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Know These Three Vs of Sustainability Communication

Understand the Value, Develop an Authentic and Sharable Viewpoint and Choose an Effective Vehicle to Communicate Sustainability
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EPA Warns of High Cost of Climate Change

New Report: "It's Very Clear That Climate Action Now Saves Lives and Cuts Costs"
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Truck, Engine Manufacturers Urge Single GHG, Fuel Efficiency Standard

EPA and USDOT's Proposed Standards Will Save Fleet Owners Money
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Why Engaging Employees on Sustainability Really isn't About Money

Is the Best way to get Maximum Value out of Employees and the Benefactor Through Skilled Volunteering and Education?
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A Farm-Level View on Supply Chain Water Risk

Inexact Water Use Data is More of a Problem in Fragmented Supply Chains
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Preparing Supply Chains for the Green Future

Understanding Cap and Trade and Carbon Taxes
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Vendor Compliance Is Green

Vendor Compliance Optimization is key to building a truly Green Supply Chain. Learn how.
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Case Study: Combining Transportation Planning with Network Design to Reduce Transportation Costs and CO2

Learn how one manufacturer incorporated carbon emissions into its optimal supply chain network design.
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SCDigest Letter on the Green Supply Chain

e-version of the full 16-page version of the SCDigest Letter on the Green Supply Chain 2009
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White Paper: Benchmarking the Perfect Order

How well are companies in the consumer goods to retail channel doing in terms of perfect order achievement? This study looks at results from shipments from over 4500 suppliers - and the results are surprising.
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Green Supply Chain News: World on Cusp of Electricity Revolution

Solar to Gain Major Market Share in Coming Years, Bloomberg Predicts, as Rooftop Solar for Homes and Businesses Takes Off
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Green Supply Chain News: BP Releases Its Statistical Review of World Energy for 2015

Global Energy Consumption Slows, as US Reaches Number 1 in Combined Oil and Natural Gas Production
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Green Supply Chain News: New Approach to Calculating CO2 Emissions from LTL Shipments

Research from MIT, CH Robinson, Takes Bite Out of On-Going Green Supply Chain Challenge
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Green Supply Chain News: Are Natural Gas Trucks Really Better than Diesel in Terms of Total Greenhouse Gas Emissions?

New Study Says Reduction in CO2 from Trucks Outweighed by Leakage of Dangerous Methane Gas Upstream in Production and Distribution
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Green Supply Chain News: Walmart's Remarkable 2015 Global Responsibility Report Part 2

From Every Day Low Prices to Changing the World; Goal to Improve the Lot of Retail Workers Everywhere
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Green Supply Chain Comment: Massachusetts Town Tilting at Its Two Windmills

Residents Says Just Two Turbines Making them Sick, Creating Huge Noise, and Want them Gone; An Industrial Machine is an Industrial Machine
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Green Supply Chain Comment: PepsiCo Struggles Might Give Pause to Aggressive Healthy Food Strategies as Part of Sustainability Programs

CEO on Hot Seat as Healthy Food Strategies Lead to Losing Share in Core Soda Business
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Green Supply Chain Comment: Could Walmart's Green Supply Chain Push Lead to Different SKU Bases?

New Walmart Program Can be seen as Successor to Top-Down Cost Reduction of GM's Lopez 20 Years Ago; What Happens when GHG Emissions Reduction and Supply Chain Cost Decreases Diverge?
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It's not an impossibility, but it's certainly not a slam-dunk and never has been. The healthcare debate has basically sucked all the oxygen out of the room.

Frank O'Donnell, president of the activist group Clean Air Watch, on prospects for the US Senate passing Cap and Trade legislation any time soon.

 

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Supply Chain Visibility and
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Supply chain visibility - Anticipation and rapid notification of problems - Collaboration via accurate and complete supply chain performance history - and now, Green Supplier Scorecarding

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