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U.S. Business Leaders Urge Strong Policy Action on Climate Change

Starbucks, Intel, Levi Strauss & Co., others sign ”Climate Declaration,” highlighting the American economic opportunity of responding to climate change
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WASHINGTON , Apr 10, 2013 /3BL Media/ – As the President unveils his budget for the coming year, 33 major U.S. companies, including eBay Inc., Nike and Limited Brands signed a “Climate Declaration,” urging federal policymakers to take action on climate change, asserting that a bold response to the climate challenge is one of the greatest American economic opportunities of the 21st century.

EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: Rex Tillerson on energy transitions: Enabling positive change for long-term global prosperity

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By Rex Tillerson | 14 March 2013

Chairman and CEO, ExxonMobil Corporation, USA

One of the great challenges for the energy industry is effectively communicating to the public and policy-makers the tremendous complexity and scale of global energy markets. The energy that is being delivered today is the product of bold vision; continuous technological advancement; and highly disciplined, long-term investment.

Smarter Lunchrooms Make Lunch Choices Child’s Play

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Cincinnati, OH, February 22, 2013 /3BL Media/ - In January 2012, the United States Department of Agriculture passed a series of regulations designed to make school lunches more nutritious, which included requiring schools to increase whole grain offerings and making students select either a fruit or vegetable with their purchased lunch.  However, children cannot be forced to eat these healthier lunches.  In a new study scheduled for publication in The Journal of Pediatrics, researchers determined that small, inexpensive changes to school cafeterias influenced the choice and consump

How Stonyfield Farm is Using SAP to Measure Its Carbon Footprint

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by Sustainable Business News
Published January 15, 2013

As part of everyday business operations, Stonyfield Farm now calculates the carbon footprint for just about every product it makes -- the only U.S. company to take such a big step.

So far, it has calculated the footprint of 150 of its 200 products, while French food giant Danone Group, its parent company, is doing the same for its 35,000 products.

Big Data Analysis For A Safer Life

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Police and first responders face significant challenges and need to act fast based on available information. With the emerging Big Data revolution, decision makers in police enforcement are looking at real-time intelligence, at their finger-tips, to successfully save lives.

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A Decade in Review with Accompanying CSR Milestones Timeline Presented by GE

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In its 2010 Citizenship Report, GE includes an essay reviewing the past decade in corporate social responsibility—as well as an interactive timeline of CSR milestones.

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In its 2010 Citizenship Report, GE includes an essay reviewing the past decade in corporate social responsibility—as well as an interactive timeline of CSR milestones.

Iowa Eclipses Canada in Grain Production, Challenges China in Soybean Production - By Earth Policy Institute

Earth Policy Institute is a nonprofit research organization dedicated to planning a sustainable future as well as providing a roadmap of how to get from here to there.
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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

Growing Water Deficit Threatening Grain Harvests - By Earth Policy Institute

Earth Policy Institute is a nonprofit research organization dedicated to planning a sustainable future as well as providing a roadmap of how to get from here to there.
Summary: 

The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

World on the Edge by the Numbers: Shining a Light on Energy Efficiency - By Earth Policy Insititute

Earth Policy Institute is a nonprofit research organization dedicated to planning a sustainable future as well as providing a roadmap of how to get from here to there.
Summary: 

The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

Upcoming Sustainability Dialogue on Renewable Energy in Canada

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Upcoming Sustainability Dialogue ::: Renewable Energy in Canada
Date: Monday July 18, 2011
Time: 1:00-2:00PM EST
More information here...
 

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Upcoming Sustainability Dialogue ::: Renewable Energy in Canada
Date: Monday July 18, 2011
Time: 1:00-2:00PM EST
More information here...
 

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