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Corporations have a responsibility to be mindful of their impact on both environmental and human health
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All You Need to Know About Pesticides: Pesticide Action Network

All You Need to Know About Pesticides: Pesticide Action Network | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
PAN links local and international consumer, labor, health, environment and agriculture groups into an international citizens’ action network.
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The Next US President? I Don't Think So: Santorum: Climate Change is a Vast Left-Wing Conspiracy

The Next US President? I Don't Think So: Santorum: Climate Change is a Vast Left-Wing Conspiracy | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
A long, rambling, not-very-surprising answer from Rick Santorum on climate change.
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As Man Thinks: Linear Agricultural patterns from space – in pictures

As Man Thinks: Linear Agricultural patterns from space – in pictures | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it

Nasa satellite images reveal the varying of agricultural patterns as seen from space...

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3 ideas that are good for both economy and environment

3 ideas that are good for both economy and environment | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it

The theory that cutting carbon emissions costs us growth is bunk, in fact, it's an economic opportunity...

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Toxic releases into environment rose 16 percent in 2010, EPA says

Toxic releases into environment rose 16 percent in 2010, EPA says | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
A total of 3.93 billion pounds of toxic chemicals were released into the environment nationwide in 2010, according to a report released by the Environmental Protection Agency Thursday, a 16 percent increase from 2009.
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Future generations risk 'enslavement' without a vote now

Future generations risk 'enslavement' without a vote now | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
Damian Carrington: The issue of intergenerational justice underpins the need to act on climate change. So would a "super-jury" stop us bequeathing a damaged and dangerous planet to our descendants?
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Dr. Weil on EWG's Shopper's Guide to Pesticides VIDEO

Dr. Weil on EWG's Shopper's Guide to Pesticides VIDEO | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it

Pesticides are poison, so they can't be very good for you.  So the only way is how to avoid them...they create health hazards such as...

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Occupy the Food System

Occupy the Food System | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
Thanks to the Occupy Wall Street movement, there's a deeper understanding about the power that corporations wield over the great majority of us. It's not just in the financial sector, but in all facets of our lives.
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From Poverty to Power » How can the UN get its act together on food and agriculture?

From Poverty to Power » How can the UN get its act together on food and agriculture? | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
grappling with high/volatile food prices, resource crunch, climate change: can UN sort out food & agriculture?
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The birds and the weeds: A farm conservation love story: GOODBYE PESTICIDES, HELLO BIODIVERSITY

The birds and the weeds: A farm conservation love story: GOODBYE PESTICIDES, HELLO BIODIVERSITY | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
A recent study shows that weeds on farms are crucial to keeping birds and other wildlife alive.
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Solar Daily Express - fusion that works

Solar Daily Express - fusion that works | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
Solar News From Solar Daily - 24/7 News Coverage of the Solar Energy Industry...
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Reading the Fine Print, Why Are They Even Allowing #GMOs? Boulder County approves final language governing GMOs

Reading the Fine Print, Why Are They Even Allowing #GMOs? Boulder County approves final language governing GMOs | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
Boulder WeeklyBoulder County approves final language governing GMOsDaily CameraNow, county staffers have translated the commissioners' broad statements about the policy -- especially related to GMOs, soil health and organic farming -- into specific...
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Growing Beyond the Fields - As small farms struggle in Italy, women are stepping in with creative survival tactics

Growing Beyond the Fields - As small farms struggle in Italy, women are stepping in with creative survival tactics | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
As small farms struggle in Italy, women are stepping in with creative survival tactics. (The female factor of the Italian Agriculture Scene - NYTimes reports interesting stats & trends #women #farmers rule!
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Revealed: the child victims of pesticide poisoning in India - Pesticide Industry dismissive

Revealed: the child victims of pesticide poisoning in India - Pesticide Industry dismissive | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
Endosulfan is the pesticide of choice for farmers in rural India trying to control insects threatening cashew nut and other crops - but the chemical can have devastating health impacts...
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Citizen scientists' climate-impact survey wraps up

Citizen scientists' climate-impact survey wraps up | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it

One of the biggest citizen-science projects ever conducted concludes this month after five years of data collection

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How Much Water Is Used for your corn tortilla and your cotton T-shirt? Global #Water Footprint infograph

How Much Water Is Used for your corn tortilla and your cotton T-shirt? Global #Water Footprint infograph | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it

Click to learn more about the water embedded in everyday items, and calculate your own water footprint. Whether crops get watered by rain only or by irrigation as well, much of the water gets "consumed" through evaporation or transpiration, and so is no longer locally available.

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KILLER LAKE: An exploding Lake?

KILLER LAKE: An exploding Lake? | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it

The last thing you would expect of a body of water is that it would explode. Yet one of Africa’s largest lakes threatens to erupt, with dire consequences for 2 million people who live around it.

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Allow the poor to define their future | UNDP

Allow the poor to define their future | UNDP | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
RT @WeCanEndPoverty: How can we achieve sustainable development in all of the world?
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Flow of carbon through plants to underground ecosystems may be crucial to how environment responds to climate change.

Flow of carbon through plants to underground ecosystems may be crucial to how environment responds to climate change. | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
The Root of the Problem | (Flow of carbon through plants to underground ecosystems may be crucial to how environment responds to climate change.)...
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What's your message for Monsanto & co.?

What's your message for Monsanto & co.? | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
Nearly a billion people are hungry around the world, and 20% of people in the richest country on earth are on food stamps. Meanwhile, the handful of corporations who control the global food supply are awash in profits.
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Bourbon of proof: Is Kentucky’s heritage spirit compromised by GMO corn?

Bourbon of proof: Is Kentucky’s heritage spirit compromised by GMO corn? | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
As an American, corn-based spirit, bourbon has changed rapidly in recent decades. Now, the question is: How long do we have until it's all made with genetically engineered grain?
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CITIZEN POWER GOES SOLAR - By Francesca Rheannon CSR Talkback -

CITIZEN POWER GOES SOLAR  - By Francesca Rheannon CSR Talkback - | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it

Ordinary citizens around the world are not just demanding change, they are becoming the change they want to see. And they’re not waiting for governments to step up to the plate.

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The Biggest Food System Threat of 2012

The Biggest Food System Threat of 2012 | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
Although demand for organic is up, new GMO threats still linger, including a crop designed to be sprayed with a toxic chemical used in warfare.
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THIS IS INSANE: @EPA may truck water to residents near fracking site

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Federal regulators are considering trucking fresh water to households in a Pennsylvania town where residents say wells have been polluted by hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, for natural gas

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Satellite Studies Reveal Groundwater Depletion around the World

Satellite Studies Reveal Groundwater Depletion around the World | Corporate "Social" Responsibility – #CSR #Sustainability #SocioEconomic #Community #Brands #Environment | Scoop.it
Sustainable Ecosystems and Community News (More happy joy joy news ...Satellite Studies Reveal Groundwater Depletion around the World http://t.co/KpWoUCOa...)...
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