April 18, 2019

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LG Super Efficient Room Air Conditioners Receive Top Edison Award for Breakthrough Innovation

Published: Apr 05, 2019 – 02:07 PM EST

NEW YORK, Apr. 05 /CSRwire/ - LG Electronics USA was honored with a coveted 2019 Edison Award, receiving a "gold" designation - the highest honor - in the Energy & Sustainability category for LG's breakthrough room air conditioner technology that delivers a 40...

Accounting for Natural Climate Solutions Guidance Launches to Support Forest Protection and Soil Restoration As Part of Corporate Carbon Strategies

Published: Apr 02, 2019 – 11:00 AM EST

A group of companies, non-profits, scientists and diverse sustainability stakeholders led by Quantis delivers a groundbreaking guidance on accounting for land-related greenhouse gas emissions, which is expected to transform sustainable management of soil, land, forests and agriculture in corporate supply chains.

California Wildfire Restoration Fund Partners and National Forest Foundation Grateful for Success

Published: Apr 01, 2019 – 01:00 PM EST

MISSOULA, Mont. , Apr. 01 /CSRwire/ - The National Forest Foundation (NFF) today announced the closure of the NFF's California Wildfire Reforestation Fund, created in December 2018 to support tree-planting efforts to restore California National Forests following years of severe wildfire. With support...

SC Johnson Plans Shift to Geothermal Power at Headquarters, Significantly Reducing Energy Use

Published: Apr 01, 2019 – 11:00 AM EST

RACINE, Wis., Apr. 01 /CSRwire/ - SC Johnson today is announcing its intention to use geothermal energy to power its Racine headquarters, a move that will greatly reduce the company's environmental footprint and positions the company as a leader in the private sector...

Smithfield Foods Contributes $50,000 to Fund Meat and Poultry Research and Education

Published: Mar 29, 2019 – 08:00 AM EST

SMITHFIELD, Va., Mar. 29 /CSRwire/ - The Smithfield Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Smithfield Foods, Inc., announced today a donation of $50,000 to the Foundation for Meat and Poultry Research and Education, a non-profit research, education, and information foundation established to identify strategies...

Soil Health Training to Supply Growing Demand for Sustainable Cotton

Published: Mar 27, 2019 – 11:16 AM EST

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Mar. 27 /CSRwire/ - The Soil Health Institute (SHI), the nonprofit organization charged with safeguarding and enhancing soil health, has announced it will launch "Healthy Soils for Sustainable Cotton," a continuous engagement project to help U.S. cotton farmers increase...

Global Platform for Sustainable Natural Rubber Holds Inaugural General Assembly, Appoints Executive Committee

Published: Mar 26, 2019 – 09:58 AM EST

SINGAPORE, Mar. 26 /CSRwire/ - Today, natural rubber stakeholders convened for the inaugural General Assembly of the Global Platform for Sustainable Natural Rubber (GPSNR) - an independent platform that will lead improvements in the socio-economic and environmental performance of the natural rubber value...

Consumers Energy Achieves Broad Support for Breakthrough Clean Energy Plan, Files Settlement

Published: Mar 26, 2019 – 08:42 AM EST

JACKSON, Mich., Mar. 26 /CSRwire/ - Consumers Energy and other stakeholders have filed a settlement with the Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) on the company's Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) outlining a breakthrough Clean Energy Plan for Michigan. The plan positions Consumers Energy as...

METRO AG, Mars, Incorporated, Mondelēz International and Target Executives to Lead Sustainability Committee at The Consumer Goods Forum

Published: Mar 25, 2019 – 11:49 AM EST

PARIS, Mar. 25 /CSRwire/ - The Consumer Goods Forum announced today that the Sustainability Steering Committee has elected a new leadership team, for a two-year renewable term. Christine Montenegro McGrath, Vice President and Chief of Global Impact Officer, Mondelēz International will join Barry...

The PepsiCo Foundation Expands Access to Safe Water for More Than 22 Million People Worldwide; Part of PepsiCo's Broader Aim to Contribute to Positive Water Impact

Published: Mar 22, 2019 – 01:26 PM EST

PURCHASE, N.Y, Mar. 22 /CSRwire/ - PepsiCo announced today that it has helped more than 22 million people in underserved communities around the world gain access to safe water since 2006. In the last year alone, PepsiCo and its partners expanded access for...

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