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2014-10-28 UPS Foundation Oferece Cerca de US$2,5 milhões em Prêmios Ambientais
Mais de três milhões de árvores plantadas em 47 países para apoiar a sustentabilidade ambiental global

A  UPS Foundation, o braço filantrópico da UPS® (NYSE: UPS), anunciou que destinou cerca de US$ 2,5 milhões para organizações sem fins lucrativos, com ênfase na sustentabilidade ambiental. O maior beneficiário da UPS Foundation é a The Nature Conservancy, uma importante organização de preservação que trabalha em todo o mundo para proteger terras e cursos de água ecologicamente importantes.

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2014-10-09 The UPS Foundation Awards Nearly $2.5 Million in Environmental Grants
More Than Three Million Trees Planted Across 47 Countries to Support Global Environmental Sustainability

The UPS Foundation, the philanthropic arm of UPS® (NYSE: UPS), announced it has awarded nearly $2.5 million to non-profit organizations with an emphasis on environmental sustainability. The UPS Foundation's largest environmental grant recipient is The Nature Conservancy, a leading conservation organization that works globally to protect ecologically important lands and bodies of water.
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2014-09-30 UPS Continues Tradition of Global Community Service
Employees around the World Celebrate 12th Annual Global Volunteer Month through Volunteer Efforts

Since its founding in 1907, UPS® (NYSE: UPS) has established a strong legacy of supporting the communities it serves around the world. During the month of October, UPS's nearly 400,000 employees will aim to donate 315,000 volunteer hours to community service efforts through the company's annual Global Volunteer Month. This goal is a 5 percent increase over last year's monthly hours total.
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2014-09-29 UPS Named to Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for Second Consecutive Year
For 10th Straight Year, UPS named to DJSI North America Index

UPS® (NYSE: UPS) announced it was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) for the second consecutive year, positioning the company in the top 10 percent of sustainability performers among the 2,500 largest companies tracked in the S&P Global Broad Market IndexSM. For the 10th straight year, UPS was also named to the DJSI North American Index.
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2014-09-26 CDP Ranks UPS in Top Ten Percent of Companies Measured for Sustainability Efforts
UPS makes CDLI with a score of 100 out of 100

UPS® (NYSE: UPS) announced it secured a top ranking on the CDP's Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI) of Standard & Poor's (S&P) 500 companies for the fourth consecutive year. With a score of 100 out of 100, UPS ranked among the top ten percent of companies measured and one of only 14 to receive a score of 100.
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2014-08-12 Sustainability at Sasquatch! Music Festival
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2014-08-12 Small Business Operations at Sasquatch! Music Festival
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2014-07-30 UPS double son objectif de réduction des émissions de carbone pour 2020
  • Le rapport sur le développement durable 2013 souligne les réalisations d’UPS dans les domaines de l’énergie, de l’efficacité et de l’aide humanitaire.
  • Transparence accrue : UPS est une des premières sociétés américaines à adopter une nouvelle méthode détaillée de production de rapports sur le développement durable.
  • Réduction de 1,5 pour cent des émissions de carbone.
  • Davantage de véhicules à émissions faibles sur les routes : les véhicules du parc d’UPS ont parcouru 88 millions de kilomètres et permis à la société de réduire de 21,9 millions de litres sa consommation d’essence et de diesel.
  • Plus de 5,6 millions de litres de carburant économisés par année grâce au logiciel d’optimisation des itinéraires (ORION).
  • Des options de chaîne d’approvisionnement plus durables pour les clients, telles que UPS carbone neutre pour l’expédition de colis, de documents, de marchandises ou de fret, partout dans le monde.
  • Des collectivités plus résilientes partout dans le monde grâce à l’aide d’UPS, notamment grâce à l’expédition de 250 envois humanitaires dans 46 pays.
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2014-07-30 UPS Doubles Carbon Intensity Goal for 2020
  • Company's 2013 "Committed to More" Sustainability Report Highlights Energy, Efficiency and Humanitarian Achievements
  • More Commitment to Transparency by Becoming One of First U.S. Companies to Adopt New Comprehensive Level of Sustainability Reporting
  • More Reductions as absolute carbon emissions decrease 1.5%
  • More Lower-Emission Vehicles Hitting the Road as fleet logged 55 million miles and avoided the use of 5.8 million gallons of conventional gasoline and diesel
  • More than 1.5M gallons of fuel saved annually through ORION Route Optimization
  • More Sustainable Supply Chain Options for Customers like carbon neutral shipping for packages, documents, cargo or freight to anywhere in world
  • More Resilient Global Communities through Humanitarian Aid as UPS enabled 250 humanitarian shipments across 46 countries
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2014-07-16 UPS Among First US Companies to Adopt New Comprehensive Level of Sustainability Reporting
The 2013 UPS Corporate Sustainability Report, to be released July 30, will be in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)'s new G4 reporting guidelines at the "Comprehensive" level.

UPS® (NYSE: UPS) will release its 2013 sustainability report based on the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)'s new G4 reporting guidelines at the "Comprehensive in accordance" option and with GRI's "Materiality Matters" check on July 30, 2014. With the release of this report, UPS will join a select group of global companies that have already adopted the G4 guidelines and will become one of the first U.S.-based companies to do so.
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2014-06-13 UPS Names New Sustainability Officer and New Diversity and Inclusion Officer
Scott Wicker to Lead Facilities Expansion Projects; Rhonda Clark Named Chief Sustainability Officer; Amy Whitley Named First Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer

UPS (NYSE: UPS) announced today that Rhonda Clark will become the company's Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO) effective immediately. Clark will succeed Scott Wicker who helped create UPS's sustainability architecture and implemented numerous successful initiatives during his seven years leading UPS's Sustainability group. During this period, the company set aggressive sustainability goals, achieved success in key areas by improving efficiencies in operations and expanded its alternative fuel/advanced technology fleet by more than 50%.
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2014-05-26 Pracownicy UPS Polska posadzili kilkaset drzew i krzewów w Ogrodzie Botanicznym w Powsinie
85 wolontariuszy UPS Polska wzięło udział w globalnej kampanii „2 miliony drzew UPS”

