustainability drive sales, saves money and improves asset values.

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