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Nature Made, Kashi, LeapFrog and Nestle Purina Join RecycleBank to Raise Awareness for America Recycles Day

Companies to Unveil New Ways to Reward Consumers for Environmental Actions
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) NEW YORK, NY – September 29, 2010 – As part of an initiative to raise awareness for little-known holiday America Recycles Day on November 15, several national leading brands are partnering with RecycleBank®, the premier green rewards program that motivates people to take environmental actions, to incentivize more consumers to recycle. Joining RecycleBank in this effort are Nature Made®, Kashi, LeapFrog and Nestle Purina’s Friskies® and Fancy Feast® Gourme

Recyclebank Launches “Green Your Home Challenge” for Earth Month

Contest features daily challenges and a chance to win a grand prize, $18,000 green kitchen makeover from green living expert Danny Seo
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) NEW YORK CITY, NY—MONDAY, APRIL 4, 2011—Recyclebank®, the company that rewards people for taking everyday green actions with discounts and deals from more than 3,000 local and national businesses, today announced the Green Your Home Challenge, a nationwide contest to educate, motivate and inspire people to live a more eco-friendly lifestyle. The Challenge, which runs from today until April 30, features green living tips and challenges that offer opportunities to earn reward points.

Jonathan Hsu Joins RecycleBank as Chief Executive Officer

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) NEW YORK, NY – July 28, 2010 – RecycleBank, the premier green rewards program that motivates people to take environmental actions, announced today that veteran media and Internet executive Jonathan Hsu has been named Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Mr. Hsu was most recently Chief Executive Officer of 24/7 Real Media, the leaders behind the science of digital marketing and part of WPP, the world leader in marketing communications.

Recyclebank and Allied Waste Partner to Expand Recycling Rewards Program to Three Northern Ohio Cities

New program enables residents to help the environment and reap rewards benefits locally and online
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) NEW YORK, NY—MONDAY, MAY 16, 2011—Recyclebank®, the company that rewards people for taking everyday green actions, today announced it has expanded its partnership with Allied Waste Services of Elyria, a Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) company, to bring its rewards-for-recycling program to three new Ohio municipalities of North Ridgeville, North Olmsted and Bay Village.

Recyclebank Launches the Green Your School Year Challenge

Learn eco-friendly school year tips, make green pledges and take interactive challenges for a chance to win over 100 prizes
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) NEW YORK, NYWEDNESDAY, AUGUST 17, 2011Recyclebank®, the company that rewards people for taking everyday green actions with discounts and deals from local and national businesses, today launched the Recyclebank Green Your School Year Challenge, a nationwide effort to motivate and inspire families to make eco-friendly decisions throughout the school year.

White House Council on Environmental Quality Appoints Gwen Davidow of World Environment Center to Senior GreenGov Position

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) August 17, 2011 - The World Environment Center (WEC) announced today that Gwen Davidow, Senior Director of Corporate Programs & Operations will take a short term assignment with the President’s Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ), within the Executive Office of the President, to further the mission of the U.S. Government’s major sustainability initiative known as GreenGov. 

Is That a Fact? The Case for Abandoning Climate Change Deniers

The difficulties of changing the minds of Americans who do not consider the science when making up their own minds about the reality of climate change. And why we should give up.
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Environmentalists spend a lot of time trying to change the minds of climate change deniers, and often go about it in the wrong way: by citing the science. In an age where the controversy generates more headlines than the consensus, and few Americans can name a single renewable energy source, it's time to abandon the deniers and focus instead on solutions.

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Environmentalists spend a lot of time trying to change the minds of climate change deniers, and often go about it in the wrong way: by citing the science. In an age where the controversy generates more headlines than the consensus, and few Americans can name a single renewable energy source, it's time to abandon the deniers and focus instead on solutions.

Richard Heinberg: A Post-Carbon Conversation

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Author Richard Heinberg talks about the policies and conditions that need to be in place for our species to evolve in the face of ballooning population, dwindling resources and global climate change.

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Author Richard Heinberg talks about the policies and conditions that need to be in place for our species to evolve in the face of ballooning population, dwindling resources and global climate change.

When Being Green Can Cost You Your Home

Conservationism and Homeownership Collide as New England Homeowner Fights to Keep Home From Toppling Into Ocean
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Erosion along the coastal bluffs of Plymouth, Massachusetts threatened one couple's home within a few feet of its life.  From there a battle of wills ensued between the homeowners and Conservation Commission.  Ultimately, Mother Nature would rule unless the homeowners found a solution to her liking...which it appears they have!

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Erosion along the coastal bluffs of Plymouth, Massachusetts threatened one couple's home within a few feet of its life.  From there a battle of wills ensued between the homeowners and Conservation Commission.  Ultimately, Mother Nature would rule unless the homeowners found a solution to her liking...which it appears they have!

Climate Counts and UNH Join Forces on Corporate Sustainability

Partnership Extends Company Ranking Efforts; Recognizes Student Consumers as Priority in Driving Climate Action
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Durham, N.H. - August 8, 2011 - The University of New Hampshire and Climate Counts have partnered to expand the effort to bring consumers and companies together in addressing the climate crisis. An independent nonprofit, Climate Counts will locate its main office at UNH to better take advantage of the university’s nationally known climate research, engaged scholarship, and campus wide Sustainability Academy.
 

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