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Costa Cruises Partners With Winnow to Reduce Food Waste at Sea

Sep 19, 2017 10:20 AM ET - Costa Cruises is joining forces with Winnow to fight food waste, extending Costa’s deep commitment to sustainability and continuous improvement. As pioneers in the global cruise industry, Costa – the Italy-based cruise line famous for its Italian-...

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VIDEO | Givewith - Dell and Waterkeeper Alliance Fight Plastic Pollution

Sep 19, 2017 9:25 AM ET - This engaging video by Givewith explains the important work of Waterkeeper Alliance, a global nonprofit that protects the world’s waterways, and its partnership with Dell.

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Domtar Sustainability: Bringing Our Sustainable Forestry Practices to Life

Sep 19, 2017 9:15 AM ET - Domtar engages in a wide variety of initiatives to ensure we leave the forests that we depend on, and the communities we are a part of, better off for the long term. This is how we bring Domtar’s Sustainable Forestry Principles to life across the...

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97 Percent of Brazilian Consumers Demand Ingredient Transparency

Sep 18, 2017 11:00 AM ET - SC Johnson today announced plans to make its global ingredient transparency program available to consumers in Latin America in 2018. This is welcome news to many who want more ingredient transparency. A recent survey* conducted by the company found...

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Carlsberg Group Chairman Flemming Besenbacher Emphasises Need for Business Leadership to Combat Climate Change During Speech at Climate Week NYC

Sep 18, 2017 9:45 AM ET - Speaking in New York at the opening of Climate Week NYC, Carlsberg Chairman Flemming Besenbacher called for businesses to adopt ambitious targets and actions in order to create necessary change.

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CSRHub's Cynthia Figge to Speak at 28th Annual SRI Conference

Sep 18, 2017 9:45 AM ET - CSRHub Co-Founder and CEO, Cynthia Figge, will be speaking at the 28th Annual SRI Conference. This event will be held on November 1-3rd in San Diego, CA. During this conference, thought leaders, investors and investment professionals from all...

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Business Fights Poverty Announces Appointment of Global Engagement and Partnerships Director

Sep 18, 2017 6:30 AM ET - Business Fights Poverty, the leading global collaboration platform for international businesses seeking to harness and scale their social impact today announced the appointment of Euan Wilmshurst as Director, Global Engagement and Partnerships.

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Everyday Champion Judy Spalding Blazes Courageous Trail Supporting Non-Drinkers

Sep 15, 2017 12:00 PM ET - When Judy Spalding joined Brown-Forman, sharing her history of alcohol addiction and recovery was the last thing on her mind. Working for a beverage alcohol company turned into an opportunity for Judy to blaze a courageous trail in transforming...

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Sands ECO360 Environmentally Responsible Operations

Sep 15, 2017 11:00 AM ET - When guests visit our integrated resorts, they are treated to elegantly designed spaces, celebrity chef restaurants and exquisite customer service. But rarely do they realize what it takes to operate these mini cities behind the scenes. While our...

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Our Vision for Moving Humanity Forward

Sep 15, 2017 10:00 AM ET - We can’t completely predict what our world will look like 25 years from now, but we constantly study trends so that we can anticipate the rapid changes taking place in our industry. In an article for the Green Money Journal, Mary Barra shares GM...

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Carlsberg Promotes Responsible Drinking with 20 Million People in 20 Countries on Global Beer Responsibility Day

Sep 15, 2017 8:25 AM ET - The Carlsberg Group, together with business partners and social organisations today celebrates the third annual Global Beer Responsibility Day (GBRD) - a worldwide effort to promote the responsible consumption of beer.

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Popularity of Erb Institute Business Sustainability Case Studies on the Rise at WDI Publishing

Sep 14, 2017 1:15 PM ET - Andrew Hoffman's "Strategies for Sustainable Development" course feeds the pipeline of sustainable case studies for WDI and the Erb Institute | Business for Sustainability...

