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Give Your Garbage Another Life On America Recycles Day (Nov. 15)!

Keep America Beautiful to launch “America Recycles Day Thunderclap” creating virtual flashmob that encourages people to recycle more every day
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WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 11, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Keep America Beautiful is encouraging people to give their garbage another life on America Recycles Day, which is scheduled for Friday, Nov. 15.

The average American produces 4.4 pounds of trash in a single day, and yet Americans recycle only 35 percent of this country’s waste. America Recycles Day encourages people to recycle more at home, at work and on the go.

Businesses Need to Prepare for Sea Level Rise

Author John Englander says Sea Level Rise is a Manageable Risk if Companies Begin Today
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For the past 6,000 years--the duration of human civilization--sea level has remained relatively unchanged. That is no longer the case today. Sea level rise is now moving the shoreline inland, posing new challenges for businesses and communities. At NAEM's Forum last week in Montreal, John Englander, author of "High Tide on Main Street," illuminated the business risks and made the case for 'intelligent adaptation' to more than 500 corporate EHS and sustainability leaders. In this video interview, he discusses the science and shares some of the highlights from his keynote presentation.

World Marketing Summit recognizes AECOM’s commitment to sustainability

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LOS ANGELES, Oct. 10, 2013 /3BL Media/ — AECOM Technology Corporation, a leading provider of professional technical and management support services for public and private clients in more than 140 countries around the world, announced today that it was recently recognized with a Sustainability Leadership Award at the inaugural Golden Globe Tigers Awards ceremony in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Élection D’un Forestier De Domtar Au Sein Du Conseil D’administration Du FSC Aux États-Unis

Luke Dillinger, forestier spécialisé dans l’approvisionnement, siègera à la chambre économique du Conseil dans le cadre d’un mandat de trois ans.
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Luke Dillinger de Domtar a récemment été élu membre du conseil d’administration du FSC® aux États-Unis et il siègera à la chambre économique du Conseil dans le cadre d’un mandat de trois ans qui se terminera en 2016.

Domtar Procurement Forester Elected To FSC US Board

Luke Dillinger to serve on Economic Chamber
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October 1, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Domtar’s Luke Dillinger was recently elected to the FSC® US Board of Directors, to serve on the Board’s Economic Chamber for a three-year term to 2016. 

Keep America Beautiful Introduces Suite of Resources for Businesses and Organizations to Encourage Recycling in the Workplace

New Recycling at Work Website Offers Pledge-Takers Recycling Bin Discounts, Online Tools
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STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 26, 2013 /3BL Media/ -- Keep America Beautiful’s Recycling at Work initiative, designed to encourage businesses, organizations and institutions around the country to pledge to increase workplace recycling, has launched a new website (RecyclingatWork.org) that features a host of tools and resources, including recycling bin discounts.

Citi Leads Global Diversified Financials Sector in 2013/2014 Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Citi Received the Highest Corporate Sustainability Assessment Score in the Diversified Financials Sector, Named to DJSI World and North America Indices for 12th Consecutive Year
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NEW YORK, September 20, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Citi (NYSE: C) today announced that it has been named the Global Industry Group Leader for Diversified Financials in the 2013/2014 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), the first global index to track the financial performance of the leading sustainability-driven companies worldwide. This marks the 12th consecutive year Citi has been named to both the DJSI World and North America indices, and the first time Citi has been named a sector leader.

PG&E Joins with EVI to Unveil Utility Industry’s First Electric Hybrid Bucket Trucks

Extended-range electric utility trucks capable of providing power to homes and businesses during outages
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STOCKTON, Calif., September 20, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Electric Vehicles International (EVI), joined by Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), unveiled the utility industry’s first electric hybrid drivetrain Class 5 trucks today at an event at the manufacturer’s facility in Stockton.

PG&E Joins with EVI to Unveil Utility Industry’s First Electric Hybrid Bucket Trucks

Extended-range electric utility trucks capable of providing power to homes and businesses during outages
Press Release

STOCKTON, Calif., September 20, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Electric Vehicles International (EVI), joined by Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), unveiled the utility industry’s first electric hybrid drivetrain Class 5 trucks today at an event at the manufacturer’s facility in Stockton.

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