CSRminute: Ball Corporation Issues Sustainability Report; MTS Allstream Named to Corporate Knight's "Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada"

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CSRminute: Ball Corporation Issues Sustainability Report; MTS Allstream Named to Corporate Knight's "Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada"

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theCSRminute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

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Friday, July 2, 2010 - 8:54am

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Hello, I’m Emily Polk, and these are your CSR Minute headlines for Friday, July 2nd:

Ball Corporation, a supplier of packaging for beverage, food, and household products, has issued its second sustainability report. Among its highlights: Ball has reduced total energy use by 11 percent and improved energy efficiency by 9 percent; water usage declined by 8.6 percent and water efficiency improved by 5.5 percent. The company has invested more than $36 million in energy savings projects. Ball’s sustainability reporting follows the Global Reporting Initiative’s guidelines.

MTS Allstream has been named one of the Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada by Corporate Knights in its annual ranking survey, released last week in the Globe and Mail. MTS Allstream is the only telecommunications company named in the survey, and was named to the list for the fifth time. MTS Allstream is committed to numerous CSR initiatives and is an active supporter of the communities in which it operates. Corporate Knights is an independent Canadian-based media company that publishes the world’s largest circulation magazine with a focus on corporate responsibility. 

For more information on these and other stories, go to thecsrminute.com. 

 

 

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