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Oil Company Subsidies in Brazil a Huge Setback for Climate Action

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2 mentions4 days ago
COP23 may offer some glimmers of hope that global cooperation on climate change mitigation can continue, with or without the participation of the federal United States government. But while diplomats ...

New global survey reveals that everyone loves green energy

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2 mentions1 day ago
I have written many times about the high levels of public support in the US for renewable energy — support that has been strikingly consistent over the years, despite the ...

Reasons to Believe: Modern Agriculture and Climate Action

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3 mentions5 days ago
By Pam Strifler For at least 10,000 years, agriculture has been central to the way people live. Yet across that immense span of time, there probably has been no time ...

Marsh & McLennan Companies Releases 2015-2016 Corporate Citizenship Report

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2 mentions5 days ago
Marsh & McLennan Companies is a global professional services firm offering clients advice and solutions in risk, strategy and people. This week, the company published its fifth Corporate Citizenship Report.

Upgrading Technology and Farming Methods Will Help India's Mint Farmers: Mars

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2 mentions6 days ago
We use it in tea, lip balm, shampoos and a myriad of culinary recipes. It grows like a weed in North America, but is the currency of survival for many ...

Australia's reputation faces 'serious' risks if Adani loan goes ahead: Figueres

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2 mentions1 day ago
Providing a $1 billion loan to underwrite Adani's proposed mega coal mine in Queensland would have "serious negative impacts" for Australia's international reputation and "unpick the progress" of the Paris ...

World Toilet Day a Reminder 1 in 3 People Lack Access to Clean Sanitation

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3 mentions6 days ago
This Sunday, November 19, is World Toilet Day. First established in 2001 by the World Toilet Organization, the United Nations eventually made it one its official international days in 2013.

Westpac Group 2017 Sustainability Performance Report Shows Strong Progress Against Strategy

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2 mentions5 days ago
This year Westpac Group marked an extraordinary milestone in Australia’s history – becoming the nation’s first company to celebrate its 200th year in business. Throughout our history we have experienced ...

When Lean Business Principles Visit the Vegetable Farm

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2 mentions6 days ago
By Ben Hartman This article is adapted from Hartman’s book The Lean Farm Guide to Growing Vegetables (Chelsea Green, 2017) and is excerpted with permission from the publisher. In 2011 ...

Mining Giant Rio Tinto Sheds Coal for Good

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4 mentions7 days ago
Not even a decade ago, coal was an important part of Rio Tinto Group’s business portfolio. The Anglo-Australian mining coal giant once had a considerable number of such assets worldwide.

Expanded PET Plastic Recycling Could Help Boost the Circular Economy

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3 mentions3 days ago
The use of polyethylene terephthalate, or PET, has increased rapidly over the past two decades. Most customers are familiar with PET for its strength, making it a reliable material for ...

Cool Effect Carbon Projects Capture the Imagination, While Improving Lives

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3 mentions7 days ago
If you were to pick your favorite way to reduce carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, what would it be? Would it be helping an endangered species survive in Madagascar’s rainforest?

Illuminating Opportunities for Partnering in Disaster Zones

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2 mentions7 days ago
FAQs and System Test Add to CalendarFrom the unrelenting Syrian refugee crisis, devastating earthquakes in Haiti, Mexico, and Hurricanes Harvey, Maria and Irma – there was no shortage of disasters ...

Nasa map of Earth's seasons over 20 years highlights climate change

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2 mentions4 days ago
Nasa has captured 20 years of changing seasons in a striking new global map of planet Earth​. The data visualization, released this week, shows Earth’s fluctuations as seen from space.

UK considers tax on single-use plastics to tackle ocean pollution

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4 mentions4 days ago
The chancellor, Philip Hammond, will announce in next week’s budget a “call for evidence” on how taxes or other charges on single-use plastics such as takeaway cartons and packaging could ...

How to Find Meaning in a Job That Isn’t Your “True Calling”

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2 mentions3 days ago
Why do so few people find fulfillment in their work? A few years ago I posed this question to Amy Wrzesniewski, a Yale School of Management professor who studies these ...

Macron has vowed to replace every dollar Trump withdraws from efforts to tackle climate change

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2 mentions6 days ago
Emmanuel Macron has vowed to replace every dollar that is withdrawn from the UN’s climate change programme by Donald Trump. The French President told a UN climate summit in Bonn,

The Republican tax bill contains a sneaky break for private jet owners

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3 mentions3 days ago
The Senate GOP tax bill contains a tax break for owners of private jets. People that own jets would have payments relating to their exempted from an excise tax. The ...

