February 11, 2016

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Chevron Violates Canada Supreme Court Order By Trying to “Derail” Ecuador Pollution Judgment, Lawyer Says

Posted: Jan 27, 2016 – 11:27 AM EST

TORONTO, Jan. 27 /CSRwire/ - Chevron is under fire in Canada for violating a unanimous order of the countrys Supreme Court that Ecuadorian rainforest villagers be allowed to try to seize the oil giants assets to force it to comply with a $10...

IKEA Plugs-in Addition to Solar Installation at Detroit-area Store in Canton, MI, Making Michigan's Largest Rooftop Array 25% Bigger.

Posted: Jan 27, 2016 – 06:00 AM EST

Canton, Mich., Jan. 27 /CSRwire/ - IKEA, the worlds leading home furnishings retailer, today officially plugged-in an expanded solar energy array atop its Detroit-area store that opened nine years ago in Canton, MI. The 40,000-square-foot solar panel addition consists of a 242.1-kW system...

Silicon Valley Community Foundation Awards $50 Million in Matching Grants

Posted: Jan 26, 2016 – 03:31 PM EST

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 26 /CSRwire/ - Silicon Valley Community Foundation administered $50 million in matching grants by December 2015, representing support for 24,450 nonprofit organizations in the United States and 45 other countries, SVCF announced today. The milestone was reached early last...

The Anaheim Union High School District and Union Bank Partner to Open First Anaheim Student-Run Branch

Posted: Jan 26, 2016 – 12:00 PM EST

ANAHEIM, Calif., Jan. 26 /CSRwire/ - Union Bank, in partnership with the Anaheim Union High School District (AUHSD), today announced the grand opening of the banks first student-run branch in the city of Anaheim at Loara High School located at 1765 W. Cerritos...

EcoVadis Achieves Another Year of Record Growth, Expanding Activity by More than 50% in 2015

Posted: Jan 26, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

NEW YORK and PARIS, Jan. 26 /CSRwire/ - EcoVadis, the company helping improve sustainability, corporate social responsibility (CSR) and fair environmental and human rights practices across the global supply chain, continues to see rising demand for its collaborative supplier sustainability ratings and improvement...

ACI Charter for Sustainable Cleaning 2nd Year Concludes with 26 Participants

Posted: Jan 26, 2016 – 08:01 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Jan. 26 /CSRwire/ - Twenty-six member companies of the American Cleaning Institute (ACI) completed the requirements during the second year of ACIs Charter for Sustainable Cleaning, a voluntary initiative of the cleaning products industry to promote and demonstrate continual improvement in the...

Schwarzman Scholars Appoints World-Renowned Scholar to be Executive Director

Posted: Jan 25, 2016 – 01:36 PM EST

NEW YORK and BEIJING, Jan. 25 /CSRwire/ - Schwarzman Scholars, the prestigious Masters degree program at Tsinghua University in Beijing, designed to educate future leaders about China, today announced that Sir Nigel Thrift, the former Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of Warwick,...

'Commerce of Caring' Podcast Series Highlights the Untold Stories of Children in Need, and the People of Retail Answering the Call

Posted: Jan 25, 2016 – 10:05 AM EST

ATLANTA, Jan. 25 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - A young woman from New Jersey rushes headlong into the Liberian Ebola crisis when most westerners are racing to get out. A Congolese wife and mother has the chance to leave one of the most impoverished...

3BL Media Lunch & Learn, Feb. 9: How Sustainability Communicators Distribute Content

Posted: Jan 25, 2016 – 10:00 AM EST

3BL Media Lunch and Learn Webinar: How Sustainability Communicators Distribute Content | Tuesday, February 9, 1 p.m. ET

SCS Global Services: Public Comment Period Extended for Draft Product Category Rule Modules for Roundwood and Pulp/Paper

Posted: Jan 25, 2016 – 06:00 AM EST

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Jan. 25 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - SCS Global Services (SCS), a leader in third-party environmental certification and standards development, has announced an extension of the public comment period for the Draft Product Category Rule (PCR) modules for Roundwood and Pulp/Paper to...



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