March 02, 2015

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UPS Named Climate Leadership Award Winner by EPA

Posted: Feb 26, 2015 – 01:05 PM EST

ATLANTA, GA, Feb. 26 /CSRwire/ - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Center for Corporate Climate Leadership recognized UPS (NYSE: UPS) with one of its Climate Leadership Awards for reducing greenhouse gas emissions. The awards acknowledge the voluntary work organizations do to build...

DRI Launches Global Initiative to Provide Women in Developing Countries with Clean Water

Posted: Feb 25, 2015 – 08:00 AM EST

RENO, Feb. 25 /CSRwire/ - Imagine a day in which your access to clean, drinkable water ceased and you could not shower or bathe properly and you had no one to help you. For more than 783 million people around the world, that...

EICC Becomes First Industry Group to Partner with CDP on Supply Chain Greenhouse Gas Initiative

Posted: Feb 24, 2015 – 08:30 AM EST

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 24 /CSRwire/ - The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), a nonprofit coalition of leading electronics companies dedicated to supply chain responsibility, and CDP, the international NGO driving sustainable economies (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project), today announced a new partnership to...

World’s Rarest Wild Cat Doubles in Number

Posted: Feb 23, 2015 – 04:04 PM EST

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia, Feb. 23 /CSRwire/ - At least 57 Amur leopards now exist in Russias Land of the Leopard National Park, up from just 30 cats counted in 2007, according to new census data announced last week. An additional 8 to 12 leopards...

Academy Award Winning Actor Jared Leto Becomes WWF Global Ambassador

Posted: Feb 11, 2015 – 09:20 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Feb. 11 /CSRwire/ - WWF today announced Academy Award-winning actor, musician and director Jared Leto as a WWF Global Ambassador, focusing on the most urgent, pressing issues facing our planet. To start, Mr. Leto will bring attention to wildlife crime a...

‘Stand For Trees’ – A Breakthrough Campaign – Launches to Save Forests, Endangered Species and Curb Climate Change

Posted: Feb 10, 2015 – 10:30 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 10 /CSRwire/ - Code REDD announced the launch today of Stand For Trees, a first-of-its-kind consumer campaign that uses the power of social media and crowd-funding to enable everyone to take real and effective action to reduce deforestation and curb...

Rainforest Villagers Demand Release of New Report That Demonstrates Chevron’s Star Witness Lied In Federal Court

Posted: Feb 09, 2015 – 02:10 PM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Feb. 09 /CSRwire/ - Rainforest villagers from Ecuador are demanding that Chevrons lead appellate counsel Theodore B. Olson and their own government immediately make public the contents of a new forensic report that appears to prove that the oil giants...

California Directs State's Largest Utilities to Offer Green-e Energy Certified Green Power Programs

Posted: Feb 06, 2015 – 03:00 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 06 /CSRwire/ - In a landmark decision last week, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) approved the "Green Tariff Shared Renewables Program," a measure that will give millions of California residents and businesses the chance to participate in a utility...

StewardChoice Joins the Conversation on Waste Reduction in Ontario

Posted: Feb 04, 2015 – 08:00 AM EST

TORONTO, ON, Feb. 04 /CSRwire/ - StewardChoice Enterprises Inc. launches in Ontario and joins the conversation about advancing recycling of products and packaging across the province. We are here to discuss the need for competition and the benefits to producers, says Ken Friesen,...

Companies Struggle to Reduce Environmental Impact, Says New Report

Posted: Feb 03, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 03 /CSRwire/ - The worlds biggest companies are addressing their environmental impacts, but it isnt making much of a difference, according to State of Green Business 2015, a report from GreenBiz Group and Trucost. The eighth annual edition of the...

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