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Olam International Combines Financial and Sustainability Reporting to Highlight Importance of Creating Holistic Value

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Olam International has merged its Annual Report with its Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Report for the first time, reflecting the interdependence of economic, social and environmental performance for the global agri-business and the importance of creating value across all three fronts.

Developing High-Performing Appliances Conserves the Earth's Resources and Helps Our Consumers Do the Same

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We continually monitor the environmental effects of our business, not only by creating many new and innovative products that consume less water and energy, but also by improving our manufacturing processes. Our expanded use of clean, renewable wind energy in Ohio is one example of how we work to minimize our impact on the planet.

True Zero’s Hydrogen Filling Station Network Deployment Wins Edison Award

Black & Veatch helped develop True Zero’s innovative infrastructure solution for first U.S. hydrogen station network
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OVERLAND PARK, Kan., April 24 2017 /3BL Media/– Black & Veatch has been selected for a prestigious Silver Edison Award for their support in developing True Zero’s California Hydrogen Network for fuel cell vehicles (FCVs). Black & Veatch delivered an advanced engineering, procurement and construction solution for the station network project. True Zero’s 19 refueling stations deployed in California form the first hydrogen network for FCVs in the United States.

Sealed Air’s Misti Nehus Honored at Women In Manufacturing STEP Ahead Award Ceremony

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Misti Nehus, Sealed Air’s North American Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager, has been selected as a recipient of the Women in Manufacturing STEP (Science, Technology, Engineering and Production) Ahead Awards given by The Manufacturing Institute, an arm of the National Association of Manufacturers, a U.S.-based business advocacy organization. The STEP Ahead Awards honor women at all manufacturing levels who have demonstrated leadership and excellence in their careers.

Whirlpool Corporation Celebrates Earth Day

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At Whirlpool Corporation, we have been focused on sustainability since 1969, long before it became the norm, and we continue to integrate it into our everyday work. Our global sustainability team collaborates on projects and goals that deliver value to our stakeholders and the environment. In addition, our team drives continuous improvement throughout our operations, products and services. We’ve reduced our water and energy use, cut emissions and waste at our manufacturing facilities, and designed resource-efficient products — which we believe are the right things to do.

Earth Week Guest Post: Homelessness is Not a Defining Characteristic

By Erika George
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Erika George, director of Development for The Empowerment Plan, explains why homelessness is not a defining characteristic and shares how we can improve the lives of homeless individuals through partnerships and opportunities.  

New Ingersoll Rand Next Generation R-Series 200-250kW Rotary Screw Air Compressors Decrease Energy Costs by up to €40,000 for Large Manufacturing Facilities

RS200 to RS250kW models available with most efficient airend available today
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DAVIDSON, N.C., April 25, 2017 /3BL Media/- Ingersoll Rand®, a global leader in compression technologies and services, introduced new models to its line of Next Generation R-Series oil-flooded rotary screw air compressors, which provide a more energy-efficient solution for customers with high capacity air requirements.

Timberland’s Spring 2017 Collection: Raising the Bar for Eco-Conscious Fashion

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With its spring 2017 collection, global outdoor lifestyle brand Timberland builds off the brand’s long-term commitment to reduce the environmental impact of virtually every product it makes across footwear, apparel and accessories. The spring collection includes a broad range of responsibly-made products, from boots made with full-grain leathers from a Leather Working Group silver-rated tannery to polos made with 100 percent recycled cotton to backpacks made with 100 percent recycled polyester.

Go Green For Earth Day 2017!

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It’s no secret that Mary Kay Ash was a firm believer in preserving our precious and limited resources for future generations. With our fast-paced lives and rushing from one thing to the next, how can we possibly make time to “Save the Earth” on top of finding thoughtful gifts for all the birthdays/holidays we can hardly remember, grocery shopping, family obligations… I feel like I’m forgetting something… and everything else?

Sustainability HP Reinvents Every Day to Make Earth a Better Place

By Nathan Hurst, Chief Sustainability & Social Impact Officer, HP Inc.
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Planet Earth. It’s home to more than 7.3 billion people and millions of identified species of animals, insects and plants.

A scientific wonder, the Earth provides the natural resources, such as water, air, and soil, that allow all living creatures on the planet to survive—and thrive.

But today Planet Earth and its inhabitants are at risk.

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