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Avery Dennison Makes CSR Investment in Southeast Asia

Apr 24, 2018 7:30 PM ET - With many of Avery Dennison’s solutions made from paper, maintaining a sustainable paper supply is vital to our business success and achieving our long-term sustainability goals. In fact, we’re aiming to use 100% FSC-Certified paper for all of our...

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VIDEO | Alliance Data Reduces GHG Emissions by 21 Percent in Two Years

Apr 24, 2018 3:25 PM ET - Since 2015, Alliance Data reduced greenhouse gas emissions by 21 percent metric tons. Check out how we fared in this short video. Our 2017 Corporate Responsibility report, which will be out in the coming weeks, will detail more of our efforts to...

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Renay Loper of PYXERA Global Leads Workshop at Taproot Foundation’s U.S. Pro Bono Summit

Apr 24, 2018 2:30 PM ET - PYXERA Global is pleased to announce our participation in the Taproot 2018 U.S. Pro Bono Summit hosted by the Taproot Foundation and BMW Foundation on April 18–19 in San Francisco, CA. The Taproot Foundation’s annual event brought together leaders...

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Walmart Highlights Economic, Societal and Environmental Progress in 2018 Global Responsibility Report Summary

Apr 24, 2018 10:15 AM ET - Today, Walmart released a summary of its eleventh annual Global Responsibility Report (GRR), highlighting the company’s progress and accomplishments in fiscal year 2018 to increase economic opportunity, enhance sustainability of supply chains and...

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8 Key Sustainability Trends to Watch Out for This Year

Apr 24, 2018 9:15 AM ET - Over the last 12 months, challenges around addressing sustainability issues have featured consistently in global headlines. Despite mixed political messages about our transition to a low-carbon future, the private sector has continued to...

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PepsiCo Foundation and GENYOUth Partner to Conquer Hunger Among Students by Expanding "Grab-n-Go" School Breakfast Programs

Apr 24, 2018 9:00 AM ET - Today, the PepsiCo Foundation (NASDAQ: PEP) and GENYOUth are increasing access to the national school breakfast program to help conquer hunger in underserved communities. The PepsiCo Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the global food and beverage...

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Gender Equality: With or Without the Federal Government

Apr 24, 2018 8:15 AM ET - A corporation's reputation is a powerful and valuable thing, and a corporation that depends on women at any level — as employees, stockholders, customers, investors — is understandably wary about alienating half of any of those stakeholder...

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Procter & Gamble Family Care Honored With Arbor Day Foundation’s Friend of the Forest

Apr 24, 2018 8:00 AM ET - The Arbor Day Foundation has announced today that Procter & Gamble Family care has been awarded the Friend of the Forest Award which recognizes a corporation and its leaders for their commitment to using trees and forests to achieve corporate...

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Five Elementary School Students Compete in 2018 Sodexo Future Chefs Final Challenge

Apr 23, 2018 10:45 PM ET - Sodexo, a food services and facilities management company committed to improving Quality of Life and student nutrition to nearly 400 school districts throughout the U.S., today announces the five student semi-finalists in the 2018 Sodexo Future...

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Michael R. Bloomberg Provides Funding for UN Climate Change Secretariat to Ensure U.S. Will Honor Paris Commitment

Apr 23, 2018 5:05 PM ET - Today, Michael R. Bloomberg, the United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Climate Action, announced a contribution to support the operations of the UN Climate Change Secretariat, including its work to help countries implement their...

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infocafés: US Supports Cocoa Farmers From El Salvador Through Technical Assistance

Apr 23, 2018 4:30 PM ET - The US Department of State launched a call for proposals to allow micro enterprises or small cooperatives dedicated to cocoa farming to apply to the Power to Grow Challenge, which will provide the awardees with up to $43,000 to promote their...

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infocafés: EE.UU. apoyará con asesoría a productores de cacao en El Salvador

Apr 23, 2018 4:30 PM ET - El Departamento de Estado de los Estados Unidos abrió la convocatoria para que microempresas o pequeñas cooperativas dedicadas al cultivo de cacao puedan inscribirse en el concurso El Poder de Crecer, el cual premiará a los ganadores con acceso a...

