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Melissa & Doug Receives Forest Stewardship Council® Certification for Its New Stationery Line

Certification lets customers know products are sourced from FSC®-certified responsibly managed forests
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WILTON, Conn., May 12, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Melissa & Doug, the trusted toy and children’s product company known around the world for its commitment to open-ended play, announced that their first stationery line, which includes a variety of sticker and activity pads, among other products, has met the requirements for the internationally recognized Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) Chain of Custody (CoC) standard. This FSC CoC certification communicates to customers through product labeling that materials in that product have been sourced from FSC-certified responsibly managed forests.

Trane Technologies Delivers Sustainable Solutions for Healthier Air in Buildings and Safe Transport of Food and Medicines

Applying Sustainable Climate Solutions and Technologies Strengthens Community Safety and Resilience
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DAVIDSON, N.C., May 12, 2020 /3BL Media/ - As countries around the world work to contain the spread of COVID-19 and prepare to reopen, Trane Technologies (NYSE: TT) is addressing critical needs for healthier air quality in buildings, hospitals and homes and safe transport for food and medicine.

Suzano Launches the First Annual Report of the New Company

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Suzano is a Brazilian company committed to being a global reference in the sustainable use of natural resources. It is the world's leading producer of eucalyptus pulp and one of Latin America’s largest paper producers, the corporation, through its products, plays a part in the lives of over two billion people.

Ecocentricity Blog: Animal Algebra

By: John A. Lanier
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This is the third year that the Ray C. Anderson Foundation has calculated its carbon footprint and purchased corresponding offsets to be carbon neutral. They're proud of it, and would encourage any readers out there to consider doing the same.

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This is the third year that the Ray C. Anderson Foundation has calculated its carbon footprint and purchased corresponding offsets to be carbon neutral. They're proud of it, and would encourage any readers out there to consider doing the same.

Jeep® Getting Greener; Wrangler’s Environmental Impact Reduced by 15 Percent

Equipped with technology-rich 2.0-liter engine, each new-generation Jeep® Wrangler Unlimited has potential to account for 14-metric-ton reduction in GHG emissions
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  • FCA analyzed Global Warming Potential (GWP) of redesigned Jeep® Wrangler Unlimited, compared with previous model
  • Each new Wrangler Unlimited has potential – over its lifetime – to account for emissions reduction equivalent to CO2 produced by burning 7.7 tons of coal
  • Potential GHG reduction equivalent to combined annual emissions produced by three passenger vehicles
  • Production strategy for 2.0-liter turbocharged I-4 engine, key contributor to Wrangler Unlimited's GWP, revamped to accommodate anticipated need
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  • FCA analyzed Global Warming Potential (GWP) of redesigned Jeep® Wrangler Unlimited, compared with previous model
  • Each new Wrangler Unlimited has potential – over its lifetime – to account for emissions reduction equivalent to CO2 produced by burning 7.7 tons of coal
  • Potential GHG reduction equivalent to combined annual emissions produced by three passenger vehicles
  • Production strategy for 2.0-liter turbocharged I-4 engine, key contributor to Wrangler Unlimited's GWP, revamped to accommodate anticipated need

ESG Disclosure #1 Topic of Engagements in 2019 Between T. Rowe Price and Company Managements

Climate Change Risk is Rising, But Longer-Term Vulnerabilities Masked by Limited Impact on Near-Term Cash Flows
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ESG Disclosure #1 Topic of Engagements in 2019 Between T. Rowe Price and Company Managements 

Climate Change Risk is Rising, But Longer-Term Vulnerabilities Masked by Limited Impact on Near-Term Cash Flows

Income Inequality Is One of the Defining Socioeconomic Issues of Our Time—Coronavirus Pandemic Further Heightens the Importance of This Investment Issue

Shareholder Proposals Mean Well, But Are Not Effective at Driving Meaningful Change

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ESG Disclosure #1 Topic of Engagements in 2019 Between T. Rowe Price and Company Managements 

Climate Change Risk is Rising, But Longer-Term Vulnerabilities Masked by Limited Impact on Near-Term Cash Flows

Income Inequality Is One of the Defining Socioeconomic Issues of Our Time—Coronavirus Pandemic Further Heightens the Importance of This Investment Issue

Shareholder Proposals Mean Well, But Are Not Effective at Driving Meaningful Change

Coping During COVID-19: Tips for the Hardworking Moms out There

By Tasha McInroy, Environmental Health and Safety Manager, ScottsMiracle-Gro
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I’ve spent almost all of my nine years with ScottsMiracle-Gro working in Environmental, Health and Safety. Every day, I aspire to ensure the safety of more than 2,000 workers across North America which, during the COVID-19 pandemic, is now more important than ever. 

Sustaining Our Planet

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A healthy planet is essential in securing a brighter future for both present and future generations. We’re committed to excellence in managing and reducing our environmental footprint.

Endorsed by our CEO, our Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Policy emphasizes our commitment to environmental stewardship and the health and safety of our colleagues and communities. All employees and contractors are covered by this Policy. 

Leaders "Sustaining Hope Within Crisis" by Bringing Innovative Projects to Life

Living Future 2020 Online Highlights Increasing Momentum and Scale of Living Buildings Around the World
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SEATTLE, May 7, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Living Future 2020 Online opened today showing how leaders around the world are “Sustaining Hope Within Crisis,” by bringing innovative projects to life. 

NRG Energy Provides Progress on Net-Zero Goal in 2019 Sustainability Report

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PRINCETON, N.J., May 7, 2020 /3BL Media/ - NRG Energy Inc. (NYSE:NRG) today released its 2019 Sustainability Report, providing an update on the Company’s comprehensive sustainability strategy. NRG demonstrated advancement across all of its previously announced sustainability initiatives, including a 41% reduction in carbon emissions, marking significant progress towards its newly accelerated, science-based target of reducing emissions 50% by 2025, and net-zero by 2050, from a 2014 baseline.

Other notable accomplishments included in the report:

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