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Milestone system installed at Nestlé Waters North America bottling facility in Hawkins, Texas

Press Release from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Aug 20, 2012 10:45 AM ET

(3BL Media) St. Paul, MN – August 20, 2012 – Nalco, an Ecolab company (NYSE:ECL), has completed installation of its 20,000th 3D TRASAR® technology system for cooling water, boiler water and membrane operations, helping customers around the world conserve water and energy use and increase production efficiency.  The 20,000th 3D TRASAR technology system was installed at the Nestlé Waters North America bottling facility in Hawkins, Texas.


Press Release from in Health and Wellness
Aug 20, 2012 10:15 AM ET

SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 20, 2012 / 3BL Media / PRNewswire-Asia/ --


The report tracks the company's efforts to connect the world in responsible & resourceful ways through the reach of its global networks & the efforts of its 300,000 team members

Press Release from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Aug 20, 2012 9:45 AM ET

(3BL Media) August 20, 2012 - FedEx is pleased to announce their FY11 Global Citizenship Report, now available at csr.fedex.com. The report tracks the company’s efforts to connect the world in responsible and resourceful ways through the reach of its global networks and the efforts of its 300,000 team members. Progress is tracked in four key areas:


Press Release from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Aug 20, 2012 9:30 AM ET

(3BL Media) Falls Church, VA - August 15, 2012 - CSC (NYSE: CSC) has been ranked for the second year in a row as a top Corporate Citizen in Government Contracting by Corporate Responsibility (CR) Magazine.


Multimedia with summary from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Aug 20, 2012 9:00 AM ET

On August 18, 2012, employees and family members of the Atlanta CITGO Petroleum Corporation lubricant blending plant participated in a hands-on project by volunteering at the Product Rescue Center for the Atlanta Community Food Bank. The CITGO team sorted and packagedapproximately 7,770 pounds of food - enough for 5,149 meals. The Atlanta Community Food Bank provides these packaged grocery items to more than 700 non-profit partner agencies in the Metro Atlanta and North Georgia areas.


The report is designed to keep all the stakeholders, as well as the media, up to date on the company's progress in terms of philanthropy, sustainability, volunteerism, diversity and inclusion, and more.

Press Release from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Aug 20, 2012 8:00 AM ET

(3BL Media) August 20, 2012 - To better define State Street’s commitment to CR and reflect the company’s values, the company changed the structure of its reporting. In addition to statements from top State Street executives, including Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Joseph L. Hooley, the report has five main sections:

Accountability and Transparency — State Street is steadfast in conducting itself ethically, honestly and with integrity at all times, as well as ensuring transparency and long-term sustainability through systems, procedures and oversight.


The International Society of Sustainability Professionals (ISSP) is hosting a four-week on-line workshop that will teach participants how to apply lessons from nature to spur innovation toward creating healthier, more resilient societies.

Press Release from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Aug 20, 2012 8:00 AM ET

(3BL Media) August 20, 2012 - Biomimicry is an old practice and new discipline that emulates nature’s time-tested strategies for surviving and thriving sustainably on Earth. Formaldehyde-free building materials modeled after mussels, networks that emulate slime mold, and self-cleaning paint inspired by lotus leaves are a few examples.


Americans Urged to Make Lifelong Commitment on Sept. 19

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Aug 20, 2012 8:00 AM ET

(3BL Media) August 20, 2012 - Wireless provider AT&T*, seeking to bring attention to a serious road-safety problem, today urged all Americans to pledge to stop texting while driving, and then to join with others Sept. 19 to make a lifelong commitment to never do so again.


There are Many Ways to Participate as New Belgium Reports from the Road

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Aug 17, 2012 2:45 PM ET

(3BL Media) Ft. Collins, CO - August 17, 2012 - In just three days, the second annual USA Pro Cycling Challenge kicks off and New Belgium, the event’s official beer sponsor, is ready to add colorful commentary and bike love along the 600-mile journey.


Press Release from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Aug 17, 2012 2:30 PM ET

The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.


iPads Will Allow Chronically Ill Teens And Their Families To Connect With Others During Treatment

Press Release from in Health and Wellness
Aug 17, 2012 2:15 PM ET

(3BL Media) Philadelphia, PA - August 17, 2012 – Philadelphia Tri-State Cadillac Dealers have partnered with CBS EcoMedia Inc. and Starlight Children’s Foundation to provide iPads to six Philadelphia-area hospitals as part of the Starlight Children’s Foundation’s pilot iPad technology program.  The six hospitals receiving the iPad gifts are Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia; Capital Healthcare System of Trenton, N.J.; AtlantiCare Kids of Atlantic City, N.J.; Lehigh Valley Hospital of Lehigh Valley, Pa.; Alfred duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Del.; and St.


Blog from in Environment
Aug 17, 2012 1:15 PM ET

For a long time, the term “carbon offsetting” sounded to me like vague corporate speak. I had little or no idea what it really meant, and struggled to understand it. But when our video team at UPS was tasked with producing a video project centered around carbon offsetting at the Garcia River Forest, I finally had something tangible to (forgive the tree-hugging pun) “put my arms around.” 


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