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By: Awareness Into Action  09-12-2011
Keywords: Sustainability, white paper, Leadership Initiatives

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     Deloitte1 has joined with Kyoto Publishing to bring new thought leadership initiatives directly to C-level executives in order to share the latest on Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability..

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    The almost invariably gray skies independent of season in London, England, give visitors to the old city an eerily Dickensian impression that the best of times may have already passed. But in terms of..

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    It is becoming standard practice to create a business sustainability plan and report. About 75 percent of the largest corporations currently utilize one and the trend is accelerating. Increasingly, ..

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    In the face of rising energy prices, globalization and competitive differentiation, there has been a quiet revolution in the way organizations and employees are revisiting the notion of teleworking..

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    In a world increasingly conscious of the eco-friendliness of corporate policies and practices, businesses should target transparency in communications regarding environmental risks and liabilities. ..

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    Corporate sustainability and greening efforts have been gaining attention as Americans become more committed to helping protect the environment. As consumers, we are encouraged to purchase green produ..

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    When the subject turns to environmental issues in a retail setting, discussion typically goes either to doing the politically correct thing (such as, saving trees or eliminating plastic shopping bags)..

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    "Oil Hits $100, Jolting Markets." On Jan. 3, 2008, this headline blared across the front page of the Wall Street Journal. What a roller coaster of energy prices we’ve been on since. After ri..

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    For what is a company accountable? The answer to that has grown bigger with every passing de­cade because companies have become accountable for more than reporting satisfactory performance. They h..

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    One challenge in creating a green workplace is that traditional methods of communicating do not apply. Research has shown that centralized greeningplans distributed from the top down have little eff..

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    Ex3 is an industry leader in the fields of environmental, health, safety, and security data management, working closely with industry experts to provide enterprise-class business solutions from its in..

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    Sharing knowledge with strategic business partners is central to the goal of sustainability. As a socially responsible business, Williams-Sonoma, Inc. made the decision to pursue a larger commitment..

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    The Sustainable Enterprise Report spoke with Larry Vertal, a senior strategist with Advanced Micro Devices of Sunnyvale, Calif. AMD makes chips, turning silicon into processors that drive PCs, serve..

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    In the last ten years, profound changes in global leadership have encouraged and pressured corporations to find solutions to the world’s most pressing problems. Central to these changes has be..

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    As energy costs continue to climb, businesses around the world, from the largest corporation to the corner store, are looking for new ways to conserve energy and resources. And, as consensus builds on..

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    Supply-Chain Services, Inc. (SSI) is unique in the industry in that it offers a complete reverse supply-chain solution to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and corporate customers, from produc..

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    Many companies are taking the plunge and deciding to build green LEED-certified buildings (LEED is the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leader­ship in Energy and Environmental Design green buil..

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    Evidence that green buildings do not have to cost a penny more than their conventional counterparts continue to pile up, as do the studies that validate significant ongoing operational cost savings ..

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    Headquartered in Miamisburg, Ohio, NewPage Corporation is the largest printing paper manufacturer in North America, based on production capacity, with more than $4.3 billion in net sales. The compan..

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    The new construction of high-performance green buildings gets the lion’s share of attention in the United States when building experts discuss building trends, solutions for climate change and..

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    For-profit businesses can and should co-exist and cooperate with nonprofit organizations, actively participating across boundaries to help each other more effectively fulfill their missions. We mainta..

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    First occupied in 1973, the American Institute of Architects’ (AIA) headquarters in Washington was designed by The Architect’s Collaborative, a firm founded by architect Walter Gropius.A..

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    The Sustainable Enterprise Report spoke with Jade Lee, the president of Supply-Chain Services, Inc. (SSI) of Lombard, Ill., which describes itself as “the best-in-class leader in the electroni..

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    If you were asked which you prefer, clean air or clean water, which would you choose?  Most would say: "I want both" or, "Why do I have to choose?" The answer is that you should not have to cho..

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    Developing an environmentally sustainable economy involves investing in technologies that often do not pay off for years. Unfortunately, corporate and political leaders frequently find themselves resp..

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    The world is entering uncharted territory. Fossil fuels have made the modern economy and all its material accomplishments possible. But building a low-carbon economy is the central challenge of our ag..

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    Risk intelligent executives know that both threats and opportunities will present themselves in this new era of corporate responsibility and sustainability (CR&S). These business leaders realize tha..

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    Twelve years ago, the Internet was a develop­ment that hung on the edges of mainstream business. A few forward-thinking managers spotted the opportunities it created, integrating the Internet firm..

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    Facing rising input costs and increasing global competition, it seems an unlikely time for com­panies to embrace green initiatives. But it is exactly these initiatives that can help organization..

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    Businesses make strides toward sustainable supply-chains through labor management programsWalking through a new distribution or manufacturing facility, you can’t help but notice the low-level ..

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    High gas prices coupled with concerns about climate change have made efficiency a must when it comes to corporate fleets. AT&T is taking steps to address this challenge by introducing alternative-fu..

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