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  • Golf course to the rescue

    Golf course to the rescue

    When ARCO was confronted with a costly mining waste cleanup, EH&S officers at the company proposed building a golf course, saving at least $15 million in shareholder dollars. There are examples that can be used to clearly illustrate the savings ...

    Kenneth R. Dickerson

  • Lessons in social responsibility for the value chain from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc.

    Lessons in social responsibility for the value chain from Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc.

    Written by a consultant specializing in value chain social responsibility, this article details the challenges of promoting social responsibility through the supply chain of a specialty company operating in the world`s second largest commodity ...

    John Winter

  • Why can`t we treat the rain Forest like the Ocean?

    Why can`t we treat the rain Forest like the Ocean?

    This article describes a successful example of creative corporate problem-solving that resulted in development of an oil field in an Ecuadorian rain forest in a manner that preserved the rain forest and at less cost than the traditional method of ...

    Frank Boren

  • The New Creed of Greed: Going Green is Good, but also Wrought with Near Term Risk

    The New Creed of Greed: Going Green is Good, but also Wrought with Near Term Risk

    “I am not a destroyer of companies.I am a liberator of them!”Quote by Gordon Gekko, played by Michael Douglass in the 1987 movie Wall Street INTRODUCTIONThe Greed for Green: Whether it’s Greener Homes, Cars, Computers or Investments, It’s all about ...

    Mark C. Coleman

  • CORNucopia of Opportunity in the Heartland: Or Just More Feed for the Political Cattle?

    CORNucopia of Opportunity in the Heartland: Or Just More Feed for the Political Cattle?

    We now live in a carbon constrained world. Fears of human induced climate change are bringing about changes in government, corporate and consumer behaviors. Investments in renewable energy are increasing, corporations are greening everything from ...

    Mark C. Coleman

  • Money Matters - CEO Table by Alan Banks

    Money Matters - CEO Table by Alan Banks

    For many management teams navigating today’s complex business climate is like driving the Titanic in fog. Ever changing mists of legal liabilities, regulatory direction, competitor performance, and growing consumer advocacy makebuilding sustainable ...

    Alan Banks