Microsoft C.E.O. Says Tech’s Progress on Gender Equality Is ‘Not Sufficient’

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1 mentions5 days ago
“I was answering a question literally using my own personal experience without understanding the broader context of the question, which frankly is unacceptable,” he said. “My job is about creating ...

Here’s How Far the World Is From Meeting Its Climate Goals

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4 mentions6 days ago
Two years after countries signed a landmark climate agreement in Paris, the world remains far off course from preventing drastic global warming in the decades ahead. On Monday, the latest ...

When Your Company Makes You Queasy

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2 mentions1 week ago
It often starts with an awkward question during a family gathering or cocktail party: How could you work for that company? Is your employer making you queasy? More than a ...

Bankrupt Toys R Us seeks OK for $16 million in extra pay for top executives

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2 mentions5 days ago
WAYNE, N.J. — Bankrupt retailer Toys R Us is asking for approval to pay 17 of its senior executives $16 million in incentive pay. Those bonuses could be larger if ...

Green group, children sue Trump over climate change policies

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2 mentions2 days ago
Las Vegas Donald Trump North Korea By Devin Henry - Don't miss a brief. Sign up for our daily email. The Hill 1625 K Street, NW Suite 900 Washington DC ...

Christopher Steele believes his dossier on Trump-Russia is 70-90% accurate

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2 mentions7 days ago
Christopher Steele, the former British intelligence officer who compiled an explosive dossier of allegations of collusion between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin, believes it to 70% to 90% accurate,

Half of U.S. Spending Power Behind Paris Climate Agreement

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2 mentions6 days ago
A total of 20 U.S. states, 110 U.S. cities, and more than 1,400 businesses have pledged to cut their fossil-fuel emissions to ensure the U.S. meets its commitment under the ...

Seth's Blog: The work not yet done

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2 mentions3 days ago
Facebook: Seth's Facebook Twitter: @thisissethsblog The Dip Blog Books by Seth Godin Seth's Main Blog Seth's Squidoo Lens All Marketers Are Liars Blog SethGodin.com: Official Site Subscribe to Seth's Blog ...

Mellody Hobson, Ann-Marie Campbell and Thasunda Duckett on Diversity

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2 mentions4 days ago
Thasunda Duckett, CEO of consumer banking at JP Morgan Chase, wants to set one thing straight. “Diversity is not a business case. It is who we are and it is ...

Plastics found in stomachs of deepest sea creatures

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3 mentions5 days ago
Animals from the deepest places on Earth have been found with plastic in their stomachs, confirming fears that manmade fibres have contaminated the most remote places on the planet. The ...

Facing Public Outrage, Trump Puts Elephant Trophy Decision 'On Hold'

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2 mentions5 days ago
WASHINGTON — In the face of widespread public backlash, President Donald Trump announced late Friday that he has suspended his decision to reverse an Obama-era ban on the importation of ...

Bias from Incentives and Reinforcement

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2 mentions4 days ago
— Charlie Munger According to Charlie Munger, there are only a few forces more powerful than incentives. In his speech “The Psychology of Human Misjudgment,” he reflects on how the ...

Most of UK's fruit and veg is from other EU nations 'so Brexit impact may be dramatic'

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2 mentions7 days ago
The UK faces serious health implications if the government fails to agree a Brexit deal, finds a report that says of 35 portions of fruit and vegetables, a figure relating ...

The 3BL Case for the UN Sustainable Development Goals

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3 mentions2 weeks ago
This weekend, United Nations member states will adopt a new set of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the three-day UN Sustainable Development Summit. The new goals replace the Millennium Development ...

Over 36 Major Brands Pledge to Achieve Sustainable Cotton by 2025

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2 mentions1 week ago
Print Alerts Submitted by: Textile Exchange Categories: Environment, Corporate Social Responsibility Posted: Oct 11, 2017 – 07:05 PM ESTInspiring panel of sustainable cotton representatives lead by Justin Mundy of HRH ...

Coming to Your Thanksgiving Table: Traceability for Turkey

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2 mentions2 weeks ago
Thanksgiving is less than three weeks away, which means a great time ahead for (most) families, but a terrible time for turkeys. Approximately 46 million turkeys are consumed every year ...