24 maja, 85 pracowników - wolontariuszy UPS Polska zaangażowało się społecznie na rzecz ochrony przyrody i posadziło łącznie 300 krzewów oraz 50 drzew na terenie Ogrodu Botanicznego w Powsinie. Pomysł ten został zrealizowany we współpracy z Fundacją Alter Eko, jako część globalnej kampanii „2 miliony drzew UPS”, która została zapoczątkowana w roku ubiegłym.
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2014-05-15 The UPS Foundation Contributed USD 10,000 to Support Reforestation Efforts in The Philippines
The UPS Foundation, the charitable arm of UPS (NYSE: UPS), recently donated USD10,000 (approximately PHP451,600) to boost Earth Day Network Philippines' reforestation efforts, reaffirming the company's longstanding commitment to environmental sustainability. UPS's contributions will help fund reforesting the lost forest cover of the watershed area of Barangay Santa Monica, Tagkawayan and Quezon, enabling the local communities to protect their immediate environment's natural resources.
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2014-05-07 UPS Korea Sponsors the 11th Green Film Festival in Seoul
UPS Raises Sustainability Awareness With Korea Green Foundation

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced its sponsorship of the Korea Green Foundation's 11th Green Film Festival in Seoul (GFFIS). This is the second year UPS Korea has sponsored the festival with a donation of USD 22,800 from The UPS Foundation, the charitable arm of UPS. The theme for this year's festival is 'Green Asia' and events will run from May 8th to 14th in Seoul.
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2014-04-30 UPS Deploys Electric Vehicles in the Streets of Rotterdam
UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the deployment of four fully electric vehicles (EV) that will deliver packages in and around the city of Rotterdam. This deployment follows the introduction of six EVs on the streets of Amsterdam in October 2013. For this deployment, UPS partnered with FREVUE, an EU-supported urban e-mobility initiative that seeks to demonstrate to industry, consumers, and policy makers how electric freight vehicles can meet the growing need for sustainable urban logistics.
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2014-04-30 UPS Gebruikt Elektrische Voertuigen in de Straten van Rotterdam
UPS (NYSE: UPS) kondigt vandaag aan vier elektrische voertuigen in gebruik te nemen in en rondom Rotterdam. UPS werkt hiervoor samen met FREVUE, een door de EU ondersteund stedelijk e-mobility initiatief dat ernaar streeft de industrie, consumenten en beleidsmakers te laten zien dat elektrische vrachtvoertuigen kunnen voldoen aan de groeiende vraag naar duurzame, stedelijke logistiek. De inzet in Rotterdam volgt op de introductie van zes elektrische voertuigen in Amsterdam in oktober 2013.
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2014-04-12 Internationalization of U.S. Education in the 21st Century.
April 12, 2014 - College of William & Mary - Williamsburg, VA: Kurt Kuehn, chief financial officer for UPS, spoke at the Coalition for International Education on the campus of William and Mary about the Internationalization of U.S. Education in the 21st Century. Kurt discusses what the world of business needs from institutions of higher education to compete on a global scale.
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2014-03-28 The Role of Logistics in an Age of Disruption
March 28, 2014 - University of Miami - Miami, FL: Kurt Kuehn, the chief financial officer of UPS, traces the history of logistics and the role of logistics in today's global economy.
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2014-03-05 UPS Propane Vehicle 2
UPS announced plans to purchase 1,000 propane package delivery trucks and install an initial 50 fueling stations at UPS locations.
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2014-03-05 Saving Fuel: Alternative Fuels Drive UPS to Innovative Solutions
UPS is engaged deeply in a global conversation about the future of fuels and energy, because managing fuels and energy is essential to our sustainable business success. UPS is aggressive in using alternative vehicles under real-world operating conditions. We currently operate one of the largest private alternative fuel fleets in the industry.
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2014-03-05 UPS Propane Vehicle 3
UPS announced plans to purchase 1,000 propane package delivery trucks and install an initial 50 fueling stations at UPS locations.
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2014-03-05 UPS Propane Vehicle
UPS announced plans to purchase 1,000 propane package delivery trucks and install an initial 50 fueling stations at UPS locations.
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2014-03-05 UPS Invests in Propane for U.S. Delivery Fleet
Initial fueling infrastructure built at 50 locations in collaboration with Propane Education & Research Council

UPS® (NYSE: UPS) today announced plans to purchase 1,000 propane package delivery trucks and install an initial 50 fueling stations at UPS locations. The investment in propane vehicles and infrastructure is approximately $70 million.
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2013-10-08 UPS to Expand Natural Gas Footprint
Thirteen new LNG fueling stations to be operational by the end of 2014

UPS® (NYSE:UPS) announced today plans to invest approximately $50 million to build an additional nine liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueling stations, bringing the total number of stations to 13. Four were announced in April, and all should be operational by the end of 2014.
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2013-10-08 UPS Alternative Fuel
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2013-09-20 UPS CFO Kurt Kuehn on Bloomberg TV
Kurt Kuehn, chief financial officer of United Parcel Service Inc., talks about the company's outlook and business strategy. Kuehn speaks with Tom Keene, Sara Eisen and Anna Edwards on Bloomberg Television's Surveillance.
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2013-09-16 UPS Ranks as a Global Leader in Global Sustainability and Technology
UPS (NYSE: UPS) has once again been recognized for its leadership in the areas of sustainability and technology.
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2013-09-16 Freight Transportation and Economic Growth Panel
UPS CFO Kurt Kuehn spoke at the Montana Economic Development Summit about the power of multimodal freight and the benefits of using sustainable practices in transportation.
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2013-06-25 UPS: Delivering Corporate Responsibility
UPS Chief Financial Officer Kurt Kuehn was featured on CNBC's Squawk Box as part of the CNBC Global CFO Council series.
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2013-06-19 UPS CFO Talks Wall Street
In a Fox Business interview with UPS CFO Kurt Kuehn, he discusses how the company creates value and invests for growth. The continuous technological improvements in the company to bring shareholders the greatest value are also reviewed.
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2013-05-21 Measuring Global Growth and Trade
UPS Chief Financial Officer Kurt Kuehn was featured on CNBC’s Squawk Box as part of the CNBC Global CFO Council series.
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2013-04-30 Public Debt and the Private Sector
UPS Chief Financial Officer Kurt Kuehn participated in a panel at the Bloomberg Washington Summit that discussed the state of the economy and the impact of public debt on business markets.
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2013-04-23 UPS Ramps Up Natural Gas Investment
Plans to operate 700 new LNG vehicles across 10 states

