July 06, 2015

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Investors Worth $1.5 Trillion Support White House’s Methane Emissions Reduction Plan

Posted: Jul 02, 2015 – 11:22 AM EST

BOSTON, Jul. 02 /CSRwire/ - As recent data show methane emissions rising from the oil and gas industry, and the White House moves forward with rules to reduce this pollution, leading investors representing $1.5 trillion in assets under management released a statement of...

Newmont Continues Sagebrush Conservation Efforts

Posted: Jun 25, 2015 – 03:05 PM EST

ELKO, Nevada, Jun. 25 /CSRwire/ - Habitat loss is a leading cause of declines in wildlife populations. Without a safe place to live and access to the right food, survival of a species is uncertain. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is concerned...

Advancements by John Dewar & Sons Reflect Sound Environmental Practices

Posted: Jun 24, 2015 – 03:58 PM EST

Hamilton, Bermuda, Jun. 24 /CSRwire/ - A stunning Scottish landscape, hard work and steady environmental innovation encompass the sustainable success of John Dewar Sons Ltd., one of the most respected names in the world of Scotch whisky and part of the Bacardi group...

CITGO Supports America’s WETLAND Foundation with Lafourche Parish Shoreline Restoration

Posted: Jun 22, 2015 – 02:42 PM EST

LAKE CHARLES, La., Jun. 22 /CSRwire/ - Marking the start of the 2015 hurricane season and commemorating the 10th anniversary of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, CITGO Petroleum Corporation joined America's WETLAND Foundation as it announced new restoration efforts in Lafourche Parish during its...

Novo Nordisk #15 on Top Green Companies in the World

Posted: Jun 09, 2015 – 09:40 AM EST

BAGSVAERD, Denmark, Jun. 09 /CSRwire/ - In one of the foremost assessments of corporate environmental performance, Novo Nordisk moved up 12 places to rank #15 on the 2015 Newsweek Green Rankings. Newsweek Green Rankings rate the worlds largest companies on corporate sustainability and...

Karen Hinton Lauded by Ecuadorian Communities for Work Holding Chevron Accountable for Toxic Dumping

Posted: Jun 02, 2015 – 05:49 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jun. 02 /CSRwire/ - The coalition of indigenous and farmer communities in Ecuadors Amazon rainforest who won a historic $9.5 billon environmental judgment against Chevron issued statements today lauding Karen Hinton as a for her work as a communications specialist for...

StewardChoice Posts v3.0 Packaging and Printed Paper Stewardship Plan

Posted: Jun 02, 2015 – 04:47 PM EST

BURNABY, B.C., Jun. 02 /CSRwire/ - StewardChoice Enterprises Inc. has released v3.0 of the Packaging and Printed Paper Stewardship Plan which can be viewed here. The newest version reflects further clarification and additional commitments regarding this new proposed recycling service. Over the past...

Investors, Major Brands Call for Stronger Standards from Palm Oil Certification Group

Posted: Jun 02, 2015 – 01:03 PM EST

BOSTON, Jun. 02 /CSRwire/ - Institutional investors representing over $5 trillion in assets have joined together with some of the worlds largest and most recognizable consumer brands, including PepsiCo and Procter Gamble, to call on the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) to...

Louisiana Clean Fuels Honors Republic with Fleet of the Year Award

Posted: Jun 01, 2015 – 01:59 PM EST

BATON ROUGE, La., Jun. 01 /CSRwire/ - Republic Services of Baton Rouge has been awarded the prestigious Fleet of the Year Award by Louisiana Clean Fuels. Republic's Baton Rouge collection company, BFI Waste Services, LLC, received the honor for its extensive Compressed Natural...

Chevron Annual Meeting Dominated by Ecuador Disaster as Resolution Rebuking CEO Watson Gains Wide Support

Posted: May 28, 2015 – 02:11 PM EST

SAN RAMON, Calif., May 28 /CSRwire/ - Chevron CEO John Watson could not escape public outrage and shareholder dissent about his mishandling of the massive $9.5 billion environmental disaster in the Ecuadorian Amazon at the company's Annual General Meeting (AGM) of shareholders this...



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