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Campbell Soup and Pepperidge Farm Recognized for Innovative Packaging

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CAMDEN, N.J., May 17, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB), and its Pepperidge Farm division were honored last night for consumer-driven innovation in product packaging at the prestigious DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation. 

VIDEO: Responsible Leadership--The Future of Corporate Engagement in Global Development

Top Leadership Insights from #ICVLead2013
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A group of high-level experts discuss how pro bono service can provide important lessons in leadership for future global leaders, featuring:

Conflict Minerals: Intensive Training from Policy to Implementation

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Global Brands manage supply chains with hundreds, thousands, and sometimes more than a hundred thousand, suppliers.  The SEC's Dodd-Frank Section 1502 Conflict minerals rule requiring public companies to disclose minerals sourced from conflicted regions sent a sound wave of panic starting in procurement and ending in the Board Room given the legal and financial implications of compliance with the SEC's new Rule.

Bangladesh Disaster Forces Global Brands into Transparency

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After the deadliest industrial disaster in history in Bangladesh, Global Brands are now signing in to the Accord on Fire and Building Safety published by the Worker Rights Consortium.  The accord covers all suppliers producing products for signatory companies, who will be legally obliged to ensure their suppliers stick to the standards to ensure safety.

The worlds largest apparel producer in Bangladesh, H&M has signed on with nearly 30 others, including Zara, Benetton, and Topshop, but others Wal-Mart, Sears, and Kmart are refusing to sign. 

Human Rights are in Disarray in the Pursuit of Profit

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California Student Takes a Stand on Human Rights

Human Rights across the global are in disarray, casting a heavy shadow on what freedom represents in the pursuit of profit.

Armed militia, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, breach Human Rights and monopolize the regions for Conflict Minerals, often referred to as the “3TG’s”: tantalum, tin, tungsten, and gold. Citizens face sexual terrorism, genocides and human slavery to mine these black market minerals.

Green Grads: Your Eco-Friendly Graduation Party

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Break out the caps and gowns because it’s that time of year again: graduation!

Whether it’s your graduation, or you’re hosting a party/celebration for the green grad in your life, we’ve got some helpful tips on how to host an eco-friendly affair.

California Student Takes a Stand on Human Rights

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Human Rights across the global are in disarray, casting a heavy shadow on what freedom represents in the pursuit of profit.

Armed militia, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, breach Human Rights and monopolize the regions for Conflict Minerals, often referred to as the “3TG’s”: tantalum, tin, tungsten, and gold. Citizens face sexual terrorism, genocides and human slavery to mine these black market minerals.

Global Witness to Speak at Global Conflict Minerals Symposium

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Jana Morgan of Global Witness announced as speaker at the Global Conflict Minerals Symposium.  The NGO investigates and campaigns to prevent natural resource related conflict and corruption, and associated environmental and human rights abuses.  Their work ranges from high level lobby meetings to finding long-term systemic solutions at the global policy level.

This event, presented by the Conflict Minerals Consortium coincides with the 1-year anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Section 1502 Conflict Minerals Final Rule.  

Eastman Chemical Company Recognized with Responsible Care® Recycling Award for 2012

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Kingsport, Tenn., May 15, 2013 /3BL Media/ Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) was one of 13 American Chemistry Council (ACC) members recognized for achievement in the area of waste minimization, reuse and recycling, and honored at ACC’s annual Responsible Care® Conference and Expo in Hollywood, Florida on May 6.

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