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Partnership Extends the Reach of Hunger Relief Programs

by Amy Brown
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Forty million Americans struggle with hunger, the same as the number of people officially living in poverty. One in every eight Americans are food insecure: That is, they live in a household with limited or uncertain access to enough food to support a healthy life. Households with children are more likely to be food insecure.

Environmental Paper Network Launches Extensive Update to Its Paper Calculator

Popular environmental impact estimator aims to drive innovation in paper use and purchasing
Press Release

ASHEVILLE, N.C., July 12, 2018 /3BL Media/ - An improved web-based Paper Calculator, launched today by the Environmental Paper Network-North America, will provide tens of thousands of annual users with new information and features to help them measure the impacts of their paper and reduce that impact through better choices.

HP Eco-Partners: 6 Nonprofits Helping Global Businesses Go Green

HP salutes its eco-partners, forward thinking allies we rely on to help us see and build a better future.
Blog

No company is an island, especially when it comes to the cooperative work of making the world a habitable place for the long haul. HP’s been in the game since our founding, making us a leader in transitioning to a low-carbon economy and the first major tech company to set goals for cutting our supply chain’s greenhouse-gas footprint.

Save the Food Takes Guess Work (And Waste) out of Thanksgiving Planning

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Each year consumers spend $218 billion on food that ends up going to waste. And, about $277 million of that waste will happen during Thanksgiving — when Americans begin to plan, purchase and prepare lavish meals which usually result in leftovers that ultimately end up in the trash.

Energy Update: Renewable Sources on the Rise

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The latest scorecard for U.S. energy sources shows that the country has made “substantial progress in reducing fossil fuel use and in moving to adopt more renewable energy sources.” That’s the summary of advocacy group the Natural Resources Defense Council in its recent report, “A Tectonic Shift in America’s Energy Landscape.”

Just Say No: Livestock, Drugs and Groundwater

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Factory farms produce a majority of our nation’s meat. Over two-thirds of the beef consumed in this country comes from farms with at least 5,000 head of cattle; more than 90 percent of the chicken we eat comes from only ten companies; and over the last 30 years the number of hog farms has dropped to a tenth of what it was, while pork sales have remained steady.

Amanda Eaken on the Rise of Collaborative Consumption

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With the climate crisis staring us right in the face, the need to transform our daily routines has become increasingly apparent. A part of the solution may be a new twist on the very old concept of sharing things, it’s called collaborative consumption. We’ve seen how peer-to-peer networks allow us to share and buy goods and services from each other, and now that same concept is being applied by communities all over the world as a more efficient way to get around.

MLB Talks Sustainability at the White House; Dell Reduces Packaging; Kmart Marks 30 Years with March of Dimes - CSR Minute for July 23, 2012

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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.

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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.

AEG 1EARTH Sustainability Goals Unveiled

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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) LOS ANGELES, CA Nov. 15, 2010 – Today, AEG, a leading sports and entertainment company, launched its AEG 1EARTH environmental initiative with the release of the industry’s first comprehensive sustainability report.

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