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theCSRminute is your daily video digest of the most relevant CSR and Sustainability news and can be seen on the 3BL Media CSR Network - the largest network of CSR channels across the internet, Reuters Insider and here on the 3BL Media website.

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Tech Companies Take the Lead to Certify Conflict-Free Minerals
On June 2nd, a rule in 2010’s Dodd Frank Act took effect. It requires U.S. companies with products that might contain conflict minerals to report to the SEC on whether those metals came from mines in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Four rare elements—gold, tin, tungsten, and tantalum—power our many devices, from computers and tablets to phones and game stations.
Jun 19, 2014 4:00 PM ET
Tackling the High Cost of College: Starbucks Offers Discounted Tuition to Its Workers - The Minute
The media has been filled for months with alarming articles about the high cost of college tuition and the consequent high amount of student debt, now estimated to be around $3 trillion dollars in the U.S.
Jun 16, 2014 4:00 PM ET
Renewable Energy Storage Solutions Go Grid Scale- The Minute
The adoption of renewable energy on a large scale by utilities has been on hold, waiting for a breakthrough to solve the biggest problem for large-scale use: how to store energy produced by wind and solar power for those times when the wind doesn’t blow and the sun doesn’t shine?
Jun 12, 2014 4:00 PM ET
Pro Bono Global Summit Expands the Practice - The Minute
The term pro bono is most often used to describe free legal services provided by law firms, which assign a percentage of their associates’ time to helping those in need of legal advice, but who cannot afford it.
Jun 9, 2014 4:00 PM ET
Who are Canada’s Top 50 Socially Responsible Corporations? - The Minute
The 2014 list of the Top 50 Socially Responsible Corporations in Canada has been announced by Sustainalytics, a global research and analysis firm and published in Macleans. Companies that made this sixth annual list performed well across key environmental and social indicators within their industries, and are considered “best of sector” among their peers.
Jun 5, 2014 6:00 PM ET