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Alex Trembath on Obama's Climate Change Speech

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Did you see how they covered President Obama’s recent big environmental speech on the Sunday political talk shows? No? That’s because none of the Sunday morning shows discussed it at all. In spite of its paltry coverage on the major networks, the speech is being heralded by some environmentalists as historical, while others are critiquing the president for not going far enough.

Baxter Meets its Renewable Power Goal Early

Company Launches 2012 Sustainability Report
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DEERFIELD, Ill., July 8, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Baxter International Inc. (NYSE: BAX) today issued its 14th consecutive Sustainability Report, available at http://sustainability.baxter.com, detailing the company’s commitment and progress to creating lasting social, environmental and economic value by addressing the needs of stakeholders worldwide.

Mars, Incorporated Calls For Cross-Sector Collaboration To Tackle Global Resource Issues At Nobel Laureate Forum

Mars hosts panel discussion with former US Secretary of Energy, Steven Chu; Mars Chief Agricultural Officer, Howard-Yana Shapiro; and 150 of the world's brightest young researchers
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July 3, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Speaking at a panel held during the 63rd Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting in Germany and hosted by Mars, Incorporated, Nobel Laureate and former US Secretary of Energy, Steven Chu, and Chief Agricultural Officer at Mars, Howard-Yana Shapiro, urged an audience of 150 of the world's brightest young researchers to seek multidisciplinary, cross-sector scientific collaborations in order to tackle interrelated and global resource issues, from climate change to nutrition security.

Conflict Minerals Due Diligence Training

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Global Brands have been expressing compliance implementation concerns and have urged Source Intelligence to create a Conflict Minerals Compliance Training program.

In response to client demands we are hosting a FREE Conflict Minerals Compliance Training “Boot Camp”. The webinar will be held on July 9, 2013 at 1 PM ET/ 10 AM PT.

Hou Hou ! Impression en un clic et inscription pour tous à l’Académie de la forêt

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Bonjour, je suis Charlie, le hibou débrouillard de l’Académie de la forêt. Avez-vous visité le site web de l’Académie de la forêt récemment? J’y ai ajouté plusieurs de mes inventions qui devraient plaire aux professeurs comme à leurs élèves.

Avista Uses Goats for Environmentally-Friendly Weed Removal

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July 2, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Knapweed, Dalmatian toadflax, kochia, oh my!  What do you do when you need to remove noxious weeds from almost impassable terrain? Just ask Avista Utilities – bring in the goats!

Chris Gopal Speaks on Cross Industry Best Practices for Conflict Minerals Comliance

At the Global Conflict Minerals Symposium
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The Global Conflict Minerals Symposium, coinciding with the 1-year anniversary of the ruling on August 21-22 in Los Angeles, is bringing together the greatest minds in the industry for ground-breaking discussions on current issues and the future of Conflict Minerals.

2 Billion and Climbing!

JustGreen™ Celebrates Carbon Offset Milestone to Help Stop Global Warming
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TORONTO, Canada, July 03 , 2013 /3BL Media/ - JustGreen™, a Just Energy Group Inc. (NYSE/TXE: JE) brand, is pleased to announce that it has reached an impressive milestone – the purchasing of over 2 billion pounds of carbon emissions thanks to JustGreen’s renewable and offset programs and their proactive “Green” customers.  These joint efforts are the same as taking approximately 190,000 cars off the road or planting approximately 4.5 million trees.

Human Rights Disasters Stir Youth

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Rising star Michael Armstrong used his voice - literally -  to take a stand on the world stage against human rights abuses and irresponsible sourcing practices from conflicted regions.

In an unprecedented ballad of traditional song, instruments and rap, Mr. Armstrong uses his musical talents as a world-class instrumentalist, singer and songwriter to say "enough".

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