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Circular Economy Briefing – Complimentary

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Transitioning from a linear to a circular economy is one of the biggest challenges the industry faces, reducing waste is of paramount importance to ensuring the safety of the planet. It also presents an opportunity for business to drive change through innovation and collaboration.
 
To help you grasp the opportunity circularity presents Ethical Corporation has just produced a 42-page management report with expert response and analysis providing comprehensive insight into transitioning to a circular economy.
 

Hallmark Is Converting Gift Wrap Into Energy

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In 2017, Hallmark Greetings celebrated the 100th anniversary of gift wrap by telling the story of how the Hall Brothers invented the product in 1917.

During the Christmas season, the Leavenworth team hosted national TV crews from NBC’s "Today Show," ABC’s "Made in America," and Hallmark Channel’s "Home & Family." That meant plenty of bright lights and cameras at the Leavenworth Production Center, where gift wrap is manufactured for North America and the United Kingdom.

FCA US Recognized as Health, Safety and Energy Leader in Automotive Manufacturing

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  • More manufacturing facilities certified in both ISO 50001 and OHSAS 18001 than any other automotive company in North America
  • Thirty-one sites certified in 24 months
  • Certified facilities account for 98 percent of manufacturing’s total energy usage
  • Plants reduced injuries by 33 percent and energy consumption per vehicle by 8 percent in one year
  • Certifications build on core values of World Class Manufacturing methodology
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  • More manufacturing facilities certified in both ISO 50001 and OHSAS 18001 than any other automotive company in North America
  • Thirty-one sites certified in 24 months
  • Certified facilities account for 98 percent of manufacturing’s total energy usage
  • Plants reduced injuries by 33 percent and energy consumption per vehicle by 8 percent in one year
  • Certifications build on core values of World Class Manufacturing methodology

Down to Earth – Even in the Air!

JetBlue Customers Encouraged for Onboard Recycling
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Onboard recycling is part of our initiative to do everything we 'can' to help reduce the amount of waste generated. Thanks to customers and crewmembers, in the last year, we recycled tens of millions of bottles and cans – which is a 'cycle' we hope to repeat for years to come!

Watch the video on Youtube here

Sappi Fine Paper North America Releases 2013 Sustainability Report

Third Annual Report Underscores Strategic Investments for Future Growth
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BOSTON, January 29, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Sappi Fine Paper North America today announced its 2013 Sustainability Report, the company’s third annual regional report highlighting a transformative year of strategic investments across the business to drive sustainability and long-term growth. The report details enhancements in facilities and products as well as impactful contributions to surrounding communities over the 2013 fiscal year.

VIDEO - Toyota + Cleaner Operations: Reducing Waste and Saving Water

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Team members at Toyota's assembly plant in Indiana have come up with some pretty innovative ways to reduce waste. Changing the treatment chemical for wastewater turned the resulting sludge into a perfect replacement for cement in cement kilns. For more information, visit http://www.toyota.com/environmentrepo...

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