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Supply Chain Sustainability Is a Core Strategy for Driving Impact on Growth, Valuation, Brand, and Society

Press Release

March 24, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Pressure is mounting for companies to add value to society.
 
Sustainability leaders and C-suite execs are on the hot seat - and not only those making public commitments like UN Global Compact, the SDGs, SBTi, “net zero” pledges, and the like. Demands for inclusive capitalism and a more purposeful economy are echoing across the globe, and into every corporate boardroom.
 

Global Corporate Sustainability Projects

From grassroots initiatives to global policies
Article

Through dozens of projects around the world, Medtronic is lessening its environmental impact by conserving energy and water, increasing recycling, and reducing waste. These projects range from large, enterprise-wide corporate sustainability initiatives like energy reduction or building an onsite nitrogen generator, to smaller, volunteer-led environmental stewardship efforts at local sites.

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6 Ways to Score a Sustainable Super Bowl Party

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Whether you’re attending a watch party or hosting one at home, here are some tips to score big with your friends.

Intel Recognized as Global Leader for Engaging Its Supply Chain on Climate Change

Press Release

February 4, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Intel has been identified as a global leader for engaging with its suppliers on climate change, being awarded a position on the Supplier Engagement Leaderboard by global environmental impact non-profit CDP.

Intel has been recognized for its actions and strategies to reduce emissions and manage climate risks in its supply chain in the past reporting year, and is among the top 3% of organizations assessed by CDP, one of almost 160 companies on the Leaderboard this year.

Mohawk to Unveil “Plastic Wave” Art Installation Created From Recycled Bottles at Surfaces 2020

Basia Goszczynska's “Overflow” calls attention to the significant impact of plastics in the world’s water supply
Press Release

LAS VEGAS, January 28, 2020 /3BL Media/—This year at The International Surface Event (TISE), Mohawk will be unveiling an interactive art installation by Brooklyn-based artist Basia Goszczynska to help attendees visualize the true impact of plastic in the world’s waterways. Made almost entirely from recycled and upcycled materials and the different components that comprise Mohawk carpeting, “Overflow” will demonstrate how thoughtful product design, innovation and sustainability in the flooring industry is reducing the waste stream.

Mohawk Rides the Wave of Change, Showcasing Commitment to a Sustainable Future at Surfaces 2020

Manufacturer to highlight support of The Ocean Cleanup initiative and focus on company’s role in diverting plastic from the waste stream
Press Release

CALHOUN, Ga., January 21, 2020 /3BL Media/—This year at The International Surface Event (TISE) in Las Vegas, Mohawk will showcase the company’s dedication to a more sustainable future through innovative manufacturing processes, product design and strategies around positive environmental and social impact. A feature display within the company’s award-winning presence at booth 5803 will highlight inspiring sustainability efforts and stories for attendees.

Dow and Avangard Innovative Advance Plastic Circularity With Agreement to Supply Recycled Plastics for Dow Technologies

Summary: 
  • Dow to combine its virgin polyethylene resins with Avangard’s pellets made from post-consumer resin (PCR) plastic film

  • Exclusive agreement enables Dow’s first PCR-based products in North America

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  • Dow to combine its virgin polyethylene resins with Avangard’s pellets made from post-consumer resin (PCR) plastic film

  • Exclusive agreement enables Dow’s first PCR-based products in North America

Test Your Circular Economy Knowledge with a Quiz from Schneider Electric

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With the adoption of #CircularEconomy practices, $1 trillion could be saved globally each year by 2025. Take our quiz to see what does all this and more.

“Mooving” Ahead With Sustainably Sourced Milk

By Kevin O'Donnell
Blog

Dairy delivers creamy goodness and rich flavor to foods that many consumers love. That’s why milk is a key ingredient in yogurt and other General Mills products.

We know consumers are increasingly interested not only in where their food comes from but how it is grown and by whom. We share consumers’ desire for transparency about what goes into our products.

‘Treat the World with Care’ is a core belief at General Mills.

JetBlue Prepares its Business for a New Climate Reality

Summary: 

-- JetBlue to Go Carbon Neutral on All Domestic Flights by Offsetting Emissions Starting in 2020, Ramping up to Offset more than 15-17 Billion Pounds of CO2 Emissions Per Year --

-- JetBlue to Start Flying with Sustainable Aviation Fuel on Flights from San Francisco in 2020 --

Press Release

-- JetBlue to Go Carbon Neutral on All Domestic Flights by Offsetting Emissions Starting in 2020, Ramping up to Offset more than 15-17 Billion Pounds of CO2 Emissions Per Year --

-- JetBlue to Start Flying with Sustainable Aviation Fuel on Flights from San Francisco in 2020 --

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