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2014-10-21 12:25:47

ORCO LEADS THE WAY IN SUSTAINABLE MANUFACTURING IN ORANGE COUNTY NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- One of Southern California's leading concrete masonry products producers, ORCO Block & Hardscape (ORCO) www.orco.com took home the award for Most Sustainable Manufacturer at the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) - Orange County Chapter's "Greenest in the County" Eco-Awards. The purpose of the Eco-Awards was to honor accomplishments in sustainable practices and to educate...

2014-10-10 23:03:20

Dozens of Green Businesses and Brands Showcase at Phoenix Convention Center PHOENIX, AZ (PRWEB) October 10, 2014 Get ready, because a new and exciting green living festival is making its way to the Phoenix Convention Center on March 7, 2015! The Green Planet Festival will be the first of its kind in the Southwest, ushering in a new era of what it means to be green in the Phoenix metropolitan area. Featuring dozens of sustainable and healthy living exhibitors, fitness demonstrations,...

2014-10-09 08:25:37

Southwire's chief executive tops CR Magazine's list of responsible corporate leaders NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Corporate Responsibility Magazine and the COMMIT!Forum are pleased to announce that Stuart Thorn, President and Chief Executive Officer of Southwire, has been named the 2014 Corporate Responsibility Lifetime Achievement Award winner. Mr. Thorn will accept his award tonight at the culmination of the 2014 COMMIT!Forum. CR Magazine's Lifetime Achievement Awards...

2014-10-08 08:22:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 3(rd), EarthColor was recognized for its environmental initiatives at the New Jersey Manufacturing Awards ceremony held at The Palace at Somerset Park. EarthColor was chosen as the recipient of the Sustainability Award by a panel of esteemed judges in conjunction with celebrating National Manufacturing Day. "We are very excited and thankful for this recognition of our efforts. Everyone at EarthColor, is focused on...

2014-10-07 08:22:56

Cox Enterprises releases first survey to examine sustainability challenges and opportunities for SMBs ATLANTA, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A majority of small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) want better sustainability programs but are hindered by costs and a perception that investments in these initiatives don't matter to customers, according to a sustainability survey released today by Cox Enterprises. The Cox Conserves Sustainability Survey is the first nationwide survey to examine...

2014-09-25 23:12:26

"Sustainable Games: The Business Model Challenge,” promotes global collaboration among students driving sustainable innovation in a call to social entrepreneurship. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Cornerstone Capital Inc. announced today a new commitment to action at the Clinton Global Initiative’s Annual Meeting that will challenge university students around the world to develop a sustainable business of tomorrow. “Sustainable Games: The Business Model Challenge” is...

2014-09-19 12:20:53

MONTREAL, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today recognized 11 of its intermodal customers for their sustainability practices that are aligned with the objectives of the CN EcoConnexions program. Under the CN EcoConnexions Partnership Program, participating companies work to reduce carbon emissions and increase energy efficiency - one of CN's key sustainability objectives. The 11 winners under CN's recognition program are: CMA-CGM, Cosco, Hapag Lloyd, Kruger...

2014-09-11 12:22:08

$5,000 Prize Awarded to Three Companies in California, Minnesota and Rhode Island WASHINGTON, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Three small business winners were announced today for Green America's quarterly "People & Planet Award," which recognizes innovative small U.S. businesses that deeply integrate environmental and social considerations into their strategies and operations. This round of the awards focused on small green businesses that specialize in products or services for...

2014-09-10 08:24:16

September 11 Event to be Live Streamed at cleanbusiness.livefrom.com BOULDER, Colo., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New Hope Natural Media today announced that Dave Kingsbury, Vice President of Partnership and Product Development, will speak at the Clean Business Investment Summit, the premier annual event showcasing cutting edge, high growth Quadruple Bottom Line Businesses (People, Planet, Process, Profits). The Clean Business Investment Summit brings together high-growth,...

2014-09-01 12:20:51

MUNICH, September 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- H.C. Starck, one of the world's leading manufacturers of technology metals and advanced ceramics, has published an updated Sustainability Report that includes the relevant information for the 2013 fiscal year. "The 2013 update takes stock of where we stand in terms of our sustainability performance during the 2013 fiscal year," explained Dr. Andreas Meier, CEO of H.C. Starck. "We are convinced that sustainability-oriented and...


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