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Coca-Cola promises millions of green bottles with £15m ECO Plastics plant

Coca-Cola promises millions of green bottles with £15m ECO Plastics plant | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
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Will 40% of London businesses have employees sleeping in the office during the Olympics?

Will 40% of London businesses have employees sleeping in the office during the Olympics? | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
Press Release via NeonDrum - Will your employees be sleeping in the office during #London2012 http://t.co/i9OUuyoO #sustainability #enviro...
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Sustainia on the Look-out for Top 100 Sustainable Solutions

Sustainia on the Look-out for Top 100 Sustainable Solutions | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
(Copenhagen) – The Schwarzenegger-backed Sustainia project is gathering 100 solutions for a sustainable tomorrow. Titled Sustainia100, the solutions will be delivered to decision-makers during Rio+20 to inspire discussions.
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Struggling towns to host National Markets Day this summer - Telegraph

Struggling towns to host National Markets Day this summer - Telegraph | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
British towns will host a National Markets Day this summer where people can hire stalls for £10 and town centre parking charges could also be slashed under plans to revitalise struggling high streets, the Government has said.
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Disney Publishes Targets To Track Citizenship Performance – Press Releases on CSRwire.com

Disney Publishes Targets To Track Citizenship Performance – Press Releases on CSRwire.com | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it

Disney today published a series of time-bound, measurable targets to track its citizenship performance.The targets, available online at http://www.disney.com/citizenship cover all aspects of citizenship within Disney...

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Game over: the changing face of games retail

Game over: the changing face of games retail | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
Keza MacDonald hopes the demise of Game Group might herald the return to the high street of small enthusiast shops...
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McDonald's Now Using Goats to Exploit Children

McDonald's Now Using Goats to Exploit Children | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
To call McDonald’s latest advertising campaign aimed at children cynical doesn’t give enough credit to the fast food giant and its ad agency, Leo Burnett.
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Consumers Don’t Trust Green Product Claims, Survey Says · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader

Consumers Don’t Trust Green Product Claims, Survey Says · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
Eight in ten Americans don't believe companies are addressing all of their environmental impacts, and only 44 percent trust companies' green claims, according to research by Cone Communications. This skepticism may affect sales.
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Corporate Social Responsibility is a Joke to Reebok

Corporate Social Responsibility is a Joke to Reebok | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
In light of Reebok’s recent sexist ad campaign advocating for infidelity, I thought it would be interesting to see what other enlightened messages Reebok’s visionary spin doctors are serving up.
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The logistics of greener supply chains

The logistics of greener supply chains | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
A new study from Taiwan's Chang Jung Christian University explores what manufacturers, distributors and retailers concerned about their supply chains can do to promote greener logistics.
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After carbon and water, the drive is on to reduce the world's plastic footprint

After carbon and water, the drive is on to reduce the world's plastic footprint | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
The Plastic Disclosure Project encourages companies to reduce how much plastic they use and lower their environmental impact...
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Qantas to Run Flights on Converted Cooking Oil Biofuel Mix · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader

Qantas to Run Flights on Converted Cooking Oil Biofuel Mix · Environmental Management & Energy News · Environmental Leader | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
Qantas said it will operate Australia's first commercial flights powered by a blend of converted cooking oil and conventional jet fuel starting April 13, on a Sydney-Adelaide return service operated by an Airbus A330.
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Coca-Cola Releases Water Stewardship Progress Report – Press Releases on CSRwire.com

Coca-Cola Releases Water Stewardship Progress Report – Press Releases on CSRwire.com | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it

To celebrate World Water Day and the significant strides that Coca-Cola has made in its water stewardship journey, the Company released its fifth annual Global Water Stewardship and Replenish Report today...

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Hong Kong as Dirtiest Financial Center Is Tsang’s Legacy

Hong Kong as Dirtiest Financial Center Is Tsang’s Legacy | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
Harboring an unlicensed duck in Hong Kong can land a fine of HK$50,000 ($6,440) after the world’s first human deaths from bird flu were recorded in the city 15 years ago. That’s 50 times the penalty for driving a vehicle belching smoky fumes.
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Coca-Cola promises millions of green bottles with £15m ECO Plastics plant

Coca-Cola promises millions of green bottles with £15m ECO Plastics plant | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
business_green New Lincolnshire factory promises to turn old bottles into new bottles, delivering fully closed loop recycling...
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Bamboo Rolled Out in UK Toilet Paper | Sustainable Brands

Bamboo Rolled Out in UK Toilet Paper | Sustainable Brands | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
Kimberly-Clark’s UK-based brand Andrex unveiled a new toilet paper made of 90 percent recycled fiber and 10 percent bamboo.
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Apple hit by China Foxconn report

Apple hit by China Foxconn report | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
Apple says it will work to improve conditions at its manufacturer's plants in China, after an independent probe it requested found "significant issues".
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Mary Portas disappointed by coalition plans to help high streets

Mary Portas disappointed by coalition plans to help high streets | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
Retail guru welcomes £10m innovation fund but says she wants the government to take more radical action...
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Less than Half of UK Businesses Plan for Climate Change Adaptation, CDP Finds · Environmental Leader

Less than Half of UK Businesses Plan for Climate Change Adaptation, CDP Finds · Environmental Leader | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
More than 80 percent of U.K. businesses say climate change is a substantial risk to them, citing a range of risk factors including change in precipitation extremes and droughts, change in temperature extremes or induced changes in natural resources.
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Easter-egg makers not doing enough to cut packaging, says MP

Easter-egg makers not doing enough to cut packaging, says MP | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
Lib Dem Jo Swinson's report praises Nestlé but criticises luxury eggs from Baileys and M&S...
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Announcing the shortlist: 2012 Guardian Sustainable Business Awards

Announcing the shortlist: 2012 Guardian Sustainable Business Awards | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
The judges have deliberated and we're delighted to announce the shortlist for the 2012 Guardian Sustainable Business Awards...
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Switch off your lights at 8:30pm on Saturday 31 March

Switch off your lights at 8:30pm on Saturday 31 March | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
WWF’s Earth Hour Our world is Brilliant Switch off your lights at 8:30pm on Saturday 31 March...
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Andrex flushed with new green toilet paper success

Andrex flushed with new green toilet paper success | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
New Eco range will contain 90 per cent recycled fibre and 10 per cent bamboo...
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UK retailers rise to the Portas challenge | KPMG | UK

UK retailers rise to the Portas challenge | KPMG | UK | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
The deadline for towns to bid for a share of £1 million to help them boost their local High Street runs out this week...
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Planning laws signal end of road for out-of-town shopping centres

Planning laws signal end of road for out-of-town shopping centres | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
Broad welcome for revised framework which favours 'sustainable development' and protection of green belt countryside...
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Starbucks Sustainability Report Paints A Mostly Rosy Picture Of Green Progress - Treehugger

Starbucks Sustainability Report Paints A Mostly Rosy Picture Of Green Progress - Treehugger | #CSR & Sustainable #Retail Bulletin | Scoop.it
TreehuggerStarbucks Sustainability Report Paints A Mostly Rosy Picture Of Green ProgressTreehuggerStarbucks has released its 2011 shareholder report, within which are some interesting metrics on their progress towards sustainability goals first...
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