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SC Johnson Awarded Goal Setting Certificate by EPA’s Climate Leadership Program

National Award Recognizes Organizations that Publicly Set Aggressive Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Goals
Press Release

Racine, Wis., Feb. 28, 2013 /3BL Media/ – SC Johnson announced today it has received a Climate Leadership Award for Aggressive Goal Setting. Climate Leadership Awards recognize corporate, organizational and individual leadership in addressing climate change and reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Association of Climate Change Officers (ACCO), the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) and The Climate Registry (TCR) will present the awards today at the Climate Leadership Conference Awards Gala in Washington, D.C.

College Students Spend Spring Break Working in National Parks, Not Sunning on Sandy Beaches

SCA partners with AEO and NPS to provide all-expense paid spring break programs
Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC, February 28, 2013 /3BL Media/ – More than 200 college and university students will spend their spring breaks volunteering in some of our nation's greatest national parks – foregoing the traditional week at the beach. Students will improve park habitats and prepare for careers in an increasingly "green" economy by participating in all-expense-paid programs provided by the Student Conservation Association (SCA), including:

Chevrolet Malibu Label Provides Ecologic Scorecard

Details of responsible manufacturing, efficient technologies and recyclability add up
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DETROIT, Feb. 28, 2013 /3BL Media/ – 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.

Global Shared Value Leadership Summit: Changing the DNA of Your Business

Join the Shared Value Initiative and FSG on May 23, 2013
Press Release

March 26, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The Shared Value Initiative, created in 2012 by FSG and fifteen funding organizations, will host the Global Shared Value Leadership Summit on Thursday, May 23, 2013 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Gone Fishin’: Australis Aquaculture CEO Josh Goldman

Multimedia with summary

Making responsible choices as a seafood consumer has never been more complicated.

LG Electronics USA Joins Forces with EPA on Responsible Electronics Recycling

Company Pledges Gold Status in EPA SMM Electronics Challenge
Press Release

ROMEOVILLE, Ill., Sept. 20, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Building on its leadership in responsible electronics recycling, LG Electronics USA has joined forces with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as a charter participant in the EPA’s Sustainable Materials Management (SMM) Electronics Challenge launched here today by EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson.

LG Electronics Reports 75 Percent Increase in Energy Star® ‘Most Efficient’ Product Sales

Aggressive Promotions Educate Consumers, Retailers; Boosts Acceptance of Energy Efficiency in TVs, Appliances
Press Release

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Nov. 2, 2012 /3BL Media/ LG Electronics USA’s sales of products designated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as “ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient” have increased significantly in 2012, reflecting growing consumer acceptance of LG’s energy efficient TVs, refrigerators, washing machines and air conditioners. 

WEC Celebrates Closing Ceremony of Morocco Cleaner Production Project

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CASABLANCA, MOROCCO, February 27, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The World Environment Center (WEC) announced today the successful completion of a U.S. Department of State funded project to expand the sustainable development commitments of Moroccan businesses by reducing energy and water consumption, minimizing waste and raw material usage and lowering operating costs. WEC has partnered with the Moroccan Cleaner Production Center (CMPP) to implement the local activities and provide advanced technical expertise for the project.

Machine to Machine Technologies: Breaking the Barriers of a $1 Trillion Industry

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Barcelona, Spain, February 27, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Machine to machine (M2M) communication – whereby sensors and networks allow all the parts of a physical system to communicate directly with each other – will radically change the way we work, live and travel. M2M will allow us to do more with less, but only if the industry can overcome current market barriers, according to an AT&T-sponsored report published today by Carbon War Room.


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