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Mar

23

March 23, 2010

Nestlé Waters’ Design for Communities: Reorienting From Water to People

In part two of our case study on BSR's work with Nestlé Waters North America, we look at how the company is shifting from a primary focus on the water resource in its site-selection process to a focus on communities.

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Feb

22

February 22, 2010

Water Numbers for Real People

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Feb

16

February 16, 2010

Considering the Big Picture

With increasing pressure on companies to consider landscape-level impacts in corporate environmental performance, BSR's new report provides guidance on which emerging tools are right for your company.

#Ecosystem Services #Environment

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Jan

27

January 27, 2010

A Commitment to Communities: Case Study of Nestlé Waters North America’s Water-Siting Plan

As the United States' largest producer of bottled spring water, Nestle Waters North America is entering a new era of community engagement—with a new set of challenges related to community dynamics, governance, and sometimes conflicting definitions of responsibility. This is the first case study about BSR’s work with the company.

#Environment #Sustainable Communities

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Nov

9

November 9, 2009

Provide Access to Water and Sanitation? That’s the Easy Part

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Oct

1

October 1, 2009

A Systems Approach for the Planet

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Sep

29

September 29, 2009

Hero for Troubled Waters: A Q&A with Sylvia Earle

Oceanographer and author Sylvia Earle, described as a "Living Legend" by the Library of Congress and a "Hero for the Planet" by Time magazine, talks about why we need to put nature—and especially the world's water resources—on the balance sheet.

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Aug

17

August 17, 2009

Responsible Engagement on Water Policy

This week, the CEO Water Mandate convenes its fourth working conference in Stockholm as part of World Water Week. Here, the UN Global Compact's Gavin Power provides a guest perspective on why the mandate is focusing on transparency and public-private partnerships.

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Jul

28

July 28, 2009

Rising Above the Noise of Greenwash

Today's savvy consumers are not just spending their dollars more wisely to save money—they’re also spending with companies they truly believe are saving the planet. Our guide will help your company curtail greenwash and build the trust of consumers.

#Consumer Products #Environment #Reporting and Communications #Sustainability Management

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