February 19, 2018

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iPoint Receives Funding for Blockchain-based Minerals Traceability System

Posted: Feb 07, 2018 – 09:30 AM EST

REUTLINGEN, Germany, Feb. 07 /CSRwire/ - iPoints proposal for a Blockchain-based traceability and data reporting system in Rwanda has been selected as one of only four projects to receive funding from the European Partnership for Responsible Minerals (EPRM). The goal of the project...

Sustainable Brands to Convene Global Executives at SB’18 Vancouver

Posted: Feb 06, 2018 – 12:00 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 06 /CSRwire/ - Sustainable Brands reveals highlights for its upcoming global flagship conference: SB18 Vancouver. More than 3,000 brand and business leaders will convene June 4 -7 at the Vancouver Convention Centre in Vancouver, British Columbia to focus on how...

Covestro Carbon Productivity Innovations Highlighted at GreenBiz18

Posted: Feb 06, 2018 – 10:05 AM EST

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 06 /CSRwire/ - Covestros scientific breakthroughs on the use of waste carbon and biomass as the raw materials to produce high-performance plastics will be showcased today at GreenBiz18 on the panel Building a New Carbon Economy: Strategies for Turning Waste Carbon...

AEP’s Clean Energy Strategy Will Achieve Significant Future Carbon Dioxide Reductions

Posted: Feb 06, 2018 – 09:45 AM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Feb. 06 /CSRwire/ - American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) today released a report outlining the companys strategy for a clean energy future. The strategy includes new carbon dioxide emission reduction goals and investments in renewable resources and advanced technologies to enhance...

Bridgestone Elevates Standards in Sustainable Procurement Practices; Launches New Policy for Suppliers and Partners

Posted: Feb 06, 2018 – 04:00 AM EST

TOKYO, Japan, Feb. 06 /CSRwire/ - Bridgestone Corporation (Bridgestone), the worlds largest tire and rubber company, today announced a new Global Sustainable Procurement Policy to help identify and evaluate qualified suppliers, promote best practices, and serve as a communication and improvement tool for...

Samsung Challenges Students Around the World to Tackle Sustainable Development Issues Through STEAM Skills

Posted: Feb 05, 2018 – 11:53 AM EST

NEW YORK, Feb. 05 /CSRwire/ - Samsung Electronics America, Inc. today brought teachers and students from 5 countries together at the United Nations to find solutions for sustainable development issues around the globe. As part of the Global Classroom STEAM Challenge, the student...

WBCSD Takes a Closer Look at the Corporate Reporting Landscape in the United States and Canada

Posted: Feb 05, 2018 – 11:21 AM EST

PHOENIX, Feb. 05 /CSRwire/ - Today, at GreenBiz18 in Phoenix, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) released a new report, compiling data from the Reporting Exchange that offers a closer look into the reporting landscape of the United States and Canada....

Institute for Corporate Social Responsibility Welcomes 2018 Faculty

Posted: Feb 02, 2018 – 02:02 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Feb. 02 /CSRwire/ - The Institute for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) welcomes six leading CSR professionals from some of the worlds most recognizable companies to its 2018 faculty: Timothy J. McClimon, President of the American Express Foundation; Diane Melley, Vice President of...

Forbes Ranks Consumers Energy As the Best Employer for Diversity in Michigan

Posted: Feb 02, 2018 – 11:28 AM EST

JACKSON, Mich., Feb. 02 /CSRwire/ - Consumers Energy is ranked by Forbes magazine as the best employer for diversity in Michigan. The energy provider placed 13th overall in Forbess list of Americas best employers for diversity from all industries across the nation, and...

17th Annual Sustainability Summit

Posted: Feb 02, 2018 – 11:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Feb. 02 /CSRwire/ - The Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) challenges and needs that require business action are growing in intensity and complexity. Sustainability professionals need to help their companies address the strategic challenges arising from the UN Sustainable Development Goals....

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