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the accelerated growth of its alternative vehicle fleet with plans to purchase approximately 700 liquefied natural gas (LNG) vehicles and to build four refueling stations by the end of 2014. Once completed, the LNG private fleet will be one of the most extensive in the U.S.
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2013-04-23 LNG Fact Sheet
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2013-04-17 UPS LNG vehicle
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2013-04-17 UPS LNG vehicle being fueled
UPS driver, Joseph McGinn, fuels liquefied natural gas (LNG) vehicle. UPS plans to purchase approximately 700 additional LNG vehicles and build four refueling stations by the end of 2014.
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2013-02-20 NASCAR Gives UPS the Green Flag in 2013
The Official Logistics Provider of NASCAR Introduces Environmental Enhancements to Its Trackside Pick-up and Delivery Operations

NASCAR gives UPS (NYSE: UPS) the green flag in sustainability as it upgrades its Trackside Services operation for the 2013 racing season. This "best practice" aims to reduce environmental impacts and create a model for other racing teams and sponsors to leverage in their own sustainability efforts by reducing emissions and optimizing power generation with state-of-the-art solar power.
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2013-02-20 UPS Trackside Services Trailer
The new UPS Trackside Services trailer has been outfitted with high-tech, state-of-the-art solar panels, designed and installed by Suniva® to help supplement sustainable energy needed to run the delivery operation at NASCAR races. The mobile unit features a photovoltaic (PV) powered system with a large array of battery power as well as a generator and access to shore power. (Credit: CIA Stock photography)
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2013-02-20 UPS Trackside Services Cart
The new sustainable-energy version of the mini UPS Trackside Services Package Car runs on solar power energy derived from its Suniva(R) roof panels. The UPS package Car provides critical behind-the-scenes pick-up and delivery services for race teams, sponsors, racing officials and vendors at every NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event throughout the season. Credit: Alexis Gilbert/ Just Marketing International (JMI)
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2013-02-19 UPS Expands Renewable Energy Output at New Jersey Facilities
Facilities Demonstrate Economically-Viable Solar Projects

Building on its commitment to increase the use of renewable energy resources in the U.S. and throughout the world, UPS (NYSE: UPS) has invested in two solar power projects at its distribution facilities in Parsippany and Secaucus, New Jersey that showcase the business benefits of owning and operating sustainable energy systems.
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2013-02-05 UPS to Rollout Fleet of Electric Vehicles in California
Marks One of the Single Largest Deployments of Zero Emission Vehicles in the World

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the deployment of 100 fully electric commercial vehicles that will be delivering packages around the state. Today's announcement will help implement Governor Jerry Brown's Executive Order to achieve widespread deployment of zero emission vehicles throughout California.
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2013-02-05 Governor Jerry Brown speaks at the rollout of 100 new electric vehicles
Governor Jerry Brown spoke at the rollout of 100 new electric vehicles that UPS is deploying in California.
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2013-02-01 UPS Continues its Legacy of Community Support with Robust Year of Contributions
Company and Employees Donated Almost $100 Million to Community-based Organizations Around the Globe to Support Urgent Needs

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today released highlights of another year of strong corporate support for communities around the world in 2012. With more than $97.5 million in cumulative donations, the company also exceeded previous records for the overall volunteer hours documented by employees worldwide and the number of organizations served. Additionally, UPS continues to be one of United Way's largest contributors, donating more than $55 million in 2012 and stands alone in contributing more than $1 billion to the United Way over the past 30 years.
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2013-01-29 UPS Environmental Policy Statement and Environmental Guidance Statements
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2013-01-29 UPS Corporate Climate Change Statement
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2013-01-17 246 Million Miles and Beyond
In 2000, UPS began calculating the miles the green fleet was traveling annually. In 2011, the green fleet hit 246 million miles, with a goal of logging 400 million miles by 2017.
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2012-12-06 Blue and Brown Make Green
Public-Private Partnership Helps Customers, Environment, Bottom Line

In a video address to a global audience, U.S. Postal Service Postmaster General and Chief Executive Officer Patrick Donahoe, and UPS Chairman and CEO Scott Davis announced a unique partnership designed to offer better service to customers, reduce greenhouse gas emissions and optimize operational efficiencies.
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2012-12-05 Eco-Shopping Guide Scores UPS Tops in Shipping
Climate Counts cites UPS for environmental leadership

For the fourth consecutive year, UPS (NYSE: UPS) has earned the No. 1 ranking in the consumer shipping category of the Climate Counts Company Scorecard. UPS tied for second overall in this year's global list of 145 companies and is the only transportation and logistics provider to appear in the top tier of the list.
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2012-10-03 UPS HHV
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2012-10-03 UPS to Add 40 Hydraulic Hybrid Vehicles to its Fleet
New Delivery Vehicles to be Deployed in Baltimore and Atlanta Providing Improved Fuel Economy, Lower Carbon Emissions

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the deployment of 40 new hydraulic hybrid vehicles (HHVs) - 20 in Baltimore and 20 in Atlanta. Developed by Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation (FCCC) and Parker Hannifin Corporation, the package cars can achieve up to 35 percent improved fuel economy and up to 30 percent CO2 emissions reduction over traditional diesel-powered vehicles that use automatic transmissions in stop-and-go applications.
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2012-10-01 UPS Employees Focus on Communities, Environmental Sustainability During Annual Global Volunteer Event
Company also Awards $2.2 Million In Environmental Grants

