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Banorte – Ixe y New Ventures México Lanzaron GENERACIÓN IMPACTO para Potenciar el Crecimiento de Empresas Sociales y Ambientales

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July 29, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Banorte – Ixe y New Ventures México lanzaron GENERACIÓN IMPACTO, iniciativa que busca potenciar el crecimiento de empresas en etapas tempranas que por medio de su modelo de negocios resuelven alguna problemática social y/o ambiental en México.

Waggener Edstrom Releases Fifth Annual Corporate Citizenship Report

Report is company's most interactive yet, first-ever integrated reporting experience
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Today, we are excited to announce the publication of Waggener Edstrom’s fifth annual Corporate Citizenship report, our first integrated report with our most interactive user-experience yet. With this report, we proudly outline the priorities that sustain our daily business, our plans for the future and the strides we have made towards sustainable and responsible operations.

Soy Body Sealer Aids Greening of All-New 2014 Jeep Cherokee

Summary: 
  • Revolutionary acoustic foam formula contributes to weight-reduction and fosters sustainability
  • Blocks unwanted cabin noise; enhances all-new Jeep Cherokee driving experience
  • Lower viscosity enables easier application for greater assembly-line efficiency
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  • Revolutionary acoustic foam formula contributes to weight-reduction and fosters sustainability
  • Blocks unwanted cabin noise; enhances all-new Jeep Cherokee driving experience
  • Lower viscosity enables easier application for greater assembly-line efficiency

Global Brands Discover Red Flags in Supplier Data

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In today’s globalized world, consumers are increasingly aware of their environment and the impact their individual and collective choices have on it due to the exponential pervasiveness of information technology, especially social media.  

For many, transparency has betrayed the trust of once loyal consumers as unethical business practices are revealed.  

Don’t let this increased visibility lead to a crisis of confidence in your brand!

CVS Caremark in Partnership with Ocean Conservancy Cleans Up Nearly 25,000 Pounds of Trash from Shorelines across the Country

CVS Caremark Colleagues Participate in Five Shoreline Cleanups and Collect More Than 34,000 Trash Items to Help Put Their Communities on a Path to Better Health
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WOONSOCKET, R.I., July 16, 2013 /3BL Media/ -- CVS Caremark today announced its colleagues collected nearly 25,000 pounds of trash from shorelines across the country in partnership with Ocean Conservancy, a leading organization that educates and empowers citizens to take action on behalf of the ocean.

Coca-Cola and WWF Expand Partnership with New 2020 Sustainability Goals

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(3BL Media/Justmeans) - The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) and World Wildlife Fund (WWF) are working together to extend their global partnership and achieve new environmental sustainability goals for the Coca-Cola system. The performance goals in the area of water, climate, package and sustainable agriculture complement other community and welfare commitments of Coca-Cola.

Coca-Cola and WWF have an existing partnership that goes back nearly a decade.

After the ‘Crying Indian,’ Keep America Beautiful Starts a New Campaign

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Keep America Beautiful and the Ad Council launched a new public service ad campaign -- “I Want To Be Recycled Campaign” -- which encourages people to recycle more and “give their garbage a new life.”  The following article highlighting the campaign appeared in The New York Times.

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Keep America Beautiful and the Ad Council launched a new public service ad campaign -- “I Want To Be Recycled Campaign” -- which encourages people to recycle more and “give their garbage a new life.”  The following article highlighting the campaign appeared in The New York Times.

Entrepreneur Works Towards a Society That is “Better Than We Found It”

With a Book and Consumer Empowerment App, Darrell Park Tackles Some of Societies Smallest Large Issues
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Pasadena, CA, July 17, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Tackling some of societies largest issues has proven a day-to-day mission for entrepreneur and Stanford Business School graduate, Darrell Park. As Founder/CEO of Better Than We Found It, Inc, he has aligned himself and his company with the thought leaders of today and is attending the World Economic Forum Discussion in New York City that is focusing on “A New Model of Capitalism: The Significance of B Corp Legislation in Delaware”.

Young Farmers Turn To Social Media To Adapt To Climate Change

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By Caleb Kemboi | 16 July 2013

ELDORET, Kenya (Thomson Reuters Foundation) — Julius Cheruiyot has been a farmer since he was 16 years old. Forced to drop out of school because his family was unable to pay the fees, he went to work on his father’s farm in Uasin Gishu county, in Kenya’s Rift Valley region.

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