November 20, 2018

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UPS Named to Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for Sixth Consecutive Year

Posted: Sep 18, 2018 – 11:35 AM EST

ATLANTA, Sep. 18 /CSRwire/ - UPS (NYSE: UPS) was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) for the sixth consecutive year and the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the 14th straight year. The recognition comes as UPS continues...

Scotiabank Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America

Posted: Sep 17, 2018 – 11:52 AM EST

TORONTO, Sep. 17 /CSRwire/ - Scotiabank was recognized for its success in environmental, social and governance initiatives by placing on the 2018 Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America (DJSI), in the top 20 per cent of companies globally, and as one of the...

Gildan Listed on the 2018 Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Posted: Sep 14, 2018 – 04:00 PM EST

MONTREAL, Sep. 14 /CSRwire/ - Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL: TSX and NYSE), announced today that the Company has been included on the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index. This is the sixth consecutive year that Gildan has been included on the Dow Jones...

Leading Global Investors Managing $6.4 Trillion Call on Companies to Eliminate Deforestation in South American Cattle Production

Posted: Sep 14, 2018 – 03:31 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Sep. 14 /CSRwire/ - As carbon pollution from global cattle production and tropical deforestation continues its alarming rise, 44 investors with approximately US $6.4 trillion in assets under management today called on companies sourcing beef and related cattle products to mitigate...

Unilever and Walmart Announce Forest Sustainability Initiatives at the Global Climate Action Summit

Posted: Sep 13, 2018 – 08:00 PM EST

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Sep. 13 /CSRwire/ - Today, at the Global Climate Action Summit (GCAS) in San Francisco, USA, Unilever committed to supporting work in Sabah, Malaysia as part of the strategy to achieving a deforestation free supply chain and further reducing emissions. Unilever...

Yum! Brands Named to Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for Second Consecutive Year

Posted: Sep 13, 2018 – 03:45 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Sep. 13 /CSRwire/ - Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM) today was once again named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index (DJSI) for its ongoing commitment to sustainable business practices. DJSI is regarded as one of the leading sustainability benchmarks among...

Seventh Generation Commits to Aggressive Science-Based Greenhouse Gas Targets, Zero Waste and 100 Percent Sustainable Sourcing

Posted: Sep 12, 2018 – 02:09 PM EST

BURLINGTON, Vt, Sep. 12 /CSRwire/ - (GlobeNewswire) Seventh Generation, a leading household and personal care products company and pioneer in the eco-friendly products space, has unveiled its sustainability commitments for 2025 and science-based target goals for 2030. Announced today at the Ceres We...

MEDIA ALERT: 3Degrees Hosts Global Climate Action Summit Affiliate Event: Decarbonizing Transportation, A Holistic Approach to Building Sustainable Communities

Posted: Sep 12, 2018 – 11:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Sep. 12 /CSRwire/ - What3Degrees will host a panel discussion on the revolutionary ways cities, public transportation agencies and private firms are working towards decarbonizing transportation and building sustainable communities. WhyClimate initiatives across disparate industries have the ability to make a...

Don’t Miss the Most Important Sustainability Event of the Year—BSR18: A New Blueprint for Business

Posted: Sep 10, 2018 – 08:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 10 /CSRwire/ - The world is changing at a rapid pace. New technologies, shifting cultural norms, evolving economic structures, and unprecedented environmental threats are reshaping the planet. The business agenda is also changing, and the sustainability agenda needs to change...

Avery Dennison Continues to Pioneer Change by Launching Recycled PET Liners in Europe

Posted: Sep 03, 2018 – 12:00 PM EST

OEGSTGEEST, Netherlands, Sep. 03 /CSRwire/ - Jasper Zonnenberg, global director films, explains that the new rPET liner uses carefully selected post-consumer waste (PCW) and will be introduced in October 2018 across a number of self-adhesive constructions: Avery Dennison has established eight ambitious sustainability...

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