For the fourth year in a row, Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) has earned placement in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) in recognition of its sustainability initiatives. This year, Owens Corning was named the Industry Leader for the DJSI World Building Products industry group.
Explore the future of sustainable business metrics. The two-day, Sustainable Brands Issues in Focus event examines leading-edge work that expands the way business can create, quantify, manage and communicate value, and enhance financial performance with shared value. Top sustainability strategists from a variety of sectors will explore models for quantifying the environmental and social impacts of business activity.
eQ Journal 005: Rethinking Recycling is Sappi’s fifth edition of the successful eQ publication series, distinguishing between the facts and general misconceptions surrounding recycling and the paper life cycle. With the latest eQ Journal, we invite our community to look at the bigger picture of recycling to ensure the industry is putting recycled fiber to its best use, finding the most appropriate options that produce lower emissions and higher yield.
Ecolab is committed to reporting annually on our own sustainability progress but also on the even greater positive impact we make by working with our customers, providing technology and expertise to help them achieve their sustainability goals.
More than a decade ago Sappi Fine Paper North America established the Ideas that Matter grant program to recognize and support designers who generously donate their time and talent to a wide range of charitable activities. Since 1999, Ideas that Matter has funded over 500 nonprofit projects, contributing $12 million worldwide to causes that enhance our lives, our communities and our planet. Sappi believes that the creative ideas of designers can have an impact beyond the aesthetic and that those ideas can be a powerful force for social good.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 Focal Point 2013: Frontiers in Packaging will target opportunities and challenges for the packaging and converting industries in the Midwest. The event will address manufacturing, converting, end-use, and regulatory concerns in flexible and rigid plastics, paper board, metal cans and specialty paper. Highlights will include expert speaker presentations on
Landfills emit methane, a greenhouse gas 21 times more powerful than CO2, yet as catastrophic as these ghgs are, many landfill methane capture projects are in trouble. Explore the in-and-outs of these projects with TerraPass.
Your nonprofit is going mobile-just in the nick of time! But how do you make mobile work, while becoming your organization's mobile rock star? On our new blog series we will be posting innovative, creative and downright awesome ways that mobile is being used so you can go turn those bystanders into supporters-in 160 characters or less!
At Brown-Forman, brand-building is our passion. Each of our brands is vital to our company's success and holds a unique place in the heart of our consumers. Below are some examples, stories, and updates of how our 20+ brands engage consumers in sustainability, responsibility, and cause-related areas:
Inclusive employment is a goal for working-age youth and adults with different abilities, including those with complex and significant needs who may have had limited or no opportunities to work in the past. Keystone Human Services believes that everyone can be a contributing member of society and that being employed is an important part of a person's involvement in the community.