February 29, 2020

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Morgan Stanley Joins the World Economic Forum’s Global Plastic Action Partnership to Help Reduce Plastic Waste

Posted: Jan 29, 2020 – 01:10 PM EST

Global platform aims to combat the growing plastic waste problem in coordination with the Morgan Stanley Plastic Waste Resolution – the firm’s commitment to help prevent, reduce and remove 50 million metric tons of plastic waste from rivers, oceans, landscapes and landfills by...

Announcing Resilient Cities Catalyst: a New Nonprofit Built on the Legacy of 100 Resilient Cities

Posted: Jan 28, 2020 – 10:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Jan. 28 /CSRwire/ - Anchored in knowledge gained in the development of the urban resilience movement, Resilient Cities Catalyst (RCC) formally launched today in the lead-up to the World Urban Forum in Abu Dhabi. Led by former executives of 100 Resilient...

Major Companies Join New Alliance to Accelerate Transition to Electric Vehicles

Posted: Jan 27, 2020 – 12:41 PM EST

Jan. 27 /CSRwire/ - Ceres announces the launch of a new alliance to help companies accelerate the transition to electric vehicles, a key component of tackling the climate crisis. The Corporate Electric Vehicle Alliance will help member companies make and achieve bold commitments...

SCS Global Services Now Certifies Mills and Forest Product Manufacturers to SFI® Fiber Sourcing Standard

Posted: Jan 27, 2020 – 12:23 PM EST

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Jan. 27 /CSRwire/ - SCS Global Services today announced its accreditation to perform audits under the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) Fiber Sourcing Standard. This standard is a leading, credible certification in North America that governs how SFI-certified organizations procure fiber from...

Gildan Reaches Leadership Level in CDP's 2019 Scores for Corporate Transparency and Action on Climate Change

Posted: Jan 23, 2020 – 02:00 PM EST

MONTREAL, Jan. 23 /CSRwire/ - Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL: TSX and NYSE) is pleased to have been included in the leadership band in CDPs 2019 scores for corporate transparency and action on climate change. Companies scoring within the leadership band are recognized for...

New Ecolabel for PFAS-Free Firefighting Foam

Posted: Jan 22, 2020 – 12:01 AM EST

SOMERVILLE, Mass., Jan. 22 /CSRwire/ - As global concerns grow around the use of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS)known as the forever chemicals because they can persist for thousands of years in the environmentClean Production Action today released GreenScreen Certified Firefighting Foam, the...

HanesBrands Renews U.S. EPA Smartway Transport Partnership to Support Environmental Stewardship

Posted: Jan 21, 2020 – 05:50 PM EST

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., , Jan. 21 /CSRwire/ - HanesBrands today announced that the company has renewed its partnership with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agencys SmartWay Transport program. Hanes, which has been a program partner for three years, recently submitted its data on shipping and...

BlackRock CEO Letter on Sustainable Investing Is a Game Changer for the Global Investor and Corporate Community

Posted: Jan 21, 2020 – 05:14 PM EST

BOSTON, Jan. 21 /CSRwire/ - CEO Larry Finks annual letter released today announcing that sustainability is at the center of BlackRocks investment practices is a major turning point for the worlds largest asset manager, representing nearly $7 trillion in assets under management, Ceres...

Soil Health Institute Releases State Level Soil Health Policy Resources

Posted: Jan 21, 2020 – 07:30 AM EST

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Jan. 21 /CSRwire/ - The Soil Health Institute (SHI) today released an update to its state level Soil Health Policy Resources Catalog of legislative, agency, and academic policies and programs to advance soil health. The updated catalog, housed on...

Tetra Pak Collaborates With Hexagon in Smart Plant Engineering Platform

Posted: Jan 09, 2020 – 02:11 PM EST

Jan. 09 /CSRwire/ - Tetra Pak, the worlds leading food processing and packaging solutions company, announces a collaboration with Hexagons PPM Division, the leading global provider of engineering software for the design, construction and operation of plants, ships and offshore facilities, to enhance...

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