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SC Johnson to Launch First-Ever 100% Recycled Ocean Plastic Bottle in a Major Home Cleaning Brand

Posted: Feb 27, 2019 – 08:36 AM EST

RACINE, Wis., Feb. 27 /CSRwire/ - As part of its ongoing commitment to tackling the problem of plastic pollution in our oceans, SC Johnson has announced that it will launch the industrys first product that uses 100 percent recycled ocean plastic in a...

Etsy Leads e-Commerce Towards Carbon Neutral Shipping

Posted: Feb 27, 2019 – 07:15 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 27 /CSRwire/ - Etsy, the global marketplace for unique and creative goods, is committed to using the power of business to strengthen communities and empower people. As Etsy works to connect millions of buyers and sellers around the world and...

Walmart Announces New Plastic Packaging Waste Reduction Commitments

Posted: Feb 26, 2019 – 03:10 PM EST

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Feb. 26 /CSRwire/ - Walmart today issued a bold new set of plastic waste reduction commitments by leveraging its massive private brand program. The new commitments, announced at Walmarts annual supplier forum, are expected to impact over 30,000 SKUs. The move...

Prairie Organic Spirits Announces “Spirit of Change Fund” to Increase Industry’s Environmental Impact

Posted: Feb 26, 2019 – 09:03 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 26 /CSRwire/ - Prairie Organic Spirits, the nations leading organic spirits brand, is toasting to the environment with a new, industry-leading initiative. Through its Spirit of Change Fund, Prairie Organic will commit 1 percent of sales to support the next generation...

An Ocean of Tweets Can Do the Ocean Some Good

Posted: Feb 26, 2019 – 08:44 AM EST

RACINE, Wis., Feb. 26 /CSRwire/ - As it champions the critical need to end ocean bound plastic waste, consumer products leader SC Johnson is offering a new challenge. Having already sponsored eight plastic recycling centers in Indonesia, the company will build an additional...

ImpactAssets Releases Eighth Annual IA 50 Impact Investment Fund Manager Showcase

Posted: Feb 26, 2019 – 07:15 AM EST

BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 26 /CSRwire/ - ImpactAssets has released its ImpactAssets 50 2019 (IA 50), a publicly available, online database for impact investors, family offices, financial advisors and institutional investors that features a diversified listing of 50 private capital fund managers that deliver...

Smithfield Foods Achieves Industry-Leading Environmental Commitment by Engaging Grain Supply Chain in Sustainable Farming Practices

Posted: Feb 25, 2019 – 05:42 PM EST

SMITHFIELD, Va., Feb. 25 /CSRwire/ - Smithfield Foods, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has successfully engaged 80 percent of its grain supply chain, which is used to feed the companys hogs, in farming practices that are both sustainable and reduce the...

IWBI Named to Fast Company’s Annual List of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2019

Posted: Feb 25, 2019 – 11:16 AM EST

NEW YORK, Feb. 25 /CSRwire/ - The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) has been named to Fast Companys Worlds Most Innovative Companies roster, carrying last years momentum around WELL full force into 2019. The list honors businesses making the most profound impact on...

SDG Pioneers – International Awards Program Launches in Canada to Recognize Young Professionals Committed to Advancing the Sustainable Development Goals

Posted: Feb 25, 2019 – 09:00 AM EST

TORONTO, Feb. 25 /CSRwire/ - As part of the 2019 UN Global Compact SDG Pioneers program, Global Compact Network Canada (GCNC) has launched a national search for young professionals (35 and under) committed to advancing the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Later this year,...

Groundbreaking Report by Equileap Ranks General Motors No. 2 U.S. Company on Gender Equality

Posted: Feb 22, 2019 – 02:56 PM EST

Equileap assessed companies in the S&P 100 Index on 21 criteria including access to healthcare: - General Motors is the only leading US company with no gender pay gap. - No company achieves gender balance at all levels - board, executive, management, workforce....

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