15 Apparel Brands Who Have Not Signed the Bangladesh Safety Accord

June 1, 2013 by  
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Following the deaths of 1,127 garment workers in the Rana Plaza building collapse in Bangladesh on April 24, more than 40 of the world’s leading apparel brands have signed the Accord on Fire & Building Safety in Bangladesh . This accord holds the clothing companies legally accountable for safety and labor conditions in the factories they employ in the South Asian nation. Yet dozens of apparel brands have failed to sign the accord, including a number of major US labels. Read on to see 15 of the most egregious holdouts. READY MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Accord on Fire & Building Safety in Bangladesh , apparel workers , bangladesh safety accord , garment industry , labor rights , Rana Plaza , worker safety , workers rights        

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2014 Honda Accord Plug-in Hybrid Rated at 115 MPGe and Starts at $39,780

November 30, 2012 by  
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Honda has released fuel economy ratings and pricing for the all-new 2014 Honda Accord Plug-in hybrid , which is slated to arrive in January. The EPA has rated the Accord Plug-in hybrid at 115 MPGe, which is a higher rating than other plug-in hybrid models like the Ford C-Max Energi (100 MPGe), Chevy Volt (98 MPGe), and Prius Plug-in (95 MPGe). Read the rest of 2014 Honda Accord Plug-in Hybrid Rated at 115 MPGe and Starts at $39,780 Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: electric car , green car , green transportation , Honda , Honda Accord , Honda Accord Hybrid , Honda Accord PHEV , Honda hybrid , Honda plug-in hybrid

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