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Merck Inducted Into US Chamber of Commerce’s Corporate Citizenship Hall of Fame for Long-Term Commitment to Corporate Responsibility

The Chamber of Commerce announced its 20th Annual Citizens Awards in Washington D.C.
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On Thursday, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce inducted Merck into the inaugural Corporate Citizenship Hall of Fame, which documents the living history of corporate philanthropy and social responsibility.

As Trump Steps Back From Climate Talks, Coke and HP Move In

by Jennifer A. Dlouhy
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On the fringes of the ongoing global climate summit in Bonn, U.S. leaders will once again demonstrate their commitment to the issue, with a packed agenda of film screenings, panel discussions and cocktail parties where they will highlight the country’s carbon dioxide cuts.

Unlike past years, however, the leaders are from corporate America -- not the White House.

Free Roundtable on Water Stewardship

Event will Explore Business Action to Solve Water Challenges
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A 2014 Pacific Institute and VOX Global survey of major U.S. corporations found that 60% of companies believe water challenges will negatively affect business growth and profitability within five years. Despite growing concerns, most companies are not increasing the breadth and scale of their water risk management practices. In fact, nearly 70% said their current level of investment in water management is sufficient.

Register: Cultivating Local Impact

Join the Impact Equation September 8-10 in DC
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Cultivating Local Impact

September 8, 2014, 10:20 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.

Free Webinar: How Companies Can Help Increase Recycling in the U.S.

Webinar Will Explore Recycling Solutions
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American cities, consumer goods companies, and retailers are facing a financial and environmental crisis: we are currently spending billions of dollars to landfill products and packaging when, instead, they could be sold to the recycling industry. These valuable commodities could be recycled, drive costs efficiency, and create jobs. There are many benefits to recycling including the reduction in manufacturing costs for consumer goods, reduction in landfill disposal costs, increased revenue for municipalities, and creation of local jobs.

Leadership from PYXERA Global Attends COMMIT! Forum and BCLC Annual Corporate Responsibility Conference

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Washington, DC, October 11, 2013 /3BL Media/ –This week, Deirdre White, CEO of PYXERA Global attended and presented at the COMMIT! Forum in New York City as well as the US Chamber of Commerce’s BCLC Annual Corporate Responsibility Conference in Washington, DC. Both events, though different in scope and size, had a common theme—business as a driver for progress and social change.

Passion Underpins Purpose and Partnerships

By Katie, GSK Community Partnerships
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What do Sanlin Town in Shanghai and Nairobi's Kibera slum have in common?  They are two poor communities where GSK employees are deeply committed to local partnerships--and both were recognized last week as gold standards in global corporate citizenship.

Exceptional Line Up of Leaders for Environmental Innovation

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Washington, D.C. - June 15, 2011 - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Business Civic Leadership Center announces expert speakers for the National R4 Conference at the Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV, July 18-20 2011.

The following leaders in environmental innovation will join BCLC in Las Vegas:

BCLC Announces Key Sponsors of National R4 Conference

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Abbott, Allstate, FedEx, Intel, Microsoft, Siemens, and UPS are among the lead sponsors of the National R4 Conference at the Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV, July 18-20 2011. The conference—designed for corporate leaders in environmental innovation—is hosted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Business Civic Leadership Center, and is also supported by Baxter, Daimler, IBM, Kimberly Clark Corporation, Northwestern Energy, and TXU Energy.

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