August 31, 2015

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Web-Based Software for Making Fact-Based Sustainability Decisions

Posted: Aug 31, 2015 – 01:00 AM EST

AMERSFOORT, Netherlands, Aug. 31 /CSRwire/ - Today, PR Sustainability launches SimaPro Share Collect, a web-based platform developed to facilitate fact-based sustainable decision-making in an efficient, time-saving manner. Life cycle assessment (LCA) is the principal quantitative, science-based approach for determining the environmental impacts of...

Colombia’s Credifamilia to Extend US$240 million in Mortgage Loans to Low-Income Homebuyers

Posted: Aug 24, 2015 – 11:27 AM EST

BOGOTA, Colombia, Aug. 24 /CSRwire/ - Colombias Credifamilia has joined the Business Call to Action (BCtA) with a commitment to expand its successful low-income loan portfolio by extending US$240 million in home mortgages to at least 20,000 households in six urban areas which...

Seventh Generation Introduces Energy Smart Laundry and Dishwasher Detergents

Posted: Aug 24, 2015 – 08:22 AM EST

BURLINGTON, VT, Aug. 24 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - Seventh Generation, a leading household and personal care company, today launched Energy Smart, a new line of laundry and dishwasher detergents. The products are designed to save consumers energy and money, while also helping to...

Chicken of the Sea Releases 2014 Sustainability Report

Posted: Aug 19, 2015 – 07:53 PM EST

SAN DIEGO, CA, Aug. 19 /CSRwire/ - Further demonstrating its commitment to operating a socially and environmentally responsible business, Chicken of the Sea is releasing its 2014 corporate sustainability report. The report focuses on the companys four pillars of sustainability: facilities, employees, products...

Best Practice - Summer 2015 Issue

Posted: Aug 14, 2015 – 09:30 AM EST

CANTERBURY, U.K., Aug. 14 /CSRwire/ - The Summer 2015 issue of Best Practice features a collection of CR and sustainability case studies. Read on to learn more about these exciting and innovative initiatives. Taking a responsible approach to change: Old Mutual - Old...

WWF and Partners Secure Protection for Critical Sumatran Rain Forest

Posted: Aug 12, 2015 – 03:08 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Aug. 12 /CSRwire/ - One of the last places on Earth where Sumatran elephants, tigers and orangutans coexist in the wild has received long-term protection. The Indonesian Ministry of Forestry approved a conservation concession a lease of the land covering 100,000 acres...

Domtar Releases 2015 Sustainability Report

Posted: Aug 12, 2015 – 12:06 PM EST

MONTREAL, Aug. 12 /CSRwire/ - Domtar Corporation (NYSE: UFS) (TSX: UFS) today released its 2015 Sustainability Report www.domtar.com/en/sustainability/index.asp providing insight into the companys priorities, and outlining opportunities on the journey towards becoming a more sustainable business. The report reinforces Domtars commitments and provides...

Internationally Recognized Integrated Reporting Expert Mike Krzus Joins BrownFlynn as Senior Advisor

Posted: Aug 12, 2015 – 10:00 AM EST

CLEVELAND, Aug. 12 /CSRwire/ - BrownFlynn is pleased to announce the addition of Mike Krzus to its team as Senior Advisor and Integrated Reporting Expert. Mike will develop integrated reporting and integrated strategic management services to guide the Firms clients on tying environmental,...

Nominate Your Company for the 2016 WEC Gold Medal Award for Sustainability (due Aug. 21)

Posted: Aug 07, 2015 – 03:05 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Aug. 07 /CSRwire/ - Nominations are now being accepted for candidates for the World Environment Center (WEC) 2016 Gold Medal for International Corporate Achievement in Sustainable Development. The Gold Medal Award is presented annually to a global company that demonstrates systemic...

Enhancing Resilience to Climate Change in Southeast Asia: Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Group Joins the Business Call to Action

Posted: Jul 31, 2015 – 09:55 AM EST

TOKYO, Jul. 31 /CSRwire/ - Leading Japanese insurance company Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Group joined the Business Call to Action (BCtA) with a commitment to enhance the resilience of 30,000 small-scale farmers in Southeast Asia by 2025 through its weather index insurance. The first...

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