RecycleBank: CSR & Sustainability News

RecycleBank is a subsidiary of Recycle Rewards, Inc. The company provides rewards, in the form of discounts and deals, for participating in green initiatives.

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Moving from Stakeholder Engagement to True Collaboration

For many companies, stakeholder engagement is no longer looked at as just a way to placate stakeholders or balance their competing interests. Stakeholder…

SaveUp Rewards Americans for Saving Money

Last week could be considered a good week for Occupy Wall Street (OWS) protestors – Bank of America backed off its plans to…
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Turn That Pointing Finger Around: Consumers Bear Burden Too

The following post is part of TriplePundit’s coverage of the 2011 Net Impact Conference in Portland, Oregon. To read the rest of our…

Recyclebank Partners with London Agency to Reward Bikers and Walkers

Recyclebank’s rewards program is no less than a revolution in the household recycling market, providing people with monetary incentives to increase their recycling.…

Interview: Eric Ostern on the Unilever Sustainable Living Plan

Last week at Sustainable Brands ’11 in Monterey, I had a chance to sit down with Eric Ostern, Unilever’s Senior Manager of Corporate…
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The Green Room: BBMG’s Mitch Baranowski Interviews Recyclebank’s, Ian Yolles

http://vimeo.com/24696913 BBMG‘s Green Room is back this week with Ian Yolles, Chief Sustainability Officer at Recycle Bank. In this episode, Yolles talks with BBMG’s…
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P&G Partnering Nationwide With RecycleBank

Proctor & Gamble’s (P&G) Future Friendly program is partnering nationwide with Recyclebank, which rewards people for recycling through a points system which they…
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WSJ Announces Top 10 Venture Backed Clean Tech Companies

During this years ECO:nomics Conference, The Wall Street Journal announced the Top 10 venture-backed clean-tech companies.  Eco:nomics is a conference that brings together the…
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Sustainable Ziploc®: Oxymoron?

Back in December I did a post on SC Johnson’s effort to become more transparent by posting the ingredients to most of their…
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Social Entrepreneurialism: How Your Band-Aid Solution Can Change the World

By Olivia Khalili, founder, Cause Capitalism Ten-to-one if you’re reading this, you are an entrepreneur or intrapreneur who cares about making the world…
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Betting on RecycleBank: The Next Big Thing?

In the CleanTech space, solar may be hot, the future of the smart grid may be bright, but Ron Gonen, CEO of RecycleBank,…

eBay, Others, Offer Strategies for Turning Customers into Allies

Triple-bottom-line businesspeople aren’t just in it for the money; they seek to satisfy social and environmental bottom lines, as well. And generally, the…

Insight into Innovation Courtesy of Ron Gonen- CEO and Cofounder of RecycleBank

If you haven’t heard of RecycleBank, it’s only a matter of time. The company bills itself as a “premier rewards and loyalty program…

Recycling and Reuse: Are Financial Incentives Necessary?

Call me cynical (and you'd be right), but I think that humans as a species have a couple of basic tenancies. We want…