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  • It's Time to Quantify the Economic Risks of Climate Change

    By: NAEM Staff
    September 8, 2014
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    Learn the results from a groundbreaking report on the financial risks associated with climate change from Kate Gordon, Vice President & Director of the Next Generation’s Climate & Energy Program.
  • Evolving Your Metrics to Advance EHS Performance

    By: NAEM Staff
    August 6, 2014
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    At NAEM’s Forum, Michelle Redfield, Director of Safety, Environment & Process Improvement at Schneider Electric, led a benchmarking discussion on the topic of evolving metrics to advance EHS performance. This interview provides an overview of the conversation.
  • Sustainability 2020: Will Big Goals Bring Big Results?

    By: NAEM Staff
    May 16, 2014
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    As we now look to the 2020 horizon, companies are setting their new goals at a time when sustainability principles are being increasingly integrated into business operations, and disclosure is now more focused on connecting sustainability investments to bottom line results.
  • How Biogen Idec Inc. Uses Materiality Assessments to Identify Risks, Priorities

    By: NAEM Staff
    May 15, 2014
  • Identifying the Value of Sustainability Through Integrated Reporting

    By: NAEM Staff
    May 13, 2014
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    We spoke with Bill Gaffigan, Senior Practitioner with Geosyntec Consultants, to better understand the current integrated reporting landscape and to understand the opportunity this approach holds for publicly held companies.
  • Behind Intel Corp's Conflict-Free Commitment

    By: NAEM Staff
    April 11, 2014
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    Intel Corp. announced that its microprocessors are now conflict-free. Learn more about what happened behind the scenes.
  • Developing a Product Stewardship Strategy at Johnson & Johnson

    By: Al Iannuzzi
    March 24, 2014
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    Getting a large organization to align on common objectives can be daunting. Having a comprehensive product stewardship strategy — including raw materials purchased, transportation, product use and end-of-life phases — is a good place to begin.
  • Using OSHA's Voluntary Protection Program to Advance Safety

    By: NAEM Staff
    March 20, 2014
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    As companies start to achieve leading-edge performance targets, aggressive goals sometimes give way to behavior-change programs that can take the results to the next level.
  • New Standards to Bring Clarity to Sustainable Purchasing

    By: NAEM Staff
    November 25, 2013
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    Demand for information about ESG performance now extends to the risk profile and performance of a company's supply chain. Many suppliers, however, are ill-equipped to respond to the barrage of inquires. Learn more about how this information pipeline is changing how companies relate to their suppliers.
  • How Bentall Kennedy is Engaging Employees to Deliver Client Value

    By: NAEM Staff
    October 31, 2013
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    Buildings account for 39% of annual electricity usage in the United States, and as one of North America's largest real estate investment advisers, Bentall Kennedy has committed itself to reducing that impact. In addition to incorporating sustainability into investment decisions, the company has also worked to engage its employees. Learn what the company has achieved and where it plans to go next.
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