January 28, 2015

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CO2OL Tropical Mix Successfully Earns Gold Standard Performance Certification

Posted: Jan 26, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

BONN, Germany, Jan. 26 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - The climate protection project CO2OL Tropical Mix has successfully undergone the "Performance Certification" under the internationally recognized Gold Standard. As a result, and for the first time, verified carbon credits from a Gold Standard certified...

TD Named to 2015 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World

Posted: Jan 23, 2015 – 04:35 PM EST

TORONTO, Ontario and DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 23 /CSRwire/ - TD Bank Group was named to the Global 100 index today, recognized as one of the world's most sustainable companies. TD is the top bank in Canada to make the international list. re honoured...

Madhava Natural Sweeteners Earns B Corp Certification

Posted: Jan 21, 2015 – 02:18 PM EST

LONGMONT, Colo., Jan. 21 /CSRwire/ - Madhava Natural Sweeteners, a pioneer in the natural sweeteners industry, has earned certification as a B Corporation, an acknowledgment of the companys commitment to social and environmental sustainability. Madhava joins over 1,000 Certified B Corporations from more...

Bombardier Transportation Health, Safety and Environment Team Wins Best Safety Practice Award

Posted: Jan 19, 2015 – 04:00 PM EST

BERLIN, Jan. 19 /CSRwire/ - Bombardier Transportations Health Safety and Environment (HSE) team from Vadodara, India has won a Best Safety Practice award during a Job Safety Analysis summit organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Indias premier trade industry body. The...

First Book and Points of Light Open Call for Nominations to Recognize Exceptional Literacy Volunteers

Posted: Jan 15, 2015 – 05:08 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 15 /CSRwire/ - First Book and Points of Light today announced a call for nominations for an award aimed at celebrating the impact of volunteers advancing literacy in communities across the nation. Five exemplary volunteers will each receive a Daily...

Aramark Named a Top Employer for Diversity

Posted: Jan 15, 2015 – 04:34 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 15 /CSRwire/ - Aramark (NYSE: ARMK), the $15 billion global provider of award winning services in food, facilities management, and uniforms, was recently recognized for its commitment to diversity and inclusion by two leading business publications. BLACK ENTERPRISE named Aramark one...

Major Innovation Prize, National in Scope, Launched by New York Foundation

Posted: Jan 15, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Jan. 15 /CSRwire/ - Today, the J.M. Kaplan Fund, a New York-based family foundation, is launching an exciting new initiative: The J.M.K. Innovation Prize. In 2015 up to ten Prizes will be awarded to U.S.-based individuals or teams addressing our...

MGM Resorts International Achieves Spot on Prominent List of “Best Companies for Diversity” for Eighth Year

Posted: Jan 13, 2015 – 01:00 PM EST

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 13 /CSRwire/ - For the eighth year, Black Enterprise (BE) magazine has named MGM Resorts International one of the "40 Best Companies for Diversity" in the U.S. for its diversity and inclusion practices. MGM Resorts is the only company in...

Children International Names Miriam Castilla Lara the Winner of the 2014 Inspire Award™

Posted: Jan 06, 2015 – 02:24 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, MO, Jan. 06 /CSRwire/ - Children International has named Miriam Castilla Lara from Barranquilla, Colombia, the winner of the 2014 Inspire Award. The unique Children International Inspire Award celebrates outstanding contributions of volunteers who live in and are a part of...

Balfour Beatty Construction Wins Engineering-News Record’s Southwest 2014 Best Green Project Award for the North Scottsdale Park & Ride

Posted: Dec 31, 2014 – 03:00 PM EST

PHOENIX, Dec. 31 /CSRwire/ - Balfour Beatty Constructions North Scottsdale Park and Ride project in Scottsdale, Ariz. has been recognized by Engineering News Record (ENR) Southwest as the 2014 Best Green Project. A leading example of sustainability, the project incorporates many features designed...



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