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PANDORA | Crafting our Products with Integrity

Sep 5, 2017 8:00 AM ET - Any PANDORA product starts its journey with our in-house Design team. As a new piece evolves, our designers will make choices on which materials to use. Whenever new materials or suppliers are introduced, our Ethics teams are consulted in order to...

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Telstra Releases Bigger Picture 2017 Sustainability Report

Sep 5, 2017 4:00 AM ET - Telstra’s Bigger Picture 2017 Sustainability Report details the evolution of its sustainability strategy, and highlights a series of ‘firsts’ for Australia’s leading telecommunications and technology company.

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Sealed Air is Creating a Culture of Sustainability

Sep 4, 2017 8:00 AM ET - For the team at Sealed Air’s manufacturing plant in Monterrey, Mexico, sustainability and social responsibility go hand in hand. Their zero waste program provides a case in point. In 2016, our employees at the plant launched campaigns to recycle...

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Erb Institute | Business for Sustainability Post Doc Finds Positive Correlation Between Education and Polarized Opinions on Controversial Science Topics

Sep 1, 2017 12:05 PM ET - Public opinion toward some science and technology issues is polarized along religious and political lines. We investigate whether people with more education and greater science knowledge tend to express beliefs that are more (or less) polarized...

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Asia: At the Vanguard of Sustainable Business

Sep 1, 2017 10:00 AM ET - Asia is moving aggressively towards greater corporate transparency around important sustainability topics. In this blog, GRI's Chief Executive Tim Mohin analyzes the main drivers behind this trend, and presents aspirations for the future. ...

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PANDORA is Creating Shared Value & Strategic Partners

Sep 1, 2017 8:45 AM ET - Our engagement spans from active membership of – and communication through – the United Nations Global Compact and the Danish Business Network for Human Rights (DBNHR) to community engagement at our Thai crafting facilities, support to charitable...

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Weatherford Holds Suppliers to High Standards

Sep 1, 2017 8:00 AM ET - Weatherford requires suppliers to adhere to ethical business standards.

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HanesBrands Submits Data for Latest CDP Climate Change Report

Aug 31, 2017 9:25 AM ET - HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a leading global marketer of everyday basic apparel under world-class brands, has voluntarily disclosed its carbon emissions and related information for the CDP 2017 Climate Change Report – marking the seventh year that the...

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Domtar Sustainability: Unlocking the Secrets of Watergate

Aug 31, 2017 9:15 AM ET - By following the money, we are now establishing a better line-of-sight into the true costs of using water. This, in turn, has enabled us to begin building a model that will provide our managers not just a truer picture of their water costs, but more...

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Sodexo Signs CEO Pledge and Reinforces Its Commitment to Workplace Diversity

Aug 31, 2017 9:00 AM ET - Sodexo, world leader of quality of life services, announced today that it has signed the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion Pledge. CEO Action is the largest CEO-driven business commitment to advance diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

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Cisco Case Study | Implementing a Successful Public-Private Partnership: Who to Work With

Aug 31, 2017 8:40 AM ET - To truly make progress on the world’s largest societal issues, such as community health, economic development, and education and skills development, governments, companies, and nonprofits must work together. But, how does a company or organization...

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Sodexo Named as Top-Scorer on the 2017 Disability Equality Index List®

Aug 31, 2017 8:00 AM ET - Sodexo, a food services and facilities management company, was named as a top-scorer in the 2017 Disability Equality Index® produced by the US Business Leadership Network® (USBLN®) and the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD)...

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Ingersoll Rand CTO Sheds Light on Innovation and Global Macro Trends

Aug 30, 2017 2:30 PM ET - As a global provider of energy-efficient technology solutions, Ingersoll Rand is positioned to pursue opportunities that arise from the nexus between energy efficiency and climate change mitigation. While energy resource demands and climate change...

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Electric Industry Leaders Planning Capital Investments

Aug 30, 2017 9:00 AM ET - While the White House’s plans for a $1 trillion federal infrastructure program continue to coalesce, one recent estimate puts the depreciated value of the American electric infrastructure—including power plants, transmission lines, distribution...

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Stakeholders Share Views for Advancing SDGs

Aug 30, 2017 8:25 AM ET - Representative of UN agencies, UN Regional Commissions, academia, civil society, and the private sector share multifaceted perspectives and recommendations for the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in a blog series managed...

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Sealed Air Champions EIU Study on Global Resource Challenges and Opportunities

Aug 30, 2017 8:00 AM ET - In 2016, Sealed Air commissioned a study to better understand the perceptions and realities of resource usage in our customers’ operations. The report, developed by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), draws on global survey findings and a...

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INFOGRAPHIC: PANDORA is Committed to Providing Proper Working Conditions

Aug 30, 2017 8:00 AM ET - In 2015, PANDORA launched a new Code of Ethics, stipulating our ethical aspirations as a company and our ethical expectations to the behavior of our people. The code covers areas such as human rights, working conditions, environmental footprint,...

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Infographic: See the Aflac 2016 CSR Year in Review

Aug 30, 2017 8:00 AM ET - In this year’s report, Aflac employees and independent sales agents who have embodied the theme, Everyone has the power to do good, share stories about Aflac’s commitment to ethics, a happy and diverse workplace, philanthropy and environmental...

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Rebuilding Together and Lowe’s to Host Annual Building a Healthy Neighborhood Event in Baltimore, Md.

Aug 30, 2017 7:10 AM ET - Rebuilding Together, a leading national nonprofit that rebuilds homes and communities for people in need throughout the country, will join together with its affiliate, Rebuilding Together Baltimore, to lead its seventh annual Building a Healthy...

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Applying a Pattern of Excellence

Aug 29, 2017 4:30 PM ET - Imagine an innovation that reduces the accumulation of bacteria the moment germs hit a surface by 90–95 percent without the use of toxic chemicals that can lead to the development of resistant organisms. It may sound like something straight out of a...

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Director of Erb Institute | Business for Sustainability Among Experts Suggesting Climate Assessment Improvements

Aug 29, 2017 3:00 PM ET - Climate change is a risk management challenge for society, with uncertain but potentially severe outcomes affecting natural and human systems, across generations. Managing climate-related risks will be more difficult without a base of knowledge and...

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Caterpillar's Integrated Value Chain

Aug 29, 2017 3:00 PM ET - Caterpillar is building capabilities to deliver an integrated value chain. To do so, we must engineer our value chains just like we engineer our products into a synchronized system that maximizes quality, value and speed to the customer. 1...

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Responsible Investing – Principles, Pillars and Progress

Aug 29, 2017 9:25 AM ET - The responsible investing movement that we have started and shaped has reached the end of the beginning, with a broad and strong foundation that will evolve to provide the superstructure of our society’s continuing struggle to address and solve its...

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Domtar Sustainability: The Measure of a River

Aug 29, 2017 9:15 AM ET - It is an ongoing challenge for this federal agency to secure the money required to maintain real-time monitoring stations across the country. Moreover, if the USGS stops executing this mission, the benefit of long-term water monitoring data is lost...

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NRG | Sustainable Retail Operations: Green Mountain Energy

Aug 29, 2017 9:10 AM ET - In 2016, GME partnered with the Texas Parks 
& Wildlife Department (TPWD) to provide the organization innovative and cost-effective solar and smart-meter solutions. Additionally, GME will provide energy solutions to all TPWD facilities in...

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