Salesforce.org, From Corporate Philanthropy to Social Enterprise

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5 mentions2 weeks ago
For 18 years, Salesforce.org has been central to the customer relationship management (CRM) and cloud computing giant’s culture. The company has long touted what it describes its technology as a ...

Under Trump, Triple Whammy For Last Remaining Coal Miners In USA

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2 mentions2 weeks ago
U.S. President Donald Trump built his campaign around the promise to bring back coal mining jobs, but so far his rhetoric has failed to produce meaningful action on behalf of ...

Major U.S. Businesses Have Pledged to Act on Climate. Here's What That Looks Like.

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2 mentions1 week ago
||PrintCountry negotiators are in the spotlight at UN climate negotiations in Bonn. But the private sector will be represented at COP23 as well, particularly from the United States. Major U.S.

New Life for Denim: Post-Consumer Waste Jeans

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3 mentions2 weeks ago
By David Shuck, Heddels It’s no secret that we buy more clothes than we can actually use. Americans alone toss out more than 13 million tons of clothing annually, but ...

Americans Eating Fewer Leftovers, Food Waste on the Rise

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2 mentions2 weeks ago
We’ve all done it: we ordered that massive bowl of pasta or a few too many dishes at the local Chinese or Indian restaurant. No problem, we just have the ...

Russia used 419 fake accounts to tweet about Brexit, data shows

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2 mentions1 week ago
Concern about Russian influence in British politics has intensified as it emerged that more than 400 fake Twitter accounts believed to be run from St Petersburg published posts about Brexit.

Papa John’s and the NFL: Just Another Excuse to Mask Poor Sales Performance?

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2 mentions2 weeks ago
The newswires, and social media, have been buzzing over Papa John’s CEO blaming the National Football League for his company’s decline in sales. “The NFL has hurt us. More importantly,

150 Organizations Call for Ban on ‘Biodegradable’ Plastic Packaging

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2 mentions2 weeks ago
For several years, oxo-degradable plastic packaging was hailed as one solution to cope with mounting pollution and overwhelmed municipal waste streams. These materials could be made out of conventional plastic ...

Nestlé’s Switch to Cage-Fee Eggs Demonstrates Why Companies Can’t Ignore Millennials

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3 mentions2 weeks ago
Last week, Nestlé announced that it will commit to sourcing only cage-free eggs across its entire global supply chain by 2025. This pledge comes almost two years after its U.S.

Small Business Ideas and Resources for Entrepreneurs

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2 mentions7 days ago
Highlights Wire Lead Featured Special Reports World's Coolest Offices See More on World's Coolest Offices Coolest College Startups See More on Coolest College Startups Founders 40 See More on Founders ...

The Real Story Behind Those Desperate Notes That Zara Workers Left In Clothes

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2 mentions2 weeks ago
A ruthless factory owner. A shuttered sewing facility. Unpaid laborers reportedly walking into a Zara store in Istanbul to attach tags saying, “I made this item you are going to ...

What Explains U.S. Mass Shootings? International Comparisons Suggest an Answer

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5 mentions2 weeks ago
Worldwide, Mr. Lankford found, a country’s rate of gun ownership correlated with the odds it would experience a mass shooting. This relationship held even when he excluded the United States,

Syria Vows To Sign Paris Agreement, Leaving U.S. Alone In Climate Denial

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2 mentions2 weeks ago
Syria took a break on Tuesday from its gruesome six-year civil war to announce plans to sign the Paris climate agreement, leaving the United States as the only country to ...

Momentum picks up on Paris Agreement goals

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2 mentions2 weeks ago
Monday, November 6, 2017 - 1:30amIn the face of United States federal inertia regarding the Paris Agreement, a cluster of initiatives driven by corporations and NGOs has sprung up to ...

Exclusive: 38% of Fortune 50 Publicly Support the Sustainable Development Goals

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11 mentions2 weeks ago
At the 2017 Commit!Forum, Megan DeYoung from Corporate Citizenship took to the stage with John Friedman for WGL to share some exciting findings about everyone’s favorite topic: Sustainable Development Goals ...

Marathon Petroleum Corp. Expands Safety and Greenhouse Gas Data Reporting

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2 mentions2 weeks ago
Marathon Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: MPC) has released its 2017 Citizenship Report, which includes expanded data on safety, greenhouse gas emissions, process safety events, waste generation and more. “Transparency about how ...
 

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