November 14, 2019

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Wells Fargo Donates $300,000 to Greater Orlando for Revitalization Efforts

Published: Sep 25, 2019 – 06:47 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla., Sep. 25 /CSRwire/ - Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) today announced $300,000 in donations to four local nonprofits that will help revitalize Orlando neighborhoods through the Wells Fargo NeighborhoodLIFT® program. Three of the grants will focus on strengthening the Parramore...

Here's to 30 Years!

Published: Sep 25, 2019 – 06:30 PM EST

Sep. 25 /CSRwire/ - We welcome you to join Ceres as we mark our 30th anniversary on Monday, October 21 in New York City with a special celebration and sustainably-sourced dinner at Pier Sixty. You'll hear from distinguished honorees and gain exclusive access...

Republic Services First U.S. Recycling and Solid Waste Services Provider to Set SBTi-Approved Science-Based Target to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Published: Sep 25, 2019 – 05:55 PM EST

PHOENIX, Sep. 25 /CSRwire/ - Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) has become the first U.S. recycling and solid waste services provider to have its emissions reduction target approved by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi)1 as consistent with levels required to meet the...

Business Contribution to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development Not on Track, United Nations Global Compact and Accenture Study Finds

Published: Sep 25, 2019 – 05:53 PM EST

UNITED NATIONS, Sep. 25 /CSRwire/ - CEOs say business contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is not on track, according to the world's largest study on corporate sustainability from the United Nations Global Compact and Accenture (NYSE: ACN). Launched today at the...

PepsiCo Accelerates Plastic Waste Reduction Efforts

Published: Sep 25, 2019 – 03:54 PM EST

PURCHASE, NY, Sep. 25 /CSRwire/ - PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ: PEP) today announced a new target to reduce 35% of virgin plastic content across its beverage portfolio by 2025, which equates to the elimination of 2.5 million metric tons of cumulative virgin plastic. Progress...

Banorte Signs Up to Principles for Responsible Banking at UN Headquarters

Published: Sep 25, 2019 – 03:18 PM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 25 /CSRwire/ - Today Banorte became a Founding Signatory of the Principles for Responsible Banking of the United Nations (UN), undertaking to align its business strategically with the Sustainable Development Goals and with the Paris Agreement on Climate Change. In...

GRI at UNGA74

Published: Sep 25, 2019 – 03:15 PM EST

Sep. 25 /CSRwire/ - The 74th annual United Nations General Assembly - 'UNGA74' - is underway, as representatives from the 193 UN member states meet in New York. This global gathering is a catalyst for high-level meetings, events and conferences, a number of...

ClimateCare Announces a Trio of Awards

Published: Sep 25, 2019 – 10:04 AM EST

Sep. 25 /CSRwire/ - ClimateCare today announces multiple award wins for 2019, including being named as number one employer by Escape the City, winning a 'B Corp Best for the World' award (along with being the highest ranked B Corp in the UK),...

Sustainable Brands Spotlights New Tools and Practices for Measuring Stakeholder Value

Published: Sep 25, 2019 – 09:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Sep. 25 /CSRwire/ - - Sustainable Brands® recently unveiled program details for New Metrics'19: Next-Generation Goals & Reporting, scheduled for November 18-20 in Philadelphia, PA. Gathering more than 300 executives, sustainability strategists and finance leaders from across the globe, New Metrics'19...

Hershey Named to Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for Seventh Consecutive Year

Published: Sep 25, 2019 – 08:18 AM EST

HERSHEY, Pa., Sep. 25 /CSRwire/ - (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Hershey Company (NYSE: HSY) has once again been named to the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability World and North America Indices (DJSI). Hershey received its best scores and largest improvements in key sustainability measures...

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