September 20, 2020

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IP Is Committed to “Building a Forest Positive Future”

Published: Sep 18, 2020 – 11:00 AM EST

Sep. 18 /CSRwire/ - International Paper's chief sustainability officer, Sophie Beckham, spoke at Bloomberg's inaugural Green Festival, a new culture-shaping event that featured leading voices working at the edge of change in sustainability. Sophie joined Corey Brinkema, president, Forest Stewardship Council and Lynn...

New Digital Tool Provides Scientific Data and Curated Insights on Conservation Farming Practices

Published: Sep 18, 2020 – 10:30 AM EST

Sep. 18 /CSRwire/ - Scientists from conservation and academic institutions have launched AgEvidence, a visualization dashboard of data from nearly 300 peer-reviewed research papers and curated expert insights derived from those studies. The research compiled in AgEvidence focuses on the environmental and agronomic...

Fifth Third to Present at ESG Panel During Climate Week, Sept. 23

Published: Sep 18, 2020 – 10:24 AM EST

Sep. 18 /CSRwire/ - Fifth Third Assistant Vice President and Environmental Sustainability Leader Jeremy Faust will participate on a Climate Week panel hosted by Rubicon titled "How ESG Will Shape Our Resilient Future" on Sept. 23, 2020 at 1 p.m. The panel features:...

Olam Urges International Brands to Adopt New Rice Eco-label to Allow Consumers to Support Farmers and Promote Sustainable Rice Production

Published: Sep 18, 2020 – 09:31 AM EST

LONDON, Sep. 18 /CSRwire/ - Olam International is calling for retailers and food brands to back the new "Sustainable Rice Platform-Verified" Assurance Scheme and consumer pack label*, which will allow consumers to choose products that directly support efforts to increase farmer incomes and...

Purpose & the Shared Road to Recovery Focus of 5th Sustainable Retail Summit

Published: Sep 17, 2020 – 12:10 PM EST

PARIS, Sep. 17 /CSRwire/ - The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) will be hosting its annual Sustainable Retail Summit (SRS) on 15th and 16th October. In light of the global health crisis, the leading sustainability event will be held virtually this year, respecting the...

Climate Week NYC 2020: Don't Miss International Paper and The Nature Conservancy Discuss Forests as a Natural Climate Solution

Published: Sep 17, 2020 – 11:00 AM EST

Register here for the free event Climate Week, an annual event hosted by the Climate Group, is the biggest climate summit taking place this year, and International Paper will be hosting its first #ClimateWeekNYC event during the summit. As the world's focus shifts...

Valuing Nature To Fight Climate Change

Published: Sep 16, 2020 – 01:30 PM EST

Sep. 16 /CSRwire/ - Dow has teamed up with Restore the Earth Foundation to revitalize and restore the world's oldest and most powerful carbon capture technology - nature's forests. In support of our Official Carbon Partnership with the International Olympic Committee (IOC), we...

Earth Overshoot Day 2020 Has Passed, But We Can Still Make a Difference

Published: Sep 15, 2020 – 10:24 AM EST

Earth Overshoot Day 2020 lands on August 22 Together we can #MoveTheDate In 2020, Earth Overshoot Day was more than 3 weeks later than last year. This shows we can still reverse the trend and transform the current crisis into an opportunity to...

Biogen to Invest $250 Million in a 20-year Initiative to Eliminate Its Use of Fossil Fuels and Improve Public Health

Published: Sep 14, 2020 – 12:34 PM EST

• After achieving carbon neutrality in 2014, Biogen further bolsters its action against climate change with the goal to become fossil fuel free by 2040 and initiates research collaborations with global leaders to help address the effects of fossil fuel-driven air pollution on...

Dow Reaches Midpoint of “Valuing Nature” Goal; Company Continues To Deliver Environmental and Financial Value Through 2025 Sustainability Goals

Published: Sep 14, 2020 – 12:30 PM EST

MIDLAND, Mich., Sep. 14 /CSRwire/ - Dow (NYSE: DOW) announced recently it has reached a major milestone, achieving $500 million of savings from its "Valuing Nature" goal, halfway to its 2025 Sustainability Goal to deliver $1 billion in business value from projects that...

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