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Goldenvoice’s Coachella Music and Arts Festival Phases Out Single-use Plastic Straws in Favor of Biodegradable Paper Straws

Apr 23, 2018 12:40 PM ET - Goldenvoice’s Coachella Music and Arts Festival has phased out single-use plastic straws, making it the first festival in the world to align with Lonely Whale’s ‘For A Strawless Ocean,’ an open-source guide to reduce plastic pollution. According to...

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HP Inc. Named First Technology Company in California to Achieve TRUE Zero Waste Certification

Apr 23, 2018 11:45 AM ET - PALO ALTO, California – April 23, 2018 – In celebration of Earth Month, HP Inc. (NYSE: HPQ) announced that its corporate headquarters has been awarded Gold under the TRUE (Total Resource Use...

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Go Boldly: We Can Grow Our Business While Protecting the Health of Our Planet

Apr 23, 2018 9:15 AM ET - In September 2015, the 193 Member States of the United Nations came together to create a plan for achieving a better future for all. Their goal is an ambitious one — they want to help end extreme poverty, fight inequality and injustice, and...

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Barclays INFOGRAPHIC | UK Electrification: The Road to 2050

Apr 23, 2018 9:10 AM ET - In the coming decades, transportation and heating in the UK will increasingly be powered by electricity. How can the UK overcome the challenges in the Energy Revolution? This new infographic highlights the key energy statistics and possibilities on...

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PepsiCo's Commitment to Women's Empowerment in Latin America

Apr 23, 2018 9:00 AM ET - PepsiCo's goal is to invest $100 million USD to support at least 12.5 million women and girls worldwide by 2025. Learn more in the infographic above...

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Our Challenge to Businesses: Hire 100,000 New Impact Workers by 2020

Apr 23, 2018 9:00 AM ET - This new challenge from BSR's Global Impact Sourcing Coalition aims to help drive job creation for economically and socially vulnerable people across global supply chains...

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VIDEO | The Race to Save Lake Erie

Apr 23, 2018 8:50 AM ET - In this video, part two of the Water Positive docuseries commissioned by The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation and filmed by acclaimed National Geographic photographer Andy Mann, Toledo-area residents share their efforts to save their Great Lake.

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Tetra Tech's 2017 Sustainability Report Card: Advancing Sustainability Through Science and Innovation

Apr 23, 2018 8:00 AM ET - Tetra Tech’s sustainability metrics are used to report, evaluate, and track our performance. By evaluating our contributions to sustainability, we have the opportunity to improve management, make our operations more efficient, and provide better...

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Enlightened Farm Policies, Practices and Sustainable Agriculture Standards Bear Fruit for Pollinators

Apr 23, 2018 6:00 AM ET - Many of our most beloved fresh food crops, as well as crops used for livestock forage, biofuels, and fibers–depend on pollinators to bear fruit. Pollinators are essential to our natural ecosystems, responsible for the reproduction of over 85 percent...

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UN Secretary-General appoints Bola Adesola, CEO of Standard Chartered Bank Nigeria, and Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever as new UN Global Compact Board Vice-Chairs

Apr 20, 2018 8:00 PM ET - Today, UN Secretary-General António Guterres announced the appointment of Bola Adesola and Paul Polman to serve as new Vice-Chairs of the Board of the United Nations Global Compact. Adesola and Polman succeed out-going Vice-Chair of the UN Global...

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Essity, This is What We Do.

Apr 20, 2018 3:30 PM ET - Essity is a leading global hygiene and health company dedicated to improving well-being through our products and solutions, essentials for everyday life. This is what we do.

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Mohawk Industries 2017 Sustainability Report Showcases Company’s Ongoing Commitment to Believe in Better

Apr 20, 2018 2:05 PM ET - The 2017 Sustainability Report released online by Mohawk Industries outlines how business decisions rooted in corporate social responsibility have resulted in great dividends for the world’s largest flooring company, its customers, employees and...

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Recognition of Prior Learning for Future Progress

Apr 20, 2018 1:25 PM ET - There are millions of skilled artisans in India, most of whom live in rural areas of every state. The overwhelming majority of these talented individuals can only dream of formal training as they generally receive informal instruction from village...

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