October 21, 2019

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SC Johnson Launches Global Partnership to Fight Ocean Plastic and Poverty

Posted: Oct 18, 2019 – 08:05 AM EST

• 509 plastic collection points will collect 30,000 metric tons of plastic waste over three years – the equivalent of stopping approximately 1.5 billion plastic bottles from entering the ocean. • This partnership boosts recycling rates and, at the same time, transforms lives...

Major Environmental Groups Call on Businesses to Lead on Climate Policy

Posted: Oct 17, 2019 – 04:42 PM EST

Oct. 17 /CSRwire/ - Eleven leading environmental and sustainable business organizations published an open letter in the New York Times today, urging the CEOs of Corporate America to step up their engagement on climate policy. Signatories include the heads of BSR, C2ES, CDP,...

Quantis Food Report Digs Into the Business Actions That Will Shape a Sustainable Food System

Posted: Oct 16, 2019 – 01:00 AM EST

+ On World Food Day, environmental sustainability consulting group Quantis releases a comprehensive report showcasing sustainable business priorities and strategies for food and beverage companies to build a resilient food system. + Food-related activities accounted for an estimated 28% of 2018 global GHG...

AEG's The O2 Launches Corporate Social Responsibility Program 'Good Vibes All Around'

Posted: Oct 14, 2019 – 10:09 AM EST

LONDON, Oct. 14 /CSRwire/ - The O2 in London, one of AEGs most popular music, entertainment and leisure venue in the world has launched Good Vibes All Round, a new initiative to promote its work in relation to sustainability, accessibility, charity and community....

Seeking the Next $100,000 Winner for the Ray of Hope Prize

Posted: Oct 14, 2019 – 09:30 AM EST

The Ray of Hope Prize competition, offering the world’s premiere biomimicry prize, is awarded annually to a nature-inspired startup solution that is leveraging business as a force for good. The application for the 2019-2020 season is now open.

The Ferrero Group Unveils New Packaging Goal As It Releases Its 10th Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Posted: Oct 10, 2019 – 12:00 AM EST

• The Ferrero Group releases its 10th Corporate Social Responsibility Report • Ferrero commits to make all packaging 100% reusable, recyclable or compostable by 2025 • Ferrero signs the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s New Plastics Economy Global Commitment

Albertsons Companies Pharmacies Switch to Recycled Prescription Bag

Posted: Oct 04, 2019 – 02:56 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho, Oct. 04 /CSRwire/ - Albertsons Companies pharmacies are swapping white for brown as they transition from traditional white prescription bags to a new recycled brown bag at 1,700+ locations across the United States. The switch to the more sustainable bag is...

Renewable Energy Powered by ON Semiconductor

Posted: Oct 04, 2019 – 02:04 PM EST

Oct. 04 /CSRwire/ - Read on the ON Semiconductor blog Renewable energy accounts for a third of global power capacity. By the end of 2018, the total renewable energy generation capacity reached 2,351 Gigawatts (GW). This includes hydropower (1,172 GW), wind energy (564...

Disney Conservation Fund Awards $6 Million in Grants to Support Wildlife and the Environment

Posted: Oct 03, 2019 – 01:00 PM EST

BURBANK, Calif., Oct. 03 /CSRwire/ - The Disney Conservation Fund (DCF) has awarded $6 million in grants to 80 nonprofit organizations working to save wildlife, inspire action and protect the planet. Since the funds creation in 1995, Disney has provided nearly $86 million...

Schneider Electric: Climate Change is Our Generation’s Biggest Challenge

Posted: Sep 30, 2019 – 10:02 AM EST

CEO & Chairman of Schneider Electric Jean-Pascal Tricoire on the steps we can take to solve our generation's biggest challenge.



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