September 24, 2017

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Tree Pittsburgh Receives “Net Zero” Sustainability Grant from Green Mountain Energy Sun Club

Published: Sep 22, 2017 – 10:00 AM EST

PITTSBURGH, Sep. 22 /CSRwire/ - The ambitious goal of achieving net zero energy status and LEED Platinum certification is becoming a reality for Tree Pittsburgh's new campus thanks in large part to a $134,800 solar and sustainability grant from the Green Mountain Energy...

FSC Gathers Global Forestry Leaders to Plan Future of Re-Sponsible Forest Management

Published: Sep 22, 2017 – 09:37 AM EST

The FSC General Assembly takes place from 8 to 13 October in Vancouver Members will discuss crucial topics for sustainable forest practices around the world

Global Sustain Presents the Yearbook 2016/17 in Berlin

Published: Sep 22, 2017 – 08:34 AM EST

BERLIN, Sep. 22 /CSRwire/ - Global Sustain cordially invites you to attend the presentation of its 10th international Yearbook 2016/17, "The Energy [R]evolution", that will take place on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 (18.00), at the unique and innovative new space of SRH Berlin...

The Consumer Goods Forum Reaffirms Climate Change Commitment

Published: Sep 21, 2017 – 01:44 PM EST

The Consumer Goods Forum today issued a statement reaffirming its commitment to helping members do their part to tackle climate change and keep global temperature rises below two degrees Celsius. The full statement is below.

Companies Commit to Simplify Food Date Labels Worldwide by 2020, Reducing Food Waste

Published: Sep 20, 2017 – 04:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 20 /CSRwire/ - Sell by," "Use by," "Display until," "Best before," what do they all mean? Consumers around the world navigate a range of date labels on food products, and the resulting confusion costs families up to $29 billion annually...

minuteKEY Commits to Planting 100,000 Trees Per Year in National Forests

Published: Sep 18, 2017 – 02:14 PM EST

MISSOULA, Mont., Sep. 18 /CSRwire/ - The National Forest Foundation (NFF) is pleased to announce the expansion of a partnership with minuteKEY, the world's first self-service key duplicating kiosk. Since 2015, minuteKEY and the NFF have been partners through minuteKEY's Secure Our Forests...

Greenpeace Co-founder Rex Weyler Condemns Chevron for “Ecological Crimes” in Ecuador’s Amazon Region

Published: Sep 18, 2017 – 01:30 PM EST

AMSTERDAM, Sep. 18 /CSRwire/ - One of the founders of the legendary environmental organization Greenpeace has blasted Chevron and its high-priced team of corporate lawyers for using "intimidation" tactics to evade responsibility for committing some of the world's "worst ecological crimes" in Ecuador's...

UPS/Greenbiz Survey Finds Businesses Are Concerned About Impacts of Urbanization

Published: Sep 15, 2017 – 03:51 PM EST

ATLANTA, Sep. 15 /CSRwire/ - A new study from UPS (NYSE:UPS) and GreenBiz Group reveals nearly all companies (95 percent) surveyed are concerned about how urbanization will impact business growth and sustainability. However, according to The Road to Sustainable Urban Logistics survey, only...

OneEnergy Renewables and 3Degrees Announce Partnership on Energy Scholars Program

Published: Sep 13, 2017 – 12:50 PM EST

PORTLAND, Sep. 13 /CSRwire/ - In partnership with nonprofit Net Impact, OneEnergy Renewables and 3Degrees today announced they are partnering to advance the next generation of renewable energy industry leaders through a career advancement award program. The Energy Scholars program recognizes graduate students...

SC Johnson’s Legacy of Environmental Leadership Commemorated by 30th Anniversary of Chloroflourocarbon Ban

Published: Sep 13, 2017 – 07:00 AM EST

RACINE, Wis., Sep. 13 /CSRwire/ - Forty-two years ago, SC Johnson shocked the chemical industry and set new heights for environmental responsibility, as it was the first company to protect the Earth's ozone layer by banning chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) from all its aerosol products...

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