December 08, 2016

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For Earth Day, a Climate Warning

According to the latest Gallup Poll, only about one-third of Americans are greatly worried about global warming. But the scientists who study climate generally are far more concerned about the future. The latest report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate...

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HP Recognized as World Leader for Corporate Action on Ending Deforestation

Published: 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

Published: 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

Published: 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

Published: 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”

Published: 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

Published: 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 half-more than a year earlier than its end...

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