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ORTA BLU's Story Starring Mr. Blu

Sustainability Story Illustrated
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They say a picture is worth a thousand words so we had Mr. Blu act out the story of ORTA BLU. Enjoy

 

About Orta Anadolu

Founded in 1953, Orta transformed from a spinning & weaving company to a denim manufacturer in 1985. Today, Orta produces over 60 million meters of denim in its Turkey and Bahrain factories.

Design With Intent

Sustainability in Product Design
Blog

Every time I go to the store to purchase a product, I’m struck by how many examples of products and packaging I see that are virtually impossible to recycle because of choices made in the design of the item. Why even last week I spent a day with a major retail’s Sr. Leadership and Buyers, walking a store reviewing the many products and packages that simply fall short. 

Sustainability Reporting — A Strategic Tool for the Boardroom

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Thursday, January 16
2 p.m. ET | 1 p.m. CT | Noon MT | 11 a.m. PT

Ernst Ligteringen is the Chief Executive of Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), the world's most widely-used sustainability reporting framework. In this webinar, he will discuss the latest global trends in sustainability reporting and their effects on your company.

Attend this complimentary webinar to discover:

EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: Changing the global food narrative

“The dominant story about the future of the world food supply is logical, well known and wrong.”
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By Jonathan Foley,  Director of the Institute on the Environment at the University of Minnesota | 20 December 2013

There’s a powerful narrative being told about the world’s food system — in classrooms, boardrooms, foundations and the halls of government around the world. It’s everywhere. And it makes complete sense when you listen to it. The problem is, it’s mostly based on flawed assumptions.

Grupo Financiero Banorte Improves the Monitoring and Analysis of their Sustainability Practices

Summary: 
  • Will use the system acquired from CRedit360, it will aim to collect, validate, monitor and analyze environmental, social and economic key performance indicators of the Group.
  • “We plan to conduct rigorous monitoring and analysis in order to identify risks and opportunities”: Mayra Hernandez, Executive Director for Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability of Grupo Financiero Banorte.
  • “Investing in our sustainability software solution will help Banorte to retain its reputation as one of Mexico’s most responsible companies”: Mark Shields, Managing Director of CRedit360.

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  • Will use the system acquired from CRedit360, it will aim to collect, validate, monitor and analyze environmental, social and economic key performance indicators of the Group.
  • “We plan to conduct rigorous monitoring and analysis in order to identify risks and opportunities”: Mayra Hernandez, Executive Director for Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability of Grupo Financiero Banorte.
  • “Investing in our sustainability software solution will help Banorte to retain its reputation as one of Mexico’s most responsible companies”: Mark Shields, Managing Director of CRedit360.

Haga clic aquí para leer esta nota en español >>

Five Sustainability Stories Not to be Missed!

There is still time remaining in 2013 to read the past year’s top sustainability news stories.
Press Release

December 18, 2013 /3BL Media/ - There is still time remaining in 2013 to read the past year’s top sustainability news stories. Here is a recap on the most popular sustainability reads from Novo Nordisk:

Sustainability Through Partnerships: A Guide for Executives

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LONDON, ON, December 3, 2013 /3BL Media/ – In January­­, leading Canadian businesses came to a pivotal point: the harvest of low-hanging fruits from sustainability initiatives was over. Partnerships would be increasingly critical to innovation, growth and sustainability. Despite the prominence of partnerships, the specifics on what drives an effective partnership are blurry.

Waste Management Launches ‘Greenest Show’ Campaign

New Promotional Brand Campaign Seeks to Educate and Engage; Reinforces Waste Management Phoenix Open as “Greenest Show on Grass”
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PHOENIX, Ariz., Dec. 3, 2013 /3BL Media/ — Underscoring Waste Management’s (NYSE: WM) commitment to educating and engaging the community about sustainability, the company today announced the launch of its “Greenest Show” promotional campaign in advance of the 2014 Waste Management Phoenix Open (WMPO).  The “Greenest Show” campaign represents all that Waste Management, in partnership with the PGA TOUR and tournament host The Thunderbirds, is doing to ensure the tournament known as the “Greatest Show on Grass” is the “Greenest Show on Grass.” 

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