Inaugural Cisco Africa Women Leadership Network Program and MENA ITU ICT Day Help to Boost Future Outlook for Talented Young Women throughout Africa
(3BL Media) July 9, 2012 - Cisco is utilizing the power of Cisco TelePresence® technology to deliver impactful networking events designed to help talented young women in Africa boost their future outlook.
Efficient powertrain engineering center in Torino, Italy captures its spent energy
(3BL Media) Torino, Italy – June 29, 2012 –As visitors to the General Motors Powertrain Engineering Center in Torino walk the halls, they can often hear the whirring of engines being tested. But what they can’t hear is the excess energy being transferred back to the grid.
Within a year, the center has harvested 300,000 kilowatt hours of energy from test benches – equipment that tests various measures of a running engine.
Prestigious Independent panel praises CRedit360 for leadership position in sustainability software
(3BL Media) Cambridge, UK /Chicago, Il, USA - June 28, 2012 - On Monday 25th June, CRedit360 was honoured with the award for Best Sustainability Software at the 3rd Annual Ethical Corporation Awards in London. The award was announced at a dinner for over 180 of the world’s leading sustainability experts.
Seven pharmaceutical companies, including Sanofi and four research institutions, working with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, have entered into a partnership to speed up the discovery of essential new treatments for tuberculosis (TB). The partnership, known as the TB Drug Accelerator (TBDA), will target the discovery of new TB drugs by collaborating on early-stage research.
(3BL Media) Rio de Janeiro - June 21, 2012 - UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today accepted the full set of outcomes from the Rio+20 Corporate Sustainability Forum, including a listing of more than 200 business commitments.
(3BL Media) June 4, 2012 - With thousands of new drugs and medicines entering the market every year and chemistry touching nearly every part of our lives, there is an urgent need to develop chemical compounds in a responsible and sustainable manner.
Program Wins Menu Development Category for Using Kid-Created Recipes to Improve Student Nutrition Nationally
(3BL Media) Gaithersburg, MD - May 24, 2012 - Sodexo Future Chefs, a national program that encourages students to learn about good nutrition by creating their own fun, creative and healthy recipes, won the Innovator of the Year Award in the Menu Development category in the National Restaurant Association’s (NRA) inaugural Operator Innovations Awards. The Future Chefs national challenge was formally recognized at the NRA Show 2012 in Chicago.