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Trash Talk: GM Has Record Year for Landfill-Free Operations

Posted: Dec 15, 2016 – 04:38 PM EST

-Waste reduction improves efficiency and reduces costs -Using recycled materials drive innovations in product development -GM mentors 25 companies a year on the business case for zero waste

3Degrees Joins RECS International

Posted: Dec 15, 2016 – 10:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 15 /CSRwire/ - 3Degrees is pleased to announce that we have joined RECS International, an organization committed to building global renewable energy markets that are standardized, transparent and most importantly, consumer-driven. 3Degrees through its work with Green-e and WRI -...

GRI Appoints CSR Leader Tim Mohin as New Chief Executive

Posted: Dec 14, 2016 – 11:44 AM EST

AMSTERDAM, Dec. 14 /CSRwire/ - GRI announced today that Timothy J. Mohin, a well-known sustainability practitioner, advocate and author, has been appointed as the organizations new Chief Executive. Mr. Mohin has tremendous experience with global sustainability from his years with leading companies and...

Holy Land Principles Again Speaks Truth to Cisco-Power

Posted: Dec 14, 2016 – 10:03 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Dec. 14 /CSRwire/ - The Silicon Valley giant networking company Cisco was again challenged to demonstrate its commitment to transparency and fair employment in Ciscos operations in Israel/Palestine at the Annual Shareholder Meeting on Monday, December 12, 2016. The Holy Land Principles,...

Human Rights Challenges for Business in 2017 – Complementary Briefing

Posted: Dec 14, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

LONDON, Dec. 14 /CSRwire/ - Claiming ignorance is not an option anymore and Human rights standards and due diligence demand is just increasing. But how is the landscape evolving, and what does it mean for corporate risk?Ethical Corporations latest briefing, explains what are...

McKinney Advisory’s 5th Annual Charity Event Gathers Like-Minded Executives to Share Time, Talent & Treasure

Posted: Dec 13, 2016 – 01:00 PM EST

SAN DIEGO, Calif., Dec. 13 /CSRwire/ - McKinney Advisory Group held its 5th Annual Charity Event, an elite networking reception, at the Fairmont Grand Del Mar Resort on November 30, 2016. McKinney Advisory provided each executive guest with a $100 voucher in their...

Cargill Donates $3 Million Over Three Years to Feeding America to Support Nutrition Solutions

Posted: Dec 13, 2016 – 11:05 AM EST

CHICAGO, Dec. 13 /CSRwire/ - Today, Feeding America, the largest domestic hunger-relief organization, announced a $3 million grant from Cargill to provide children and families with nutrition solutions. This three year gift will help food banks provide nourishing meals to people in need...

Initiative for a Competitive Inner City Announces Partnership with Catholic University to Accelerate Small Business Growth in Washington, D.C.

Posted: Dec 13, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Dec. 13 /CSRwire/ - Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) and The Catholic University of America announced today a unique partnership to accelerate small business growth in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area. As a part of this partnership, The Tim...

Samsung Awards 255 Schools in National STEAM Contest

Posted: Dec 12, 2016 – 05:39 PM EST

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J., Dec. 12 /CSRwire/ - Representing all 50 states and the nations capital, 255 public schools have advanced as state finalists in the $2 Million* Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest a nationwide competition that challenges students to creatively use STEAM (science,...

An Historic Achievement – National Grid Customers Are the First in the U.S. to Receive Offshore Wind Power

Posted: Dec 12, 2016 – 05:08 PM EST

PROVIDENCE, R.I., Dec. 12 /CSRwire/ - After just 11 months of construction on its sea2shore: The Renewable Link project, National Grid today announced that it is now officially delivering electricity generated by the offshore Block Island Wind Farm to the electricity grid in...

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