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How Can We Deliver a Sustainable Chemical Industry?

Feb 14, 2018 8:15 AM ET - 'Sustainability’ and ‘climate-friendly’ might not be the first thing we think of when imagining a chemical company. Has Japanese giant Sumitomo Chemical succeeded in driving sustainability in their industry? And how are they encouraging staff...

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Tetra Tech Wins the ACEC Oklahoma 2017 Grand Conceptor Award for Inkana Bridge

Feb 14, 2018 8:00 AM ET - Tetra Tech received the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) Oklahoma Chapter’s Grand Conceptor Award, the chapter’s highest honor, for design of the Chickasaw Nation’s Inkana Bridge. The annual awards showcase the best engineering...

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Novartis Forms Alliance to Develop Medicines for Treating Infectious Diarrheal Disease

Feb 14, 2018 3:15 AM ET - Novartis receives funding from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for further development of Novartis drug candidate KDU731 for the treatment of cryptosporidiosis

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Lowest 2018 Shared Value Leadership Summit Prices End on Friday!

Feb 13, 2018 4:00 PM ET - Act now to get the lowest 2018 Shared Value Leadership Summit prices before they go up on February 17! Hear from shared value leaders, learn new skills in hands-on labs and network with others who believe that companies can change the world.

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Carbon Tracker Unveils 2˚C Compliant Scenario Analysis Tool on Bloomberg App Portal

Feb 13, 2018 3:05 PM ET - Bloomberg Terminal subscribers can now access the Carbon Tracker Initiative’s research that provides investors in the energy sector and commodities markets, or those with a focus on sustainable investments, insight into oil and gas companies’...

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Paramount Viacommunity Film Vies for Top Spot at Boston College Festival

Feb 13, 2018 2:30 PM ET - ​Each year, thousands of Viacom employees around the world unite for Viacommunity Day, helping to rebuild and revitalize their local communities with a series of service projects. At Paramount Pictures – which for the past two years has had the...

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Ecocentricity Blog: Leavers and Takers

Feb 13, 2018 2:15 PM ET - Ishmael’s compelling opening – TEACHER seeks pupil. Must have an earnest desire to save the world. Apply in person.

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DonorsChoose.org and AT&T Want Teachers to Submit Tech Ideas That Help Students Tell Stories

Feb 13, 2018 1:55 PM ET - A podcast that empowers students to deliver local news to their community. Technology to host a blog for elementary school English language learners and their families. A year-long mobile video documentary about the benefits of therapy dogs for...

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Historic Donation Boosts Education in Mexico

Feb 13, 2018 1:00 PM ET - TransCanada works with INEA, whose mission is to give access to education to millions of Mexicans who never had the opportunity to study, and as adults do not know how to read or write

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Timberland Is Helping Rebuild Haiti’s Cotton Industry

Feb 13, 2018 12:15 PM ET - Haiti hasn’t grown cotton in decades. Its once-abundant industry collapsed in the 1970s due to government corruption, economic mismanagement, and U.S. embargoes. But now, thanks to a project involving thousands of smallholder farmers, apparel brands...

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A Diagnosis That Led to Life’s Mission: Working to Reverse Alopecia Areata at Columbia

Feb 13, 2018 12:15 PM ET - Most Amgen Scholars only begin to learn about their summer research topic in their college years. For Trévon C. Gordon, his research topic began in high school, when he began to suffer from a condition called alopecia areata, which prevents him from...

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Foster Care Adoption: When Things Don't Go as Planned

Feb 13, 2018 12:00 PM ET - More and more the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption learns that the families who choose foster care adoption are families who already have children in the home or whose children have already grown.

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Don’t Curb Your Enthusiasm

Feb 13, 2018 11:15 AM ET - We often overlook one of a city's most valuable assets: the curbside. Learn about how we can use curbsides to cut congestion and pollution in growing urban centers...

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Wells Fargo Donates $250,000 for Nashville-Area Revitalization Efforts

Feb 13, 2018 11:00 AM ET - Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) today announced a total of $250,000 in donations for two local nonprofits to help revitalize Nashville neighborhoods through the Wells Fargo NeighborhoodLIFT® program.

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Republic Services Named One of the 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies® by the Ethisphere Institute

Feb 13, 2018 11:00 AM ET - Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) is pleased to announce that the Company has been named one of the 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies® by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business...

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Porter Novelli Launches New Purpose Practice

Feb 13, 2018 10:15 AM ET - Global public relations leader Porter Novelli (PN) announced the launch of its global Purpose Practice, specializing in purpose-driven brand strategy, corporate social responsibility (CSR), social marketing, social impact and brand communications...

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Tips for a Greener Valentine’s Day

Feb 13, 2018 10:00 AM ET - Did you know almost 1 billion Valentine’s Day cards are sent each year globally, making the day the second largest card-sending holiday of the year behind Christmas? We’ve compiled a handful of tips to help you and your Valentine make this year’s...

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CSR -- What's Driving Company Interfuse, and What's Hindering It?

Feb 13, 2018 9:45 AM ET - Cynthia Figge is a forerunner and thought leader in the corporate sustainability movement. Figge is CEO and Cofounder of CSRHub, the world's largest database on ESG (environmental, social and governance) performance of 17,500+ companies that...

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An Experience of a Lifetime at Super Bowl LII

Feb 13, 2018 9:30 AM ET - Teaching digital skills to young people is at the core of our partnership with the Boys & Girls Clubs of America. One Club member, Anaa Jibicho, had a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see those skills in action at Super Bowl LII, and to shadow...

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Consumers Energy Ensures Historic Weadock Plant Site is Safe for Reuse

Feb 13, 2018 9:25 AM ET - Consumers Energy is keeping its promise to “leave it better” in Hampton Township, a community near Bay City, Michigan, where it closed the historic J.C. Weadock power plant. The energy provider is following through to ensure that the site is...

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Arrow Electronics and Colorado State University Team on New Sustainable E-Waste Management Course

Feb 13, 2018 9:15 AM ET - Colorado-based global technology solutions provider Arrow Electronics teamed with Colorado State University (CSU) this semester to provide professional expertise and real-world learning opportunities to students enrolled in a new course, “...

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AIM2Flourish: business Education Meets Business for Good

Feb 13, 2018 9:05 AM ET - A new generation of business students is becoming aware of the opportunity to do good and still be profitable in their current and future careers. Overwhelmingly, millennials say that they are looking for careers that provide good work-life balance...

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Define Your North Star: Brand Purpose Beyond Products

Feb 13, 2018 9:00 AM ET - The new opportunity for brands is not only marketing incremental product benefits, but embodying a higher purpose that serves your consumers’ aspirations for a good life by directly addressing the barriers to it. As capitalism shifts to unite...

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Here’s More Proof that at Nestlé #WeAreStillIn

Feb 13, 2018 8:30 AM ET - Last year, Nestlé joined state and local governments, universities, and other companies to say that #WeAreStillIn to fight climate change and support the Paris Agreement. We pledged to continue to take real steps to reduce our greenhouse gas...

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Is China Stepping Up? Celebrate Chinese New Year by Diving Into the Country’s Sustainability Reporting Trends

Feb 13, 2018 8:25 AM ET - oday, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) and the Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB) release the second case study in a series designed to provide insights into the sustainability reporting trends across various...

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