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Barrick Named Carbon Disclosure Leader in Canada, Recognized for CSR in Chile and Dominican Republic

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For the second consecutive year, Barrick was named as a carbon disclosure leader in Canada, this year ranking among the top five companies in an annual survey conducted by the Carbon Disclosure Project.

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For the second consecutive year, Barrick was named as a carbon disclosure leader in Canada, this year ranking among the top five companies in an annual survey conducted by the Carbon Disclosure Project.

Voters Overwhelmingly Support EPA Air Pollution Rules

75% of Voters Believe EPA, Not Congress, Should Determine Air Pollution Standards; Majority Believe Economic and Health Benefits of Clean Air Rules Outweigh Costs
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Washington, DC — October 12, 2011 — A new, nationwide poll shows that by a wide margin, voters of both political parties and in all regions of the U.S.

Climate Ride California Raises Over $275,000

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) October 14, 2011 - Climate Ride California, a 5-day “green conference on wheels” raised over $275,000 for organizations committed to helping the planet. Climate Counts had four cyclists represented on the ride and was one of more than 30 beneficiaries.

Vivienne Westwood Design Printed on Anvil Eco T-Shirt Collection - GreenUp Initiative

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At the launch of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP)'s new 'GreenUp' initiative, conceived to bring the Green Economy closer to Europeans, fashion designer Dame Vivienne Westwood unveiled a Tree-shirt to raise funds for re-connecting Europe's forests. The shirts  were donated by the Anvil Eco T-Shirt Collection- and each shirt includes a Shirt Scan- Code with additional information on the GreenUp programme.

To learn more or buy a Tree-shirt, visit: www.unep.org/greenup

Environmental Journalist Jeff Goodell on Politics, Policy & Coal

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Journalist Jeff Goodell speaks with Alex Wise about his recent Rolling Stone piece on 10 things the White House should do for the environment.

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Journalist Jeff Goodell speaks with Alex Wise about his recent Rolling Stone piece on 10 things the White House should do for the environment.

PwC Provides Technical Expertise for New "Scope 3" and Product Life Cycle Carbon Accounting Standards

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) New York, NY - October 12, 2011 - Two new standards for accounting and reporting greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, developed in part with the technical leadership of PwC, were launched by the World Resources Institute (WRI) and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD).

ARAMARK and SCA Launch Successful Environmental Internship Program

10 interns placed into a variety of ARAMARK jobs across country
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ARAMARK, the global professional services company based in Philadelphia, takes the approach that environmental stewardship should manifest itself in practical business practices.  As Rick Martella, VP for Corporate Affairs says:

“It’s important to create programs and solutions that can be brought to scale through replication, and therefore can generate substantive change from within our business model.”

Accountability-Central commentator on the "New York State Shale Gas Lottery": Hey You Never Know ®

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) New York, NY - October 11, 2011 - As New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo prepares to open the door to shale gas extraction, one commentator reminds us that the slogan for the New York Lottery is:  "Hey, You Never Know."® In Part I and

Tristin and Tyler - Eco Twins

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Tristen and Tyler the NY based "Eco-Twins" visit Melissa McGinnis in Hollywood California and discuss recycling tips! 

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About Greenopolis 

Greenopolis is dedicated to our users. We focus our attention on changing the world through recycling, waste-to-energy and conservation. We reward our users for their sustainable behavior on our website, through our Greenopolis recycling kiosks and with curbside recycling programs. Visit our site at www.greenopolis.com to learn more!

 

About Tristin and Tyler

"Tristin and Tyler's Tales from the City" is a short-form series featuring twin brothers Tristin and Tyler who go on adventures in New York City and learn about interesting people, doing interesting things to help save our PLANET. Visit http://www.tristinandtyler.com/ to learn more! 

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Tristen and Tyler the NY based "Eco-Twins" visit Melissa McGinnis in Hollywood California and discuss recycling tips! 

Watch the video >>>>>

About Greenopolis 

Greenopolis is dedicated to our users. We focus our attention on changing the world through recycling, waste-to-energy and conservation. We reward our users for their sustainable behavior on our website, through our Greenopolis recycling kiosks and with curbside recycling programs. Visit our site at www.greenopolis.com to learn more!

 

About Tristin and Tyler

"Tristin and Tyler's Tales from the City" is a short-form series featuring twin brothers Tristin and Tyler who go on adventures in New York City and learn about interesting people, doing interesting things to help save our PLANET. Visit http://www.tristinandtyler.com/ to learn more! 

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City of Cincinnati and Recyclebank Celebrate Successful First Year of Enhanced Recycling Program

City saves close to one million dollars through decreased landfill disposal costs and increased revenues from the sale of recyclables; recycling participation up 75 percent
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) CINCINNATI, OH - October 11, 2011 -This month the City of Cincinnati celebrates the one year anniversary of the launch of its enhanced recycling program and the implementation of the Recyclebank rewards program, with initial results indicating great success in the City’s efforts to improve environmental quality. Recyclebank rewards people for taking everyday green actions with deals and discounts from local and national businesses.

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