Natural Resources

Goldcorp Supports Quebec City’s Université Laval in creation of Goldcorp Research and Innovation Chair in Natural Resources and Energy Law

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Quebec, Quebec City, February 14, 2014 /3BL Media/ – As part of its continued commitment to the province of Quebec, Goldcorp Inc. today announced its support for the creation of the Goldcorp Research and Innovation Chair in Natural Resources and Energy Law at Université Laval.

Bacardi Is Pouring Resources into Building a Sustainable Future

Bacardi is launching a “good spirited” environmental initiative that features specific goals in sourcing, packaging and operations by 2022.
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  • Bacardi launches "Good Spirited" sustainability campaign to coincide with the company's 152ndanniversary.
  • Sustainabilility is part of the company's DNA.
  • Employee passion for sustainability.
  • Long history of sustainability as good business practice.
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  • Bacardi launches "Good Spirited" sustainability campaign to coincide with the company's 152ndanniversary.
  • Sustainabilility is part of the company's DNA.
  • Employee passion for sustainability.
  • Long history of sustainability as good business practice.

Ed Shirley, President & CEO of Bacardi Limited

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Protecting the natural resources we use to create our brands, at every step along the value chain, is central to our corporate responsibility. We’ve always set the bar high.

Now, we’re taking our solid, sustainable foundation to the next level with Good Spirited: Building a Sustainable Future. We are leading by example, building consumer confidence and trust. Our customers can enjoy our top-quality spirits brands knowing Bacardi  cares a great deal about the environment, our suppliers and our employees.

Bacardi Limited Continues to Reduce Impact on Natural Resources

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- Leading environmental and social responsibility achievements highlighted in new online Corporate Responsibility Report

  • Further improves industry-leading reductions in energy and water use
  • Strengthens responsible drinking and marketing initiatives
  • Sets industry first with target of 100 percent certified sustainable sugarcane
  • Remains only major spirits company with all facilities certified with internationally- recognized management systems for quality, environment, health and safety
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- Leading environmental and social responsibility achievements highlighted in new online Corporate Responsibility Report

  • Further improves industry-leading reductions in energy and water use
  • Strengthens responsible drinking and marketing initiatives
  • Sets industry first with target of 100 percent certified sustainable sugarcane
  • Remains only major spirits company with all facilities certified with internationally- recognized management systems for quality, environment, health and safety

What You Don't Know About Energy Vocabulary

The Great Energy Challenge Quiz
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You probably know words such as fracking and hydroelectricity, but how well do you really know the language that helps describe our energy landscape? Take the Energy Quiz, "What You Don't Know About Energy," and find out.

Visit The Great Energy Challenge Energy Quizz Hub and put your energy IQ to the test.

2012 Ecolab Sustainability Report: Addressing Complex Energy Issues

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The demand for energy worldwide is growing at an aggressive pace. Increasingly, companies must harness more energy while using fewer resources. At Ecolab, we’re personally inspired to deliver solutions to this challenge. In the simplest terms, we help customers within the global natural gas, petroleum and petrochemical industries solve their most technically complex problems safely.

The Road Less Travelled: New Paths to Mainstream Consumer Engagement

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Mainstream consumers can be a fickle bunch can’t they? They tell us in research that they want to be more green, that they WILL purchase more eco-friendly products in the next year ahead than the one prior.

Sustainability Is The Bottom Line

Sara Kendall, VP corporate affairs and sustainability, shares her first column in the Environmental Law Institute's "The Environmental Forum"
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This article is reprinted by permission from The Environmental Forum®, Nov./Dec. 2013.
Copyright © 2013, Environmental Law Institute®, Washington, D.C. www.eli.org.

“Knock on Wood” – We Can Have an Even Lower Impact!

Sustainable Floorboards in Container Shipping
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By Jacob Sterling, Head of Environment & CSR, Maersk Line

Container shipping is a business of steel and oil: Steel to build ships and containers, and oil to fuel the ships. Clearly, the use of wood in shipping was dropped when we abandoned wooden ships, or was it?

EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: A Roadmap Towards Quantifying and Managing Natural Capital Risk

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By Ivo Mulder, Liesel van Ast, and Rachel Mountain | 30 August 2013

“Despite mounting evidence, natural capital is hardly accounted for by capital and insurance markets. The Natural Capital Declaration aims to provide solutions.”

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