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5 March 2002

EPA [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency] Administrator Whitman Honors 47 Citizen, Industry, Government Groups for Innovative Efforts to Clean Air [USA]

Author: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

For their outstanding and innovative efforts in helping clean the nation's air, EPA Administrator Christie Whitman today honored 47 local and state governments, industries and citizens groups at the second Annual Clean Air Excellence Awards ceremony...

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8 October 2002

Arsenic lawsuits get under US wood treaters' skin

Author: Nichola Groom, Reuters

Walker is one of a growing number of consumers who blame U.S. wood products makers for injuries they received from wood treated with a compound containing arsenic, a known carcinogen...companies that have made or sold wood treated with the arsenic...

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10 August 2003

New program allows rain forest lumber

Author: AP

Leading the RIL ["reduced-impact logging"] certification program is the Alexandria-based Tropical Forest Foundation, which started the program in the Amazon River basin in Brazil. The project is monitored by an independent auditing agency called...

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4 September 2003

Boise Cascade to stop purchase of old-growth wood

Author: Reuters

Paper and building materials maker Boise Cascade Corp. drew rare praise from environmental groups yesterday after it said it would stop using timber from endangered, or old-growth, forests in the United States beginning in 2004. Boise also said it...

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10 June 2004

Georgia-Pacific Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Author: Georgia-Pacific

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1 January 2005

New benchmarks for addressing product toxicity, even in areas of scientific uncertainty

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1 January 2005

[PDF] Protecting Public Health, Increasing Profits And Promoting Innovation By Benchmarking Corporate Governance of Chemicals in Products

Author: Richard A. Liroff, World Wildlife Fund

[Case studies on Samsung, Fujitsu, Sony, SC Johnson, Nike, Marks & Spencer, Boots, Gerber Products (part of Novartis), Chiquita. Also refers to Apple, Avon, Baxter, Compaq (part of Hewlett-Packard [HP]), Hewlett-Packard (HP), IBM, Abbott...

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30 August 2005

Toxic 100 Uses Enhanced Toxics Release Inventory Data to List Top Corporate Polluters [USA]

Author: William Baue, SocialFunds.com

...the Toxic 100, [is] a list of the largest corporate emitters of toxics in the US. Of companies in the Fortune 500, Forbes 500, and S&P 500, the top five Toxic 100 companies are GE [General Electric], Georgia-Pacific, Eastman Kodak, Boeing, and...

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1 September 2005

Semi-annual review of FTSE4Good indices: 42 new companies added, 24 removed

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1 September 2005

[PDF] full report: "Semi-Annual Review of the FTSE4Good Indices"

Author: FTSE4Good

[Companies removed from FTSE4Good index series for failing to meet environmental criteria: Amsouth Bancorporation, Bank of New York, BB&T, Charles Schwab, Emporiki Bank of Greece, Fifth Third Bancorp, First Horizon National, Freeport-McMoRan,...

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