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Better World Club to Provide Carbon-Neutral Roadside Assistance

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(3BL Media) Portland, OR - September 4, 2012- Better World Club, the nation’s only environmentally-friendly auto club, announced today that it would provide the nation’s first carbon-neutral roadside assistance.  As part of its mission to promote social and environmental responsibility, Better World Club will estimate the tons of CO2 produced each year by trucks providing services to its members, and purchase the equivalent in US-based carbon offsets.

Southwest Donates Tickets to Hospitals; APPA Gives Sustainability Awards; Native Energy Offsets Carbon Footprint of Sustainable Brands Conference - CSR Minute for August 16, 2012

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

Dell Donates $1M for Women in Workplace; Kenneth Cole & Human Rights Campaign Team Up for LGBT Rights; NativeEnergy Sponsors Carbon Offsets - CSR Minute for June 14, 2012

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

U-Haul Partners with Tree Canada; AT&T Teams Up with GameDesk; Lady Gaga's "Born This Way" Foundation Joins with Viacom - CSR Minute for May 24, 2012

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

Sterling Planet and DTE Energy Launch Unprecedented White Tags(R) Marketing Agreement

Large C&I customers of Detroit Edison and MichCon to earn new rewards for energy efficiency
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Atlanta, GA - September 19, 2011 - Sterling Planet, a leading national provider of renewable energy and other environmental assets, today announced a first-in-kind agreement with DTE Energy Co., an integrated energy company supplying gas and electric utility services in Michigan. Under terms of the agreement, Sterling Planet will measure, validate and deliver White Tags® energy optimization credits (EOCs) to DTE Energy, which will then use the EOCs to help meet state mandates for increased energy efficiency.

Carbon Offsets 101 Webinar

An introduction to projects, players, and trends in the global carbon market
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This essential introduction to carbon offsets covers the basics of how offsets work and provides an overview of the global voluntary market. This hour-long webinar will cover offset terms and definitions, project types, quality criteria, project standards and credit certification, and retail offset transactions and product certification. We'll also cover the state of and trends in the voluntary marketplace, and an overview of different players in the market. If you're new to offsets, you won't want to miss this easy-to-understand tutorial from the experts at CRS.

Click here to register.

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This essential introduction to carbon offsets covers the basics of how offsets work and provides an overview of the global voluntary market. This hour-long webinar will cover offset terms and definitions, project types, quality criteria, project standards and credit certification, and retail offset transactions and product certification. We'll also cover the state of and trends in the voluntary marketplace, and an overview of different players in the market. If you're new to offsets, you won't want to miss this easy-to-understand tutorial from the experts at CRS.

Click here to register.

Mission Aligned Exits - What's Your Method?

Success stories and investment opportunities at Spring Venture Fair
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The Investors' Circle network invested more than $12 million into for-profit social and environmental enterprises in 2012 with aims to move even more in 2013.  Join one of the most active angel networks in the US (HALO Report) on May 8-9 in San Francisco to hear vetted pitches from 15 high-impact deals that are seeking investment and engage in a due diligence process right away. 

CRS Supports the FTC's Update to the Green Guides

Center for Resource Solutions applauds Federal Trade Commission for proposing updated guidance on environmental claims
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Today the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) released proposed revisions to its Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims ("Green Guides"), which help marketers avoid making deceptive claims by outlining general principles and providing specific guidance about how consumers are likely to interpret particular claims, and how marketers can avoid misleading consumers. Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) applauds the FTC for providing clarifying guidance to marketers who wish to accurately portray their environmental qualifications, and to consumers, who navigate the sea of environmental logos and questionable marketing claims and trust that the eco-labels they see on products and marketing materials are accurate.

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Today the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) released proposed revisions to its Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims ("Green Guides"), which help marketers avoid making deceptive claims by outlining general principles and providing specific guidance about how consumers are likely to interpret particular claims, and how marketers can avoid misleading consumers. Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) applauds the FTC for providing clarifying guidance to marketers who wish to accurately portray their environmental qualifications, and to consumers, who navigate the sea of environmental logos and questionable marketing claims and trust that the eco-labels they see on products and marketing materials are accurate.

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