Since its founding in 1907, UPS (NYSE: UPS) has established a strong legacy of support to the communities it serves. The company's commitment is especially evident during its annual Global Volunteer Month, which begins October 1. This year, which marks the 10th anniversary of Global Volunteer Month, UPS is encouraging its nearly 400,000 employees to pledge 195,000 volunteer hours during the month with a focus on making their communities more environmentally sustainable. In support of this goal, UPS is awarding $2.2 million in grants to a variety of environmentally-focused organizations.
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2012-09-13 UPS Earns Top Score Among U.S. Firms on Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index
Recognized as World-Class Sustainability Leader In the S&P's Industrials Sector

For the second consecutive year, UPS (NYSE: UPS) has received the highest score in the 2012 Carbon Disclosure Project's "Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index" of S&P companies, receiving a 99 out of 100.
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2012-08-02 Saving Fuel: UPS Uses Telematics To Go - And Save - Green
Telematics is the integration of telecommunications and informatics. Popular consumer uses of telematics include location-based search results on smart phones and driver information systems in automobiles. At UPS, we have created a proprietary system of telematics that combines a wealth of information about the behavioral and mechanical variables that affect attributes such as fuel efficiency in the delivery process. This enables us to use our delivery vehicles as "rolling laboratories" in which we collect data, test ideas and hone our performance. In 2011, delivery drivers in telematics-equipped vehicles eliminated more than 98.0 million minutes of idling time.
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2012-07-31 2011 UPS Corporate Sustainability Fact Sheet
The 2011 Sustainability Report recaps our actions and performance, reviewing our goals and key performance indicators (KPIs) that were set nearly five years ago. This year, we are disclosing more information than ever, and for the first time, our report presents a materiality matrix. As a result of both external events and a review of our five-year progress, we recommitted to the principle that UPS is part of an interconnected global community, and understand that our success is dependent on economic stability, global trade and a society that that welcomes opportunity. In return, we must act responsibly - as a business, an employer, and a corporate citizen.
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2012-07-31 UPS Sustainability Report Hits "A Plus" Mark for Transparency
UPS (NYSE: UPS) today published its latest annual Sustainability Report, becoming one of only 10 U.S. corporations registered to date this year with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) to have achieved A+ status for superior transparency.
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2012-07-30 Our Position: Where We Stand On Bio-Fuels
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2012-06-26 UPS Composite Car Fact Sheet
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2012-04-17 UPS Capital Helps Finance World Centric's Sustainability Mission
World Centric makes it easier for consumers to enjoy their meals while helping to ensure a sustainable and greener environment. This socially conscience enterprise designs, manufactures, and sells compostable food service disposables as alternatives to petroleum-based plastic and foam products.
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2012-02-29 One Individual and 20 Organizations Receive Inaugural Climate Leadership Awards
Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Association of Climate Change Officers (ACCO), the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) (formerly the Pew Center on Global Climate Change), and The Climate Registry (TCR) named the winners of the inaugural Climate Leadership Awards. The awards recognize corporate, organizational, and individual leadership in addressing climate change and reducing carbon pollution. From setting and exceeding aggressive emissions reduction goals to reducing the emissions associated with shipping goods, these organizations are improving efficiency, identifying energy and cost saving opportunities, and reducing pollution.
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2012-02-07 Eduardo Martinez
President, The UPS Foundation
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2012-02-07 Martinez to Lead The UPS Foundation
Eduardo Martinez, a 35-year UPS veteran and currently the program director for The UPS Foundation, has been named president of UPS's philanthropic arm.
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2012-01-10 UPS Corporate Office First in Industry to Earn Both LEED Gold Status and Energy Star Certification
Global Headquarters Meets High Environmental Standards

UPS (NYSE: UPS) has become the first major package delivery and logistics company to earn Gold Status certification from the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) along with an Energy Star certification for its corporate headquarters complex.
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2011-12-19 Advocating a Low-carbon, Environmentally-friendly and Green Lifestyle
2011 UPS China "Global Volunteer Month" a great success

UPS (NYSE: UPS) made low-carbon and adopting a green lifestyle the theme of its 2011 "UPS Global Volunteer Month", during which 1,649 UPS employees and their family members participated in 57 volunteer activities and contributed 4,457 volunteer hours to serve the communities in which they live and work.
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2011-12-07 UPS No. 1 Shipper on 'Climate Counts' Scorecard for Third Year in a Row
For the third year in a row, UPS (NYSE: UPS) has earned the top score in the consumer shipping sector on the annual "Climate Counts" scorecard. UPS also shared the 11th highest score across all industries alongside Sony, Nokia and AB Electrolux among 136 ranked companies.
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2011-11-02 UPS Helps Anderson Seafoods Keep Deliveries Cool
What do you give the foodie or weekend chef who has everything? If they like seafood, an order of Alaskan Halibut, Copper River King Salmon or West Australian Lobster Tails is sure to make them happy.
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2011-10-04 UPS Announces Global Forestry Initiative
Almost $2 Million in Grants to Support Tree Planting and Forest Preservation

The UPS Foundation (NYSE: UPS) today announced a new environmental initiative with funding to help plant, protect and preserve trees in urban and rural areas in the United States and around the world.
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2011-09-23 UPS Achieves Highest Score on Carbon Disclosure Index
Company Also Included on Dow Jones Sustainability Index

UPS (NYSE: UPS) has been named to the 2011 Carbon Disclosure Project's Global 500 "Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index" and is one of only four companies in the world to receive the highest score.
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2011-08-25 UPS Purchasing 100 All-Electric Vehicles for California Deployment
UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the purchase of 100 all-electric delivery vehicles for deployment in California, bolstering UPS's continuing effort to reduce the emissions of its truck fleet and improve its energy security.
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2011-08-23 OAR to Offset Carbon Footprint with Help from UPS
O.A.R.'s summer concert tour is more sustainable this year thanks to UPS (NYSE: UPS) and a new service the logistics leader launched in May with Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) to help touring musical artists reduce their transportation CO2 carbon footprint.
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2011-08-01 Operating Efficiently: Facts You May Not Know About UPS and the Environment
Beyond alternative fuel vehicles, UPS has a history of helping improve the environment as well as its bottom line.
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2011-07-28 Logistics of Sustainability infographic
Sustainability is what we deliver every day at UPS. It's a commitment to our customers and our employees. It's the responsibility we have to the communities we live in, as well as to the planet we live on. At UPS, sustainability is at the center of all we do.
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2011-07-28 Sustainability is... video
Whether volunteering, recycling or making right hand turns, UPS employees around the world make sustainability part of their every day. Scott Wicker, Chief Sustainability Officer, explains what sustainability means to UPS.
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2011-07-28 UPS Airlines leads in implementing and benefiting from "NextGen" technologies
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2011-07-28 Conservation and Technology Help UPS Deliver Better Fuel Efficiency
Company Avoids Driving 63.5 million miles in 2010

