Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Ranked One of America’s Most Community-Minded Corporations as Part of The Civic 50


The National Conference on Citizenship (NCoC) and Points of Light, the nation’s definitive experts on civic engagement, in partnership with Bloomberg LP named Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold as one of The Civic 50. This is a comprehensive ranking of S&P 500 companies that best use their time, talent and resources to improve the quality of life in the communities where they do business.

The Future of CBSR - Final Strategic Renewal Update

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November 13, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Dear CBSR Members and Supporters:

Canada’s Business Community to Gather for CBSR’s 10th Annual Summit: Global Experts to Present the Emerging Consensus on Transformational CSR

November 7th, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST
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TORONTO, October 30, 2012 /3BL Media/ - On November 7th, 2012, CBSR’s 10th Annual Summit will gather Canada’s corporate leaders and academics to reflect on the evolution of CSR, discuss CBSR’s insights into transformational companies, and feature some of the most experienced and

BSR Insight | Five Traits of Sustainability Leaders


Most large companies acknowledge the need to be more responsive to shifting societal expectations, to better establish trusting relationships with stakeholders, and to become more open and accountable. And yet those same companies often struggle to translate good intentions into good practice. In no small way, this is due to the lack of any serious, practical guidance addressing the outmoded way in which leaders are selected and developed.

Media Impact celebrates "International Day of the Girl"

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Oct. 11, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Today marks the International Day of the Girl, an initiative fueled by the United Nations General Assembly Resolution on the International Day of the Girl Child, “to help galvanize worldwide enthusiasm for goals to better girls’ lives, providing an opportunity for them to show leadership and reach their full potential.”  This day represents a movement to speak out against gender bias and advocate for girls’ rights everywhere. 

Ecolab Named to Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index for Third Consecutive Year

Fewer than 20 companies in the S&P 500 have made index three consecutive years
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(3BL Media) St. Paul, MN – October 2, 2012 – For the third consecutive year, Ecolab Inc. has been named to the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) S&P 500 Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI). The CDLI highlights companies that have demonstrated a commitment to strategy, governance, stakeholder communications and transparency in their reporting practices.

Sappi Fine Paper North America Receives Recognition for its Executive Leadership, Company-Wide Environmental Strategy and Promotional Campaign

Named a Finalist for the 2012 Pulp and Paper International Awards
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(3BL Media) Boston - September 21, 2012 - Sappi Fine Paper North America has been nominated for three awards in the fourth annual 2012 Pulp & Paper International (PPI) Awards. The PPI Awards are the only global awards dedicated to recognizing these achievements in various sectors of the pulp and paper industry.

The “Madness” of John Muir: Conservation Leadership as a Lifestyle

"A man needs a little madness, or else... he never dares cut the rope to be free" - Zorba

"A man needs a little madness, or else... he never dares cut the rope to be free" - Zorba

It seems as though a little madness could very well be good for you. Consider for a moment the brilliance and ingenuity sparked by some of the world’s most influential individuals--Michelangelo, Einstein, Gandhi, Frida Kahlo; certainly, their unconventional thinking and daring action have served humanity well.
And yet, all too often, we are regrettably too timid, too uncertain or too complacent to follow our passion and challenge what is.


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