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Schneider Electric's Commitment to "Zero Waste to Landfill"

Zero waste to landfill means more waste recovery, and fewer wasted resources
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Nature has no landfills. But our economy is heavily "take-make-dispose." Rethinking our impact helps protect natural resources and we're working to make our supply chain more circular.

By 2020, 200 of our sites will be zero waste to landfill, meaning 95% of metal and 97% of non-metallic waste is recovered.

Learn more about Schneider Electric's commitment to sustainability here

DSM Unveils Ambitious Sustainability Targets in Coating Resins

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AMSTERDAM, March 20, 2019 /3BL Media/ -- Royal DSM, a global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, announced at the European Coatings Show (ECS), in Nuremberg, Germany, a series of ambitious sustainability targets for its Coating Resins business that will help it to become even more environmentally friendly in the coming years.

Purina: Committed to a Healthy Future for People and Pets

Pet care company makes significant reductions in water usage, greenhouse gas emissions and waste
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ST. LOUIS, April 20, 2018 /3BL Media/ -- Earth Day challenges individuals and organizations in the U.S. and around the world to think about what they can do to protect and improve the planet. Nestlé Purina, a leader in pet care, is investing in innovative ways to reduce its environmental impact, helping to ensure a healthy future for pets and the people who love them – today and in the future.

INFOGRAPHIC: Ahead of Schedule, Schneider Electric Celebrates the Accomplishment of 2017 Target at COP23

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To mark COP23, Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, is re-enforcing its aim to become carbon neutral by 2030.

SC Johnson Accelerates Pace to Meet Zero Waste to Landfill Goal

SC Johnson Manufacturing Plants Will Send Zero Manufacturing Waste to Landfills Ahead of 2021 Goal
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RACINE, Wis., October 4, 2017 /3BL Media/ – SC Johnson is poised to do at most of its manufacturing facilities what for many families seems impossible to do at home – throw nothing out. The company announced today that it is ahead of schedule in meeting a goal to send zero manufacturing waste to landfill from its factories by 2021. Already, more than 65 percent of SC Johnson facilities have achieved the zero manufacturing waste to landfill distinction.

Cox Enterprises Announces Seven Zero Waste to Landfill Facilities

Waste management key component of company’s national sustainability program
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November 15, 2016 /3BL Media/ - In celebration of America Recycles Day, Cox Enterprises is proud to announce seven of its locations have achieved zero waste to landfill status. Cox Conserves, the company’s national sustainability program, focuses on waste management and carbon and water conservation. The program engages each of the company’s major divisions: Cox Communications, Cox Automotive and Cox Media Group.

#WorldEnvironmentDay: Cox Enterprises Committed to Sustainability

Company seeks to send zero waste to landfill and become carbon and water neutral through Cox Conserves program

World Environment Day took place yesterday. At Cox Enterprises, we're continuing to celebrate it today and every day through Cox Conserves. We launched our national sustainability program in 2007 and have invested more than $100 million in sustainability and conservation initiatives since that time. Cox seeks to create positive environmental change in our communities by operating in ways that reduce our impact and inspire our employees, customers, suppliers and partners.

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The Top Mars News Stories of 2015


2015 marked another banner year for Mars, Incorporated and our many brands. From new production facilities to achieving sustainability goals, we achieved a lot this year. We’ve pulled together our 10 most exciting stories from the past 12 months so you can find everything all in one spot. 

#1 Mars Improved Commitment to Climate Change

Throughout 2015, Mars has made continued commitments to climate change and our ultimate goal of being Sustainable in a Generation. Three stories stick out:

Southface Presents Argon Award for Leadership in Sustainability to Cox Enterprises

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October 9, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Southface, the Southeast’s nonprofit leader in promoting sustainable homes, workplaces and communities, presented its 2015 Argon Award for leadership in sustainability to Cox Enterprises for its Cox Conserves sustainability program. Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed presented the award at the Southface Visionary Dinner.

Recycle,Yes; Landfill, No.

How one team seeks ways to cut waste, conserve resources

Matt Mercer and his team don’t let their successes in reducing waste and conserving resources stop them from always looking ahead at what they can do better.

“It’s a mindset of continuous improvement. When we put our recycling program in place, we thought, ‘Why stop there? Let’s see how we can eliminate all of the waste we send to landfills’,” said Mercer, environment and safety leader at Boeing’s Oklahoma City facility.



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