On June 8th, we celebrate World Oceans Day. It is an important occasion for everyone because oceans create many of the elements we need to survive. Everything from seafood delicacies to medicine ingredients – it all comes from the deep blue. Similar to our forests, oceans are fundamental to all living things and they are endangered. Rising temperatures and acidification threaten to change our oceans forever.
Company Sets Operational Greenhouse Gas Emissions Intensity Goal and Reports Status of Other Sustainability Commitments
ST. LOUIS,May 11, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Monsanto Company today released its 2014 Sustainability Report. Since announcing its first sustainability commitment framework in 2008, the company has advanced its three sustainability principles: (1) improving the lives of farmers, workers and communities, (2) producing enough food to make a balanced meal accessible to all, and (3) conserving Earth’s resources and preserving the natural environment.
JetBlue Airways recently announced its eighth annual “One Thing That’s Green” initiative. To celebrate Earth Month, the airline partnered with Carbonfund.org Foundation, a leading environmental non-profit organization, to offset the carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases (CO2e) for all scheduled flights from April 1 to April 30, 2015.
Last year, Sanofi Information Solutions (IS) worked in partnership with Hewlett-Packard (HP) on the deployment of a new print service across our locations in North America (NA). By supporting Sanofi’s environmental sustainability and corporate social responsibility goals, this project is bringing the idea of a paperless office closer to reality with printers that are more environmentally friendly, convenient, and secure.
April 21, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Level 99 announces carbon neutrality for the entire life of their product*. Building upon their already strong reputation for eco-friendly products, Level 99 unveils two micro collections – Forever BlackTM and Forever WhiteTM - that takes efforts towards sustainability to a whole new level.
New energy system at the firms Owings Mills, MD corporate campus is projected to reduce the firm's U.S. electrical consumption by 4%
Investment in a solar photovoltaic energy system is expected to reduce T. Rowe Price’s operating costs by supplying approximately 2.2 million kilowatt hours of electricity a year, representing 4% of electricity consumed across the firm’s U.S. properties, and reduce global greenhouse gas emissions by 4%. This is equivalent to removing over 300 passenger vehicles from the road each year.
Release of 2014 Sustainability Report Highlights Environmental Stewardship Goals
BOSTON, April 15, 2015 /3BL Media/- Sappi North America, a leading producer and supplier of diversified paper and packaging products, today unveiled its 2014 Sustainability Report, detailing its achievements in producing and delivering products in innovative and environmentally responsible ways. Notable successes cited in the fourth annual report for the company’s operations in North America include:
Today’s generation of urban planners are often influenced by the work of the late MIT professor Kevin Lynch, who, in his seminal 1960 book, The Image of the City, described the way human perceptions of the city—the way people orient themselves and navigate within a physical space—should affect city design.
Commits to reducing per employee carbon emissions by more than 50 percent in latest Corporate Citizenship Report
NEW YORK, March 31, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Accenture released its 2014 Corporate Citizenship Report, “Making a Measurable Difference,” which announces a series of 2020 goals and highlights the company’s efforts to collaborate with others to improve the way the world works and lives. Together with its strategic partners, Accenture will equip more than 3 million people with the skills t