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Oregon Takeover Update: The Plot Thickens

Ammon Bundy is pleading for support from elected officials, but nobody wants to touch the Oregon “occupiers” with a ten-foot pole.

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Will Congress Consider the Climate Impacts of its New Energy Bill?

Congress is required to determine if a bill would add to the federal deficit prior to voting on it. But there is no such provision when it comes to climate change.

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Mars Promises to End the Use of Artificial Food Colorings

This week, Mars announced that all of its food products, including those famous M&MS, will be free of artificial colors within five years.

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McDonald’s Kale Salad Dishes out More Calories than a Double Big Mac

It turns out that in Canada, McDonald’s salads that include kale have more calories than a Double Big Mac.

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How Big Data Can Make Your Company More Sustainable

Data Science, a burgeoning new field of academia dedicated to collecting, organizing and analyzing information, reveals how businesses can reduce costs and increase profits by relying on big data.

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Shattering Glass Myths: Design for Climate Action

Buildings encased in glass and steel are poor insulators and diminish energy efficiency, yet they are ubiquitous. Smita Chandra Thomas, sustainability consultant and LEED AP, debunks five myths about those floor-to-ceiling windows.

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How Institutions of Higher Education Can Address Climate Change

As a mom, and an educator for a university campus with over 35,000 students, I feel strongly that the younger generation should be given the chance to understand climate change as early as possible to help them with consumer choices.

Inside Corporate Social Responsibility

CSR is a business outlook that acknowledges responsibilities to stakeholders beyond shareholders, including suppliers, customers, and employees.

The Social Responsibility of Business

Ever since Milton Friedman famously proclaimed “The Social Responsibility of Business is to Increase its Profits” pundits have pondered whether his purist interpretation was really the only way.Must the word ‘profit’ always refer only to money ?

New Economics

Here we explore efforts to remake business economies and incorporate social and environmental benefit into a company's DNA. Topics include: Conscious Capitalism, Social Enterprise, B-Corps, Circular Economy, Sharing Economy

The ROI of Sustainability

When it comes time to extend programs beyond the basics, it can be hard to justify the expense. Or is it? In this series we discuss the ROI of sustainability — what it means and how to track it. An editorially independent series brought to you by MeterHero.

From the Podium

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Feb

Sustainable Brands Announces ‘Activating Purpose’ Theme for SB’16 San Diego Conference, June 6-9, 2016

REI, Caesars Entertainment, JetBlue Airways, HP Enterprise and 2016 Rio Olympics among organizations confirmed to speak at SB'16 San Diego.
03
Feb

Employer Stock Opportunities: Should You Buy In or Not?

Investing in stock requires careful analysis of the market and the company you’re looking to invest in. No matter how great you might…
03
Feb

Case Study: Patagonia’s Circular Economy Strategy

Ethical Corporation just launched an exclusive case study comprehensively detailing the circular economy work of one industry leader: Patagonia.

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17
Feb

Hotel Council of San Francisco’s “Stay Green Forum”

CA Lt. Governor Newsom will keynote the Hotel Council of San Francisco’s first “Stay Green Forum” on Feb. 17, 2016 at the Hilton…
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25
Feb

Clean Energy Innovation for Sustainable Cities: Cleantech Open Kickoff Event

Your clean energy innovation can contribute to a Sustainable SF! Join us at this Cleantech Open kickoff event!
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29
Feb

GLOBE 2016 Conference & Innovation Expo

GLOBE is North America’s largest and longest-running Conference and Exposition series dedicated to business innovation for the planet. A world-leading sustainability GLOBE Conference…
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12
Apr

Responsible Business Summit USA 2016

The Ethical Corporation Responsible Business Summit USA is America's premier CSR and sustainability conference. Through workshops, roundtable debates and case study sessions delving…
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18
May

GRI Global Conference 2016

Join GRI and up to 1,500 sustainability leaders from around the globe to exchange leading-edge knowledge on best practices, innovations and trends that…
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07
Jun

The Responsible Business Summit 2016

Create positive impact through smarter strategy. #RBS16 leads the conversation with 400+ European brands on what it takes to be a business of…
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Upcoming 3p Events

09
Mar

Triple Pundit and thinkPARALLAX present… Perspectives

Join us on March 9th in San Francisco from 6:30-8:30pm for food, drinks, and a spirited discussion to envision CSR Utopia.
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