October 20, 2017

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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...

2017 C.K. Prahalad Awards for Global Business Sustainability Leadership Honor the Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance (REBA) and Urs Hölzle of Google, with Special Recognition to John B. Goodenough

Published: Jun 20, 2017 – 11:00 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Jun. 20 /CSRwire/ - CEF presented the 2017 C.K. Prahalad Awards in two categories, with honors for sustainability leadership by an individual executive to Urs Hlzle, Senior Vice President of Technical Infrastructure for Google, and by a collaboration to the Renewable...

Covestro LLC President to Co-Lead Sustainable Pittsburgh’s ‘CEOs for Sustainability’ initiative

Published: Jun 20, 2017 – 11:02 AM EST

PITTSBURGH, Pa., Jun. 20 /CSRwire/ - Jerry MacCleary, president of Covestro LLC, has been named co-chair and Covestro a founding partner of "CEOs for Sustainability," an initiative of Sustainable Pittsburgh aimed at helping companies throughout Southwest Pennsylvania improve their sustainable business performance and...

ACI Sustainability Report: Some Industry Progress, But “Bold Collective Actions” Needed for Transformational Change

Published: Jun 20, 2017 – 10:12 AM EST

WASHINGTON D.C., Jun. 20 /CSRwire/ - American Cleaning Institute Report, "Foundations for Transformation," Showcases Steps Industry is Taking to Tackle Most Critical Issues CEO Melissa Hockstad Calls Upon Industry to "Consider Bold Collective Actionsto Drive Momentum" on Sustainability "Cost of Non-Participation Will Eventually...

Consumer Goods Industry Shares Best Practices on How to Eradicate Forced Labour in Global Supply Chains

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

PARIS, Jun. 20 /CSRwire/ - With 21 million victims of forced labour in the world today, members of The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) are actively promoting responsible business actions to help eradicate forced labour in global supply chains. Through the new CGF publication,...

Global Sustain Announces Sustainability Forum 2017

Published: Jun 16, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

ATHENS, Jun. 16 /CSRwire/ - The "Sustainability Forum 2017, a training, networking and professional development event" organised by Global Sustain will take place on October 5 at the Center of Sustainable Entrepreneurship "Excelixi" premises in Athens, for the sixth consecutive year. Prominent speakers...

Foreign Trade Association Becoming Amfori in 2018 to Be the Voice of Global Responsible Trade

Published: Jun 16, 2017 – 04:00 AM EST

BRUSSELS, Jun. 16 /CSRwire/ - The Foreign Trade Association (FTA) announced yesterday, 15 June, during its annual conference that the association will change its corporate name to 'Amfori' as of January 2018. The new name will align the identity of the organisation with...

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