February 12, 2016

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EPA Honors LG Electronics USA with Top-Level Gold Award in Electronics Recycling Challenge

Posted: Feb 11, 2016 – 03:36 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Feb. 11 /CSRwire/ - Underscoring its leadership in responsible electronics recycling, LG Electronics USA was recognized today by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency with the 2015 Gold Tier Award, the top-level recognition in the EPA's Sustainable Materials Management (SMM) Challenge. The Gold...

Hasbro Joins How2Recycle Label Program

Posted: Feb 09, 2016 – 10:00 AM EST

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA, Feb. 09 /CSRwire/ - Hasbro, Inc., a global company committed to creating the worlds best play experiences, is the latest company to join the growing How2Recycle Label Program. Hasbro joins over 45 other participating companies committed to educating consumers on packaging...

Going Paperless Does Not Save Trees

Posted: Feb 08, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

CHICAGO, IL, Feb. 08 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - Today, Two Sides North America released a new study outlining key facts on why paperless initiatives do not save trees. Findings point to mounting evidence that loss of markets for paper and other wood products,...

Chevron Violates Canada Supreme Court Order By Trying to “Derail” Ecuador Pollution Judgment, Lawyer Says

Posted: Jan 27, 2016 – 11:27 AM EST

TORONTO, Jan. 27 /CSRwire/ - Chevron is under fire in Canada for violating a unanimous order of the countrys Supreme Court that Ecuadorian rainforest villagers be allowed to try to seize the oil giants assets to force it to comply with a $10...

Super Bowl 50 Host Committee Teams up with TerraPass to Create a Net Positive Experience for Fans and Partners

Posted: Jan 22, 2016 – 10:22 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO,, Jan. 22 /CSRwire/ - TerraPass, a leader in the fight against climate change, has been named an official sustainability partner of the Super Bowl 50 Host Committee. Sustainability is at the forefront of all the planning, with the Host Committee committed...

Braving Death Threats, Ecuadorian Villagers Ask U.N. to Block Chevron From Attacking Human Rights Defenders

Posted: Jan 21, 2016 – 03:52 PM EST

GENEVA,, Jan. 21 /CSRwire/ - Ecuadorian indigenous villagers who braved death threats in their battle with Chevron have teamed up with a leading international organization to demand that the United Nations block the oil giant from continuing an intimidation campaign targeting the human...

Gap Inc. Sets Ambitious New Climate Goal to Foster Cleaner Global Business and Deepens Efforts to Help Protect Human Rights Across Global Supply Chain

Posted: Jan 21, 2016 – 11:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 21 /CSRwire/ - As a strategic investment to foster cleaner global business, Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today announced an ambitious new goal to reduce absolute greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions across all owned and operated facilities globally by 50 percent from...

The Results Are In: 2015 GameDay Recycling Challenge Winners

Posted: Jan 07, 2016 – 04:06 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Jan. 07 /CSRwire/ - The GameDay Recycling Challenge (GDRC), which engages hundreds of thousands of collegiate football fans in a waste reduction and recycling competition every fall, today announced its 2015 national winners: Ohio University and Louisiana State University. The competition pitted...

Antea Group Becomes a Shareholder in Angel Ambiental

Posted: Jan 06, 2016 – 01:24 PM EST

GOUDA, Netherlands, Jan. 06 /CSRwire/ - We are pleased to announce that Angel Ambiental and Antea Group are positioned to leverage our combined expertise, skills, and solutions to deliver the value-driven approach and deep insights our clients need to better their business. Recently,...

In 2016, Chevron Faces Potential “Litigation Catastrophe” Over Ecuador Pollution Liability

Posted: Jan 04, 2016 – 01:22 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jan. 04 /CSRwire/ - In 2016, Chevron faces a potential litigation catastrophe over its $10 billion Amazon Chernobyl pollution liability as rainforest villagers step up efforts to force company assets into receivership to pay for a court-ordered clean-up of what experts...

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