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#ParksAndRecreationMonth: Cox Enterprises’ COO Alex Taylor Shows How “Actions Speak” in Tulsa

Jul 27, 2017 11:30 AM ET - At a recent river cleanup,Cox Enterprises’ COO Alex Taylor demonstrated that he doesn’t just “talk the talk” when it comes to advocating for the environment. Alex joined about 200 #TeamCox volunteers, representing all of the company’s divisions (...

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New CSRHub Bulk Extract Tool Simplifies CSR/ESG Analysis

Jul 27, 2017 11:00 AM ET - The team at CSRHub has just launched the new Bulk Extract Dashboard tool – a powerful Macro-enabled Excel template for quickly comparing large numbers of companies and CSR data.

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Don’t Start Your Engines! Duke Energy Project Tackles Truck Idling

Jul 27, 2017 10:00 AM ET - A total of 36 electric power outlets will help trucks at the Merchants Distributors, LLC (MDI) distribution center in Hickory cut costs and lower air emissions as part of a Duke Energy $320,000 electrification project.

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Driving Innovation in Coffee Capsule Recycling

Jul 27, 2017 10:00 AM ET - As a company that relies on aluminium to protect the freshness and aromas of its highest quality coffee, Nespresso recognises the need for a responsible approach to the use of aluminium and its obligation to preserve natural resources.

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Munson Healthcare Receives $120,000 Donation For Traverse City Michigan Kids Creek Restoration Project

Jul 27, 2017 10:00 AM ET - A generous donation was awarded to help phase two of a Munson Medical Center project. Traverse City officials, the Watershed Center and even U.S. senators were at Munson Medical Center Friday morning as they received a $120,000 check from Consumers...

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TD Bank Group Named One of Canada's Greenest Employers Nine Years in a Row

Jul 27, 2017 9:15 AM ET - For the ninth year in a row, TD Bank Group was recognized as one of Canada's greenest employers by Canada's Top 100 Employers (Mediacorp Canada Inc). The award evaluates the environmental leadership of organizations based on a variety of...

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Bringing Decision Science to Sustainability

Jul 27, 2017 9:15 AM ET - Domtar’s pulp mills are, in essence, biorefineries designed to separate and extract the natural chemical building blocks of wood. Cellulose is used to make paper, but the other biochemicals from wood are also valuable as feedstocks for products...

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NRG Sustainability Commitments Stronger Than Ever

Jul 27, 2017 8:35 AM ET - I proudly joined NRG exactly one year ago as the new head of sustainability, knowing I was joining the power sector at a time of rapid transformation. It’s an exciting time of technology and business model...

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How Corporate Gardens Help Grow Employee Wellness

Jul 27, 2017 8:15 AM ET - While corporate gardens are perhaps an unconventional office perk, the potential benefits are obvious enough—fresh air, exercise, team building and, of course, food (for company employees and their communities).

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Nestlé Waters N.A. Awarded First AWS Certificate in North America by SCS Global Services

Jul 27, 2017 8:00 AM ET - SCS Global Services congratulates Nestlé Waters North America, the first facility in North America to earn Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) Certification.

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Helping Reduce Food Waste in Canada

Jul 27, 2017 8:00 AM ET - Tetra Tech’s evaluation of the potential of food waste reduction strategies in Canada was highlighted in Recycling Product News in June 2017. For a National Zero Waste Council-commissioned study, Tetra Tech and Boston Consulting identified that...

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Republic Services Participates in Corvallis Community’s ‘Couch Patrol’

Jul 26, 2017 4:30 PM ET - The City of Corvallis, Republic Services and other local partners teamed up for what is locally referred to as Couch Patrol. The idea came out of a Rental Property Managers Group meeting at the Corvallis Elks Lodge last May, and has turned into a...

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Prairifire Flowering Crabapple: Rose of the Tree World

Jul 26, 2017 3:30 PM ET - Not only do Prairifire flowers hold their attractive color rather than fading like some flowering trees, the bloom is also long-lasting. This is because flowers are produced both on branch spurs and from axillary buds at the base of leaves.

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Craft Brewery Taps Into Electricity, Creates Niche in Crowded Industry

Jul 26, 2017 2:00 PM ET - MURRIETA, Calif. — As the craft beer industry continues to grow, a small brewery in Murrieta has carved out a special niche for itself. Unlike most breweries that use natural gas, Electric Brewing Co. uses electricity to make its popular beer.

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Nestlé Waters Factory Becomes First Facility in North America to Achieve Prestigious Water Certification

Jul 26, 2017 1:55 PM ET - ONTARIO, Calif., July 26, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Nestlé Waters North America announced today that its Ontario, California, factory received certification for meeting the Alliance for Water Stewardship (...

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10 Companies Making Healthy Interior Products

Jul 26, 2017 1:30 PM ET - A prominent feature of the International Living Future Institute's Living Product Expo are the products themselves, made with innovative materials by companies who are pushing the...

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Domtar's Sustainability Monthly Minute | July 2017

Jul 26, 2017 12:10 PM ET -   Domtar Releases 2017 Sustainability Report   ...

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Biomimicry @ 20: A Conversation with Janine Benyus

Jul 26, 2017 10:00 AM ET - Joel Makower of GreenBiz interviews Janine Benyus 20 years into her Biomimicry journey.

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Ecocentricity Blog: Nature is a Great Alarm Clock

Jul 26, 2017 9:30 AM ET - We are not separate from nature. We are nature. Walking along the muddy trails of that rainforest, I felt welcome. I experienced being a part of nature.

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Four Key Steps to Optimizing Data for Enterprise Asset Management

Jul 26, 2017 9:00 AM ET - Many water leaders face a conundrum – they know massive system investments are needed, but have a steep hill to climb to gain necessary approvals and rate recovery for such investments. Stand-alone, multimillion dollar technology programs often take...

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Impact Investing 2.0: How More Companies Are Doing Well by Doing Good

Jul 26, 2017 8:45 AM ET - At Nestlé Waters North America, we recently announced an impact investment into the Closed Loop Fund (CLF). The organization’s mission is to increase the scale of recycling infrastructure to create a more circular economy.

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Volver a La Naturaleza, El Legado Ambiental De Marlin

Jul 26, 2017 8:15 AM ET - La mina Marlin de Goldcorp cesó su producción el 31 de mayo de 2017, marcando el final de más de una década de fuertes lazos comunitarios y prácticas de minería sustentables. Ubicada en el altiplano occidental de Guatemala, en el municipio de San...

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Atlas Copco Opens LEED Certified Plant in South Carolina

Jul 26, 2017 7:50 AM ET - Atlas Copco celebrated the grand opening of our new, LEED Certified, South Carolina plant with tours, speeches and a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The facility will help us continue to deliver sustainable productivity.

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Marathon Oil Corporation Releases 2016 Living Our Values Corporate Sustainability Report

Jul 26, 2017 4:00 AM ET - Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO) today published its 2016 Living Our Values Corporate Sustainability Report. The report is available in a digital format, with the capability to create customizable pdfs of individual sections or the entire report...

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LG Energy-Efficient Technology at Heart of Sustainable Training Center in Baltimore

Jul 25, 2017 3:30 PM ET - Spotlighting its commitment to environmental sustainability and energy-efficient technologies, LG Electronics USA is the leading technology provider for the new Growing Green Center on the campus of Parks & People Foundation, a 501(c)(3)...

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