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Changing the Way We Do Business

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When was the last time you upended your life – reevaluated the way you work, radically shifted how you measure success – and convinced 100,000 people to do it with you?

Now consider how the pharmaceutical industry traditionally markets and sells its products:

Designing Inspiring and Healthy Workplaces

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As a healthcare company, we focus on how we can best support the wellbeing of patients, consumers, and our employees. We aim to create healthy, safe and inclusive workplaces where everyone at GSK can feel energized and inspired to realize their potential and help us meet global health challenges. And this means rethinking the physical structures where we spend much of our time.

Place matters to health

Fast-Tracking Our Response to Pandemics

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In the wake of global pandemics such as Ebola and Zika, there is consensus that the world needs to be better prepared.

Finding better ways to prepare

Hunting for Energy Savings

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You never know what you might find when you hunt for waste.

In 2010, we committed to reducing our environmental impact by 2020 in the following ways: 

Creating Bricks and Benches Out of Medical Waste

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There’s no way around it: researching and manufacturing life-saving medicines and vaccines produces waste. At GSK, we are changing our manufacturing processes to cut in half the amount of operational waste we generate by 2020, and shifting our perceptions to see waste as a potential resource.

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Private Investments In Green Tech Useful Metric In Tracking Progress For Inclusive Growth

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Hazel Henderson1Timothy Jack Nash2, and Rosalinda Sanquiche3

1President, Ethical Markets Media, USA hazel.henderson@ethicalmarkets.com

Director of Sustainability Research, Ethical Markets Media, Canada timothyjacknash@gmail.com

Mccrone: If Interest Rates Turn, Clean Energy Will Find it Tougher

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Originally posted by Bloomberg New Energy Finance.

By Angus McCrone
Chief Editor
Bloomberg New Energy Finance

The last time U.S. interest rates were on a sustained upward trend was just over 10 years ago, in summer 2006. George W Bush was president, ‘Hips Don’t Lie’ by Shakira was at the top of the charts on both sides of the Atlantic, and no one had heard of Justin Bieber.

Inside Chevrolet Malibu’s Environmental Backstory

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Many of the products and services we use are a statement of our values – it’s a reflection of who we are. Drivers of the Chevrolet Malibu with stop/start technology know they chose an efficient ride that gets up to 36 mpg on the highway. In recognition of World Environment Day coming up on June 5, we’re sharing some of the other lesser-known aspects of this sedan that appeal to those living an environmentally conscious lifestyle.

Carnival Corporation Significantly Increases Installations of Industry-First Exhaust Gas Cleaning Technology, Expands to More Than 70 Percent of Fleet

Carnival Corporation is investing as much as $400 million to expand innovative exhaust gas-cleaning technology to over 70 vessels across its brands, up from 32 announced last year
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A major advancement in environmental technology being used for first time in the restricted space of cruise ships, system uses filters and seawater to “scrub” emissions and significantly advance cleaner air quality for oceangoing vessels

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A major advancement in environmental technology being used for first time in the restricted space of cruise ships, system uses filters and seawater to “scrub” emissions and significantly advance cleaner air quality for oceangoing vessels

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