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Brands Taking Stands | Climate Change Tops the Issues Agenda Across S&P 500

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Climate Change Tops the Issues Agenda Across S&P 500

Of the several big issues that have attracted the attention of brands taking stands recently, climate change looks to be topping the agendas of the world’s largest companies.

Using the Science of Partnerships to Drive Patient Impact

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In Africa, patients can outnumber doctors 3,000 to 1. That’s one of the reasons why Pfizer is dedicated to fostering innovative partnerships that allow us to mobilize resources to help find new and unique solutions that increase access to needed health care.

Our colleague Willy Soriney, Strategic Partnership Director, works in Kenya using the science of partnerships to look for new approaches that can speed access to critical health interventions and fill unmet medical needs, bringing quality health care to those who need it most.

PNC Foundation Supports Cool Globes Exhibit in Pittsburgh

Artwork Highlighting Climate, Environment Unveiled with Support from Heinz Endowments, PNC Foundation
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PITTSBURGH, June 18, 2018 /3BL Media/ – Today, Mayor William Peduto is excited to announce the grand opening of Cool Globes in Pittsburgh.  The nearly 30 large globe sculptures - described as “public art with a purpose”- will be on display in Market Square, PPG Plaza and Gateway Center through early October. Cool Globes: Hot Ideas for a Cooler Planet aims to raise awareness of and inspire viewers to take actions on climate change.

Cigna Corporate Responsibility Report Highlights Key Environmental, Social, Governance Efforts

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  • Lowered opioid use among customers by 25 percent
  • Delivered 10,000 free health screenings nationwide
  • Established new 2020 environmental sustainability targets
  • Provided $21 million in Cigna philanthropic giving
  • Progressed toward UN Sustainable Development Goals

Richard Crowther Appointed Food & Beverage Segment Leader

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June 18, 2018 /3BL Media/ - Antea Group is pleased to announce that Richard Crowther, Senior Consultant based in Atlanta, has been appointed to lead our Food & Beverage Segment. With over 25 years of engineering and management experience in the utility and beverage industries, Richard specializes in sustainability program planning, energy and water efficiency improvements, EHS compliance, environmental liability management, carbon footprint reduction and large-scale energy management programs including alternative energy project development.

Looking Past Linear: Making Progress Towards Circular Economy Goals

Insights from The Silicon Valley Leadership Group's Energy and Sustainability Summit
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Discarded plastic bottles become parts of ink cartridges. Repair can be more sustainable than recycling. China bans the import of certain types of plastic waste. All these talking points were part of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group’s May 2018 Energy and Sustainability Summit in California.

Antea Group’s Pamela Gordon, who was a panel lead at the summit, blogs about discussions on the necessity of moving from a linear to a circular economy.

National Grid Releases Northeast 80x50 Pathway

Pathway outlines how to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 80 percent by 2050
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WALTHAM, MA,  June 15, 2018 /3BL Media/ – National Grid, one of the nation’s largest investor-owned utilities, today released the “Northeast 80x50 Pathway,” a blueprint for drastically reducing greenhouse gas emissions 80 percent below 1990 levels by 2050 (“80x50”). The Pathway is the first of its kind in the Northeast.

Sodexo’s Sustainability Efforts at Loyola Marymount University Recognized by the Green Restaurant Association

The Lair Marketplace at Loyola Marymount University, operated by Sodexo, becomes the first university dining facility to achieve over 400 GreenPoints™ on the Green Restaurant Association certification scale
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GAITHERSBURG, Md., June 19, 2018 /3BL Media/ – Sodexo, a food and facilities management company committed to delivering Quality of Life services, announced today that its Lair Marketplace at Loyola Marymount University earned over 400 GreenPoints™ on the Green Restaurant Association (GRA) certification scale, making it the first University dining facility to achieve this honor.

Connecticut Embraces Revolution

Deepwater wins battle to supply US state with 200MW of offshore wind
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National Grid Ventures added: "We are excited for the continued growth of the offshore industry in the US and are proud to advance a clean energy transition for the good of customers, local communities and the environment for generations to come.”

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Doing a Lot With a Little: How Digital LDAR Support Makes an O&G EHS Manager’s Job Easier

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Leak Detection and Repair (LDAR) in the oil and gas industry has an efficiency gap between the recording and organizing of field data. The traditional method of transferring notes for all those leaks is way too slow, painstaking, error-prone, imperfect.

Antea Group’s LDAR Dashboard app is intuitive, does your work in one step and comes with customizable input and output forms. Get more info at our blog.

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