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New Report Shows Illegal Russian Crab Entering US Market

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WASHINGTON, DC, October 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Crab stocks in the Russian Far East are at risk of collapse due to overharvest from rampant illegal fishing, a new World Wildlife Fund (WWF) report shows. An analysis of more than 10 years of trade and customs data reveals major discrepancies between the reported amount of crab caught in Russian waters and the amount imported into receiving countries, including the US. The study shows that during that period, between two to four times the legal harvest limit has entered the global marketplace.

Sustainable Brands Releases 2015 Global Event Calendar

Now accepting speaker nominations; community engagement opportunities available
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SAN FRANCISCO, October 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Sustainable Brands® recently announced its 2015 global events calendar.

Caesars Foundation Continues its Commitment to Education, Launches Career Exploration Class at Chaparral High School

Caesars Foundation, Caesars Entertainment, Communities in Schools Southern Nevada, Teach For America and Vegas PBS Join Forces to Teach Hands-On, Career Focused Course
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LAS VEGAS, October 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ Chaparral High School, a local high-needs school previously adopted by Caesars Foundation, will now offer a Career Exploration class through a collaborative partnership with the Foundation, Caesars Entertainment, Communities in Schools of Southern Nevada, Teach For America and Vegas PBS.

UN Global Compact Bulletin (October 2014)

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The UN Global Compact Bulletin is designed to keep participants up to date on news, engagement opportunities, resources and events. Participants are encouraged to look to this monthly communication for important information. Please note that engagement opportunities and events are intended for Global Compact stakeholders unless otherwise indicated. The Bulletin is published in EnglishFrenchSpanish and Chinese

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The UN Global Compact Bulletin is designed to keep participants up to date on news, engagement opportunities, resources and events. Participants are encouraged to look to this monthly communication for important information. Please note that engagement opportunities and events are intended for Global Compact stakeholders unless otherwise indicated. The Bulletin is published in EnglishFrenchSpanish and Chinese

Ground-Breaking Research Busts Common Myths About Air-Sealing Houses

Homeowners could save big bucks on utility bills by air sealing these 5 house joints.
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SEATTLE, October 15, 2014 /3BL Media/ — In a typical residence, there is nearly one mile of exterior joints that can leak air. That’s 5,280 feet of potential problems.

Owens Corning, a leading residential insulation industry innovator backed by 75 years of building science expertise, decided to conduct research that would quantify the leakage characteristics of the most important joints/openings in a residential structure and prioritize them in terms of the cost to seal it—an air leakage bang for the buck ranking of the joints/openings.

AIDA Cruises: Michael Ungerer and Dr. Monika Griefahn Receive 2014 B.A.U.M. Environmental Award

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October 14, 2014 /3BL Media/ - On Monday, September 29, 2014, AIDA President Michael Ungerer and Dr. Monika Griefahn, Chief Sustainability Officer for AIDA Cruises, received the renowned B.A.U.M. Environmental Award in the category “large companies.” The ceremony took place in Hamburg as part of the annual conference for the 30th anniversary of B.A.U.M. e.V.

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights October 8, 2014

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights October 8, 2014
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Recent Research Conducted by the Governance & Accountability Institute Attempts to Answer Important Questions for Company Management

In the months of October, November and December each week we will be releasing the top 10 GRI sustainability aspects from three different sectors. The results are based on G&A's "Sustainability - What Matters?" analysis of 1,246 sustainability reports, across 35 sectors, for their level of disclosure around 84 GRI Performance Indicators, and 37 GRI Aspects.

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights September 30, 2014

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights September 30, 2014
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Corporate Sustainability Reporting is on the Rise But is the Disclosure Falling Short of Expectations?

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