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BSR Conference 2012 Announces New Speakers from Native Organic Products, Social Finance, Manpower

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(3BL Media)San Francisco - August 28, 2012The newest speakers to join the lineup for the BSR Conference 2012 include Brazil’s Native Organic Products Executive Vice President Leontino Balbo Jr., Social Finance CEO Tracy Palandjian, and ManpowerGroup Corporate and Government Affairs President David Arkless. 

The Case for the Responsible Use of Antibiotics in Food-Producing Animals

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For years, antibiotics have been administered on meat-producing farms to treat sick animals or prevent infections when there is a known disease risk. The meat industry also uses antibiotics for non-therapeutic purposes to grow animals faster or to compensate for the effects of overcrowding or unsanitary conditions. According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the use of antibiotics in food-animal production accounts for approximately 80 percent of all antibiotics sold in the United States.

New AT&T Eco-rating System to Help Consumers Learn About Environmental Features Of Mobile Devices

Wireless Shoppers Soon to Have Information on Device Materials, Energy Efficiency and Other Sustainability Attributes
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Dallas - February 23, 2012 - People eager to check out the newest, fastest and coolest mobile handset devices will soon be able to learn about its environmental features too. 

SHARE: Judith Rodin of the Rockefeller Foundation at the BSR Conference 2010

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Last week at the BSR Conference 2010, Rockefeller Foundation President Judith Rodin made the case in her plenary address for systemic answers to the “wicked problems” confronting us—answers that will require the harnessing of new technologies as well as unusual partnerships between the public and private sectors. Watch more plenary highlights from the BSR Conference 2010 at www.bsr.org/videos or download session summaries at www.bsr.org/conference.

 

About BSR
A leader in corporate responsibility since 1992, BSR works with its global network of more than 250 member companies to develop sustainable business strategies and solutions through consulting, research, and cross-sector collaboration.
 
With offices in Asia, Europe, and North America, BSR uses its expertise in environment, human rights, economic development, and governance and accountability to guide global companies toward creating a just and sustainable world.

 

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Last week at the BSR Conference 2010, Rockefeller Foundation President Judith Rodin made the case in her plenary address for systemic answers to the “wicked problems” confronting us—answers that will require the harnessing of new technologies as well as unusual partnerships between the public and private sectors. Watch more plenary highlights from the BSR Conference 2010 at www.bsr.org/videos or download session summaries at www.bsr.org/conference.

 

About BSR
A leader in corporate responsibility since 1992, BSR works with its global network of more than 250 member companies to develop sustainable business strategies and solutions through consulting, research, and cross-sector collaboration.
 
With offices in Asia, Europe, and North America, BSR uses its expertise in environment, human rights, economic development, and governance and accountability to guide global companies toward creating a just and sustainable world.

 

CSRminute: BSR Releases GlobeScan Research on Sustainable Business; The Extraordinaries Launches Sparked.com for Online Volunteerism

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TheCSRminute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible 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.

Press Release

TheCSRminute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible 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.

SHARE: Seventh Generation’s Dave Rapaport at BSR Conference 2010

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Seventh Generation’s Dave Rapaport shares at the BSR Conference 2010 about their innovative new partnership in the Oakland, California area creating “Green Cleaning Teams” that help empower low-income Latinas.

About BSR

A leader in corporate responsibility since 1992, BSR works with its global network of more than 250 member companies to develop sustainable business strategies and solutions through consulting, research, and cross-sector collaboration.
 
With offices in Asia, Europe, and North America, BSR uses its expertise in environment, human rights, economic development, and governance and accountability to guide global companies toward creating a just and sustainable world.
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Seventh Generation’s Dave Rapaport shares at the BSR Conference 2010 about their innovative new partnership in the Oakland, California area creating “Green Cleaning Teams” that help empower low-income Latinas.

About BSR

A leader in corporate responsibility since 1992, BSR works with its global network of more than 250 member companies to develop sustainable business strategies and solutions through consulting, research, and cross-sector collaboration.
 
With offices in Asia, Europe, and North America, BSR uses its expertise in environment, human rights, economic development, and governance and accountability to guide global companies toward creating a just and sustainable world.

SHARE: Naif A. Al-Mutawa of The 99 at the BSR Conference 2010

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Naif A. Al-Mutawa, creator of The 99--the first group of comic superheroes born of an Islamic archetype--shares his views during the BSR Conference 2010 about the need to look beyond cultural and religious stereotypes. See what other participants and speakers at the BSR Conference have to say at in the BSR/Fenton SHARE project at: www.bsr.org/videos.

About BSR

A leader in corporate responsibility since 1992, BSR works with its global network of more than 250 member companies to develop sustainable business strategies and solutions through consulting, research, and cross-sector collaboration.
 
With offices in Asia, Europe, and North America, BSR uses its expertise in environment, human rights, economic development, and governance and accountability to guide global companies toward creating a just and sustainable world.

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Naif A. Al-Mutawa, creator of The 99--the first group of comic superheroes born of an Islamic archetype--shares his views during the BSR Conference 2010 about the need to look beyond cultural and religious stereotypes. See what other participants and speakers at the BSR Conference have to say at in the BSR/Fenton SHARE project at: www.bsr.org/videos.

About BSR

A leader in corporate responsibility since 1992, BSR works with its global network of more than 250 member companies to develop sustainable business strategies and solutions through consulting, research, and cross-sector collaboration.
 
With offices in Asia, Europe, and North America, BSR uses its expertise in environment, human rights, economic development, and governance and accountability to guide global companies toward creating a just and sustainable world.

CSRminute: Kimball Office Earns Communitas Award; BSR Launches CiYuan—China Philanthropy Incubator

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theCSRminute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible 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.

Press Release

theCSRminute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible 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.

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