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Industry Veterans Speak Out on Compliant Due Diligence

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For anyone who’s read the 350+ page SEC Dodd-Frank Section 1502 final rule, there’s one conclusion: the complexity of compliant due diligence and the accompanying reporting requirements can lead to startling exposure for your Senior Management, your Company and your brand.

Get the facts behind compliant due diligence.

Reporting requirements to publicly disclose the origin of gold, tin, tantalum and tungsten (3TG) used in products began on January 1, 2013 and requires specialized due diligence capabilities when evaluating your suppliers.   

CONFLICT MINERALS: On April 10th, Industry Veterans Will Speak Out on the Changing Requirements of Due Diligence

Article

For anyone who’s read the 350+ page SEC Dodd-Frank Section 1502 final rule, there’s the conclusion: the complexity of compliant due diligence and the accompanying reporting requirements can lead to startling exposure for your Senior Management, your company and your brand.

Get the facts behind compliant due diligence.

Reporting requirements to publicly disclose the origin of gold, tin, tantalum and tungsten (3TG) used in products began on January 1, 2013 and requires specialized due diligence capabilities when evaluating your suppliers.   

Fair Trade USA Launches Coffee Rust Response Fund

Small-scale farmers in Central America threatened by aggressive roya outbreak; businesses and coffee drinkers encouraged to take action
Press Release

OAKLAND, Calif.,March 28, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Fair Trade USA, a nonprofit organization and the leading third-party certifier of Fair Trade products in North America, today launched a new initiative to help small-scale farmers fight the devastating outbreak of coffee leaf rust in Central America. Experts believe the outbreak could decrease coffee production in the region by 30 to 50 percent over the next two years.

Sustainability Adventurers

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Can a spirit of adventure lead us toward more sustainable living? This week on Sea Change Radio, we try to answer that question.

Wind Energy Drives More Than Just Turbines

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Wind energy is the fastest-growing source of electricity production globally, and in the U.S., Texas ranks No. 1 for wind energy capacity. If Texas were a country, it would be sixth in the world.

On Climate Leadership, 15-year Old Trumps Average Yahoo; Tainted Apple

How the Next Generation is Leading by Example
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By Mike Bellamente

This article first appeared in the Guardian on Tuesday, March 26.

FedEx Express Launches Zero-Emission All-Electric Vehicle Fleet in Hong Kong

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HONG KONG, Mar 26, 2013 /3BL Media/ - FedEx Express (FedEx), a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world's largest express transportation company, today announced the expansion of its alternative-energy vehicle fleet with the introduction of 10 new all-electric commercial vehicles for use in Hong Kong. This is the first fleet of zero-emission all-electric vehicles for FedEx in Asia Pacific.

Concerting In Green Style

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What do you get when you mix a huge venue, thousands of people, cars, RVs, and massive amounts of sound equipment, electronics and spotlights? It has the makings of an incredible concert, but the real answer is: a LOT of carbon emissions.

Mondi Group Sustainable Development Reporting 2012

Summary: 
  • New, more in-depth style of reporting includes a discussion of the business within the context of the world’s most pressing sustainability issues
  • Reporting uses WBCSD's Vision 2050 pathways as a framework to deliver objective, verifiable measurements of progress
  • Outlines Mondi's commitments across economic, environmental and social issues
  • Business in the Community

 

Press Release
  • New, more in-depth style of reporting includes a discussion of the business within the context of the world’s most pressing sustainability issues
  • Reporting uses WBCSD's Vision 2050 pathways as a framework to deliver objective, verifiable measurements of progress
  • Outlines Mondi's commitments across economic, environmental and social issues
  • Business in the Community

 

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