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The Minute 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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EcoATM Kiosks Offer Instant Cash for Old Electronics - The Minute
Is your basement, closet, or desk drawer full of old, outdated cell phones, tablets, and MP3 players? You’re not alone. There’s an estimated 422 million idle or inactive mobile devices in consumers’ homes, out of which only 99 million will be recycled this year, according to Compass Intelligence data. Now, there’s a new service to help recycle these electronics and deliver up to $400 in...
Jun 11, 2015 4:30 PM ET
California Hospitals Look at Climate Change as Healthcare Issue - The Minute
133 billion gallons: that’s the amount of water used by large U.S. hospitals in 2007, the last year for which such a figure is available. That‘s about 145,000 gallons per bed, equal to the annual consumption of a four-person household. To underline the obvious, hospitals are a water-intensive business. In drought-stricken California, hospitals are exempt from mandated water regulations...
Jun 8, 2015 4:00 PM ET
Young Investors Favor Socially Responsible Investments - The Minute
More than 25 percent of investors under the age of 45 have at least one-quarter of their investable assets in socially responsible companies. That’s the key finding of a new report by Spectrem Research, which surveyed 3,000 investors with assets ranging from $100,000 to $25 million. These young investors are drivers of a rapid rise in total SRI assets, which have expanded by 76 percent over...
Jun 4, 2015 4:00 PM ET
UK Sustainability Jobs Satisfy and Pay Well: Survey - The Minute
Sustainability jobs have become the career change of choice in the UK. Ninety percent of those polled by the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment said that they were “very satisfied” by changing careers to a position in the sustainability or environmental sector. The study also reports that the pay of seventy-five percent of those working in the sector rose in 2014. With...
Jun 1, 2015 4:30 PM ET
Axa to Divest of Fossil Fuel Assets and Make Green Investments - The Minute
Axa has become the first global financial insurer to divest from its investments in coal companies. Until now, the campaign to divest from fossil fuel businesses has been led by private money management firms like that of the Rockefeller family and public institutions such as Stanford University. Axa is a mainstream financial institution with $1 trillion in assets under management....
May 27, 2015 4:00 PM ET