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today released the latest edition of its annual Sustainability Report, disclosing it had once again managed to reduce the amount of fuel it's using to deliver each package in the United States.
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2011-07-28 Miles Logged in Alternative Fuel and Advance Technology Vehicles
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2011-07-28 UPS's advanced use of telematics integrates human and mechanical factors that drive safety and fuel efficiency
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2011-07-28 Gallons of Fuel per Ground Package
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2011-07-28 Origination Countries for UPS Carbon Neutral Shipping
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2011-07-28 UPS Reporting Leadership
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2011-07-28 CO2 Pounds per Available Ton Mile - UPS Airlines
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2011-07-13 Dave Matthews Band Caravan Signs with UPS to Offset Carbon Footprint of its Tour
Logistics Leader Joins the Festival to "Move the Music"

The Dave Matthews Band Caravan, a longtime leader in "greening" initiatives, is working with UPS (NYSE: UPS) to help create a more sustainable concert tour this summer.
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2011-06-15 UPS to Harness Solar Power at New Jersey Facility
Additional Investments Planned in Renewable Energy

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced it had installed a rooftop solar array on its Lakewood, N.J., facility, completing a project that will provide a significant portion of the building's peak energy needs. The installation is the first in a series of investments planned by UPS to increase the company's reliance on renewable energy.
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2011-06-15 New Jersey Solar Installation Fact Sheet
UPS has installed a rooftop solar array at its Lakewood, New Jersey facility that will provide a significant portion of the building's peak energy needs. 
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2011-06-13 UPS Natural Gas Package Car
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2011-05-24 UPS and Live Nation Entertainment Form Green Sponsorship Alliance
UPS to Provide Carbon Neutral Logistics Solutions to Music Fans, Touring Artists Through Unique Sustainability-Focused Collaboration

UPS (NYSE: UPS) and Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) today announced a groundbreaking, multi-year sponsorship alliance aimed at promoting UPS's environmentally responsible logistics solutions to millions of music fans across North America as well as recording artists committed to reducing the environmental impact of their concert tours.
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2011-05-24 Live Concerts Get Greener with Help from UPS and Live Nation Entertainment
UPS and Live Nation Entertainment announced a sponsorship alliance aimed at promoting UPS’s environmentally responsible logistics solutions to millions of music fans across North America as well as recording artists committed to reducing the environmental impact of their concert tours.
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2011-05-10 UPS Composite Car rear view
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2011-05-10 UPS Composite Car
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2011-05-03 UPS Logistics: Helps Deliver an Eco-Friendly Product with Biodegradable Food Service
Operating sustainably and providing customers with "green" food service products has always been at the core of Biodegradable Food Service LLC's (BFDS's) operations.
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2011-04-14 Biofuel Blend Brings Green Future
UPS is looking forward to a greener future, with a switch to a biofuel blend for hundreds of pieces of airport equipment in Louisville, Ky. Beginning in mid-April all the diesel-powered equipment on the ramps at Worldport will switch to a bio-diesel blend.
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2011-04-12 UPS Deploys First Hybrid-Electric in Hong Kong
Hong Kong Environmental Campaign Committee Recognizes UPS's Sustainability Efforts

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today launched its first Asian hybrid-electric vehicle (HEV) in Hong Kong as part of UPS's ongoing sustainability efforts around the world.
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2011-04-12 UPS Deploys First Hybrid Electric in Hong Kong
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2011-04-12 UPS Joins The Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA)
UPS (NYSE: UPS), has joined the Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA), the preeminent industry association dedicated to advancing electric drive as a core technology on the road to sustainable mobility.
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2011-03-16 UPS Names Scott Wicker First Chief Sustainability Officer
Scott Wicker, UPS's vice president of corporate plant engineering, has been named the company's first Chief Sustainability Officer.
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2011-03-10 Conservation
As one of the world's largest logistics companies, fuel and energy conservation is a strategic imperative for the company. Our efforts extend to the way we operate our business and beyond.

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2011-03-10 Saving Fuel: The Benefits of No Idling
With more than 100,000 vehicles delivering over 15 million packages and documents worldwide each day, UPS knows first-hand the importance of no-idling measures.
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2011-03-10 Conservation Goals: UPS Air Fleet Efficiency
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2011-02-28 Expanding UPS Green Fleet Travels 200 Million Miles
New Investments Being Made in LNG and Electric

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced its fleet of alternative fuel and technology delivery vehicles has driven 200 million miles since 2000. The alternative fuel fleet (AFV) now numbers more than 1,900 and another 62 vehicles have just been ordered.
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2011-02-22 UPS Clearing the Air with New LNG Tractors
Purchase Is Step Toward U.S. Energy Security

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced it has purchased another 48 heavy tractor trucks equipped to run on Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), bolstering its continuing effort to reduce the emissions of its truck fleet while taking a step toward energy security.
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2011-02-17 Westport HD System
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2011-02-17 UPS LNG Tractor
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2011-02-17 UPS LNG Tractor being refueled
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2011-02-08 UPS Expands UK Green Fleet Ahead of London 2012 Games
UPS More Than Trebles Number of Electric Vehicles Deployed In London; Fleet To Serve Key London 2012 Games Venues

UPS today announced the deployment of 14 purpose-built, electric vehicles, increasing the size of its UK green fleet to 20.
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2011-01-12 UPS Broadens Availability of Carbon Offset Option
Addition to UPS WorldShip Expands Offering To More Than 400,000 Customers

