October 25, 2016

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Energy-Efficient Operations Save GM $73 Million in 2016

Published: Oct 24, 2016 – 02:52 PM EST

DETROIT, Oct. 24 /CSRwire/ - The installation of 186,000 LED bulbs and fixtures is one of many steps helping General Motors save $73 million in energy costs in 2016. Global efforts to increase energy efficiency play a significant part in GM's goal of...

City of Birmingham Joins Trane in Launching Energy Saving Upgrades at Sustainability Commitment Signing Ceremony

Published: Oct 14, 2016 – 05:49 PM EST

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Oct. 14 /CSRwire/ - In partnership with Trane, the city of Birmingham, Alabama, formalized its commitment to sustainability and launched energy saving upgrades to 125 city buildings at an Oct. 5 event at Titusville Public Library. Trane is a leading global...

Whirlpool Corporation Partners with How2Recycle to Help Consumers Recycle Product Packaging

Published: Oct 11, 2016 – 11:17 AM EST

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., Oct. 11 /CSRwire/ - Whirlpool Corporation today announced a partnership with standardized labeling system How2Recycle, which gives consumers simplified instructions on how to best recycle product packaging materials. Whirlpool Corporation becomes the first appliance manufacturer to become a member of...

Sodexo Turf Management Team Implements Innovative Dry-jecting Solution to Combat Flooding

Published: Oct 10, 2016 – 01:17 PM EST

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Oct. 10 /CSRwire/ - Students at Lake Forest Academy (LFA) are now playing soccer on fields that hosted world-class athletes earlier this summer after innovative ideas from world leader in Quality of Life services, Sodexo, and its turf management team solved...

Healthcare Plastics Recycling Council Convenes Workshop to Explore How Circular Economy Principles Can Be Applied to Healthcare Plastics in the EU

Published: Oct 05, 2016 – 03:00 PM EST

OXFORD, England, Oct. 05 /CSRwire/ - The Healthcare Plastics Recycling Council (HPRC) convened a workshop today in Oxford, England to begin dialogue on how circular economy thinking could apply to healthcare plastics in the European Union as a means to enable greater recycling...

Emerald Brand Opens Distribution Center in Northern Florida

Published: Oct 03, 2016 – 10:03 AM EST

SYOSSET, N.Y., Oct. 03 /CSRwire/ - Today, Emerald Brand announced the opening of a third distribution center in northern Florida. The new center will help to fulfill Emerald's fast growing demand for sustainable solutions across the United States and in the Caribbean. This...

DC Water Taps Into Biodiesel’s Sustainability Benefits

Published: Sep 29, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

WASHINGTON D.C., Sep. 29 /CSRwire/ - Sustainability is more than a buzzword at DC Water. Ingrained throughout the agency, sustainability is in high gear at DC Water's fleet division where biodiesel fuel powers all 230-diesel vehicles, and emissions are closely monitored. "Biodiesel just...

Armed With New Evidence, Donziger Asks Full Appellate Court for Rehearing On Ecuador Environmental Case

Published: Sep 26, 2016 – 12:41 PM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 26 /CSRwire/ - In a new legal filing, the lawyer for New York human rights attorney Steven Donziger criticized a U.S. federal appellate court's decision in favor of Chevron on the $9.5 billion Ecuador environmental judgment as "lawless" and urged...

HP Announces Commitment to Create Sustainable Recycling Opportunities in Haiti

Published: Sep 21, 2016 – 09:15 AM EST

Palo Alto, Calif., Sep. 21 /CSRwire/ - Today at the 2016 Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting, HP announced it has joined a CGI Commitment to Action with Thread, Timberland, Team Tassy, and ACOP (Association des Collecteurs des Objets en Plastique) to improve...

In Canada Enforcement Trial, Ecuadorians Say “Bring On” Chevron’s Corrupt Witness Alberto Guerra For Questioning

Published: Sep 19, 2016 – 12:55 PM EST

Toronto, Sep. 19 /CSRwire/ - The lawyer for Ecuadorian villagers in the trial to enforce the $9.5 billion Ecuador judgment said he was ready to question Chevron's star witness Alberto Guerra on the stand about his false allegations of bribery, but that Chevron...



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