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Apparel Industry Stands by the Higg Index

Sep 14, 2017 11:45 AM ET - It’s hard to imagine two brands more different than Walmart and Patagonia, yet in 2009 they aligned their unique strengths and issued a call to the industry. In an invitation to some of the world’s largest retailers, then Walmart chief...

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Feeding Ourselves Thirsty Report – Water Stewardship Work Recognized

Sep 14, 2017 11:45 AM ET - Water stewardship is an integral part of General Mills' efforts to continually reduce the environmental impact of our operations, including the impact that occurs upstream of our own facilities. Agriculture uses 70 percent of global...

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Nominate Your Company for the 2018 WEC Gold Medal Award for Sustainability (due Sept. 18)

Sep 14, 2017 11:40 AM ET - Nominations are now being accepted for the World Environment Center’s (WEC) 2018 Gold Medal for International Corporate Achievement in Sustainable Development. The Gold Medal Award is presented annually to a global company that demonstrates deep,...

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Thinking, and Advocating, Globally

Sep 14, 2017 9:15 AM ET - Today’s consumers are more aware than ever before of the social and environmental issues related to their purchasing decisions. The rise of “green” brands and certification programs across a wide range of product categories are evidence of this...

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In Cocoa, Tackling Deforestation Begins with Supporting Farmers

Sep 14, 2017 8:40 AM ET - Stopping deforestation in cocoa begins with helping farmers improve their livelihoods. That is the approach Cargill is taking as we continue to deliver on our promise of ending deforestation in all of our operations, and it is especially true in...

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Pandora at the Forefront in Responsible Sourcing

Sep 14, 2017 4:00 AM ET - In the context of global industry peers, Pandora is at the forefront in regards to responsible sourcing of jewellery materials, including those that are deemed controversial such as precious stones and metals, placing Pandora in line with Richemont...

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Many Businesses Still Fail to Report Financial Value From Strong Environmental Performance, According to New Research From Accenture, CDP and Hermes Investment Management

Sep 13, 2017 10:15 AM ET - Four in 10 telecommunications and consumer goods companies reporting to CDP fail to capture or report any financial value from strong environmental performance, according to new research released today by Accenture (NYSE: ACN), CDP and Hermes...

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Pentair and Urban Organics Honored as 2017 Agriculture Project of the Year by the WateReuse Association

Sep 13, 2017 9:00 AM ET - Pentair, a global leader in sustainable water solutions, and aquaponics farming innovator Urban Organics, were awarded the “2017 Agriculture Project of the Year” by the WateReuse Association at its Annual WateReuse Awards for the recently opened 87,...

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Global Resource Challenges Study

Sep 13, 2017 9:00 AM ET - Commissioned by Sealed Air, the Economist Intelligence Unit researched the world’s greatest resource challenges. Learn how top leaders are maximizing the resources we do have, ultimately driving down costs and improving profitability at SealedAir.com

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SC Johnson’s Legacy of Environmental Leadership Commemorated by 30th Anniversary of Chloroflourocarbon Ban

Sep 13, 2017 7:00 AM ET - Forty-two years ago, SC Johnson shocked the chemical industry and set new heights for environmental responsibility, as it was the first company to protect the Earth’s ozone layer by banning chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) from all its aerosol products...

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New Speakers Announced for Opportunity Forward!

Sep 12, 2017 3:45 PM ET - Hear from these inspiring speakers and more on November 14-15 in Washington, D.C. discussing how the business community is uniquely positioned to solve the greatest issues of our time, while also building opportunities for all.

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World’s First MSC Certified Pearls Confirms Sustainability of Intergenerational Australian Fishery

Sep 12, 2017 1:00 PM ET - In a ground-breaking move for sustainability certification, the Australian Pearl Producers Association (PPA) are the first wild pearl fishery in the world to achieve Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification. The fishery was awarded the third-...

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Massachusetts Businesses Urge Lawmakers to Support Increased Renewable Energy Standard

Sep 12, 2017 1:00 PM ET - Massachusetts businesses are calling on state lawmakers to support an increase of the state’s Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) to achieve 50 percent renewable energy supply by 2030. Autodesk, Ikea, JLL, Legal Sea Food, and New Balance are among...

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