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By Kristen Mascia

Article from in Health and Wellness
Feb 14, 2019 9:05 AM ET

From a pencil that hoovers up potentially toxic surgical smoke to a 3-D tool that helps reduce exposure to radiation, these Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies advances were designed with one thing in mind: protecting patients and the doctors delivering their care.

One Million Pieces of Waste Recycled Through Partnership with TerraCycle

Press Release from in Business & Trade
Feb 14, 2019 8:30 AM ET

CAMDEN, N.J., February 14, 2019 /3BL Media/Subaru of America, Inc., announces that it has recycled one-million pieces of waste through the automaker’s ongoing Subaru Loves the Earth recycling program, created in partnership with TerraCycle®, the world’s leader in the collection and repurposing of complex waste streams.

Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Feb 14, 2019 7:45 AM ET

February 14, 2019 /3BL Media/ - Freeport-McMoRan Morenci operations recently received the Arizona Voluntary Environmental Stewardship Program Award from the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality.

The award recognizes companies that go above and beyond what is required by law from an environmental perspective.

Many Global Companies Seek Efficiencies and Enhanced Profitability Through ESG Practices

Article from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Feb 14, 2019 7:00 AM ET

EDINBURGH, UK, February 14, 2019 /3BL Media/ – The global fashion industry is booming. In the last 15 years, world clothing production has almost doubled, with more than 300 million people employed along its value chain. However, the growth of this huge industry has come at a significant environmental cost.

Press Release from in Health and Wellness
Feb 13, 2019 4:35 PM ET
  • Egaten is the only drug approved in the US for the treatment of people with fascioliasis and is currently the only treatment recommended by the WHO

  • Fascioliasis, commonly known as liver fluke infestation, is estimated to infect 2.4 million people globally1

  • Novartis has been donating Egaten to the WHO since 2005, helping to treat around 2 million patients in more than 30 countries

  • FDA approval reinforces the company’s commitment to reduce the burden of neglected tropical diseases including fascioliasis, leprosy and malaria

Sixteen Global Exchange Country Partners from the Americas, Africa, Asia, and Europe tap their regional networks for insights from leading global companies

Press Release from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Feb 13, 2019 4:00 PM ET

NEW YORK, February 13, 2019 /3BL Media/ – To build on the growing body of global corporate social investment research, CECP: The CEO Force for Good announced the launch of a multinational inquiry into shared themes and trends in corporate social investments around the world.

These two reproductive health advocates are part of a new generation of changemakers.

Article from in Human Resources
Feb 13, 2019 3:45 PM ET

Amadi is one of 15 inspiring recipients of a small grant from Women Deliver, a global advocacy organization, and is part of a cohort of Women Deliver Young Leaders using technology provided by HP to improve access to comprehensive sexual and reproductive health education in Nigeria.  

Press Release from in Health and Wellness
Feb 13, 2019 2:30 PM ET
  • Moffitt Cancer Center and VITAS Healthcare Showcase Partnership with VMware at HIMSS19
  • VMware Wins 2019 KLAS Category Leader Award for Enterprise Mobility Management and Mobile Device Management

Multimedia with summary from in Environment
Feb 13, 2019 2:15 PM ET

Back in the 1930s, when the US was in the midst of an economic crisis, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt enacted a set of policies to protect the people of the US from the worst ravages of poverty: it was called The New Deal. Our planet is currently in the midst of an environmental crisis. Some lawmakers in Washington D.C. are asserting that this crisis requires a set of policies no less deep or sweeping than FDR’s New Deal.

A look back on how moving to small made a big impact

Blog from in Supply Chain & the Circular Economy
Feb 13, 2019 1:30 PM ET

By Paris Dieker, Manager, Symantec Corporate Responsibility and Environment

Symantec sells a lot of software. While we do sell hardware, our primary enterprise and consumer products come in software form. Today, the majority of Symantec software products come pre-installed on hardware or is downloaded electronically by customers, and thus requires no physical product or packaging materials. 

For software that can’t be downloaded electronically, our customers usually receive a piece of paper the size of a credit card when they purchase one of our products.

Fascinated by how things work, NC A&T State University student is becoming an engineer

Blog from in Education
Feb 13, 2019 1:00 PM ET

As a young child, Jonathan Reddix loved riding the merry-go-round at the zoo. 

While other riders waved to their parents and posed for pictures, he’d stare at the overhead gears and pulleys, trying to figure out what made the merry-go-round spin.

He said his mother and grandmother laugh about those rides, and his early fascination with how things work. His family’s also proud that his studies resulted in top grades, scholarships and a strong interest in engineering.

Press Release from in Human Resources
Feb 13, 2019 1:00 PM ET

DEARBORN Mich., February 13, 2019 /3BL Media/ — Sponsored by AAA Michigan, and hosted by the Michigan Diversity Council (MIDC), this year’s Women In Leadership Symposium (WILS) will focus on one of the hottest trending topics in media/social media today, “women empowerment.” 

Themed, “Center Stage: Standing Out & Speaking Up,” MIDC will hone in on empowering women to speak up for themselves and to speak up and empower one another.  #SPEAKUP -- when demanding a seat at the table, when contributing ideas and solutions, when other women deserve to be praised, and more! 

Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Feb 13, 2019 1:00 PM ET

PHOENIX, February 13, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) is pleased to announce that the Company was recognized on Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable U.S. Companies list for the second consecutive year, advancing to #80 on the 2019 list. Republic remains the sole recycling and solid waste services provider on the list.

Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Feb 13, 2019 12:10 PM ET

DALLAS, February 2019 /3BL Media/ – Comerica Incorporated (NYSE:CMA) has been recognized as one of the 2019 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations by Corporate Knights, a media and investment research company. Corporate Knights released its 15th annual list of the world's 100 most sustainable corporations in Davos, Switzerland in connection with the World Economic Forum.

Multimedia with summary from in Awards and Recognition
Feb 13, 2019 11:15 AM ET

PNC has been included in Barron’s 2019 list of the 100 Most Sustainable U.S. Companies.  PNC ranks third among the financial institutions on the list and was also recognized last year, when Barron’s launched its annual sustainability ranking.  More information about Barron’s ranking and PNC’s scores can be found here.