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced that customers in many countries in Europe, Asia and the Americas now may select UPS carbon neutral as an option within the UPS WorldShip® shipping system.
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2010-12-08 For Second Consecutive Year, UPS No. 1 on 'Climate Counts' Scorecard
For the second year running, UPS (NYSE: UPS) has earned the top score in the consumer shipping sector on the annual "Climate Counts" scorecard. UPS also received the 9th highest score across all industries among the 143 ranked companies.
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2010-11-18 UPS Awards $1.9 Million to Environmental Groups
Grants Target Climate Change, Renewable Energy And Resource Conservation

The UPS Foundation (NYSE:UPS) today announced nine grants totaling nearly $2 million dedicated to environmental programs and organizations worldwide.
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2010-10-01 UPS Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index for Eighth Year in a Row
For the eighth year in a row, UPS (NYSE:UPS) has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for North America, based on the company's economic, environmental and social practices. UPS ranked in the top 20% of corporations in the Industrial Goods and Services sector in North America and scored above the industry group's average in the three areas.
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2010-09-30 UPS Purchases 130 Hybrid Electric Vehicles
UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the purchase of 130 next generation hybrid electric vehicles (HEV) to add to its growing alternative-fuel vehicle (AFV) fleet.
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2010-09-02 UPS and Electric Vehicles International Begin Demonstration of Fully Electric Walk-In Van
Today, Electric Vehicles International (EVI) announced that UPS has begun a 90-day demonstration trial of their walk-in van (EVI-WI). Over the past year, EVI and UPS have worked together to develop a vehicle to meet the needs of the parcel delivery service industry.
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2010-08-23 See Inside the UPS Hybrid Electric Delivery Vehicle
In April 2010, UPS announced its fleet of alternative-fuel vehicles had expanded with the deployment of 200 next-generation hybrid electric delivery trucks in eight U.S. cities.
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2010-07-26 Sustainability Highlight - Airline Fuel Effciency Goal
Aviation Gallons Burned per 100 Available Ton Miles - UPS Airlines - Global Operations
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2010-07-26 Sustainability Highlight - Employee Turnover
Turnover goal achieved.
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2010-07-26 Sustainability Highlight - Volunteer Hours
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2010-07-26 Sustainability Highlight - Reduction in Aircraft Emissions
7.4 percent reduction in aircraft emissions on take-offs and landings since 2006
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2010-07-26 UPS Sets New Automotive Goal to Improve Fuel Efficiency by 20 Percent
UPS (NYSE:UPS) has set a new automotive goal to improve the miles per gallon (MPG) performance of its entire U.S. package delivery fleet by 20 percent between 2000 and 2020.
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2010-07-26 Sustainability Highlight - Miles Driven, Fuel Consumed
Miles driven and fuel consumed by UPS U.S. Domestic Package segment delivery vehicles in 2009 compared to 2000
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2010-07-26 Sustainability Highlight - Automotive Accident Frequency
Established new 2011 goals
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2010-07-26 Sustainability Highlight - Charitable Contributions
Charitable Contributions decreased in 2009
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2010-07-26 Sustainability Highlight - Aircraft Noise Reduction
UPS Airlines leads the industry in noise reduction
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2010-07-09 CO2-Nøytral Varedistribusjon Kommer At Gjelde Internasjonalt
UPS (NYSE: UPS) har utvidet sitt CO2-nøytrale tjenesteprogram "UPS Carbon Neutral" til å gjelde hele 35 land og områder i Europa og Asia, samt Sør- og Nord-Amerikanske kontinentene. Noe som betyr at ytterligere millioner med UPS-kunder nå kan betale et lite gebyr for å beregne hvor mye utslipp forsendelsene forårsaker for deretter å redusere det.
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2010-07-09 Koldioxidneutrala Frakter Utökas Internationellt
UPS (NYSE: UPS) har utökat sitt klimatneutrala fraktprogram till 35 länder och regioner i Europa, Asien och Syd- och Nordamerika. Det innebär att miljontals fler UPS-kunder nu har möjlighet att betala en mindre avgift för att beräkna och kompensera för koldioxidutsläpp i samband med sina leveranser.
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2010-07-08 Brown Goes Green with New Carbon Neutral Shipping Option
UPS is the first courier company to offer customers an eco-friendly transactional shipping option

UPS (NYSE:UPS) will expand its carbon neutral shipping program to 35 countries and territories across Europe, Asia and the Americas on July 12. Millions more UPS customers will have the option of paying a small fee to calculate and offset the carbon emissions associated with their shipments.
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2010-07-08 UPS Internacionaliza Su Programa De Transporte Con Emisión Neutra De Carbono
UPS (NYSE:UPS) ha ampliado su programa de emisión neutra de carbono (UPS carbon neutral) a 35 países y territorios a lo largo de Europa, Asia y América. Millones de clientes de UPS en todo el mundo tienen ahora la opción de pagar una pequeña tarifa para calcular y compensar las emisiones de dióxido de carbono asociadas a sus envíos.
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2010-07-08 UPS lance une option visant à compenser les émissions de carbone associées aux envois
UPS est la première messagerie à offrir une option d’expédition respectueuse de l’environnement.

