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  • Brandywine Sees Cost Savings by Going Green

    Brandywine Sees Cost Savings by Going Green

    Brandywine Realty Trust is one of the largest full-service integrated real estate companies in the United States and has operations in eight states. Client Challenge Brandywine aimed to establish sustainable office practices and wanted to start a ...

  • Increase the recovery of waste materials

    Increase the recovery of waste materials

    As part of Waste Reduction Week, which was in full swing until October 27, we are inviting everyone, both individuals and organizations (industries, businesses and institutions), to celebrate the event by incorporating the 4Rs (reduce, reuse, ...

  • General Mills Joins U.S. Food Waste Challenge as Founding Partner

    General Mills Joins U.S. Food Waste Challenge as Founding Partner

    General Mills today was named a founding partner of the U.S. Food Waste Challenge, a collaborative initiative between the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The U.S. Food Waste Challenge urges ...

  • Kaiser Permanente to Pursue Minimum of LEED Gold for all New Major Projects

    Kaiser Permanente to Pursue Minimum of LEED Gold for all New Major Projects

    As part of its ongoing commitment to create healthy communities, Kaiser Permanente today announced it will seek Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification for new construction of hospitals, large medical ...

  • Seven Sustainability Trends to Watch for in 2013

    Seven Sustainability Trends to Watch for in 2013

    SOURCE: UPS DESCRIPTION:Every year, sustainability professionals come together to discuss trends and expectations for the future. The meetings, like Net Impact and BSR, buzz with heady discussions about the world’s social and environmental issues: ...

  • Water Reuse & Methane Digestion at Straus Family Creamery

    Water Reuse & Methane Digestion at Straus Family Creamery

    This video is a project of the water stewardship video series by the Ecological Farming Association. This video features Straus Family Creamery in Tomales Bay, CA. President, Albert Straus discusses the farm's energy production system of methane ...

  • Where Education, Health and Cleantech Entrepreneurs Can Find Capital

    Where Education, Health and Cleantech Entrepreneurs Can Find Capital

    Investors' Circle, a network of impact investors, is dedicated to the growth of businesses with high social and environmental impact. As mentioned in Forbes recently, the IC network invested more than $10 million in early-stage enterprises in 2012, ...

  • World's Largest Gaming Company Recognized for Sustainability on Lake Tahoe

    World's Largest Gaming Company Recognized for Sustainability on Lake Tahoe

    SOURCE: Justmeans DESCRIPTION:Caesars Entertainment Corporation, the world's largest gaming company with $8.83 billion in revenue in 2011, has been recognized for commendable environmental sustainability practices.Two of the company's casinos on ...

  • Paying for Coal

    Paying for Coal

    Robert F. Kennedy Jr. at COMMIT!Forum 2012, Part 4 SOURCE: Video4Good DESCRIPTION:Robert F. Kennedy Jr. sat down with Video4Good at the 2012 COMMIT!Forum in New York.  In an extended interview, Kennedy discusses his career in the environmental ...

  • LG Electronics USA Signs Broad Environmental Agreement with U.S. EPA

    LG Electronics USA Signs Broad Environmental Agreement with U.S. EPA

    SOURCE: Justmeans DESCRIPTION:LG Electronics USA has signed a memorandum of understanding with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to collaborate on several environmentally beneficial initiatives. In doing so, the North American subsidiary of ...

  • The Clymb Offsets Its Shipping Carbon Emissions and Helps Build NativeEnergy’s Indiana School Wind Project

    The Clymb Offsets Its Shipping Carbon Emissions and Helps Build NativeEnergy’s Indiana School Wind Project

    Indiana carbon offset project powers school buildings and cuts greenhouse gas pollution SOURCE: NativeEnergy DESCRIPTION:Portland, Ore., January 8, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The Clymb, the leading flash-sale e-tailer for the outdoor and active lifestyle, ...

  • New Report: Growing Water Scarcity Presents Major Challenges

    New Report: Growing Water Scarcity Presents Major Challenges

    As numerous western states are considering massive new water supply projects, a new Ceres report is suggesting caution. Citing shrinking federal funds, uncertain water demand and declining revenues to pay for the projects, the report recommends ...

  • Cotton Made in Africa Conserves Water and Reduces Greenhouse Gas Emissions

    Cotton Made in Africa Conserves Water and Reduces Greenhouse Gas Emissions

    The small ecological footprint of African cotton SOURCE: Aid by Trade Foundation: Cotton Made in Africa Initiative SUMMARY:Cotton made in Africa cotton has a considerably smaller ecological footprint than conventionally grown cotton. The ...

  • Corporate Climate Champions Meet at COP18

    Corporate Climate Champions Meet at COP18

    SOURCE: United Nations Global Compact DESCRIPTION:DOHA, December 5, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Reflecting the increased importance of the private sector to the climate negotiations and global sustainability, signatories of Caring for Climate (C4C), the UN’s ...

  • Chevrolet Volt Owners Surpass 100 Million Electric Miles

    Chevrolet Volt Owners Surpass 100 Million Electric Miles

    5 million gallons of fuel saved; $1,300 a year in fuel costs avoided SOURCE: General Motors DESCRIPTION:DETROIT, December 5, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Chevrolet Volt owners collectively have driven more than 100 million all-electric miles since the vehicle ...

  • Coping With The Rising Tides: John Englander & David Hedman

    Coping With The Rising Tides: John Englander & David Hedman

    SOURCE: Sea Change Radio DESCRIPTION:Our planet’s rising oceans are no longer the purview of pessimistic doomsayers – they are the new reality. This week’s guests on Sea Change Radio are both trying to help us adapt to the phenomenon of crumbling ...

  • CSC Among the Greenest Companies in the United States

    CSC Among the Greenest Companies in the United States

    Again ranks highly in annual Newsweek Green Rankings SOURCE: CSC DESCRIPTION:FALLS CHURCH, Va., Dec. 4, 2012 /3BL Media/ - CSC (NYSE: CSC) is one of the top 50 greenest companies in America according to the 2012 Newsweek Green Rankings. The ...

  • West Coast Coal Ports Decision Could Rest on China’s 10% Rise in Emissions

    West Coast Coal Ports Decision Could Rest on China’s 10% Rise in Emissions

    SOURCE: CSRHub DESCRIPTION:By Carol Pierson Holding Forces on both sides of the proposed bulk coal ports around Puget Sound are replaying a battle from the 1970s. The deciding factor then was a powerful Senator. This time, as improbable as it seems, ...

  • GM’s Lockport Plant Achieves Landfill-Free Status

    GM’s Lockport Plant Achieves Landfill-Free Status

    SOURCE: General Motors DESCRIPTION:LOCKPORT, N.Y., Novmeber 29, 2012 /3BL Media/ - General Motors’ Components Holdings Lockport plant is the automaker’s 103rdfacility to achieve landfill-free status, reusing, recycling or converting to energy all ...

  • NativeEnergy Launches International Carbon Offset Partnership that Provides Safe Water and Cuts CO2 Pollution

    NativeEnergy Launches International Carbon Offset Partnership that Provides Safe Water and Cuts CO2 Pollution

    Collaboration with Triple Quest will reduce more than 500,000 tons of CO2; first project will bring clean water to more than 20,000 Kenyans SOURCE: NativeEnergy DESCRIPTION:BURLINGTON, Vt. / GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., November 29, 2012 /3BL Media/ ...