The CSR Minute

Primary tabs

The CSR Minute

theCSRminute is your daily video digest of the most relevant CSR and Sustainability news and can be seen on the 3BL Media CSR Network - the largest network of CSR channels across the internet, Reuters Insider and here on the 3BL Media website.

Videos From This Campaign

FMRs from this campaign

Banks Step Up Their Commitment to Sustainability- CSR Minute
Since the 2008 market meltdown, banks and financial services firms have re-set their practices and missions for better performance. That includes integrating environmental, social, and governance issues into their overall business strategy.
Mar 6, 2014 7:00 PM ET
Profits for Health Insurers Now Depend on Risk Management
Health insurers are now calculating their profits based on risk management instead of risk selection. Under the Affordable Care Act, insurers can no longer turn down potential enrollees for pre-existing conditions, and can not charge more to those who have health problems. That means for the insurers to make money, they will have to push down the cost of covering their less-healthy customers.
Mar 3, 2014 5:00 PM ET
From Plastic to Petroleum: Converting Bags to Biofuel
Every year, over one trillion plastic bags are used around the world. The average American consumer alone uses 300 annually. This ubiquitous item started out as a convenient and sanitary container for food, produce, liquids, chemicals, and waste. Plastic bags reduce paper use and use less material than comparable boxes, cartons, and jars. They are light, strong, and cheap.
Feb 27, 2014 8:00 PM ET
The 50 Smartest Companies of 2014—according to MIT Technology Review- CSR Minute for February 24, 2014
The MIT Technology Review has published its list of the “50 smartest companies,” those organizations that have made a difference through innovation over the past year.
Feb 24, 2014 5:00 PM ET
CT Leads in Overcoming ACA Enrollment Problems- Health Minute for February 20, 2014
One state has figured out how to resolve the problems that have afflicted the new health insurance marketplaces mandated by the Affordable Care Act. Connecticut’s exchange has reached 238 percent of its target for enrollment, according to a state-by-state scorecard by the Department of Health and Human Services that shows how federal and state exchanges are performing.
Feb 20, 2014 6:00 PM ET