À compter du 12 juillet prochain, UPS (UPS à la Bourse de New York) offrira une option d’expédition neutre en carbone dans 35 pays et territoires d’Europe, d’Asie et d’Amérique. Ainsi, pour des frais minimes, des millions de clients additionnels auront la possibilité de compenser les émissions de carbone générées par leurs envois.
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2010-07-08 CO2-Neutral Forsendelse Kommer Til At Gælde Internationalt
UPS (NYSE: UPS) har udvidet sit CO2-neutrale serviceprogram carbon neutral shipping til 35 lande og områder over hele Europa, Asien samt de nord- og sydamerikanske kontinenter. Yderligere millioner af UPS-kunder har nu mulighed for at betale et mindre gebyr for at beregne og udligne CO2-udledningen forbundet med deres forsendelser.
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2010-07-06 Carbon Neutral Shipping Extended Internationally
UPS (NYSE:UPS) has expanded its carbon neutral shipping program to 35 countries and territories across Europe, Asia and the Americas. Millions more UPS customers now have the option of paying a small fee to calculate and offset the carbon emissions associated with their shipments.
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2010-07-06 Envíos "Carbon Neutral" Disponibles Internacionalmente
UPS (NYSE:UPS) ha expandido la cobertura de su servicio “UPS carbon neutral” a 35 países en Europa, Asia y las Américas. Ahora, millones más de clientes de UPS tienen la opción de pagar una pequeña cuota para calcular y compensar las emisiones de carbono asociadas a sus envíos.
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2010-07-06 Transporte Neutro de Carbono é Estendido a milhões de Clientes
a UPS (NYSE:UPS) expandiu seu programa de transporte neutro de carbono a 35 países e territórios na Europa, Ásia e Américas. Antes restrito a clientes dos Estados Unidos, a opção de pagar uma pequena taxa para calcular e compensar as emissões de carbono associadas às suas remessas está à disposição de outros milhões de clientes da UPS.
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2010-07-06 UPS carbon neutral Fact Sheet
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2010-06-22 TOTO and UPS plumb new heights in sustainability video case study
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2010-06-22 TOTO and UPS plumb new heights in sustainability
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2010-06-09 UPS, La Tecnologia Per Semplificare Le Spedizioni Internazionali Prende Il Volo
Stessi strumenti per le spedizioni e la visibilità disponibili sia per il settore Cargo che per i piccoli pacchi: nuove funzionalità che garantiscono un maggior controllo in import

UPS (NYSE:UPS) ha annunciato oggi nuove funzionalità a diversi strumenti tecnologici per semplificare il trasporto multimodale ed offrire ai clienti un maggior controllo sulle spedizioni in import.
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2010-05-13 The UPS Foundation Awards Keep America Beautiful Affiliates with Grants Totaling $160,000
The UPS Foundation awarded 16 Keep America Beautiful (KAB) affiliates $10,000 community improvement grants each, supporting programs across the country that address litter prevention, waste reduction, recycling, beautification and community greening. The projects will take place during 2010 and into early 2011.
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2010-04-20 Baker & Taylor Turns Book Distribution Green, with Help from Long-Time Supply Chain Partner UPS
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2010-04-15 UPS Sets "Green" Standards for Shipment Packaging
UPS (NYSE:UPS) today became the first carrier to offer its customers an assessment of their shipment packaging based on environmental standards.
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2010-04-12 Five Reasons the CFO Should Care About Sustainability
Kurt Kuehn, Chief Financial Officer, addressed business leaders attending the International Corporate Citizenship Conference sponsored by the Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship. In his remarks, Kuehn stressed five reasons CFOs and financial leaders should consider sustainability a bottom line priority.
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2010-04-06 UPS Deploys 200 Hybrid Electric Vehicles
Latest HEV Expansion Broadens UPS Green Fleet to Major Cities

UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced its fleet of alternative-fuel vehicles had expanded with the deployment of 200 next-generation hybrid electric delivery trucks in eight U.S. cities.
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2010-04-02 HEV Q&A
UPS Vehicle Deployment Manager Donna Tisdale discusses UPS's recent release of 200 hybrid electric vehicles.
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2010-03-26 UPS Decision Green Technology Forum audio
On Tuesday, March 23, the Decision Green Tech Forum: Greening Your Supply Chain event was held in New York City. The event was designed to showcase how UPS is leveraging technology to bring customer solutions to the market and enhance its sustainability efforts. Dave Barnes, senior vice president and CIO, moderated the program.
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2010-03-16 Erdgasflotte für UPS in Österreich erweitert
Seit Anfang des Jahres kommen vier weitere gasbetriebene Zustellfahrzeuge (CNG) für UPS in Österreich für die Paketzustellung zum Einsatz.
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2010-02-08 UPS unter den Top 10 des Climate Innovation Index
UPS erreichte unter den Hundert Top-Unternehmen weltweit des ersten Climate Innovation Index von Maplecroft, einem Marktforschungs- und Consultingunternehmen mit Sitz in Großbritannien und Arbeitsschwerpunkt Nachhaltigkeitsrisiken, den neunten Platz. UPS steht unter den 100 größten US-Firmen auf Platz 6 und ist das einzige Transportunternehmen in den Top 10.
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2010-02-04 UPS i Top 10 På Klima Innovations Indeks
UPS (NYSE:UPS) er rangeret som nummer 9 blandt de i top100 globale virksomheder, der er udvalgt til det første Klima Innovations Indeks lavet af den engelske forsknings- og konsulent virksomhed Maplecroft, der rapporterer om bæredygtighedsrelaterede risici.
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2010-01-28 UPS Among Top 10 on Climate Innovation Index
UPS (NYSE:UPS) has been ranked No. 9 among the Top 100 global companies selected for the first-ever Climate Innovation Index by Maplecroft, a UK-based research and consulting company that reports on sustainability-related risks.
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2010-01-19 UPS Deploys 245 New "Green" Trucks
CNG Vehicles Sent to California & Colorado

UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced it has deployed 245 new delivery trucks powered by Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) to cities in Colorado and California.
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2009-12-22 NREL Evaluates UPS Hybrid-Electric Van Performance
New trucks deliver more than 28% fuel savings

