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If only sustainability and corporate social responsibility (CSR) were simple and easy to execute. On the contrary, their very complexity is shifting and shaping the current and global professional landscape. And with these changes come a host of new questions, a bevy of new challenges, countless creative successes, and even more demoralizing failures as businesses, nonprofits, governments, and individuals attempt to embrace sustainability and CSR on both the professional and personal levels.

In this everchanging space, Justmeans Staff writers use their knowledge and expertise to bring you the leading stories and facts to help readers stay current on all these issues. As the business world continues to grapple with sustainability and CSR, Justmeans will continue to write about it.

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Cellulosic Ethanol Finally Beginning to Reach Scale
There was big news in Emmetsburg, Iowa this month—the opening of a major cellulosic ethanol plant.
Sep 26, 2014 4:00 PM ET
Coke, Pepsi, Dr Pepper Pledge to Cut Calories to Fight Obesity
According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than a third of American adults are obese. The annual medical cost of obesity in the United States in 2008 U.S. dollars was $147 billion. On average, the medical costs for an obese person are $1,429 higher than those for a person with normal weight.
Sep 25, 2014 4:00 PM ET
Taxis vs. Uber: A Perfect Example of Resistance to Change
In cities all over the world an ugly war is being fought by “traditional” taxi companies against a new form of competition from Uber and other ride-sharing services.
Sep 25, 2014 8:00 AM ET
New Rooftop Air Conditioning Standards Save Tons of Energy
With summer coming to an end, it’s time for many of us to put away our air conditioners, or shut them down for the season. That takes care of one significant contributor to our monthly energy bill. According to the DOE, air conditioning is responsible for roughly 5% of all the electricity produced in the US.
Sep 24, 2014 4:00 PM ET
Mars, Statoil, Unilever, Southwestern Energy to Announce Green Actions at Climate Summit
At the UN Climate Summit this week in New York City, which will include the U.S. President Barack Obama and over a hundred other world leaders, much of the focus is likely to be on the role of global companies in meeting the climate change challenges.
Sep 23, 2014 4:00 PM ET

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