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Apparel names Anvil as a 2011 Sustainability All-Star Award Winner

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Apparel’s third annual Sustainability All Stars program found five companies, including Anvil Knitwear, determined to drive difference for people and planet — bringing profits along for the ride.

Winners were chosen based not on specific criteria in particular categories, such as use of organic materials, energy policy, wastewater management, recycling initiatives or social issues, but for demonstrating a commitment toward making their businesses more sustainable in specific ways, and a plan to continue down that path.

Fair Trade Certified Organic Imports Skyrocket

Fair Trade USA’s 2010 Almanac Highlights Reflects Dramatic Growth in Fair Trade Certified Organic Imports and Community Investments
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The 2010 Fair Trade Almanac showcases record volumes of Fair Trade Certified imports, a dramatic increase in organic imports, expansion into popular new product categories, a surge in consumer demand and increased brand recognition for Fair Trade Certified goods. This continues to parallel overall growth in consumer awareness of Fair Trade, which has quadrupled in the past five years. 

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The 2010 Fair Trade Almanac showcases record volumes of Fair Trade Certified imports, a dramatic increase in organic imports, expansion into popular new product categories, a surge in consumer demand and increased brand recognition for Fair Trade Certified goods. This continues to parallel overall growth in consumer awareness of Fair Trade, which has quadrupled in the past five years. 

Do You Know the Sustainable Business Trends for 2011?

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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"There is at least one point in the history of any company when you have to change dramatically to rise to the next level of performance. Miss that moment - and you start to decline." ~ Andy Grove, Intel 

Sure, let's call HFCS what it really is - by Michael Prager

Michael Prager, the author of “Fat Boy Thin Man,” blogs about food politics at michaelprager.com.
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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.
 

Tips to Navigating the Green Waters

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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Are you lost in a sea of green?  Without a guide book to navigate the way, the growth in public eco awareness has been largely through personal experience and situational application.  While general concepts can be used to describe the broad topic of living green, many of our clients approach us with confusion as to where to start in living a sustainable lifestyle.        

EcoFarm Attendees Criticize USDA Decision to Allow GMO Alfalfa

Organic farmers and dairy producers voice concerns from national conference about potential bio-contamination
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Ecological Farming Association responds to USDA ruling allowing GMO Alfalfa, voicing concern about the impact on sustainable agriculture.

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Ecological Farming Association responds to USDA ruling allowing GMO Alfalfa, voicing concern about the impact on sustainable agriculture.

The Two Sides of Responsibility - A blog by Michael Prager

Michael Prager, the author of “Fat Boy Thin Man,” blogs about food politics at michaelprager.com.
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.

Sparkle Organically for the 2010 Holidays

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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Holiday parties are just around the corner and who doesn't want to sparkle and light up the room?  This holiday season, clients from our personal sustainability programs are opting to sparkle organically via organic makeup. 

An Eco-Holiday Tale of Good Tidings and PeopleTowels Cheer

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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"Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house

Create A Customized PeaceKeeper Care Package For The Holidays!

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This Holiday Season, PeaceKeeper Cause-Metics invites you to create a Custom Cosmetics Care Package!  With your choice of our award-winning eco-friendly cosmetics, you can shop for sustainable gifts that will last forever--all while empowering women around the world. 

PeaceKeeper is the first cosmetics company to donate ALL after-tax, non-distributable profits to women's health advocacy and urgent human rights issues.  Our products are made with organic ingredients, sourced from farmers operating under micro-credit loans in developing countries.  For more information, visit www.iamapeacekeeper.com or call 212 673 2233.

 

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This Holiday Season, PeaceKeeper Cause-Metics invites you to create a Custom Cosmetics Care Package!  With your choice of our award-winning eco-friendly cosmetics, you can shop for sustainable gifts that will last forever--all while empowering women around the world. 

PeaceKeeper is the first cosmetics company to donate ALL after-tax, non-distributable profits to women's health advocacy and urgent human rights issues.  Our products are made with organic ingredients, sourced from farmers operating under micro-credit loans in developing countries.  For more information, visit www.iamapeacekeeper.com or call 212 673 2233.

 

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