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FedEx Rolls Past Vehicle Fleet Fuel Efficiency Goal Years Ahead of Schedule

Annouces New Sustainability Goal
Press Release

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Mar. 6, 2013 /3BL Media/ - In 2008, FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) set the U.S. transportation industry’s first fuel efficiency goal with a commitment to improve the overall fuel efficiency of the FedEx Express global vehicle fleet 20 percent by 2020, as compared with its 2005 performance. Less than five years later, FedEx Express has surpassed this goal with a more than 22 percent cumulative improvement in fuel economy for its vehicles.

Promoting A Green Lifestyle — Ways You Can Make an Impact


It’s officially 2013, and for most of us, the New Year comes with an outpouring of resolutions and good intentions.

If one of this year’s resolutions is reducing your carbon footprint, fantastic! You’re on the right track to making a positive impact on our environment, as well as reducing carbon emissions.

Ecolab Named One of the World's Most Ethical Companies for Seventh Consecutive Year

Ethisphere recognizes Ecolab for ethical business practices and industry leadership
Press Release

ST. PAUL, Minn., March 6, 2013 /3BL Media/ - For the seventh consecutive year, Ecolab Inc. (ECL) has been named one of the world's most ethical companies by the Ethisphere Institute. Since 2007, the Ethisphere Institute has awarded the annual designation to companies throughout the world that demonstrate the highest ethical standards.

Not Business As Usual: Bill Reed & Rob Deitz

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"A person who knows that enough is enough will always have enough" - Lao Tzu (6th Century B.C.E.)

Like it or not, we are all consumers to some degree. But when is enough enough exactly? This week on Sea Change Radio, we dive into two very different ends of the consumerism pool. 

Live Nation Entertainment & JustGreen Lifestyle Partner to Neutralize Concert Venues' Carbon Emissions

First Ever Carbon Neutral Tour by Portugal The Man
Press Release

LOS ANGELES, March 6, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) and JustGreen Lifestyle, a Just Energy Group Inc. (NYSE/TSX: JE) brand, today announced a partnership to make Live Nation's concert venues more environmentally sustainable. JustGreen Lifestyle, will audit 85 participating concert venues in the United States to evaluate energy use and purchase carbon offsets to bring the concerts carbon neutral.  Additionally, JustGreen Lifestyle will conduct an energy audit and purchase carbon offsets for alternative rock band, Portugal.

International Water Experts Convene in India to Address Global Crisis in Water and Sanitation

Role of Business Highlighted at CEO Water Mandate Conference
Press Release

Mumbai, India, March 5, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The UN Global Compact’s CEO Water Mandate today convened an international conference in Mumbai, India, to explore how the global business community can positively contribute to the growing global and regional water and sanitation challenges – especially with respect to the UN’s Post-2015 Development Agenda.

General Motors February 2013 Corporate Responsibility Newsletter


General Motors Corporate Responsibility Newsletter

February 2013

Chevrolet Malibu Label Provides Ecologic Scorecard

Most Chevrolet Malibu customers say they want to know just how green their car is, regardless of its exterior color. Now they can find out what was done to reduce its environmental impact from an at-a glance EcologicTM window label.


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