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Green Consumers Who Value Status Will Pay More For Less

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) June 14, 2011 - A new study reveals consumers pay more for green products when they know others witness their purchase. Buying a green product - especially if it possesses inferior attributes - confers status and reputation on the "altruistic" buyer. 

Greenopolis June 2011 Newsletter

The latest news and events on sustainability from Greenopolis
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It’s been an eventful week for Greenopolis as we celebrated World Oceans Day, launched a new Facebook mini-game and attended the Sustainable Brands conference. For more on each, check out our recaps below:

 

World Oceans Day

The Greenopolis team was in full effect at the world-renowned Monterey Bay Aquarium to celebrate World Oceans Day on June 4th - 5th. Check out our Greenopolis TV videos discussing fun activities and the meaning of ocean gyres.

Co-Mingled Recycling Breaks Southwest Airlines Record

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We're proud to announce that in April our co-mingled recycling program diverted nearly half a million pounds, or 245 tons, from landfill space.  That's the weight of almost six Boeing 737-700 aircraft! Read more at www.blogsouthwest.com

 

 

When the Nile Runs Dry* - By Lester R. Brown at Earth Policy Institute

Earth Policy Institute is a nonprofit research organization dedicated to planning a sustainable future as well as providing a roadmap of how to get from here to there.
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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

BCLC Announces Key Sponsors of National R4 Conference

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Abbott, Allstate, FedEx, Intel, Microsoft, Siemens, and UPS are among the lead sponsors of the National R4 Conference at the Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV, July 18-20 2011. The conference—designed for corporate leaders in environmental innovation—is hosted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Business Civic Leadership Center, and is also supported by Baxter, Daimler, IBM, Kimberly Clark Corporation, Northwestern Energy, and TXU Energy.

Water Conservation Tips

Celebrate World Oceans Day by conserving water!
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Save water on World Oceans Day with this Green Guide Tip of the Week - turn off the faucet! Conserve this precious resource, water, as much as possible by shutting off the faucet when you brush your teeth, shave, even lather up. You can save gallons of water by doing so. One of my tips additionally is to plant native plants in your backyard or wherever you find an area to plant something. Make sure it's native which requires often a lot less water. Even Al Roker has a tip to conserving this precious resource. Hey Al! Turn off the faucet when you're brushing your teeth and you'll save gallons of water over a period of a year.

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Save water on World Oceans Day with this Green Guide Tip of the Week - turn off the faucet! Conserve this precious resource, water, as much as possible by shutting off the faucet when you brush your teeth, shave, even lather up. You can save gallons of water by doing so. One of my tips additionally is to plant native plants in your backyard or wherever you find an area to plant something. Make sure it's native which requires often a lot less water. Even Al Roker has a tip to conserving this precious resource. Hey Al! Turn off the faucet when you're brushing your teeth and you'll save gallons of water over a period of a year.

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10 best green marketing ebooks! - By Eco-Libris

Founded in 2007, Eco-Libris is a green company working to green up the book industry in the digital age by promoting the adoption of green practices in the book industry, balancing out books by planting trees, and helping to make e-reading greener.
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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

Cancer Now Leading Cause of Death in China - Earth Policy Institute

Earth Policy Institute is a nonprofit research organization dedicated to planning a sustainable future as well as providing a roadmap of how to get from here to there.
Summary: 

The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

Education Leads to Lower Fertility and Increased Prosperity - Earth Policy Institute

Earth Policy Institute is a nonprofit research organization dedicated to planning a sustainable future as well as providing a roadmap of how to get from here to there.
Summary: 

The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

Greening Government Conference

NBS Members Receive $300 Discount
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) May 16, 2011 - Join NBS Managing Director Tom Ewart at the 2nd Annual Greening Government Conference held on Tuesday, May 31 to Wednesday, June 1 at the Toronto Board of Trade. Tom will be addressing how companies can embed sustainability and assess their suppliers’ efforts. The conference itself provides a great opportunity to meet and build valuable relationships with various government officials, environmentally conscious organizations and suppliers from across Canada.

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