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July 20, 2017, No comments

Women are underrepresented in science, technology, engineering and math careers (STEM) careers. The percentage of women in STEM careers has stagnated since 2001, particularly within the engineering and computing workforces […]

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Protecting North American Pollinators: Companies at Work

July 10, 2017, No comments

(3BL/JustMeans) We depend on pollinators like bees and other insects more than we realize. They help pollinate almost 75 percent of our crops, includi ...

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Creating an “Internet of Water” Database to Manage Water Sustainably

July 5, 2017, No comments

Water is a precious resource, as the five years of extreme drought Californians have just lived through teach us. The lesson learned is how the privat ...

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Companies Have a New Toolbox to Create Circular Economy Projects

June 23, 2017, No comments

A linear economy does not consider the end of a product’s life. In the linear model, products and their components eventually wind up in landfill. A ...

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    Vodka Brand Makes Soap from Cocktail Lemons
    March 2, 2017, No comments

    Cutting down on waste requires companies to be innovative.‭ ‬That‭’‬s something vodka brand‭ ‬42BELOW knows all about.‭ ‬A company owned by Bacardi Limited,‭ ‬42BELOW‭ ‬has‭ ‬launched a line of soap [...]

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    Turning Trash into Footwear
    August 30, 2016, No comments

    Nike’s goal is to have zero waste from its footwear manufacturing end up in either landfill or incinerated without energy recovery by 2020. In 2015, 54 million pounds of factory [...]

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    How CSR Programs Benefit Employers
    August 1, 2016, No comments

    A company with a strong corporate social responsibility has more engaged employees. Almost 60 percent of employees who are proud of their company’s CSR program are engaged at their jobs, [...]