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Source Intelligence and Schneider Electric Sign Strategic Services Agreement to Expand Sustainability, Energy Management, Environmental Health & Safety Services Offering

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March 18, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Today Source Intelligence®, a Source 44 Company and Schneider Electric announced they have signed a reciprocal Strategic Services Agreement whereby Schneider Electric will utilize the Source Intelligence® platform to expand their Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) and sustainability compliance services. While Source Intelligence® will utilize Schneider Electric’s Resource Advisor® platform to expand their own managed sustainability services offering.

Eliminating Waste Completely by 2050

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The World Business Council for Sustainable Development aims to eliminate waste completely by 2050. It's a tall order that requires aggressive incremental goals if it's to be achieved.  The proposed goals are a tall order: closed-loop design and zero waste to landfill are both slated for completion by 2020.  The winter meeting of the United States Business Council for Sustainable Development took place earlier this month in Austin, Texas.  It kicked off with a vision—Vision 2050, to be exact.

Anvil's 2012 Interim CSR Report -“Growing Into the Future”

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January 17, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Anvil’s 2012 Interim CSR Report, “Growing Into the Future,” presents the company’s progress and results for the 2011 fiscal year with regards to Anvil’s three CSR pillars: social, product and environmental responsibility.

GE’s Growth in Brazil Seeks to Leapfrog Over Pollution and Wasteful Ways

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Brazil proves it is possible: A country can be a laboratory for ideas about creating a future that protects, respects, and restores the environment, while meeting the needs of the prospering masses. The environmentally savvy population, business community, and policy leaders can lead by example as Brazil “leapfrogs” directly to technologies that make the most of precious natural resources.

ConAgra Foods Announces Zero Waste Champions

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OMAHA, Neb., Nov. 15, 2012 /3BL Media/ – In celebration of America Recycles Day, ConAgra Foods announced its annual Zero Waste Champion award winners today, recognizing 17 facilities that have reached a major environmental milestone: diverting more than 95 percent of solid waste from landfills through reuse and recycling. These facilities –representing nearly 75 percent of the company’s total waste generation – helped ConAgra Foods achieve a 91 percent waste diversion rate in fiscal year 2012.

City of Carrollton’s Recycling Rewards Brought by Waste Management Just Got Better

Residents can now sign up for Recyclebank and start earning reward points that can be redeemed for hundreds of discounts and deals
Press Release

CARROLLTON, TEXAS., October. 19, 2012 /3BL Media - The City of Carrollton, in partnership with Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) and Recyclebank®, today announced that it now offers Recyclebank’s recycling rewards program to Carrollton residents. Recyclebank rewards people for taking everyday green actions, such as recycling, with discounts and deals from locally-based businesses and national brands.

Darden's Waste Reduction

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In 2009, Darden set an ambitious goal to one day send zero waste to landfill. Since that time, we have taken a number of steps to help move our company down that path.

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Hilton Worldwide Joins Feeding America and The Global FoodBanking Network to Minimize Food Waste and Alleviate Hunger

Hotels launch pilot food donation systems in nine markets on World Food Day
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MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 16, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Today, on World Food Day, Hilton Worldwide announced multi-year partnerships with Feeding America and The Global FoodBanking Network to secure food and reduce hunger in communities where it operates around the globe.

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