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Mohawk Industries Releases Second Annual Sustainability Report

Inspiration is derived from many sources. This year, with the release of its second annual sustainability report, Mohawk Industries highlights its source of inspiration – all the people who make Mohawk successful – while developing a comprehensive report that shows improvement and excellence in nearly every measure of sustainability for 2010.

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International Paper Publishes 2010 Sustainability Report

International Paper’s 2010 Sustainability Report is now available to the public at www.internationalpaper.com Highlights of the report include: From 2007 to 2010, International Paper reduced its total energy use by nearly 7 percent – that’s about the same amount of energy needed to power 420,000 homes, or the reduction equivalent of removing one million passenger […]

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Seeing Green: Wyndham Measures Investment in Sustainability Programs

Since first establishing its sustainability program in 2006, Wyndham Worldwide, one of the world’s largest hospitality companies, is measuring positive trends in reducing its environmental impact around the globe. The results are reflected in two new sustainability reports released by the company this month.

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KPMG Achieves 22 Percent Carbon Reduction Through “Living Green”

KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, today announced it achieved a 22 percent carbon reduction over three years from its 2007 baseline target, as part of its plan to improve the environmental performance of its business. The firm also reduced its paper consumption by 33 percent and decreased its emissions from electricity […]

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Dole Launches New Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Website – $DOLE

Dole Food Company, Inc. (NYSE: DOLE) announced today that it has launched its new Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability website. This tool is now fully integrated into Dole’s corporate website. It also specifically emphasizes Dole’s four pillars of sustainability (Carbon Footprint, Water Management, Soil Conservation and Packaging) in addition to Dole’s environmental and labor practices and […]

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Interface CEO Dan Hendrix Shares Five Sustainability Successes

Interface, Inc. (NASDAQ: IFSIA), is a worldwide leader in design, production and sales of environmentally responsible modular carpet. The company is revealing highlights made over the past year in reducing its own negative impacts on the earth to demonstrate ways other companies can achieve progress toward sustainability. Among the top accomplishments heralded by Interface President […]

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Nokia 2010 Sustainability Report

Espoo, Finland – Nokia has published its 2010 Sustainability Report, which contains information, facts, figures and examples of Nokia’s corporate responsibility and environmental activities in managing its operations and developing mobile solutions. Interview with Stephen Elop President and CEO of Nokia (excerpt from report) Q — What have been the biggest challenges or where has […]

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Owens Corning Issues 2010 Sustainability Report

Company on Track to Meet 2012 Goals, Raises Bar with New Set of 2020 Goals Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) today released its fifth annual Sustainability Report, which outlines the company’s environmental footprint reduction performance relative to seven key aspects of resource consumption, waste and air emissions.  The company also announced a new set of 2020 […]

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IKEA Has Pulled the Plug — Incandescent lights are out

As of January, 2011, all IKEA US stores stopped stocking and selling Incandescent light bulbs. Ahead of the upcoming legislation – The Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 that will phase out all incandescent light bulbs by 2012-2014 (2). IKEA has now made these lights a thing of the past. As a result, IKEA […]

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IBM Reduces $50 Million in Electricity Expenses, Boosts Conservation Efforts

Sound business and social practices at IBM (NYSE: IBM) are a boon to more than just the company’s bottom line; it pays dividends for people and the planet. According to the company’s Corporate Responsibility Report for 2010, now available at www.ibm.com/ibm/responsibility, socially responsible behavior at IBM last year yielded a range of benefits: reductions in […]

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Weyerhaeuser’s 2010 Sustainability Performance Results

Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE: WY) today announced its 2010 sustainability performance results are available online at www.weyerhaeuser.com/sustainability. The report also details the company’s new 2020 sustainability strategy, which establishes a number of new goals and targets while reinforcing existing commitments.

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Kroger Releases Fifth Sustainability Report

CINCINNATI — The Kroger Co. $KR — continues to meet annual sustainability benchmarks, including reducing in-store energy consumption by 30 percent since 2000, the company reports in its fifth annual Sustainability Report, released yesterday. Read the full report and learn more about Kroger’s sustainability initiatives at the new website www.kroger.com/sustainability.

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Why is Sustainability so Complicated

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Dole Food Company Hosts Summit Showcasing Latest Innovations in Sustainability

Tour of Plantations and Port Facilities Highlighted the Company’s Four Pillars of Sustainability in Costa Rica.

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