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May

12

May 12, 2015

Transport And Logistics: How to Be a Smart Freight Leader

How to Be a Smart Freight Leader

At an event on May 26 in Leipzig, Germany, BSR and Smart Freight Centre will explore what it means to be a smart freight leader.

#Clean Cargo Working Group #Climate Change #Transport and Logistics

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Mar

4

March 4, 2015

Transport And Logistics: Improving Sustainability in the Railway Supply Chain

Improving Sustainability in the Railway Supply Chain

Along with six railway companies, BSR is launching Railsponsible, a new sustainable-procurement initiative that is focused on improving sustainability practices in the railway supply chain.

#BSR News #Supply Chain #Transport and Logistics

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Feb

10

February 10, 2015

Transport And Logistics: How BSR’s Clean Cargo Working Group Helps Shippers Improve Environmental Performance

How BSR’s Clean Cargo Working Group Helps Shippers Improve Environmental Performance

A new guide from BSR's Clean Cargo Working Group explains its carbon calculation and management tools for shippers.

#Clean Cargo Working Group #Climate Change #Transport and Logistics

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Jan

27

January 27, 2015

Transport And Logistics: New Guidance: How Commercial Trucking Can Improve Fuel Sustainability

New Guidance: How Commercial Trucking Can Improve Fuel Sustainability

Transportation, which accounts for about a quarter of energy-related carbon emissions, is the fastest-growing end-use sector of carbon emissions. A new BSR report provides guidance for the commercial transportation sector to reduce its climate and other sustainability impacts.

#Climate Change #Future of Fuels #Transport and Logistics

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Dec

10

December 10, 2014

Transport And Logistics: The Maritime Anti-Corruption Network: Tackling Corruption through Collective Action

The Maritime Anti-Corruption Network: Tackling Corruption through Collective Action

A Q&A with Maersk Group's Legal Counsel for Anticorruption and Foreign Trade Controls and Maritime Anti-Corruption Network's Chair, Cecilia Müller Torbrand, explores the importance of cross-sector collaboration to effectively tackle corruption's deep roots.

#Grants #Maritime Anti-Corruption Network #Transport and Logistics

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Oct

3

October 3, 2014

Transport And Logistics: A Q&A with Maersk Line’s Mette Olsen

A Q&A with Maersk Line’s Mette Olsen

Maersk Line Sustainability's Mette Olsen discusses how suppliers and buyers can collaborate to advance sustainable procurement.

#Supply Chain #Transport and Logistics

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Jun

19

June 19, 2014

Transport And Logistics: Sustainable Trucking in Europe: Lessons from the BSR Spring Forum

Sustainable Trucking in Europe: Lessons from the BSR Spring Forum

Through strategies tailored to the European context, fleet operators and transport service providers addressing the twin sustainability challenges of climate and urban issues related to pollution, noise, and congestion, the topic of a session at the BSR Spring Forum 2014.

#Climate Change #Transport and Logistics

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May

6

May 6, 2014

Transport And Logistics: Clean Cargo Working Group: Transparency and Transformation in Ocean Transport

Clean Cargo Working Group: Transparency and Transformation in Ocean Transport

Through environmental-performance tools and methodologies, BSR's Clean Cargo Working Group helps companies increase the transparency of their ocean transport chains, improving sustainability impacts.

#Climate Change #Supply Chain #Transport and Logistics

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Apr

22

April 22, 2014

Transport And Logistics: Transforming Transportation Fuel for a Low-Carbon Future: A New BSR Guide

Transforming Transportation Fuel for a Low-Carbon Future: A New BSR Guide

BSR's new Future of Fuels guide helps North American ground fleet operators and their value chain partners—including energy producers, vehicle manufacturers, retailers, and investors—develop practical strategies to accelerate the transition to low-carbon fuels, improve the sustainability impacts of all fuels, and advance dialogue about our shared challenges.

#Climate Change #Energy and Extractives #Transport and Logistics

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Mar

13

March 13, 2014

Transport And Logistics: Transportation Fuel and Climate: Five Key Issues for Business Leaders and Policymakers

Transportation Fuel and Climate: Five Key Issues for Business Leaders and Policymakers

A recent climate conference that featured BSR's Future of Fuels initiative underscored the need for more creative collaboration on transportation fuel. Panelists raised five key ideas that need attention from commercial fleet operators, their value chain partners, and policymakers.

#Climate Change #Energy and Extractives #Future of Fuels #Transport and Logistics

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