February 19, 2020

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Major Pacific Coast Companies and Institutions Call for Expansion of Cap-and-Invest Programs

Published: Feb 03, 2020 – 02:11 PM EST

Feb. 03 /CSRwire/ - More than 20 major companies, healthcare systems and large energy consumers on the Pacific Coast declared their support today for expanding cap-and-invest programs to scale up efforts to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions across the region. Adobe, Autodesk, Microsoft,...

Recycling and Waste Management Advocates Commend Senate Passage of Save Our Seas Bill

Published: Jan 29, 2020 – 07:07 PM EST

SILVER SPRING, Md., Jan. 29 /CSRwire/ - The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) and Keep America Beautiful® (KAB) commend and fully support the Senate passage of the Save Our Seas 2.0 Act, (S.1982)-via unanimous vote-and now strongly urge the U.S. House...

Timberland Launches Season Two of Nature Needs Heroes Campaign

Published: Jan 29, 2020 – 06:59 PM EST

STRATHAM, N.H., Jan. 29 /CSRwire/ - For the spring 2020 season, Timberland builds upon the brand's Nature Needs Heroes campaign, celebrating six eco-heroes from around the globe who are making positive change for the planet, and calling on the global community to join...

Mohawk to Unveil “Plastic Wave” Art Installation Created From Recycled Bottles at Surfaces 2020

Published: Jan 29, 2020 – 06:43 PM EST

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 29 /CSRwire/ - This year at The International Surface Event (TISE), Mohawk will be unveiling an interactive art installation by Brooklyn-based artist Basia Goszczynska to help attendees visualize the true impact of plastic in the world's waterways. Made almost entirely...

Investors Press Fast Food Giants to Move Faster and Bolder on Climate and Water Risk Management, One Year Into $11 Trillion Engagement

Published: Jan 29, 2020 – 06:39 PM EST

Jan. 29 /CSRwire/ - Investor coalition nearly doubles in a year from $6.5 to more than $11.4 trillion of combined assets under management. Among six companies, two have publicly committed to science-based climate targets, two have intentions to set emissions reduction targets, one...

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

Published: 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

Published: 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

Published: 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

Published: 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

Published: 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 CDP's 2019 scores for corporate transparency and action on climate change. Companies scoring within the leadership band are recognized for...



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