December 18, 2017

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HP Inc.’s Boise Idaho Campus Awarded SITES Gold for Achievement in Landscape Sustainability

Published: Oct 23, 2017 – 09:48 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho, Oct. 23 /CSRwire/ - Today, HP Inc. announced its Boise Idaho Campus was awarded Gold under the Sustainable SITES Initiative (SITES) rating system. Owned and administered by Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI), SITES is the most comprehensive program for designing, developing...

Webinar Tailored to Social Entrepreneurs Offers Free Copy of Business Sustainability Modelling Tool

Published: Oct 20, 2017 – 01:35 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 20 /CSRwire/ - Conscious Company Media is offering a free webinar Wednesday, October 25, 10am PT tailored to social entrepreneurs to ensure that sustainability is built directly into their business model from the ground up. In partnership with Presidio Graduate...

oekom Impact Study 2017: The Impact of Responsible Investment on Companies Is Increasing

Published: Oct 18, 2017 – 08:00 AM EST

MUNICH and LONDON, Oct. 18 /CSRwire/ - oekom research concluded in its Impact Study 2017 that the influence of the responsible capital markets is clearly positive. According to companies, the impact that responsible investors, banks and rating agencies have on the company's sustainability...

Sustainable Brands Spotlights SB’17 Copenhagen Program

Published: Oct 17, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 17 /CSRwire/ - Sustainable Brands reveals the full program and networking highlights for its upcoming conference, SB'17 Copenhagen. Between October 30th - November 1st, nearly 400 brand leaders and sustainability strategists will gather at the Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel in...

Piraeus Bank Publishes 2016 Sustainable Development Report

Published: Oct 13, 2017 – 09:29 AM EST

ATHENS, Greece, Oct. 13 /CSRwire/ - Piraeus Bank Group has published its 2016 Sustainable Development Report, in accordance with the GRI Standards of the Global Reporting Initiative. The report presents the important non-financial aspects of the organization's work in relation to its governance,...

Smithfield Foods Announces New, Industry-Leading Environmental Initiative, Smithfield Renewables

Published: Oct 12, 2017 – 02:30 PM EST

SMITHFIELD, Va., Oct. 12 /CSRwire/ - Smithfield Foods, Inc. announced today the launch of Smithfield Renewables, a new platform within the organization that will unify, lead and accelerate the company's industry-leading carbon reduction and renewable energy efforts. Smithfield Renewables will ensure the company...

Climatecare Supports Aviva to Win UN Momentum for Change Award

Published: Oct 12, 2017 – 08:44 AM EST

OXFORD, U.K., Oct. 12 /CSRwire/ - Leading global insurance provider, Aviva Plc, has been awarded a prestigious UN Momentum for Change award, in recognition of the company's flagship and fully comprehensive action to tackle climate change. With the importance of avoiding a plus-two-degree...

Mondelēz International Employees Learn and Serve in Cocoa Farming Communities in Ghana

Published: Oct 12, 2017 – 08:42 AM EST

DEERFIELD, Ill., Oct. 12 /CSRwire/ - (GlobeNewswire) - This month, Mondelēz International will send employees to Ghana for a two-week skills-exchange program to learn about the challenges and opportunities in securing a sustainable cocoa supply, while sharing their diverse business skills with farmers....

The Lemelson Foundation and Partners Release Tools to Help Inventors and Entrepreneurs Integrate Sustainability From the Start

Published: Oct 11, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 11 /CSRwire/ - The Lemelson Foundation today announced the release of an integrated package of new educational and business management toolkits for invention-based entrepreneurs. Sustaining Our Planet: A Toolkit for Entrepreneurs has been created by leading organizations in the field...

BNP Paribas Takes Further Measures to Accelerate Its Support of the Energy Transition

Published: Oct 11, 2017 – 12:15 AM EST

PARIS, Oct. 11 /CSRwire/ - The BNP Paribas Group will no longer do business with companies whose principal business activity is the exploration, production, distribution, marketing or trading of oil and gas from shale and/or oil from tar sands. BNP Paribas is also...

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