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AkzoNobel Awards Shipping Industry’s Largest Ever Number of Carbon Credits to Grimaldi Group

Leading global logistics company Grimaldi Group has received the largest number of carbon credits to have been issued through a landmark initiative developed by AkzoNobel’s marine coatings business.
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AMSTERDAM, November 1, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Grimaldi – who specialize in maritime transport – were presented with a total of 109,617 carbon credits through the award-winning program, which rewards ship owners for converting to sustainable hull coatings, such as those available in AkzoNobel’s International range.

Ecocentricity Blog: A Sports Analogy

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When the players take the field, they’ll do so fully intending to win. They’ll build each other up. Encouragements of “let’s go” and “we’ve got this” will ring out from the dugouts. Everyone will be focused on the chance they have to succeed, not the long odds that they face.

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When the players take the field, they’ll do so fully intending to win. They’ll build each other up. Encouragements of “let’s go” and “we’ve got this” will ring out from the dugouts. Everyone will be focused on the chance they have to succeed, not the long odds that they face.

VIDEO | The Life of an HP Print Cartridge

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What happens to an HP print cartridge when it's empty? Explore the life of an HP print cartridge as it goes through HP's "Closed Loop" program to ensure minimal environmental impact and maximum return of useful materials for new products. Learn more about HP's commitment to responsible lifecycle management at http://www.hp.com/environment

“Message In A Can” Awareness Campaign: Costa Cruises And Cial Consortium Donate Three Benches to Savona

Three benches made of recycled aluminum as a result of separate collection
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SAVONA, October 27 2016 /3BL Media/ - Three benches made of recycled aluminum have been positioned at Darsena, in front of the historic “Torretta” as a gift to the community of Savona. This is one of the results of the “Message in a can” initiative, which was launched earlier this year by CIAL (Aluminum Packaging Consortium), Municipality of Savona, Ata Spa (Savona Municipality Company for waste collection) and Costa Cruises, in order to promote and develop the collection and recycling of aluminum in the city.

Water Utilities Are Lagging Other Utilities in the Smart Cities Effort

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Across the U.S., smart city programs are moving beyond press releases, pilot programs and demonstrations. Municipalities are collaborating with industry and utilities to create roadmaps defining their approach to regional integrated smart infrastructure.

Greenbiz Announces Advisory Board for Hawaii Clean Energy Conference and Expo

15 thought leaders and key stakeholders to help guide VERGE Hawaii 2017
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OAKLAND, California, October 25, 2016 /3BL Media/ — GreenBiz Group and the Hawaii State Energy Office have announced the advisory board for VERGE Hawaii 2017: Asia Pacific Clean Energy Summit, returning to Honolulu, Hawaii, June 20-22, 2017.

VIDEO | Full Circle with HP

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HP's product lifecycle approach focuses on reuse, reinvention, and reintroduction. HP products and services use proven methods and innovations to build a better world for everyone, as the company works to ensure everything HP produces comes full circle. Learn more about HP's commitment:  http://www.hp.com/sustainability

The GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards: The Future of Reporting

Watch this short animation introducing the first global standards for sustainability reporting.
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Watch this short animation introducing the GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards, the first global standards for sustainability reporting.

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