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By Patti Poppe

Article from in Energy
Aug 19, 2019 12:05 PM ET

We don’t have grandchildren yet. But my husband and I are at the life stage when the thought of grasping a little hand to head out for a bike ride, a beach adventure or an ice cream is starting to seem real.

I have a simple hope for all of us in Michigan. When we look into the eyes of our grandchildren and they ask about climate change, I want us to be able to say, “that’s something we used to worry about.”

Multimedia with summary from in Education
Aug 19, 2019 12:00 PM ET

In honor of National Aviation Week, join Lockheed Martin and Discovery Education to explore Generation Beyond high school activities that enga

Company’s innovative program recognized for encouraging people to engage in healthy habits

Article from in Awards and Recognition
Aug 19, 2019 11:15 AM ET

DEERFIELD, Ill., August 19, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Walgreens has made Fortune magazine’s 2019 Change the World list, taking the #13 spot on this annual list, which highlights companies that leverage their businesses to drive profit and to create societal good. The company is honored for its Balance Rewards for healthy choices® (BRhc) digital wellness program, which currently has more than 850,000 active members nationwide.

Article from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Aug 19, 2019 11:00 AM ET

On the front lines of fires, alongside forestry management and firefighting agencies, Cat D6N fire suppression tractors are helping to protect forests, property and lives. Click here to read more about how Caterpillar is staying safer in the line of fire. 

Article from in Awards and Recognition
Aug 19, 2019 10:20 AM ET

Fearless, Family, Founders. That’s what Bacardi is all about. And it’s what sets the tone for a culture that supports innovation, community and entrepreneurship. This strong culture, complemented with a high sense of pride, has earned Bacardi U.S.A., Inc., the Great Place to Work-Certified™ designation for the second year in a row.

Blog from in Environment
Aug 19, 2019 10:20 AM ET

When considering office ergonomics, “invisible” indoor environmental quality (IEQ) factors such as indoor air quality, daylight and views, acoustics, etc., can be easily overlooked.

In this blog, we have a handy checklist for achieving and maintaining optimum indoor air quality so you can help your employees breathe easier, sooner.

About Antea Group

Press Release from in Green Building
Aug 19, 2019 10:00 AM ET

The Ray, Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) and Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) have announced that the public-private-philanthropic partnership (P4) has signed a formal charter that defines the parties full commitment to working in partnership on the living transportation innovation laboratory along 18 miles of Interstate 85, known as The Ray.

Blog from in Awards and Recognition
Aug 19, 2019 10:00 AM ET

Whirlpool Corporation was recognized as a Veteran Friendly Employer for the fifth year in a row by Victory Media. Victory Media publishes GI Jobs, Military Spouse and other military related media, and reviews hundreds of companies in search of those that are truly “veteran friendly.” This year, Whirlpool is being recognized for the first time as a Bronze-Level Friendly Employer. Whirlpool was also recognized in 2018 as a Military Spouse Friendly Employer and a Military Friendly Brand.

Some of the activities that led to this recognition include;

By Kevin Hunt

Blog from in Philanthropy
Aug 19, 2019 9:45 AM ET

No more clipping Box Tops and sending them to school.

A new and improved Box Tops for Education mobile app, officially launched last month, is now being used to scan store receipts.

No doubt, it’s a big change.

But the goal of the program remains the same – to help schools earn money from purchases of participating products.

The app will automatically identify Box Tops products and instantly add cash to your school’s earnings online, giving you visibility to see how you’re supporting your school in real-time.

Article from in Human Resources
Aug 19, 2019 9:30 AM ET

P&G's Chief Sustainability Officer Virginie Helias's journey to sustainability began with her being faced with a challenge when she was leading the detergent business in Europe in the 2000s with their lead brand Ariel down for three years in a row. Virginie and her team discovered that the leading messaging that connected with consumers was the fact that Ariel could wash clothes in low temperature leading to lower electricity bills.

By Alyson Genovese, Director of GRI’s USA and Canada Regional Hub

Article from in Sustainable Development Goals
Aug 19, 2019 9:15 AM ET

Adopted in 2015, the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) provide a shared plan for all countries – developed and developing – to end poverty, spur economic growth and protect our planet’s environment. The SDGs represent the first time that the private sector was included as a partner with a key role in reaching the goals.

Company invested $23 billion in sustainable financing in 2018 as part of $200 billion commitment

Press Release from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Aug 19, 2019 9:00 AM ET

SAN FRANCISCO, August 19, 2019 /3BL Media/ --Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) today released its 2018 Corporate Responsibility report, Purpose in Action, which details its progress toward social, economic and environmental goals, and announces that the company provided $23 billion in financing in the first year of its $200 billion susta

Multimedia with summary from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Aug 19, 2019 9:00 AM ET

NBC 6 Miami Morning Anchor Sheli Muñiz joins Comcast Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer David L. Cohen to unveil the latest expansion of Comcast's Internet Essentials program, the nation's largest and most comprehensive high-speed Internet adoption program for low-income Americans, live from Telemundo studios in Miami, Fla.

About Comcast Corporation

Understanding the importance of mentors and teamwork to create successful engineers

Blog from in Human Resources
Aug 19, 2019 8:00 AM ET

Shannon Brattebo has worked at Tetra Tech since 1999 as an environmental engineer specializing in lake and reservoir restoration and management, water quality monitoring, modeling, and assessment. Shannon holds a Bachelors in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Seattle University and a Masters in Civil and Environmental Engineering from the University of Washington. Among many accomplishments, Shannon and her team were nominated for the Best Paper of the Year Award by the Lake and Reservoir Management journal for the Lake Ketchum Restoration project in Western Washington.

The Sustainability Reporting and Communications Summit 2019

Press Release from in Business & Trade
Aug 17, 2019 10:00 AM ET

August 17, 2019 /3BL Media/ — Over 300 CEOs, business leaders, investors, Government representatives and NGOs will share their latest strategies and drive discussions on how companies can fully assess, report their impacts and demonstrate leadership on key social and environmental issues.