Today's guest blog comes from Beth Hunter, associate communications consultant for Lilly Health, Safety, and Environment.
Imagine not printing anything from your work computer for a day – even a week. Well, that’s what we asked our employees to do. For one week only employees are taking the No Print Challenge to reduce their printing, or better yet, not print at all. The No Print Challenge is in celebration of Earth Day (officially observed on April 22).
Madison, WI, April 17, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Leonardo Academy announced that all its on-demand training courses available on Leonardo Academy’s website are FREE for Earth Month. Many of the available courses are approved for continuing education credit through GBCI and AIA. This offer also includes LEED Green Associate exam prep training, an eight hour training course.
Keep America Beautiful and Ad Council launch new infographics and new Spanish-language PSAs to encourage Americans to recycle more on Earth Day and every day
STAMFORD, Conn., April 17, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Keep America Beautiful and the Ad Council announced today the launch of two new Spanish-language television PSAs and a series of infographics charting the journey of recyclable materials. This launch is a dynamic extension of the groundbreaking “I Want To Be Recycled” multimedia campaign and another national call-to-action to give garbage another life and recycle.
(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Sustainable products such as organic foods and specialty apparel typically lack economies of scale, which means companies are compelled to position them in the premium segment for upper-income consumers. The use of organic farming, energy-efficient technologies and fair trade sourcing usually puts a premium price on these products.
A tree planted for guests who visit the exhibit during Earth Day Week
Cincinnati, OH, April 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Green Builder® Media, North America’s leading media company focused on sustainable living, is celebrating the second anniversary of the VISION House® in INNOVENTIONS, an innovative green home exhibit located in INNOVENTIONS at Epcot at the Walt Disney World Resort.
STAMFORD, Conn., April 4, 2014 /3BL Media/ – As Americans and our fellow global citizens face urgent environmental challenges, Keep America Beautiful knows that through education and volunteer engagement, small actions can make a significant local impact.
(3BL Media/Justmeans) – In a recent Gallup Poll Social Series survey, Americans have chosen environment as a priority over economic growth by a 50%-to-41% margin. This is a fresh change because ever since the economic downturn of 2008-09, Americans have invariably chosen economic growth over the environment, except for immediately after the BP oil spill in May 2010.
Since 2009 our employees have been taking part in environmental activities to support Earth Day. As an international event, it’s a great way of showing our employees that they are part of an organization that is committed to environmental sustainability issues across the globe. Each year on Earth Day, teams of employees in different countries take part in environmental improvement projects in their communities, and encourage recycling programs at their offices.
CITGO Lubricants Volunteers Beautify the Landscaping at Ronald McDonald House® Near Advocate Children's Hospital
CICERO, Ill., April 30, 2013 / 3BL Media /PRNewswire/ -- Employees at the CITGO Petroleum Corporation lubricants blending plant in Cicero recently helped beautify the local Ronald McDonald House near Advocate Children's Hospital in honor of Earth Day.