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    Weight of Nations

    Material Outflows From Industrial Economies

    Despite waste reduction measures and significant improvements in the efficiency of material use in Austria, Germany, Japan, The Netherlands, and the United States, the overall quantities of wastes flowing into the environment each year continue to grow.

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    Pure Profit

    Financial implications of environmental performance

    Examining 13 companies in the U.S. pulp and paper sector, this report provides a new method of assessing a company's prospective financial exposure to environmental risks that could give investors an edge when making investment decisions.

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    Critical Consumption Trends and Implications

    Degrading Earth's Ecosystems...

    Argues that production and consumption patterns are integrally linked and entire use cycle must be considered to understand environmental effects, identify potential interventions, and articulate effective policy approaches.

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    Sustainable trade expansion in Latin America

    Analysis and assessment

    An empirical and policy assessment that highlights recent changes in trade policy and focuses on the sectoral impacts from these changes, their likely environmental consequences, and opportunities to promote more sustainable trade strategies.

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    Green Ledgers

    Case studies in corporate environmental accounting

    Shows how greater attention to environmental costs can improve the bottom line and promote business sustainability. Gives practical steps for integrating effective environmental accounting practices into business systems.

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Corporate GPM Guide 5

Renewable Energy Certificates

This installment provides an introduction to RECs for corporate energy users. The publication defines RECs, their business benefits, and their similarities to other renewable energy products. It also makes suggestions for purchase strategy and policy.

The Explanatory Guide to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety

Provides information on the content and origin of the provisions of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety and the legal obligations of the parties under the Protocol.

Corporate GPM Guide 3

Corporate Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventories

Introduces corporate greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions inventories as a fundamental first step to enabling green power to meet corporate energy and climate goals.

Corporate GPM Guide 2

Opportunities With Landfill Gas

Provides an introduction to landfill gas as a green energy source for commercial and industrial enterprises.

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