July 17, 2018

CSRWire.com The Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire

news by category

Environment CSRwire News

Open-uri20090515-26760-encakl-0

Environment is the complex web of physical, chemical, biological, social, and cultural conditions that influence an organism or an ecological community.


 Press Releases, Events, Reports & Books

Select from the menu to the right to filter by CSR Category


Chevron Suffers Major 8-0 Defeat in Ecuador’s Constitutional Court Over Landmark Pollution Judgment

Published: Jul 11, 2018 – 10:32 AM EST

QUITO, Ecuador, Jul. 11 /CSRwire/ - In a resounding defeat for Chevron in a landmark pollution case, Ecuador's Constitutional Court in a unanimous 8-0 decision rejected the oil major's final appeal of a $9.5 billion pollution judgment that found the company deliberately dumped...

Soil Health Policy Resources Now Available

Published: Jul 10, 2018 – 02:39 PM EST

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Jul. 10 /CSRwire/ - Soil health policies are growing in number and importance across the United States but are widely dispersed across a variety of academic institutions, state agencies and legislative bodies. This catalog brings these policy efforts together...

Chevron Trying to Orchestrate Disbarment of Attorney Who Won Large Pollution Case; Claims “Threat to the Public Order”

Published: Jul 10, 2018 – 02:20 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jul. 10 /CSRwire/ - After years of litigation over its massive pollution problem in Ecuador, Chevron has now orchestrated the suspension of human rights lawyer Steven R. Donziger without a hearing on the grounds that he represents "a threat to the...

USAID Awards Tetra Tech $22 Million Contract for Biodiversity Conservation and Community Development in Madagascar

Published: Jul 06, 2018 – 01:40 PM EST

PASADENA, Calif., Jul. 06 /CSRwire/ - Tetra Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTEK) announced that the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) awarded the Company a $22 million, single-award contract to support biodiversity protection and enhance livelihoods in Madagascar. The five-year USAID Mikajy activity-which means...

ClimateCare Is the Number One Ranked B Corp in the UK

Published: Jul 03, 2018 – 11:22 AM EST

OXFORD, United Kingdom, Jul. 03 /CSRwire/ - ClimateCare has been honoured for creating positive social and environmental impact by the non-profit B Lab, for the third consecutive year. Following a rigorous and comprehensive assessment of the company's impact on its workers, community, and...

SC Johnson Provides Support to Help Protect Carnaúba Palm Trees in Brazil

Published: Jun 27, 2018 – 07:05 AM EST

RACINE, W.I., Jun. 27 /CSRwire/ - As part of SC Johnson's efforts to protect natural resources for future generations, the company today announced it has provided a grant of 1.2 million Brazilian reals ($370,000) to the Centre for Agriculture and Biosciences International (CABI)....

SC Johnson apoia a proteção da Carnaúba no Brasil

Published: Jun 27, 2018 – 07:05 AM EST

RACINE, Wis., Jun. 27 /CSRwire/ - A SC Johnson anunciou hoje a doao de R$ 1,2 milho para o Centro Internacional de Biocincia Agrcola (CABI), como parte das iniciativas da empresa em prol da proteo de recursos naturais para as futuras geraes. Esse...

Designing New Climate Change Solutions, With Inspiration That Is Millions of Years Old

Published: Jun 26, 2018 – 10:00 AM EST

Eight finalist teams from around the world have been announced for nature-inspired climate change design solutions in the Biomimicry Global Design Challenge, sponsored by the Biomimicry Institute.

CMS Energy Announces Two New Wind Energy Parks

Published: Jun 26, 2018 – 08:20 AM EST

JACKSON, Mich., Jun. 26 /CSRwire/ - CMS Energy today announced the addition of two new planned wind energy parks to its portfolio that will produce up to 250 megawatts of clean, renewable energy. "CMS Energy is committed to our triple bottom line of...

Soil Health Educational Resources Now Online

Published: Jun 21, 2018 – 11:38 AM EST

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Jun. 21 /CSRwire/ - Students of all ages and the general public are increasingly interested in understanding soil health. However, information on soil health needed by educators is widely dispersed, making it difficult to find the necessary educational resources....

Features


 

Issuers of news releases and not csrwire are solely responsible for the accuracy of the content