December 07, 2016

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HP Recognized as World Leader for Corporate Action on Ending Deforestation

Posted: Dec 07, 2016 – 09:15 AM EST

PALO ALTO, CALIF., Dec. 07 /CSRwire/ - HP has been identified as a global leader for the actions and strategies it is taking to manage its use of timber products more sustainably by CDP, which named HP one of only eight companies to...

General Mills, NRCS and the Xerces Society Announce Multi-Year, $4 Million Investment in Pollinator Habitat

Posted: Nov 30, 2016 – 10:00 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 30 /CSRwire/ - General Mills, the Xerces Society, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture announce a major milestone in their partnership to restore and protect pollinator habitat across hundreds of thousands of acres of farmland in North America. The five-year,...

General Motors, Herman Miller and Green Standards Partner for Landfill-Free Solution to Office Transformation

Posted: Nov 24, 2016 – 11:35 AM EST

-Pilot program benefits about 100 Michigan-based community organizations, with a focus on Detroit. -Detroit’s Cody High School among first to participate with furniture and three-room makeover. -GM first metro Detroit-based automaker to undergo large-scale, multi-site campus decommission.

Companies Show Commitment to Global Climate Agreement and Lay Out Plans for Action at COP22

Posted: Nov 23, 2016 – 10:53 AM EST

TORONTO, Nov. 23 /CSRwire/ - Last week in Marrakech, the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC), together with the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and the secretariat of UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), hosted the COP 22/ CMP 12: High Level Meeting on...

JetBlue, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Wildlife Trafficking Alliance Urge Customers to “Buy Informed”

Posted: Nov 17, 2016 – 04:00 PM EST

NEW YORK, Nov. 17 /CSRwire/ - JetBlue (Nasdaq: JBLU), the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. Wildlife Trafficking Alliance are educating travelers about how to buy informed and travel smart to the Caribbean. Thanks to this partnership, JetBlue is now airing...

Bacardi Cuts Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Half

Posted: Nov 17, 2016 – 03:46 PM EST

Hamilton, Bermuda, Nov. 17 /CSRwire/ - With sustainability, small steps add up; however, Bacardi has forged ahead with giant leaps. The largest privately held spirits company cut its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions intensity, worldwide, in halfmore than a year earlier than its end...

Arbor Day Foundation and Publix Collaborate to Clean Florida Waterways

Posted: Nov 16, 2016 – 06:00 AM EST

LINCOLN, Neb., Nov. 16 /CSRwire/ - The Arbor Day Foundation and Publix have joined together to plant trees in an effort to help clean and restore the Lower and Upper Ocklawaha Watersheds of St. Johns River Water Management District. The 600-square-mile Orange Creek...

Americans Believe Recycling Progress Being Made Over Time: Concerned About Amount of Waste in Landfills and Oceans

Posted: Nov 15, 2016 – 09:22 AM EST

STAMFORD, CONN., Nov. 15 /CSRwire/ - While the majority of consumers believe many of the issues related to recycling have improved since the 1970s, such as ease of recycling and the amount of waste that is recycled, most consumers feel the amount of...

VF Corporation Cuts Global Emissions by 12 Percent During 5-Year Period; Exceeds Carbon Reduction Goal

Posted: Nov 15, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C., Nov. 15 /CSRwire/ - VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC) today announced a reduction in global carbon emissions by 12 percent from 2011 to 2015, exceeding the 5 percent goal originally set for that 5-year period. VFs achievement prevented more than 38,000 tons...

Ray C. Anderson Foundation Commits $500,000 to Project Drawdown

Posted: Nov 14, 2016 – 02:50 PM EST

ATLANTA, Nov. 14 /CSRwire/ - The Ray C. Anderson Foundation has awarded a $500,000 challenge grant to Project Drawdown, a global initiative based on meticulous research and subsequent traditional and online publications that analyzes how and when we can reverse global warming. As...

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