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by Mary Beth Postman, Deputy Direcotr of Waterkeeper Alliance 

Water is the lifeblood of our economy and our communities as well as playing a pivotal role in our health and well-being.

Trump Administration Rollback of Methane Standards Is Unconscionable and Ill-Advised

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August 14, 2020 /3BL Media/ - The Trump administration’s rollback of reasonable and effective oversight of methane emissions “is unconscionable – akin to saying to auto makers that seat belts and airbags are burdensome and are no longer necessary,” said Ceres CEO and President Mindy Lubber. 

Fifth Third Bank Ranks No. 33 on EPA's Fortune 500 List of Green Power Users

Fifth Third Bank makes leading green power purchase
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July 27, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Today, Fifth Third Bank announced that it is No. 33 on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) list of Green Power Partners from the Fortune 500®. Fifth Third Bank is using more than 149 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of green power annually. Fifth Third Bank is also No. 75 on the EPA’s National Top 100 List of the largest green power users from the Green Power Partnership. Fifth Third Bank’s choice to use green power helps advance the voluntary market for green power, as well as the development of those sources.

EPA Recognizes LG as Green Power Leader

LG Electronics USA Makes Green Power Partnership Top 30 List for First Time
Press Release

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., June 30, 2020 /3BL Media/ – LG Electronics USA has been named to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Top 30 list of the largest green power users among technology and telecommunications partners within the EPA’s Green Power Partnership.

Call to Action! Alliance for Water Efficiency Seeks Support for WaterSense in Comments to the EPA

April Federal Register Request for Information Could Impact the Future of WaterSense
Press Release

CHICAGO, May 7, 2020 /3BL Media/ - In response to a Federal Register Notice on the WaterSense® Program published on April 10, 2020, the Alliance for Water Efficiency (AWE) is now calling on water and sustainability professionals to answer with a strong show of support for the WaterSense labeling program and the objective, scientific evidence on which product specifications are based.

UPS Longitudes | Why Sustainable Business Matters During a Pandemic

Pete Davis @ Greenprint
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Right now, sustainably minded business is good business. The global coronavirus pandemic has jeopardized the health of our communities, impeded our ability to support local business — causing a historical spike in unemployment — and prevented us from connecting with friends and families.

In damaging the wellbeing of communities around the world, coronavirus has also hurt the wellbeing of small business stakeholders. So, if we want the economy to thrive in this new world, we need to do well by our neighbors.

EPA Names LG Electronics 2020 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year

Press Release

WASHINGTON, March 30, 2020 /3BL Media/ - LG Electronics has been named 2020 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The Sustained Excellence award recognizes LG’s continued leadership in protecting the environment through high-performing, energy efficient products loved by millions of consumers across the country.

Keep America Beautiful and the National Recycling Coalition Host Joint Recycling Market Development Workshop

Recycling Organizations Come Together in Memphis, Tennessee, to Address Challenges and Opportunities in a Recycling System in Transition
Press Release

STAMFORD, Conn., February 3, 2020 /3BL Media/ – To kick off the 2020 Keep America Beautiful®National Conference, national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful is leading  a one-day Recycling Market Development Workshop on Feb.

HanesBrands Renews U.S. EPA Smartway Transport Partnership to Support Environmental Stewardship

Company’s focus on tracking and reducing fuel use since 2008 has resulted in a 50% reduction in carbon emissions from shipping
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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., January 16, 2019 /3BL Media/ – HanesBrands today announced that the company has renewed its partnership with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s SmartWay Transport program.

Hanes, which has been a program partner for three years, recently submitted its data on shipping and energy-conservation efforts associated with the transportation of raw materials and distribution of finished products. The SmartWay Transport program reviewed and validated this information before approving the company’s partnership renewal.

Kimberly-Clark Receives 10th EPA SmartWay® Award, Marking 100M+ Gallons of Diesel Fuel Saved and Notable GHG Reductions

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Kimberly-Clark earned its 10th SmartWay® Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for leadership in environmentally responsible shipping.

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