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Patagonia Launches 'Responsible Economy' Campaign

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Leaders from outdoor apparel company Patagonia have announced a new campaign, The Responsible Economy, which calls on consumers and businesses alike to rethink disposability for more effective resource allocation.

A Pilot Kit for the 21st Century

by Josh Kendrick, Director, Flight Operations Technical, FedEx Express
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For years, pilots have been carrying around their pilot kit.

What is in a pilot kit? Well, during the first day of ground school as a pilot, you are handed a stack of books. One book to describe how to fly the airplane, another book to describe the systems on the airplane, another book of company procedures, regulations and rules to follow…you get the idea. Oh wait…then there are all of the navigation charts that have all of the procedures and instructions on how to fly in and out of each individual airport.

Meet the New FedEx Efficient Containers. Lighter design. Less fuel.

By Dave Lee, Manager Global ULD Planning FedEx
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Taking weight off a jet isn’t a new idea. It’s a problem aviators have tried to solve since the early pages of aviation history. Extra weight equals extra fuel. When you find the right balance, you can fly farther, use less fuel and reduce emissions. But it’s how you take the weight off that gets interesting.

GM’s Energy Stars: Chenguang Zhao, Jinqiao Assembly

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All this week we will be recognizing GM employees from across the globe who helped the company achieve the U.S. ENERGY STAR Challenge for Industry earlier this year. Without their diligence and commitment to the goal, we would not be able to tout the fact that 63 plants have reduced 1.6 million metric tons of CO2 collectively.

 

GM’s Energy Stars: Kirill Vasilyev, St. Petersburg (Russia) Assembly

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All this week we will be recognizing GM employees from across the globe who helped the company achieve the U.S. ENERGY STAR Challenge for Industry earlier this year. Without their diligence and commitment to the goal, we would not be able to tout the fact that 63 plants have reduced 1.6 million metric tons of CO2 collectively.

Transformational Company Case Study: Sustainable Customer Offerings

Philips Sets Target to Increase Sustainable Consumer Offerings
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Sustainable Customer Offerings – Integrate sustainability into the full life-cycle if product and service design, use and disposal, and advance sustainability through continuous improvement of core products and services

Source Intelligence Presents The Virtual Conflict Minerals Symposium Series Featuring Chris Gopal

Last chance to register for this weeks exciting installment
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This week the virtual conflict minerals symposium series will feature Chris Gopal and his presentation entitled, “The Challenges and Situation from the Global Supply Chain Perspective". 

Quarterback to Wave the Pro Bono Flag for MBAs

Social Enterprise Quarterback to Celebrate Global Pro Bono Week
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October 1, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Quarterback, a social enterprise startup driving mutual advancement among nonprofits and MBAs, announces its participation in global Pro Bono Week from October 20-26, 2013.  Founded in 2012, Quarterback offers a groundbreak­­ing professional development and social impact program designed for the world’s top MBA candidates.  “Our focus on the future leaders of the business world gives us a unique opportunity to activate and empower the pro bono ethic early in professionals’ careers,”

GM’s Energy Stars: Bob Griffith, Spring Hill Manufacturing

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All this week we will be recognizing GM employees from across the globe who helped the company achieve the U.S. ENERGY STAR Challenge for Industry earlier this year. Without their diligence and commitment to the goal, we wouldn’t be able to tout the fact that 63 plants across the globe have reduced 1.6 million metric tons of CO2 respectively.

 

The North Face Recognized By EPA As Leader For Commitment And Use Of Green Power Sources

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September 30, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The North Face, the world's premier supplier of authentic, innovative and technically advanced outdoor apparel, equipment and footwear, was awarded today a 2013 Green Power Leadership Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its commitment and contribution to helping advance the development of the nation’s voluntary green power market. EPA presented The North Face with the award at an annual event held in conjunction with the 2013 Renewable Energy Markets Conference in Austin, Texas on September 23, 2013.

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