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Tetra Tech's Kevin Friedman Wins Company's 2020 Project Management Achievement Award

Incorporating advanced energy-efficient technologies to improve treatment efficiency, reduce power consumption, and minimize future rate impacts for residents
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Incorporating advanced energy-efficient technologies to improve treatment efficiency, reduce power consumption, and minimize future rate impacts for residents

As part of the Garney and Wharton-Smith design-build team, Tetra Tech’s Kevin Friedman and his design team developed innovative and cost-saving design solutions for the award-winning Hillsborough County Northwest Regional Water Reclamation Facility—the largest capital improvement project in the history of Hillsborough County, Florida.

Advanced Breeding: Making the Most of Every Resource

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Plants have clever ways of defending themselves.

In fact, the smell of freshly cut grass is not only a sign of spring but a remarkable example of evolution. Your lawn is actually sending out a distress signal in the form of this unmistakable aroma. The grass assumes the lawnmower blade is an insect feeding on the plant and responds by releasing a scent that will attract beneficial predatory insects to deter the pest.

Apalachicola Bay Living Shoreline

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Coastal resilience is one of the most challenging climate issues we face. Through multiple innovative projects, WSP USA and the Apalachee Regional Planning Council (ARPC) are spearheading sustainable solutions for shoreline restoration and resilience efforts.

CNH Industrial Promotes Good Water Stewardship

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CNH Industrial N.V. is committed to optimizing the usage of water across all of its global facilities and has set the ambitious target of reducing the volume of water used by each manufacturing plant by 24% by 2022 vs the 2014 baseline. A number of initiatives have been implemented across the Company’s 66 global production facilities, including recycling wastewater either for reuse during the production process or more broadly within its manufacturing plants’ campuses.

Companies Stand Firm on Their Commitments to Significant Stakeholders, Making Progress on Planet and Policies

CECP releases annual report analyzing state of corporate purpose with research, trends, and cases from the ESG landscape
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NEW YORK, April 5, 2021 /3BL Media/ — Leading companies are answering the call from their significant stakeholders to play an ever more important role in community prosperity, environmental protection, and equity, according to a new release from Chief Executives from Corporate Purpose© (CECP), Investing in Society. The annual report is the authoritative source to assess the corporate sector’s progress toward being increasingly purpose and stakeholder driven.

CARNATION® Dairy Processing Facility Becomes First in the U.S. to Achieve Alliance for Water Stewardship Certification

Facility redistributes more than 70 million gallons of water per year - returning more to the community than it uses to produce beloved evaporated milk brand
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MODESTO, Calif., March 31, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Nestlé USA today announced that its Carnation facility in Modesto, California is the first dairy processing facility in the U.S. to earn certification under the rigorous Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) standard. The Carnation facility uses a “water positive” process to make evaporated milk, meaning the facility redistributes more water for farmers to use than it uses for production and cleaning.

Georgia-Pacific: Welcome to Our Virtual Forestry Tour!

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Welcome to our Virtual Forestry Tour! 

Click here to start the tour

We created this tool to allow our customers to experience the beginning of our supply chain: the forest. Within this tool, you will walk through a working forest, experience our harvesting practices, and learn more about how GP navigates the ever-changing dynamics of forest management and how GP is committed to responsible forestry practices. 

There are three ways to navigate through this tool:

Environmental Stewardship at SAIC

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Although SAIC’s environmental footprint is modest, we are committed to assessing, reducing, and mitigating our environmental impact. By acting as responsible environmental citizens, we are generating results that are good for our planet now and in the future.

Our practices and environmental targets are helping ensure a more sustainable world for our employees, families, and communities.

Duke Energy Donates Nearly $35,000 to Community and Environmental Programs in Oklahoma

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CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 1, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Duke Energy Foundation has awarded nearly $35,000 in grants through its Duke Energy Renewables fund to schools, community enrichment programs and wildlife rescue organizations in Kay County, Washington County and Payne County, Okla.

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