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Roadway Express Receives Circle of Excellence Award for Superior Environmental Management

Posted: Jun 01, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Jun. 01 /CSRwire/ - Roadway Express, Inc. (NASDAQ: ROAD), one of the nation's largest less-than-truckload carriers, is the recipient of the 2000 Circle of Excellence Award. The award was presented to Michael Wickham, chairman and chief executive officer for Roadway by the Distribution,...

Herman Miller Reduces Energy Costs Through EPA Program

Posted: May 30, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 30 /CSRwire/ - May 2000 marked the end of Herman Miller's first full year of participation in the Energy Star Buildings Program. The U.S Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)-sponsored program encourages energy-efficient upgrades to existing facilities. This year Herman Miller reduced energy costs...

Starbucks, Alliance for Environmental Innovation Release Report Regarding Environmental Impacts of Serving Coffee

Posted: May 26, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 26 /CSRwire/ - Starbucks and the Alliance for Environmental Innovation today released the results of a partnership that began in August 1996 to reduce the environmental impacts of serving coffee in Starbucks retail locations. Research was conducted on three initiatives: increasing the...

Bristol-Myers Squibb Tops List of Eco-Friendly Companies

Posted: May 25, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 25 /CSRwire/ - An international investment advisory firm has ranked Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) number one among the nation's top 23 pharmaceutical companies for environmental performance. Innovest Strategic Value Advisors gave Bristol-Myers Squibb its top rating (AAA) based on over 60 factors,...

CARE Car: Waste as a Raw Material in Automotive Manufacture

Posted: May 24, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

DaimlerChrysler experiments with vehicles made from recycled materials

Westvaco Receives Paper Industry's Top Two Annual Forestry Awards

Posted: May 23, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

Wins for wildlife stewardship and forest management for the second time in five years

Armstrong's Wood Products Operations Adopts Stronger Environmental Position On Timber Purchasing

Posted: May 18, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 18 /CSRwire/ - Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: ACK) said today that its wood products operations division (Triangle Pacific Corp.) will only purchase gatewood timber from companies who can certify that it was harvested by loggers trained in the industry's "Best Management...

Mead Coated Board Division Completes Sustainable Forestry Review: Practices Found To Be In Compliance By Third-Party

Posted: May 17, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 17 /CSRwire/ - The Mead Corporations Coated Board division recently initiated a third-party audit of its forestry operations. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP conducted the audit under the American Forest & Paper Associations Sustainable Forestry Initiative(SM) (SFI) (SM) voluntary verification program. The results of the...

3M Phasing Out Some of its Specialty Materials

Posted: May 16, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 16 /CSRwire/ - 3M today announced it is phasing out of the perfluorooctanyl chemistry used to produce certain repellents and surfactant products. The affected product lines represent about two percent of 3M's nearly $16 billion in annual sales. These include many Scotchgard...

Weyerhaeuser Grande Prairie/Grande Cache, Alberta, Forestlands Achieves ISO 14001 EMS Registration

Posted: May 16, 2000 – 12:00 AM EST

May 16 /CSRwire/ - Weyerhaeuser Companys Grande Prairie/Grande Cache Forestlands division has achieved certification to the ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS) standard. Registration followed a thorough independent audit by the Quality Management Institute, a division of the Canadian Standards Association. Weyerhaeusers Grande...

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