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Special Report on

Sustainability Management Systems for Events

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In 2003, Duke University began a major initiative to re-invent its environmental management processes by designing, building, and implementing a management system that will cover all aspects of the University life - education, research, health care, management, operations, and facilities. The initiative builds on the institution's solid environmental history, including regulatory compliance, education, research, and service. An Environmental Management System Planning Committee was formed to design a system to address the growth of campus sustainability and stewardship; to improve and report environmental performance; ...
REVIEWS AND OPINIONS
Breathe in and out. Now repeat for as long as possible: We're all ...
Nature, music, movies, cycling, running, swimming, triathlons, campervans, Ella the Wonder Dog and assorted outdoor and indoor stuff Today, a nearly hot-off-the press look at one of the key environmental issues of our time – in International Year of Biodiversity , and in the week in which  International Day for Biodiversity 2010  (tomorrow, May 22) is celebrated, I want to explore the latest official statement on the calamitous decline in global biodiversity. Not many pictures, I'm afraid! So was Private James Frazer , above, from Dad's Army correct - are we all doomed? Read on! ... market research, surveys and trends
Sustainability At Snow Events | TransWorld Business « Transworld ...
The snow community has a vested interest in protecting the environment, especially in the control of carbon emissions that contribute to global warming - a term that strikes fear in the hearts of anyone who has ridden a glacier or enjoyed a good powder day.  However, an integral aspect of our industry is the events, festivals and competitions whose environmental impact may be just as harsh as their marketing effects are beneficial. Protect Our Winters, an organization that works towards rallying the snow community to take on environmental initiatives, focuses on ways to reduce carbon footprints while still enjoying the sport.  ... market research, surveys and trends

SURVEY RESULTS FOR
SUSTAINABILITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS FOR EVENTS

SSC: SMS Coaching Program
As organizations seek to become more sustainable, they need a means for understanding the fundamental principles of sustainability and translating these into organizational practices. The Sustainability Management System Coaching Program is a structured and systematic training and coaching program designed to enable organizations across multiple sectors (business, government, education, and non-profit) to measure and manage their environmental and social impacts, while sustaining--and in many cases improving--their financial performance. See the Case Studies at the end of ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Exploring the Current Trends and Future Outlook for Facility ...
—ability to make a business case for sustainability. Establish programs to reduce, reuse and recycle. ... sources through a common portal—Integrated Workplace Management Systems, or .... IFMA research has shown that less than 25 percent have budgeted ... continuity plans for events such as acts of terrorism, ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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Alcoa Announces Expiration and Final Results of Tender Offer for 2012 and 2013 ...
announced today the expiration and final results of its Maximum Tender Offer, which is its tender offer to purchase for cash up to the Maximum Tender Amount (as described below) of its outstanding 6.00% Notes due 2012 and its 5.375% Notes due 2013. As of 5:00 p.m., ET, on August 23, 2010, the expiration date for the Maximum Tender Offer, the aggregate principal amount of 2012 Notes tendered and not withdrawn was $194,854,000, representing 37.71% of the $516,709,000 aggregate principal amount of the 2012 Notes outstanding, and the aggregate principal amount of 2013 Notes ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Business Briefs
is investing more than $2.6 million to retool its acetic acid facility in Calvert City  to continue operations and improve productivity at the site, where it produces 99.9 percent pure glacial acetic acid used in products such as paints, coatings, pickling and dialysis.  The reinvestment project will allow the company to upgrade its infrastructure and components and retain its 77 existing employees. CAMPBELLSVILLE Campbellsville University has announced a new master’s degree, the master of arts in organizational leadership. The 30-hour graduate program will be part of the university’s School of Business and ... market trends, news research and surveys resources

INFORMATION RESOURCES

Sustainable Sourcing Code - London Organising Committee of the ...
systems, ISO 9001 for quality assurance and management systems, or BS. 8901 for sustainability management systems for events. ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Press Release - Earth Day Celebration and Carbon Offset
GOV. RITTER & MAYOR HICKENLOOPER CELEBRATE EARTH DAY WITH $100,000 CARBON OFFSET DONATION, RELEASE OF DNC GREENING REPORT Audio: Celebrating Earth Day in Denver's Civic Center Park, Mayor John Hickenlooper and Gov. Bill Ritter today announced a $100,000 donation from the Democratic National Convention's 2008 Host Committee for New Energy Economy carbon-offset projects. Also today, the Denver 2008 Convention Host Committee, Gov. Ritter and Mayor Hickenlooper reported on the lasting successes of community efforts to make the 2008 Convention the greenest in history. "The Host Committee's generous donation to the ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
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SUSTAINABILITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS FOR EVENTS
QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
What are the best options for Document Management Systems (online ...
BEST really means that a software matched your requirements, which you need to explain more in order to help you on this. I don't know exactly what you need in an online Document Management System (DMS), because that can be a lot of traffic going to and from the hosting server, It really depends on your requirements and budget. May i suggest you check "Microsoft Office Online". They have an online edition of SharePoint where you can use for document sharing. posted 1 month ago We use Google Apps (Docs). Fairly straight forward to setup and easy admin. I also scan ocr my paper documents and notes using a Brother MFC. If you ...
What types of automated reminder systems do people use for ...
Facilities Management (8), Personnel Policies (2), Quality Management and Standards (2), Purchasing (1), Staffing and Recruiting (1), Business Development (1), Manufacturing (1), Computers and Software (1) There are a number of software products available in the market which are designed to track contracts, offer alerts, task management, track documents, and create reports etc. These software products are costly and most of them require licenses that are required to be renewed year on year and hence not very cost effective. The simplest way of tracking is having all critical dates loaded on your calendar as reminders. The ...