November 19, 2017

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U.S. Supreme Court Makes “Grave Mistake” in Refusing to Hear Chevron's $12 Billion Pollution Liability in Ecuador

Posted: Jun 19, 2017 – 12:33 PM EST

WASHINGTON D.C., Jun. 19 /CSRwire/ - Ecuadorian indigenous villagers and their lawyer today said the U.S. Supreme Court made a grave mistake in refusing to hear evidence that Chevron committed a massive fraud to evade paying a $12 billion Ecuador pollution judgment. The...

California, Maryland Conservation Policy Innovators to Speak During Soil Health Institute Conference

Posted: Jun 15, 2017 – 11:16 AM EST

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C, Jun. 15 /CSRwire/ - California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) Secretary Karen Ross will update the nations soil health leaders on the California Healthy Soils Initiative during the Soil Health Institutes (SHI) annual meeting, July 12-14, in St....

C&S Wholesale Grocers and U-Haul Announce Commitments to Protect Forests and Fiber Supply Chains

Posted: Jun 14, 2017 – 08:00 AM EST

ARLINGTON, Va., Jun. 14 /CSRwire/ - CS Wholesale Grocers and U-Haul joined with The Conservation Fund today to announce their commitment to protecting forest-based supply chains. Each company will start by measuring and then offsetting a portion of their wood fiber usefrom pulpwood...

Bain & Company Achieves Net Zero Carbon Emissions for the Sixth Year in a Row – Part of the Firm’s Global Commitment to Fighting Climate Change

Posted: Jun 09, 2017 – 08:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Jun. 09 /CSRwire/ - Bain Company, the global business consulting firm, announced today its sixth annual certification as a 100 percent CarbonNeutral company an achievement few can claim, according to Natural Capital Partners, a world-leading provider of carbon emission reduction and...

National Geographic Society Commits $50 Million of Endowment to Impact Investments

Posted: Jun 08, 2017 – 04:30 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Jun. 08 /CSRwire/ - The National Geographic Society today announced it is dedicating $50 million from its $1.1 billion endowment to impact investments, furthering its commitment to understanding our planet and generating solutions for a healthy, more sustainable future. "At National Geographic,...

Empire BlueCross BlueShield Rolls Out New Fleet Of Vans That Will Decrease Carbon Footprint Within New York City

Posted: Jun 08, 2017 – 04:12 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jun. 08 /CSRwire/ - To celebrate World Environment Day 2017, Empire BlueCross BlueShield is proud to announce it is rolling out six new eco-friendly vans that will assist Medicaid members by providing support services such as finding in-network providers, booking doctors...

Cargill and Solidaridad Establish Palm Oil Sustainability Program in Colombia

Posted: Jun 08, 2017 – 12:05 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, Jun. 08 /CSRwire/ - Cargill, in collaboration with the international nonprofit Solidaridad and the Colombian-based international trading company, C.I. Biocosta S.A., announced today a new palm oil smallholder sustainability program in Colombia aimed at improving agricultural practices and farmer livelihoods. The two-year...

3Degrees Helps Akamai Drive Down Emissions

Posted: Jun 08, 2017 – 10:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Jun. 08 /CSRwire/ - Akamai Technologies, the worlds largest and most trusted cloud delivery platform, recently invested in an 80 megawatt wind farm in Texas through a long-term power purchase agreement. This is the latest chapter in Akamais long-term approach to...

On World Environment Day, Las Vegas Sands Announces Results of Sustainability Challenge

Posted: Jun 07, 2017 – 02:42 PM EST

LAS VEGAS, Jun. 07 /CSRwire/ - During the month of May, Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) Team Members around the globe participated in the company's annual Sands ECO360 Clean Plate Challenge, a campaign aligned with the company's sustainability program to reduce food...

Facing Bribery Charges, Chevron Trying to Mislead U.S. Supreme Court With Fake Facts and Flawed Arguments

Posted: Jun 06, 2017 – 12:33 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C. , Jun. 06 /CSRwire/ - Faced with undisputed proof that it illegally paid huge sums of money to bribe its star witness, Chevron is now trying to mislead the U.S. Supreme Court by using fabricated evidence and flawed legal arguments to...

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