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Gildan Releases Its 2016 CSR Report

Published: Jun 30, 2017 – 08:39 AM EST

MONTREAL, QUEBEC, Jun. 30 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwire) Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL; TSX and NYSE) has released its 2016 corporate, social and environmental responsibility (CSR) report on the Company's dedicated CSR website genuinegildan.com. The report is aligned with the new Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)...

Oct 09, 2017 – Textile Sustainability Conference

Event Posted: Jun 29, 2017 – 12:26 PM EST

Textile Exchange's annual Textile Sustainability Conference is a global event taking place outside of Washington, D.C. on Oct. 9-13. This year's theme is "United by Action: Catalyzing the Sustainable Development Goals in Textiles." Industry thought leaders from around the globe will gather to...

Textile Exchange Releases Globally Recognized Recycling Standards

Published: Jun 29, 2017 – 10:33 AM EST

LAMESA, Texas, Jun. 29 /CSRwire/ - Textile Exchange proudly announces the release of Recycled Claim Standard 2.0 (RCS) and Global Recycled Standard 4.0 (GRS). The newly revised versions of these #GlobalRecycled standards include updates that solidify the RCS and GRS as the leading...

Speakers Announced for Textile Exchange's Textile Sustainability Conference: Catalyzing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Published: Jun 28, 2017 – 05:30 PM EST

LAMESA, Texas, Jun. 28 /CSRwire/ - Meet Apparel and Retail Industry Leaders at #TExtileConf Textile Exchange prepares to welcome over 400 leaders from the textile and apparel industry for its annual Textile Sustainability Conference. The 2017 conference is a global event taking place...

Clean Drinking Water More Important to Americans than Clean Air, According to New Study

Published: Jun 28, 2017 – 04:59 PM EST

- Two in three Americans believe their community’s clean drinking water is at risk - Most Americans believe significant investments in water infrastructure are needed to avoid future water crises - Americans expect cross-sector collaboration from governments, businesses and environmental organizations to secure...

Swarovski and Central Saint Martins Announce the Winner Of The 2017 Jewelry Design Project

Published: Jun 28, 2017 – 08:53 AM EST

LONDON, Jun. 28 /CSRwire/ - Kristina Ferenchuk has won the Swarovski and Central Saint Martins Jewelry Design project. Now in its 16th year, the project challenges CSM 3rd year BA Jewelry Design students to push the boundaries of creativity and innovation with crystal...

BASF, Cargill, P&G and GIZ Collaborate to Drive Production of Sustainable Certified Coconut Oil in the Philippines and Indonesia

Published: Jun 27, 2017 – 03:05 PM EST

SINGAPORE, Jun. 27 /CSRwire/ - BASF, Cargill, Procter Gamble (PG), and the Deutsche Gesellschaft fr Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH have joined together in a development partnership under the develoPPP.de programme by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). The partnership...

UPS Commits to More Alternative Vehicles, Fuel and Renewable Power by 2025

Published: Jun 27, 2017 – 10:10 AM EST

ATLANTA, Jun. 27 /CSRwire/ - UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced aggressive new sustainability goals to add more alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles to its fleet while increasing its reliance on renewable energy sources. The goals, available in the company's 2016 Corporate Sustainability...

What You Wear Matters! Quick Guide to Organic Cotton

Published: Jun 23, 2017 – 06:00 AM EST

LAMESA, Texas , Jun. 23 /CSRwire/ - Textile Exchange, publisher of the Organic Cotton Market Report, releases Quick Guide to Organic Cotton, an overview of the positive impacts of organic cotton, including frequently asked questions and supporting facts that indicate organic cotton is...

Keep It Cool this Summer and Help Reduce Energy Waste

Published: Jun 21, 2017 – 08:00 AM EST

CHARLOTTESVILLE, V.a., Jun. 21 /CSRwire/ - To kick off the first day of summer, there's an easy way to keep it cool and save energy - and the environment - in the process. Generation 180, a non-profit creating a cultural shift in energy...

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