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Union Pacific Recognizes Companies for Chemical Transportation Safety

Press Release

Omaha, Neb., May 21, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Union Pacific Railroad named 63 companies as annual Pinnacle Award recipients for chemical transportation safety. The award recognizes Union Pacific customers that implemented successful prevention and corrective plans and achieved a rate of zero non-accident releases (NARs) for regulated hazardous materials shipments.

Venture Inside the Leading Compliance Platform - Source Intelligence


“Which suppliers are in scope?”, “Should we handle compliance internally, externally or with a blended approach?”, “How should we define due diligence?”

There certainly is no shortage of questions surrounding Conflict Minerals Compliance and Source Intelligence will answer each and every one of them. To address concerns Source Intelligence will be hosting a web-based  'open house' of our robust platform.

Take this opportunity to ask the compliance questions that pertain to your specific situation. Register for Thursday, May 23, 2013 demonstration at 1 PM ET/ 10 AM PT.

Economic Losses from Disasters Underestimated, ‘Out of Control’


By Megan Rowling | 16 May 2013

Economic losses caused by disasters have been underestimated by at least 50 percent, and are “out of control”, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has said.

Recycle for the Future: Coca-Cola Enterprises Seeks to Transform At-Home Recycling

Press Release

LONDON, May 20, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Coca-Cola Enterprises (NYSE/Euronext Paris: CCE), which manufactures, bottles and markets Coca-Cola products in Western Europe, has begun a ground-breaking study with 20 households in Great Britain and France to observe at-home recycling behaviors. The study will seek to understand why recycling rates are so low, despite people expressing strong beliefs towards environmental behaviors.

Conflict Minerals Compliance "Boot Camp" Training | FREE Webinar Training


Global Brands have been expressing concerns regarding compliance implementation and have urged Source Intelligence to create Compliance Training.

In response to client demands we are hosting a FREE Conflict Minerals Compliance "Boot Camp" Training. This FREE webinar training will be held on June 26, 2013 at 1 PM ET/ 10 AM PT.

The training is broken into 3 main segments:

Global Conflict Minerals Symposium: Team Participation Benefits


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.

Consumers Go From Boycott to Buycott


In today's continuously connected world, companies might find it difficult to keep their CSR "dirty laundry" secret for very long.

HP Publishes its Complete Carbon Footprint, Leading the Industry in Transparency


Chris Librie is the Director of Environmental and Health Initiatives, HP Sustainability & Social Innovation

Preserve the Power of America's Parks


By Jay Carter

I grew up in Hazelwood, never imagining that our national parks would be relevant to my life, much less central to my ambitions and to my hopes for my city. But as the federal sequester undercuts funding for those parks, it's time to focus on what they mean even for urban America.


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