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Lockheed Martin Releases 2016 Global Diversity & Inclusion Report Affirming “Conscious Inclusion” as Key Business Imperative

Aug 2, 2017 7:50 AM ET - Lockheed Martin has released its 2016 Global Diversity & Inclusion Annual Report highlighting its commitment to Conscious Inclusion – an intentional focus on creating a diverse, inclusive and engaged workforce built on a strong foundation of...

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Sappi North America's 2016 Sustainability Goals: Prosperity

Aug 1, 2017 4:30 PM ET - At Sappi North America, we are committed to operating our businesses in a sustainable manner. Together with the 2020Vision, Sappi’s global growth strategy, we use our sustainability goals program to set targets, initiate improvement actions and...

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PerkinElmer, Thermo Scientific, Bioz, And More: News From July 2017

Aug 1, 2017 3:00 PM ET - Companies are interested in improving chemicals to reduce environmental impacts, also known as green chemistry. A new publication in ACS Sustainable discusses the 12 principles of green chemistry that outline a framework for identifying a greener...

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Delivering Economic and Environmental Benefits

Aug 1, 2017 1:35 PM ET - In May 2015, CSX broke ground on a major project: reconstructing Washington, D.C.’s 110-year-old Virginia Avenue Tunnel. This project represents a major infrastructure improvement to fix a historic freight bottleneck in the congested beltway...

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Leadership at CAGI Gives Ingersoll Rand Advocacy Role for Sustainability

Aug 1, 2017 11:30 AM ET - Several Ingersoll Rand leaders and managers are making important sustainability contributions to the Compressed Air and Gas Institute's (CAGI) work in support of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). The DOE has focused its efforts on regulatory...

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Brown-Forman Launches Corporate Responsibility Report and Video Series

Aug 1, 2017 11:00 AM ET - This year’s report features narratives describing employees who champion the cause of responsibility throughout the business, from the founder of a non-drinker’s employee resource group to an employee who organized a significant refugee aid effort...

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Natural Capital Protocol Toolkit Aims to Help Companies Better Assess Nature's Role, Value

Aug 1, 2017 10:35 AM ET - The introduction of the Natural Capital Protocol last year provided businesses with an important tool for businesses to measure their impacts and dependencies on natural resources. Now, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD)...

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HPE Living Progress Launches New Sustainability Plan

Aug 1, 2017 8:15 AM ET - As a technology company, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) recognizes the challenge of meeting the high—and growing—demand for computing power and capacity in a resource constrained world. With 4.5 billion people and more than 50 billion devices...

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VIDEO | Schneider Electric's 6 Environmental-Performance Priorities

Aug 1, 2017 6:50 AM ET - By August 2, 2017, we will have used more from nature than our planet can renew in the whole year. Discover how Schneider Electric is determined to play a vital role in driving climate-compatible global economic growth. Learn more from Xavier Houot...

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Carlsberg Group Sets Out Plan to Combat Irresponsible Drinking

Jul 31, 2017 8:30 AM ET - Carlsberg targets 100% of its markets to improve on responsible drinking every year towards 2030, plus 2022 targets such as 100% availability of alcohol-free beer and 100% of packaging and brand activations to include responsible drinking messages.

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AkzoNobel | The Ultimate Test of Performance

Jul 31, 2017 8:10 AM ET - Setting the scene for team AkzoNobel’s involvement in the 2017-2018 Volvo Ocean Race, the world’s premier offshore sailing race. Learn more about the 2016 AkzoNobel Report here...

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A Message From The Sealed Air Vice President of Sustainability

Jul 31, 2017 8:00 AM ET - At Sealed Air, our goal is to demonstrate through our operations, solutions and ambitions that we can deliver sustainable value to benefit both businesses and society at large. We know that inefficiency and waste impact bottom lines, the environment...

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VIDEO | How Sustainability and Business Strategy Go Hand in Hand at Schneider Electric

Jul 28, 2017 8:35 AM ET - As a global specialist in energy management and automation, Schneider Electric places sustainability at the forefront of business strategy. Hear from Emmanuel Lagarrigue, Executive Vice President of Strategy, how Schneider helps customers make their...

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New CSRHub Bulk Extract Tool Simplifies CSR/ESG Analysis

Jul 27, 2017 11:00 AM ET - The team at CSRHub has just launched the new Bulk Extract Dashboard tool – a powerful Macro-enabled Excel template for quickly comparing large numbers of companies and CSR data.

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Bringing Decision Science to Sustainability

Jul 27, 2017 9:15 AM ET - Domtar’s pulp mills are, in essence, biorefineries designed to separate and extract the natural chemical building blocks of wood. Cellulose is used to make paper, but the other biochemicals from wood are also valuable as feedstocks for products...

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Maximizing Smart Grid Deployments Through Communications and Network Infrastructure

Jul 27, 2017 9:00 AM ET - By building communications networks that can more tightly integrate business drivers and goals with the day-to-day load demand for their customers, utilities are taking the initial steps toward integrating the smart grid with smart cities.

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Aflac Unveils 2016 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Jul 27, 2017 8:45 AM ET - At Aflac, we try to live by this very simple rule: Everyone has the power to do good. This week, we unveiled Aflac’s 2016 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report, where we share with you how Aflac strives to be a good neighbor with good people...

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WWF, FFAR, and Walmart Foundation Team Up with Producers to Study Food Rescue Opportunities on Farms

Jul 27, 2017 8:00 AM ET - World Wildlife Fund (WWF), the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR), and the Walmart Foundation today announced a research program to maximize crop utilization and edible food recovery. With two grants from FFAR and the Walmart...

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Alliance Data 2016 Corporate Responsibility Report Highlights Progress in Key Performance Areas, Establishes 2020 Goals

Jul 26, 2017 3:00 PM ET - PLANO, Texas, July 26, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE: ADS), a leading global provider of data-driven marketing and loyalty solutions, today released its...

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Caterpillar Inc | Sustainability at a Glance

Jul 26, 2017 3:00 PM ET - What does Sustainability mean to Caterpillar? Learn more about our strategy, focus areas and how we’re performing here.

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The Rise of Health Metrics in ESG Investing

Jul 26, 2017 12:45 PM ET - Some of the world’s most sophisticated investors have been using Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) data for years to help identify companies that perform well over time in the market. Their belief that high ESG scores correlate with high...

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How Can We Get the ‘Buy-In’ Required from Investors to Make the SDGs Work?

Jul 26, 2017 12:15 PM ET - Investors are eager to contribute to achieving the SDGs, but don’t yet have sufficient information and tools to make smart investments in a more sustainable future. There is a need for standardized and comparable data, as well as more meaningful...

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Domtar's Sustainability Monthly Minute | July 2017

Jul 26, 2017 12:10 PM ET -   Domtar Releases 2017 Sustainability Report   ...

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Designing a Sustainable Future

Jul 26, 2017 11:40 AM ET - In the past few years, global efforts such as the Paris Agreement and the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have demonstrated the tremendous progress that can be achieved through collective action. To drive this effort, Bechtel...

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Erb Featured Business Sustainability Case Study: Uber and the Sharing Economy

Jul 26, 2017 10:30 AM ET - The Erb Institute has established itself as a recognized leader in helping top business school programs and businesses navigate sustainability challenges through its teaching case studies for almost a decade. Since 2008, over 70 titles have been...

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