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Allstate Recognized by CDP for Climate Change Disclosure: Named to S&P 500 Leadership Index

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Northbrook, IL - September 23, 2011 - Allstate Insurance Company announced today it has been named to the Carbon Disclosure Project’s (CDP) 2011 Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index for its proactive approach to the disclosure of the company’s climate change information.

Domtar Wins ‘Positively Print’ Award for Its Paper Because Campaign

Domtar's message of paper's importance and sustainability continues to garner recognition
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 More kudos for Domtar's PAPERbecause campaign to promote the value of paper and its sustainability

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Press Release

 More kudos for Domtar's PAPERbecause campaign to promote the value of paper and its sustainability

Pour voir cette communication en français, cliquez ici.

 

Moving Planet: A One Day Global Rally to Encourage Climate Action

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) September 22, 2011 - On Saturday, September 24th, 350.org is hosting a worldwide rally to encourage leaders to enact climate policy and move beyond our dependence on fossil fuels. This global movement builds on local power and a unified voice for clean energy and bold commitments greenhouse gas reductions. Friends and supporters of Climate Counts are urged to support local Moving Planet activities.

Can One Eco Action Add Up to BIG Savings?

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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How many eco actions does it take for them to count?   According to the post, Does Size Matter for Ideas?, "the basic logic we use is the bigger the idea, the bigger the value, but often that's not true. There's a myth at work here: the assumption that big results only come from radical changes."
 

Recyclebank Assembles Top 10 Eco- and Wallet-Friendly School Year Tips from Members Across the Country

Members submit more than 100,000 fun and easy ways to go green with the whole family
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Recyclebank®, the company that rewards people for taking everyday green actions with discounts and deals from local and national businesses, today revealed the top 10 greener school year tips by members taking its interactive “Green Your School Year” Challenge, going on now through September 30. 

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Recyclebank®, the company that rewards people for taking everyday green actions with discounts and deals from local and national businesses, today revealed the top 10 greener school year tips by members taking its interactive “Green Your School Year” Challenge, going on now through September 30. 

Alternative Energy Sources Prove Beneficial in Reducing GHGs

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) September 20, 2011 - NBS is pleased to announce the publication of Alternative Energy Sources in Cement Manufacturing, a systematic review commissioned by NBS for the Cement Association of Canada. The study reveals that using household garbage, tires and even plastic to manufacture cement would produce fewer greenhouse gases and reduce the amount of waste sent to landfill than the fossil fuels currently used.

PepsiCo Supports Beverage Container Recycling with Launch of 2011/2012 Dream Machine Recycle Rally™

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PepsiCo helps support education on recycling in schools from grades K-12 with the Dream Machine Recycling Rally, which is a multi-year collaboration between PepsiCo, Waste Management and Keep America Beautiful.   

 

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PepsiCo helps support education on recycling in schools from grades K-12 with the Dream Machine Recycling Rally, which is a multi-year collaboration between PepsiCo, Waste Management and Keep America Beautiful.   

 

PepsiCo Beverages Canada Unveils the 7UP EcoGreen™ Bottle, Canada's First Soft Drink Bottle Made from 100 Percent Recycled PET Plastic

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Read about the creation of Canada's first soft drink bottle made from 100 percent recycled PET plastic: PepsiCo’s 7UP EcoGreen™ Bottle.

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Read about the creation of Canada's first soft drink bottle made from 100 percent recycled PET plastic: PepsiCo’s 7UP EcoGreen™ Bottle.

Kitt Doucette: From the Frontlines of the Plastic Bag Wars

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 Host Alex Wise speaks to Kitt Doucette, a journalist for Rolling Stone who recently wrote about the war over plastic bags

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 Host Alex Wise speaks to Kitt Doucette, a journalist for Rolling Stone who recently wrote about the war over plastic bags

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