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Nespresso plans $550M environmental initiative

8/27/2014

  • Bloomberg
  • BusinessGreen (U.K.)

Nespresso says it will spend $550 million over the next six years to improve its environmental and social footprint, helping farmers in Africa and working to improve its products' recyclability. "Our … Read More

Cooler brings in record Kickstarter haul

8/27/2014

  • Mashable

A souped-up cooler is now the most funded project in Kickstarter history. The Coolest Cooler, which includes a blender and Bluetooth speakers, has raised more than $10.3 million, surpassing the Pebble… Read More

Debate ensues on expanding deportation deferrals

8/27/2014

  • Hill, The

Debate has again ensued over the possibility of the Obama administration expanding deportation deferrals for some immigrants who came to the country as children. Democrats say President Obama can use … Read More