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Global Investors Call For Action on Methane Emissions from Shale Gas And Oil Fracking

Representing over $20 trillion in assets, institutional investor groups urge industry to reduce global emissions of methane, a greenhouse gas twenty times more powerful than CO2
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(3BL Media) June 14, 2012 - The North American Investor Network on Climate Risk (“INCR”), the European Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (“IIGCC”) and the Australia/New Zealand Investor Group on Climate Change (“IGCC”) have today issued a joint statement calling on companies and governments to take effective action to minimize methane emissions from rapidly growing unconventional oil and gas production made possible by hydraulic fracturing.

Leonardo Academy Receives Clean Air Stewardship Award

The Wisconsin Partners for Clean Air present Leonardo Academy with the Clean Air Stewardship Award
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(3BL Media) Madison, WI - June 12, 2012 - Leonardo Academy was presented with the Clean Air Stewardship Award for their sustainability efforts in 2011 by the Wisconsin Partners for Clean Air (WPCA). Leonardo Academy President Michael Arny accepted the award on May 24 at the 2012 Clean Air Extravaganza held at Gateway Technical College in Racine, Wisconsin.

Companies Clarify Recycling for Consumers


"Can I recycle both the bottle and its cap?" "Is there any way to bring this back to the store for disposal?" "What does a #3 recyclable symbol actually mean?" These are all questions consumers are faced with on a daily basis when it comes to home recycling. And now, a number of leading brands are banding together to provide clarity to consumers and solve for end-of-life issues.

CBS EcoMedia Inc. Broadens Reach With Launch of Wellness and Education Ads

Expanded Program To Fund Projects Supported by Leading Environmental, Wellness and Education Nonprofits with Ad Dollars, Further Improving the Quality of Life in Communities Nationwide
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Florida Power & Light EcoAd Campaign Helps Miami-Dade County Save

Nine County Parks receive high-efficiency lighting retrofits thanks to CBS' EcoMedia
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EcoAd Program Selected As 2012 Edison Awards Finalist

EcoMedia Will Be Recognized at Edison Awards Gala on April 26 in New York
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(3BL Media) New York - February 21, 2012 - It was recently announced by the internationally known Edison Awards that EcoMedia has been named a finalist for the 2012 Edison Best New Product Awards™.  EcoMedia is competing for leading Social Innovation within the Innovative Services category, one of 13 categories honored by the Edison Awards.

Caesars Entertainment Sponsors Dartmouth Students On Big Green Bus Cross-Country Sustainability Tour

Seven Caesars regions and 17 properties will contribute fuel made from waste vegetable oil
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LAS VEGAS, June 7, 2012 / 3BL Media / PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ:CZR) is sponsoring Dartmouth College's Big Green Bus tour across America. The converted Greyhound bus, operated by students, will run on recycled waste vegetable oil (WVO) as it travels the country educating individuals on best sustainability practices.

Toward Rio: Leading Business Sustainability Groups Make Case for Greater Scale and Collaboration

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(3BL Media) New York/Amsterdam - June 7, 2012 - Two of the world’s most prominent business-oriented sustainability organizations – the UN Global Compact and the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) – today issued a joint statement highlighting the urgent need to take pioneering corporate sustainability practices to greater scale, and calling on governments to work more fully with the international business community in the years and decades to come.

Verizon Continues Program to End Automatic Delivery of Printed Residential White Pages Directories in California

Company Has Ceased Automatic Delivery of 33 White Pages Editions Through May; Listings Always Available Online at no Charge; Print and Electronic Versions of Residential Listings Available Upon Request
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(3BL Media) Newbury Park, CA - June 8, 2012 - Verizon is well on its way toward ending the automatic delivery of printed residential white pages directories in California.  Through the end of May, the company has ceased automatic delivery of 33 of the 44 residential editions in the discontinuation program. 


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