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The Power of Corporations Adopting Sustainability
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“Inspiring. Amazing. Thought-provoking.” These are some of the words guests used to describe remarks given by environmental economist Peter A. Seligmann, chairman and CEO of Conservation International at the SEEDS of CHANGE event on October 14, 2015. 
The Power of Corporations Adopting Sustainability, “Inspiring. Amazing. Thought-provoking.” These are some of the words guests used to describe remarks given by environmental economist Peter A. Seligmann, chairman and CEO of Conservation International at the SEEDS of CHANGE event on October 14, environmental sustainability by reducing water and energy use and increasing the amount of recyclable, is motivating the changes towards sustainability,” said Clark. “Sustainability drives up savings and revenues
Water Sustainability for Global Agriculture
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A day for water and water for sustainable development 

Water Sustainability for Global Agriculture, Issue 1 By the year 2050, agriculture will need to produce 50% more food globally, and 100% more in developing countries to feed a population predicted to reach nine billion. Globally, agriculture currently uses nearly 70% of the world’s fresh water, primarily for irrigation. Inefficient use of water for crop production depletes aquifers, reduces, & #Sustainability @UN-Water Follow us on Twitter @DanforthCenter and LIKE us on Facebook to stay up to date
Enterprise and General Motors – Auto Leaders Connect to Discuss Sustainability
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By Lee Broughton I often talk about how Enterprise partners with auto manufacturers to help them bring the latest alternative fuel technologies to consumers through our neighborhood network of more than 5,500 local offices. The network puts us in ...
Enterprise and General Motors – Auto Leaders Connect to Discuss Sustainability , By Lee Broughton I often talk about how Enterprise partners with auto manufacturers to help them bring the latest alternative fuel technologies to consumers through our neighborhood network of more than 5,500 local offices. The network puts us in an ideal position to test the viability of these new, , will join us to discuss the future of local mobility. This discussion will be led by sustainability
United States Golf Association Taps Danforth Center To Improve Course Sustainability
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Research will advance the development of salt-tolerant turf varieties.
United States Golf Association Taps Danforth Center To Improve Course Sustainability, ST. LOUIS, MO – The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center announced it is collaborating with Washington University in St. Louis and the University of Georgia to develop methods to study salt tolerance in seashore paspalum through the United States Golf Association, USGA, Turfgrass and Environmental Research, and fewer chemical treatments, a critical step in increasing the environmental sustainability
(St. Louis Post-Dispatch) Danforth Center and USGA Partnering to Improve Golf Course Sustainability
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As golfers tee off at the U.S. Open this week, researchers at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center are literally watching grass grow to find ways to improve turf on golf courses.
(St. Louis Post-Dispatch) Danforth Center and USGA Partnering to Improve Golf Course Sustainability, As golfers tee off at the U.S. Open this week, researchers at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center are literally watching grass grow to find ways to improve turf on golf courses. The study is through a grant from the USGA as part of an ongoing effort to improve sustainability of golf courses. You can’t have golf without the rich green turf. But, the clean-cut emerald course isn’t just
(St. Louis Business Journal) Danforth Center invites GM and Enterprise to talk sustainability
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By Matthew Hibbard, Reporter, June 5, 2012 First let's connect the dots. The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, General Motors and Enterprise Holdings Enterprise Holdings. Latest from The Business Journals Enterprise to add hourly vehicle renta ...
(St. Louis Business Journal) Danforth Center invites GM and Enterprise to talk sustainability, By Matthew Hibbard, Reporter, June 5, 2012 First let's connect the dots. The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, General Motors and Enterprise Holdings are all connected in an interesting way. St. Louis-based Enterprise, via its CEO Andrew Taylor and his family, gave the Danforth Center a $35, Motors North America and Taylor discussed sustainability in the automobile industry on June 4 in front
(Forbes) Is Corporate America Leading Way In Sustainability?
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Question: Who is the world’s largest automaker? Answer: In 2011, General Motors reclaimed it. Tougher Question: Who purchases more cars than anyone else in the world? Lesser Known Answer: Enterprise Rent-A-Car. I actually have a relatively lon ...
(Forbes) Is Corporate America Leading Way In Sustainability?, Question: Who is the world’s largest automaker? Answer: In 2011, General Motors reclaimed it. Tougher Question: Who purchases more cars than anyone else in the world? Lesser Known Answer: Enterprise Rent-A-Car. I actually have a relatively longterm relationship with both companies in very different ways. We were a GM family growing up. Lots and lots of really large station wagons. My first car was a pumpkin orange 1977
BELLWETHER PLANT GROWTH FACILITY ADVANCES FOOD SECURITY AND SUSTAINABILITY RESEARCH
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Discover the features of the new growth chambers
BELLWETHER PLANT GROWTH FACILITY ADVANCES FOOD SECURITY AND SUSTAINABILITY RESEARCH, As part of its ongoing major expansion, the Danforth Center completed construction of the Bellwether Plant Growth Facility, which houses 34 walk-in and reach-in growth chambers. By providing much-needed space and advanced features that enable Center scientists to test plant productivity in virtually any terrestrial environment, the new facility is critical to accelerating the pace of scientific discovery
Announcing New Research to Address Global Food Security and the Sustainability of Coastal Golf Courses
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The Danforth Center’s mission to improve the human condition through plant science directly translates to addressing the food security and sustainability challenges in our world.
Announcing New Research to Address Global Food Security and the Sustainability of Coastal Golf Courses, Scientists at the Danforth Plant Science Center work with a variety of partners to develop sustainable solutions to feeding and fueling a rapidly growing world population. Most recently the Center announced two new research collaborations. The first through the Agricultural Greater Good Initiative (GGI) sponsored by Illumina Inc. is aimed at optimizing breeding strategies in grain sorghum
(Agri-Pulse) The Promise and Potential for New Plant Varieties
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If agricultural productivity growth continues to stagnate, there will be significant ramifications for the economic vitality and environmental sustainability of food
(Agri-Pulse) The Promise and Potential for New Plant Varieties , If agricultural productivity growth continues to stagnate, there will be significant ramifications for the economic vitality and environmental sustainability of food READ MORE, (Collection), (Collection)