When we think about the scents of summer, we think of fresh cut grass, salt and sand at the beach, and sizzling burgers. Take a deep breath. Bet you can almost smell the tantalizing aroma of kebobs, burgers, steaks and chicken on the grill!
Casablanca, Morocco, May 22, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The World Environment Center (WEC) has today launched an innovative project to expand the sustainable development commitments of Moroccan businesses by reducing energy and water consumption, minimizing waste and raw material usage and lowering operating costs.
Canada and the European Union are the latest to join the ‘world stage’ for Conflict Minerals reporting requirements. Both global economics proposed legislation that closely resemble Dodd Frank Section 1502 = evidence that conflict minerals is a growing GLOBAL concern.
The international expansion of Conflict Minerals legislation has mobilized key executives from global companies to adopt supply chain transparency to appease court of law AND the court of public opinion.
Which suppliers are in scope?”, “Should we handle compliance internally, externally or with a blended approach?”, “How should we define due diligence?”
Source Intelligence understands there are an abundance of questions surrounding Conflict Minerals Compliance and we devote ourselves to answering your compliance woes. In order to address your concerns Source Intelligence will be hosting a web-based 'open house' webinar, this Thursday at 10 AM PT.
New Report from Investor Network on Climate Risk Identifies Policies That Can Bring Energy Efficiency Finance to Institutional Scale in U.S.
BOSTON, May 21, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Energy efficiency is estimated to be a multi-hundred-billion dollar investment opportunity in the United States, but better policies are required to unlock broad-based financing from institutional investors, who together manage approximately $70 trillion in assets globally.
Attending the National Retail Federations 2013 Global Supply Chain Summit in Dallas, Texas today? Be sure not to miss the "Ensuring Your Supply Chain is Conflict Minerals Free” panel discussion to get exclusive information from the experts on their experiences and the challenges behind Conflict Minerals Compliance.
Learn how you can get your Conflict Minerals Rule compliance questions answered one-on-one HERE.
In today's media driven world, global brands must be more focused than ever on keeping customers happy, and corporate social responsibility is their #1 demand.
With Conflict Minerals awareness at an all time high as we approach the one-year anniversary of the Final Ruling, companies have done their research and are now beginning to implement their compliance programs. Now we are seeing a movement towards the future of supply chain in our ever connected, global economy and global brands want to know what is next.
Ionut Budisteanu of Romania Wins Top Prize at Intel International Science and Engineering Fair
May 20, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Ionut Budisteanu, 19, of Romania was awarded first place for using artificial intelligence to create a viable model for a low-cost, self-driving car at this year's Intel International Science and Engineering Fair, a program of Society for Science & the Public.