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Global Influencers Publicly Commit to Climate Change Actions

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How many large companies are making meaningful, measurable and public commitments to improve #energyefficiency and #GHG emissions? Find out in this global study of leaders representing over 5,300 large organizations: Accountability for Climate Action: How Corporations Are Tackling #ClimateChange, from Ingersoll Rand and GreenBiz. 

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What’s in National Parks’ Trash Cans — and What You Can Do

NPCA recently studied the waste at three national parks as a first step toward implementing zero-landfill initiatives under the leadership of corporate partner Subaru. Here’s what we found, how visitors feel about park trash and what you can do to help.
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As the head of NPCA’s zero landfill program, I spend a lot of time thinking about trash. I recently helped to put together a report on what is in the trash cans in three national parks. This report is helping us to study how we can set up programs to keep all of the waste at these parks — every last bottle and can — out of our landfills.

Protecting the Future of Our National Parks

It’s not all sunsets and s’mores. If the parks are going to last another century, we need to renew our effort to protect and preserve them. From garbage to global warming, here are the challenges—and solutions—ahead.
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August 2016 | By Elisabeth Kwak-Hefferan

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August 2016 | By Elisabeth Kwak-Hefferan

Study Reveals Lack of Awareness of Waste Challenges Facing U.S. National Parks

Subaru and the National Parks Conservation Association unveil findings to help educate Americans on protecting our national treasures
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CHERRY HILL, N.J., August 16, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Subaru of America, in conjunction with National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA), released survey findings indicating that a majority of Americans (59%) were unaware of the waste management challenges facing national parks across the country.

Green Builder Magazine Celebrates Ingersoll Rand as an Eco-Leader for Second Consecutive Year

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DAVIDSON, N.C., Aug. 11, 2016 /3BL Media/  Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR), a world leader in creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments, is recognized on Green Builder Magazine’s annual list of Eco-Leaders for a second consecutive year.

Companies recognized as Eco-Leaders proactively strive to make the world a better place to live through innovations in conservation, waste reduction and reduced carbon emissions.

Who We Are Is What We Leave Behind | There Is No Away

Video Series: Subaru's Zero Landfill Expertise Shared With National Parks
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Who We Are Is What We Leave Behind: This is the final release in a 10 - part series of documentary videos produced by Subaru of America to help everyone understand the impact of the trash challenge in our national parks and the road to a solution.

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Who We Are Is What We Leave Behind: This is the final release in a 10 - part series of documentary videos produced by Subaru of America to help everyone understand the impact of the trash challenge in our national parks and the road to a solution.

Sustainability in Action | Green Teams

Ingersoll Rand Green Teams Address Environmental, Economic and Social Issues in Communities Around the World
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Affectionately referred to as an “army of individual sustainability champions” by Gretchen Digby, Ingersoll Rand’s director of global sustainability programs, dedicated employees in all corners of the world partake in Green Team activities. Each of the company’s network of nearly 100 Green Teams is comprised of employees who volunteer their time to identify, lead and participate in sustainability-related projects at their location.

Sustainability in Action | LEED Certification

LEED Gold Certification at Ingersoll Rand Campus Benefits Occupants While Helping the Planet
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Two LEED Gold Certified buildings at Ingersoll Rand’s North American headquarters in Davidson, North Carolina, demonstrate the value of sustainability in terms of saving resources as well as creating a better experience for people.

Las Vegas Sands ECO360 Report | Driven by an Idea, Made Possible Through Dedication

The Sands ECO360 Global Sustainability program reflects Las Vegas Sands’ vision to become a leader in sustainable development and integrated resort operations.
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Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) is the pre-eminent developer and operator of world-class Integrated Resorts that feature luxury hotels; world-class gaming, retail, entertainment, convention, and exhibition facilities; celebrity chef restaurants; and many other amenities. Starting with a single property in 1990, the reach of LVS now extends worldwide, from Las Vegas to Macao, and from Bethlehem (USA) to Singapore.

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