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Becoming Water-Smart: Newly Released Report Delves into Scalable Water and Agriculture Solutions in India

Aug 9, 2017 6:50 AM ET - The World Business Council for Sustainable Development’s (WBCSD) newest report, Co-optimizing solutions in water and agriculture: Lessons from India on water security, identifies key enablers for scaling up solutions to water-scarcity in India. The...

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Andy Hoffman, Erb Institute | Business for Sustainability, quoted in "The Troubling Return of Al Gore" - New Republic

Aug 8, 2017 10:00 AM ET - Gore is the most polarizing figure in climate politics—disputed on the left, and widely loathed on the right. According to research by environmental scholar Andrew Hoffman published in 2011, nearly 40 percent of all articles casting doubt on climate...

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UPS Celebrates 15 Years of Commitment to Transparency

Aug 8, 2017 10:00 AM ET - UPS is one of the world’s leading providers of specialized package delivery and supply chain services. The US-based global logistics company employs over 434,000 people, and offers services in more than 220 countries and territories. UPS is...

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CBRE Releases Tenth Annual Corporate Responsibility Report

Aug 8, 2017 9:50 AM ET - CBRE, the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, has released its tenth annual Corporate Responsibility Report. The 2016 report – themed “Building Connections” – highlights CBRE’s many accomplishments as a leader in...

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Domtar Sustainability: Partnering for Safety

Aug 8, 2017 9:15 AM ET - Employee engagement is crucial to promoting safe behavior. And what better partner to advance our shared objectives than the United Steelworkers (USW), which represents the majority of Domtar’s unionized employees?

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WELL Tip: A Guide to WELL Consulting

Aug 8, 2017 8:40 AM ET - If you’re a WELL AP or want to know more about the integral role WELL consultants play throughout the WELL Certification process, check out our guide to WELL consulting.

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Las Vegas Sands in the Community

Aug 8, 2017 8:30 AM ET - At the corporate level and through each of our properties, Las Vegas Sands has made significant contributions to improve the quality of life in the regions where we operate. We are a major economic contributor, spurring tourism, jobs and tax revenue...

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VIDEO: GE & HPE | Leading the Data-Driven Industrial Transformation

Aug 8, 2017 8:10 AM ET - GE Digital is leveraging next-generation machine data at every point in the industrial value chain to drive real-time analytics and insights. Smarter and gaster decision-making in industrial environments reduces uncheduled downtime, increases...

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Cargill Boosts Positive Impact for Customers and Communities

Aug 8, 2017 8:00 AM ET - Building on strong earnings in fiscal 2017, Cargill is working to continue growing its business and corporate responsibility impact. The company’s 2017 annual report, launched today, outlines its business growth and community impact.

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Boeing, Embraer Collaborate for a Sustainable Future

Aug 7, 2017 3:15 PM ET - Boeing began the ecoDemonstrator program to speed up development of new technologies that enhance safety and reduce fuel use, emissions and noise. The program has tested 60 technologies in the past five years on a variety of aircraft.

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Schneider Electric VIDEO | Business-Driven Sustainability

Aug 7, 2017 8:35 AM ET - The four key markets Schneider serves consume 70 percent of the world’s energy. We are in a hopeful position, because we have an opportunity to make a measurable difference in curbing energy consumption and driving sustainability worldwide....

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Heineken Entertains with 2016 Sustainability Report

Aug 4, 2017 4:30 PM ET - In 2016, we saw nontraditional sustainability reports gain traction with Patagonia's report, which swapped the text-heavy format for an image-laden report focusing on action and the outdoors. But the stand-out activation was Heineken’s video...

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Erb Faculty Member, Andy Hoffman Authors Chapter in State of the World’s 'EarthEd'

Aug 4, 2017 3:45 PM ET - With global environmental changes locked into our future, what we teach must evolve. All education will need to be environmental education, but environmental education cannot focus solely on teaching everyone to live just a bit greener. Instead, it...

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Caterpillar Improves Safety Through Culture

Aug 4, 2017 11:00 AM ET - We are dedicated to the safety of everyone at Caterpillar, including our extended team of contractors, dealers, suppliers and customers. Our commitment to safety begins with the engineering of our products and manufacturing processes, and extends to...

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GRI's Chief Executive Tim Mohin: "Sustainability Reporting Needs to Evolve"

Aug 4, 2017 10:00 AM ET - Having acted as the Chief Executive of GRI since January 2017, Tim Mohin is more convinced than ever that transparency is a powerful force for change. However, we are still far from end goal: sustainable development. For that, we must evolve...

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AMD Demonstrates Corporate Citizenship in Action With 22nd Annual Corporate Responsibility Update

Aug 4, 2017 8:00 AM ET - AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today released its 22nd annual update on corporate responsibility, reporting on the company’s progress and milestones in its environmental and social goals. The update demonstrates how AMD is working to address issues important to...

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Eastman Issues 2017 Sustainability Report

Aug 3, 2017 5:15 PM ET - Highlights include the company’s transformational shift in its sustainability strategy; increased focus on innovation, including examples where sustainability and innovation intersect to address global macro trends and enhance quality of life;...

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Domtar Sustainability: Industrial Ecology Made Real

Aug 3, 2017 9:15 AM ET - A long-time ideal of sustainability has been the concept of industrial ecology—the notion that industrial processes would benefit from mimicking the closed-loop efficiency of a natural ecosystem. Unlike conventional industrial processes, an...

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Caesars Entertainment Publishes 2017 Citizenship Report with New Strategic Framework

Aug 3, 2017 8:00 AM ET - In 2016, Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ:CZR) introduced the gaming and entertainment industry’s most aggressive carbon reduction targets, secured Triple A scores in three CDP rankings and, with its related entities, delivered $5.7m of...

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Singtel Group Publishes Its Third Group Sustainability Report 2017

Aug 2, 2017 10:00 PM ET - The Singtel Group Sustainability Report 2017 is the company’s third Group report which covers the sustainability strategies, initiatives and performance in relation to Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) issues of its operations in Singapore...

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Technology Creates New Efficiencies, But Are Water Utilities Prepared for the Security Risk?

Aug 2, 2017 3:00 PM ET - Yahoo!, the Democratic National Convention and the U.S. Department of Justice were among the high-profile victims hit by major cyber attacks in 2016. Many people believe it’s only a matter of time before a water utility joins the list. Some consider...

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New Report: Interface and PayPal Make the Social Purpose Business Case

Aug 2, 2017 2:00 PM ET - Ethical Corporation released a new report with case studies from Interface and PayPal on making the social purpose business case.

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Interface and PayPal make the Social Purpose Business Case

Aug 2, 2017 12:00 PM ET - Ethical Corporation released a new report with case studies from Interface and PayPal on making the social purpose business case.

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Promoting Environmental Sustainability and Long-Term Value

Aug 2, 2017 8:55 AM ET - In my role as Chief Financial Officer at BNY Mellon, I have a wide range of responsibilities. People are often surprised to hear that overseeing the work of our Business and Environmental Sustainability team is one of them. ...

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NRG Sustainable Operations | Reducing Carbon Emissions

Aug 2, 2017 8:15 AM ET - NRG closely monitors its environmental impacts. We emit CO2 when generating electricity at most of our facilities. The graphs presented below illustrate our U.S. scope 1 emissions of CO2e for 2014, 2015 and 2016. We anticipate reductions in our...

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