June 29, 2017

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New Research Highlights Strategies to Drive Industry Cluster Growth

Posted: Jun 29, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

ST. LOUIS, Jun. 29 /CSRwire/ - JPMorgan Chase Co. and the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) released a new report providing actionable insights for city leaders looking to leverage their areas competitive industries to build stronger urban economies. Clusters represent interrelated...

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

Posted: 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

Posted: 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...

Points of Light Recognizes CVS Health as One of the 50 Most Community-Minded Companies in the United States

Posted: Jun 28, 2017 – 04:46 PM EST

WOONSOCKET, R.I., Jun. 28 /CSRwire/ - CVS Health [NYSE:CVS] today was recognized by Points of Light, the worlds largest organization dedicated to volunteer service, as one of the fifty most community-minded companies in the United States. The Civic 50 provides a national standard...

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

Posted: 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

Posted: 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

Posted: 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 companys 2016 Corporate Sustainability...

In Huge Blunder, U.S. Courts Ignored Chevron's Fabricated Evidence In Historic Ecuador Pollution Case

Posted: Jun 27, 2017 – 08:11 AM EST

NEW YORK, Jun. 27 /CSRwire/ - U.S. appellate courts have ignored devastating evidence that Chevron and its lawyers fabricated witness testimony and violated multiple federal criminal law statutes when trying to immunize the company from a historic $9.5 billion environmental liability in Ecuador,...

Cricket Media Launches *New* Corporate Social Responsibility Platform Giving Employee Volunteers a Digital Connection to Students, Mentoring Literacy and Skills for Success

Posted: Jun 27, 2017 – 08:00 AM EST

MCLEAN, Va., Jun. 27 /CSRwire/ - Cricket Media today launched CricketTogether, a safe, innovative, turnkey eMentoring solution that gives corporate social responsibility leaders a platform for Employee Engagement that offers caring employee volunteers a meaningful opportunity to deliver a compelling educational experience for...

Responsible Labor Initiative Launches to Promote Rights of Workers Vulnerable to Forced Labor

Posted: Jun 26, 2017 – 08:30 AM EST

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jun. 26 /CSRwire/ - The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), a nonprofit coalition of leading electronics companies dedicated to improving social, environmental and ethical conditions in their global supply chains, today announced the launch of its Responsible Labor Initiative to help...

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