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Agriculture, farming, biotechnology, Monsanto, carbon emissions, greenhouse gas emissions, climate change, corn, soy, Leon Kaye, argentina, India

Monsanto: Farming Has a Critical Role in Fighting Climate Change

An ICF study, commissioned by Monsanto, claims that the widespread implementation of sustainable farming practices in the U.S. can prevent more than 100 million metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions.

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Social Media and Surveillance: The New Research Tools for Info-Hungry Landlords

Landlords who want to “get to know” their prospective tenants have new tools in their arsenal. It’s tenant reporting services like we’ve never seen before. Social media and personal data normally protected under state and federal law are up for grabs. As one landlord consulting service put it, if the information is in a publicly accessible social media account, it’s “fair game.”

Coca-Cola water conservation Fortune 500

Coca-Cola Sets High Bar For Water Conservation

Coca-Cola just released a water conservation report that should encourage other Fortune 500 companies to get their water act together, too.

General Services Administration, GSA, supply chain, greenhouse gas emissions, carbon emissions, climate change, Leon Kaye, federal government, sustainable supply chain, green building, clean energy, renewables

Feds to Suppliers: Disclose Your GHG Emissions

The General Services Administration, which functions as Washington D.C.’s chief procurement office, will soon require its suppliers to disclose their greenhouse gas emissions.

Enterprise Rent a Car, taxes, ALEC, hospitality industry, carsharing, Leon Kaye, ridesharing

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Pushes Back Against Criticism Over Alliance with ALEC

Enterprise Rent-A-Car became the bulls-eye of criticism over its association with ALEC, and the company is pushing back as it insists rental-car taxes are unfair.

Tanning salons, tanning beds, public health, cancer, skin cancer, Leon Kaye, taxes

Tanning Salon Owners: Obamacare Killed the Tanning Bed

Tanning salon owners say Obamacare is killing their industry. Tanning bed visits are down as 10,000 of 18,000 tanning salons nationwide have closed. But is the Affordable Care Act really to blame?

It’s Time for Energy to Go Digital

Homeowners often find themselves jockeying between dense government databases and Doomsday preppers’ blogs in their quest to seek out real, fact-based information about their actual solar energy costs, energy potential, and savings.

The Triple Bottom Line

At it's core, triple bottom line thinking ties the social and environmental impact of an organization’s activities to its economic performance.

Employee Engagement

Employee engagement is a longstanding concept in business management. The theory is that when employees are engaged in the company's activities, they'll work harder and stay longer, which will reduce costs. Here we explore some popular ways to keep employees engaged.

Sustainability Reporting

Here we explore the many ways companies are reporting on their sustainability, from traditional GRI-indexed sustainability reports to visually dynamic websites that update in real time.

From Farm to Factory: A 3 Part Series on Social Impacts in Apparel

In this 3-part series is underwritten by C&A Foundation, we explore how cotton, supply chain transparency and bonded labor shape the apparel supply chain and influence the clothes on our backs.

From the Podium

30
Aug

Twitter Chat on Sept. 8 with C&A Foundation: #FashionTransp

Join C&A Foundation, LaborVoices, Project Just, and TriplePundit on September 8th at #FashionTransp, where we’ll be looking at transparency in the fashion and…
29
Aug

Offshore wind costs hit a record low with Dutch wind farm

Cutting costs is paramount for the offshore wind industry – as well as for the climate. The cheaper it becomes, the more green…
23
Aug

Sustainable Brands to Host Breakthrough Research Shaping 21st Century Business Models

LEGO, The Body Shop, adidas, IKEA, Edelman and L’Oréal among companies confirmed to share sustainability-led innovations at SB’16 Copenhagen, Sept 26-28

Where we're going

13
Sep

SOCAP 2016 – With Discount Code

SOCAP16 will gather impact investors, social entrepreneurs, foundations, corporations, global nonprofits, and other valuable strangers all contributing to a vibrant marketplace for socially,…
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09
Oct

Sustainatopia 2016

Join us at Sustainatopia in Boston in October! Use "TP15" for a 15% discount off your registration!
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10
Oct

SXSWeco 2016 – With Discount Codes

SXSW Eco creates a space for business leaders, investors, innovators and designers to drive economic, environmental and social change.
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19
Oct

ACCO Climate Strategies: West Coast Forum in San Diego

Learn. Collaborate. Advance. Join TriplePundit in San Diego this October.
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26
Oct

NAEM 2016: Denver, October 26-28

This year's EHS&S Forum is organized around four program tracks on "Reducing Risk, Spotlighting Value", "Safety Leadership", "Strategic Sustainability", and "Strategic Resource Management".…
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30
Nov

The Companies Vs Climate Change Conference – With Discount Code

CvCC is dedicated to providing a forum for business leaders to connect around climate change solutions in an arena for companies to collaborate…
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Upcoming 3p Events

08
Sep

Twitter Chat on Sept. 8 with C&A Foundation: #FashionTransp

Join C&A Foundation, LaborVoices, Project Just, and TriplePundit on September 8th at #FashionTransp, where we’ll be looking at transparency in the fashion and…
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