The U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has collected and analyzed fuel economy, maintenance and other vehicle performance data from UPS's first generation hybrid diesel step delivery vans powered by an Eaton Corp. electric hybrid propulsion system.
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2009-12-15 15 Airlines Take Groundbreaking Step in Alternative Fuel Deployment, Sign Comprehensive MOUs to Negotiate Purchase of Fuel from AltAir & Rentech
The Air Transport Association of America, Inc. (ATA), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, announced today that a core group of airlines has signed groundbreaking memoranda of understanding (MOUs) with two different producers - AltAir Fuels LLC and Rentech, Inc. - for a future supply of alternative aviation fuel.
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2009-11-18 Greening the Post-Sales Supply Chain
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2009-11-02 Greening the Post-Sales Supply Chain
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2009-10-06 UPS Offers Shippers "Green" Option to Offset Carbon Dioxide
UPS (NYSE: UPS) today became the first small package carrier to offer its customers the ability to offset the carbon dioxide emissions generated by the transport of their packages within the United States.
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2009-08-26 No-Idling Campaign
Puckett's Mill Elementary School students (Dacula, Ga.) asked their parents and bus drivers to "cut their engines" in the school drop-off/pick-up line in an effort to protect young lungs, improve air quality and save fuel. Puckett's Mill has seen 100% participation since they began their "No-Idling Campaign," part of a national program sponsored by the Earth Day Network and The Clean Air Campaign. UPS, a company always dedicated to limiting idling in their own vehicles, supported this program through grants totaling $350,000.
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2009-08-19 Cut Your Engines
With the help of a $350,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, Puckett's Mill Elementary School students kicked-off a "No-Idling Campaign" asking their parents and bus drivers to "cut their engines" in the school drop-off/pick-up line in an effort to reduce vehicle emissions. Here, 5th graders (L to R) Savannan Lengnick, Sarah Boozer,Megan Jones, Claire Coker and Chesney Jensen prepare to carry signs down the bus line 8/19 outside their school to remind the drivers. The "No-Idling Campaign" is part of a national program sponsored by the Earth Day Network and The Clean Air Campaign. (HO PHOTO--MICHAEL PUGH)
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2009-08-18 Hybrid Electric Package Car 2
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2009-08-04 Saving Fuel: UPS Saves Fuel and Reduces Emissions the "Right" Way by Avoiding Left Turns
For more than a century, UPS has made efficient routing a top priority. Careful route planning is fundamental to the way UPS does business and essential for safe and timely deliveries.
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2009-05-18 With UPS's green disposal network, old electronic equipment doesn't go to waste
What are companies supposed to do when their electronic and computer equipment is at the end of its useful life, needs repair or is no longer supported?
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2009-05-15 Electric Vehicle
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2009-05-13 Getting Green from Green, part 1
Bob Stoffel at the Executive Council of NY's "Getting Green from Green" conference
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2009-04-22 Hydraulic Hybrid 2
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2009-04-22 Hydaulic Hybrid 4
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2009-04-22 Hybrid Electric Package Car
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2009-04-22 Hydraulic Hybrid
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2009-04-22 Compressed Natural Gas (CNG)
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2009-04-22 Hydraulic Hybrid 3
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2009-04-20 UPS's Hydraulic Hybrid Vehicle
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2009-04-20 UPS's Green Fleet
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2009-03-24 Environment
UPS serves its customers with a network that operates in unison with our environmental objectives - one that is unique in our industry.

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2009-02-19 UPS Completes Deployment of 300 New Green Trucks
CNG Vehicles Sent to California, Colorado, Oklahoma, Georgia

UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced it had deployed 300 new delivery trucks powered by Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) to seven cities in Colorado, Georgia, Oklahoma and California.
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2009-02-16 UPS Grant Will Help Georgia No-Idling Campaign Go National
Program to Reduce Pollution, Improve Children's Health

Earth Day Network, The Clean Air Campaign and UPS today announced the launch of a nationwide No-Idling Campaign. The program, designed for schools from grades K-through-12, is aimed at reducing harmful vehicle emissions around children and protecting the environment by eliminating unnecessary vehicle idling at schools across the country.
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2009-02-05 UPS Picked for U.S. Project to Reduce Diesel Air Emissions
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Diesel Emissions Reduction National Program has selected UPS for an award of $473,939 to reduce particulate matter generated by diesel engines at the company's WorldportSM global all-points air hub.
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2009-01-15 UPS "Global Volunteer Month Environmental Challenge" Awards $70,000 to Keep America Beautiful Affiliates
Seven Keep America Beautiful (KAB) affiliates were awarded with $10,000 environmental grants from The UPS Foundation, honoring their support of the UPS Global Volunteer Month Environmental Challenge. During the month of October, UPS employees around the world dedicated themselves to giving their time, talents and hands-on support to charitable organizations in their local communities.
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2008-10-27 UPS First In Industry to Purchase Hydraulic Hybrid Vehicles
UPS is the first company in the package delivery industry to purchase hydraulic hybrid vehicles (HHVs). UPS added seven HHVs to its “green fleet,” which now totals 2,129 low carbon vehicles, including HHVs, electric, hybrid electric, compressed natural gas (CNG), liquefied natural gas, and propane-powered trucks. The first two HHV will be deployed in Minneapolis during the first quarter of 2009, and the additional five HHVs will be deployed later in 2009 and early 2010.
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2008-08-04 UPS Uses Technology and Operational Efficiencies to Reduce Fuel Consumption and Emissions
As the world's largest package delivery company, fuel consumption is a necessary business expense that accounts for an average of 5.6 percent of UPS's operating revenue. From both a business and environmental perspective, UPS is committed to developing and testing innovative solutions and investing in technologies that minimize fuel consumption and reduce our impact on the environment.
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2007-10-05 Fuel Management and Conservation at the UPS Airlines
Automobile drivers may be feeling the pinch at the gas pump, but try fueling the world's ninth largest airline. As UPS operates 282 aircraft, the company looks to the sky to continue its sustainability efforts and increase the efficiency of its operations.
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2007-05-31 Sustainable Transport: UPS Fuel Cell Testing Initiative
UPS is committed to a sustainable future, and the company's alternative fuel vehicles play a large role in that commitment. UPS developed and continues to enhance its fleet using a 'rolling laboratory' philosophy - using its alternative fuel fleet as a way to learn about how new technologies and advancements can be adapted for use in a large delivery fleet.
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2005-10-13 UPS Experts Offer Tips for Better Gas Mileage
Just a few years ago, who would have imagined paying near or above $3-a-gallon for gasoline in America? Or Web sites dedicated to finding the lowest local cost for gasoline? Or contest prizes offering a tank or two of free gas?
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2004-02-10 UPS Practices Environmental Innovation At Headquarters And Beyond
UPS's environmental commitment and innovation is evident at its headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, which was created in natural surroundings that play a prominent role in the design. Rather than building a tall skyscraper when the company relocated from Greenwich, Connecticut, UPS designed a building that works with its natural surroundings to provide an enjoyable work environment for its employees.
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