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P&G, Burt’s Bees, TSC, Colgate-Palmolive, and More Form First Coalition to Tackle Recycling Small Format Packaging   
January 14, 2022
Source: Waste Advantage Magazine - The Sustainability Consortium (TSC) announced the formation of a new coalition of companies and organizations committed to creating resources to recycle
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Nick Martin joins Post Holdings   
January 14, 2022
Source: WATTAgNet - Post Holdings names Nick Martin senior director, environmental, social and governance (ESG). Martin will lead ESG at Post Holdings, including overseeing enterprise-wide ESG strategy, goal-setting and planning and execution.
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2021 was 6th-warmest year on record, NOAA says   
January 14, 2022
Source: ABC on MSN.com - Last year was one of the warmest in recorded history amid a four-decade warming trend, scientists have learned. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and NASA announced in a joint press conference Thursday that 2021...
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The Sustainability Consortium partners with CPG companies for a new small-format packaging recycling program   
January 14, 2022
Source: Outlook - The coalition is composed of CPG companies, non-profits and universities, including P&G, Burt’s Bees, Colgate-Palmolive, GSK, Sustainable Packaging Coalition, The Recycling Partnership, Balcones Resources,
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Research & Commentary: Curbing Executive Authority to Unilaterally Join Regional Cap-and-Trade Schemes is the Right Move for Florida’s Legislature   
January 14, 2022
Source: Heartland - Legislation Would Protect Legislative Authority, Ensure Debate On Cap-And-Trade Programs Companion legislation has been introduced in the Florida legislature that would block Florida governors from unilaterally signing the...
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Companies Across The Globe Feeling The Climate Change Heat   
January 14, 2022
Source: Outlookindia - Climate action failure has been cited as the top risk in the recently released Global Risks Report 2022. While several companies have already begun to suffer its consequences, it’s time for a reality
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COLUMN: 'Lone wolf' approach to entering RGGI is wrong   
January 14, 2022
Source: The Meadville Tribune - It was to my great disappointment and concern that, on Tuesday, Gov. Tom Wolf vetoed the Legislature’s concurrent disapproval resolution that would have blocked the Department of Environmental Protect
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Peer-reviewed Study Finds Extreme Heat Could Threaten $55.4 Billion Annually in Outdoor Worker Earnings by Midcentury   
January 14, 2022
Source: Common Dreams - Between now and 2065, climate change is projected to quadruple U.S. outdoor workers’ exposure to hazardous heat conditions, jeopardizing their health and placing up to $55.4 billion of their earnings at risk annually if no...
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Low correlation between ESG in fund titles and their rating, says study   
January 14, 2022
Source: Pensions&Investments - There's a "relatively low correlation" between language patterns found in prospectuses of mutual funds and exchange-traded funds with "ESG" in their names and a fund's environmental, social and governance rating,
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No One Surprised 2021 One of the Hottest Years on Record—and That’s Terrifying   
January 14, 2022
Source: Common Dreams - The U.S. government agencies NASA and NOAA released their latest scientific data on 2021 climate change trends, including how the global average temperature compares to that of years past. According to NASA and NOAA,
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