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Estándar de Travelife para Tour Operadores y Agentes de Viajes Obtiene Reconocimiento del Consejo Global de Turismo Sostenible (GSTC)

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WASHINGTON, D.C., February 19, 2013 /3BL Media/ – El Consejo Global de Turismo Sostenible ( GSTC por sus siglas en inglés) recientemente anunció que el Estándar de Travelife para Tour Operadores y Agentes de Viaje ha obtenido el estatus de Estándar  Reconocido. Este es el primer estándar para tour operadores y agentes de viaje en obtener el reconocimiento del GSTC. Esta distinción demuestra el compromiso de Travelife en promover productos y servicios de turismo sostenible que cumplen con los criterios establecidos por  el GSTC.

Blog: It’s not Just Carbon that Counts


Today, the Carbon Trust issued a call for business to ‘wake up to water use,’ releasing new data that reveals that while international business leaders agree that carbon emissions are a priority,  less than half recognize the need for action on water.

It also introduced a new Water Standard which assesses business performance on water reduction and the importance placed on water stewardship. Coca-Cola Enterprises was one of the first businesses to pilot and receive the standard, which evaluated our approach to water across our European operations.

Coca-Cola Enterprises Recognized for Outstanding Water Management and Reduction Performance

Company is one of first businesses to achieve new international Carbon Trust Water Standard
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LONDON, February 19, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Coca-Cola Enterprises (NYSE/NYSE Euronext Paris: CCE), which produces, markets and distributes Coca-Cola products in Western Europe, today became one of the first companies to be awarded the new Carbon Trust Water Standard, an international award for water reduction. 

Another Step on the Domtar Paper Trail

Latest Update to Environmental Calculator Website Includes Three Domtar Products and Additional Mill
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Sun Orchard Joins Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable

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St. Paul, Minn., Feb. 18, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable (BIER) welcomes Sun Orchard, a family-owned processor and international distributor of fruit juices, bar mixers and other fruit-based beverages, as its newest member, bringing total coalition membership to 20 companies. “We are excited to have Sun Orchard onboard”, says Tod Christenson, BIER Director.

Robert Boyd on the Hydrogen Economy

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One of the most alluring answers to the climate change conundrum is a transition from a fossil fuel-based economy to a hydrogen-based economy. As hydrogen power technology continues to evolve, it certainly seems like a promising way to decarbonize our energy system – but what are the practical considerations?

Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold receives Award of Excellence for Environmental Stewardship and Wildlife Management

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February 26, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The Arizona Game and Fish Commission recently awarded Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold its Award of Excellence for environmental stewardship and wildlife management, specifically noting Freeport-McMoRan’s Mexican Free-tail bat habitat conservation efforts in Morenci, AZ.

Brice Lalonde Appointed Special Advisor on Sustainable Development to the UN Global Compact

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New York, February 15, 2013 /3BL Media/ — The UN Global Compact announced today the appointment of Brice Lalonde to the honorary role of Special Advisor on Sustainable Development.

GM Professional Managers Network Helps Flint YWCA Reduce Energy Costs


There is an old joke about how many people it takes to change a light bulb. For members of General Motors’ Professional Managers Network (PMN) in Flint, swapping inefficient fluorescent lights for more efficient ones is serious business, whether it is at work or in the community.


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