July 06, 2015

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SCS Global Services Certifies One of the Largest Forest Areas in South Asia Under the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC®) Standard

Published: Mar 25, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

LUCKNOW, UTTAR PRADESH, India, Mar. 25 /CSRwire/ - Leading third-party certifier SCS Global Services has announced that Uttar Pradesh Forest Corporation (UPFC) has met all of the requirements necessary to earn certification for responsible forestry under the internationally recognized Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)...

World Water Day: Water Stewardship is Not Just a Drop in the Bucket for Keurig Green Mountain

Published: Mar 20, 2015 – 09:25 AM EST

WATERBURY, V.T., Mar. 20 /CSRwire/ - Over the last several years, extreme climate changes have impacted rainfall patterns and water availability, intensifying the global water crisis and leading to food shortages in many parts of the world. It is estimated that 780 million...

Sustainable Brands Expands Networking Hub Designed to Accelerate the Exchange of Tools and Ideas among Business Leaders

Published: Mar 19, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Mar. 19 /CSRwire/ - Sustainable Brands recently announced the expansion of the Activation Hub at SB'15 San Diego, June 1-4, 2015 at Paradise Point Resort Spa. As a central networking hub, this action-centered environment will serve as an ideation marketplace...

Global Impact Partners with Restore the Earth Foundation, Supports Landscape-Scale Ecosystem Restoration

Published: Mar 17, 2015 – 12:11 PM EST

ALEXANDRIA, VA , Mar. 17 /CSRwire/ - Global Impact is excited to announce a partnership with Restore the Earth Foundation (REF) to support landscape-scale ecosystem restoration. Global Impact is serving as REF's secretariat, providing fiduciary services and strategic marketing counsel in an effort...

Beyond World Water Day: HEINEKEN’s Upcoming #HEINEKENBaBW Twitter Chat: Protecting our Water Resources

Published: Mar 17, 2015 – 10:57 AM EST

NORTHAMPTON, Mass., Mar. 17 /CSRwire/ - Mark Your Calendars Join us for a live chat on Twitter with HEINEKEN and UNIDO #HEINEKENBaBW Tuesday March 24th 11:30 AM ET/4:30 PM CET Over the past 50 years, the global demand for water has doubled. This...

Game-Changing Rice Production Methodology Awarded Olam Prize For Innovation In Food Security

Published: Mar 17, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

• 3.5 billion people depend on rice as a daily food staple for 20% of their calories1 • Demand is projected to grow by 50% by 20501 • The livelihoods of over 1 billion people depend upon rice production, the majority in emerging...

Global Sustain Partners with EFQM

Published: Mar 10, 2015 – 11:23 AM EST

ATHENS, Mar. 10 /CSRwire/ - Global Sustain announces a membership agreement with EFQM, an independent, not-for-profit foundation that aims to increase the competitiveness of European organisations and support the sustainable development of the European economies. With this agreement, Global Sustain reaffirms its commitment...

Time Warner Cable Exceeds “Go Green” Goal by Reducing Its Carbon Intensity by 38 Percent

Published: Mar 10, 2015 – 10:15 AM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Mar. 10 /CSRwire/ - Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE:TWC) has announced that its "Go Green" initiative has resulted in a 38 percent reduction in the company's carbon intensity over the past two years, far exceeding its goal of a 15...

First Lady of Côte D’Ivoire Opens School Complex Funded by Olam and Blommer in San Pedro

Published: Mar 09, 2015 – 12:00 PM EST

SAN PEDRO, Calif., Mar. 09 /CSRwire/ - Olam International (Olam), a leading agri-business operating across the value chain in 65 countries, and The Blommer Chocolate Company (Blommer), North America's largest cocoa processor, today welcomed the First Lady of Côte d'Ivoire, Madame Dominique Ouattara,...

JetBlue Airways Expands Its State-of-the-Art Training Facility With the Opening of The Lodge at OSC in Orlando

Published: Mar 06, 2015 – 04:15 PM EST

ORLANDO, F.L., Mar. 06 /CSRwire/ - JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU) today opened the doors to its new crewmember hotel -- The Lodge at OSC (Orlando Support Center) -- located on the airline's state-of-the-art JetBlue University training campus. JetBlue's investment in The Lodge reinforces...



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