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August 16, 2018 China: Trade talks with the US are back on by Jethro Mullen @CNNMoney August 16, 2018: 2:50 AM ETSource: CNN
hina says new talks with the United States are set to take place amid the trade war between the two economic superpowers.
August 16, 2018 Scientists develop a system for trapping CO2 that could could slow the effects of global warmingSource: BGR
A group of scientists led by Ian Power of Trent University in Canada have announced the development of a system that can trap CO2 in a naturally occurring mineral at a much faster rate than it can on its own, potentially opening...
August 16, 2018 SEC has reportedly served Tesla with a subpoena after Elon Musk's take-private tweetSource: CNBC
The Securities and Exchange Commisison has served Tesla with a subpoena after CEO Elon Musk tweeted that he was considering taking the company private and that he had the necessary funding lined up, according to reports from The...
August 16, 2018 Sustainability And Disruption: Natural TwinsSource: Seeking Alpha
There is strong evidence that investment trends continue to favor those companies transforming the world for the better. We believe that only those firms committed to building a sustainable economy are likely to thrive in an...
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Saturday, 11. August 2018
Business & Society
by Hank Boerner – Chair and Chief Strategist, G&A Institute ICCR Provides Leadership for Investor Collaboration To Advance Corporate Sector and Investor Action on Human Rights Issues The recently-launched Investor Alliance for Human Rights provides a collective action platform to … Continue reading
Saturday, 11. August 2018
Business & Society
Guest Post by Laura Malo Yague, Sustainability Reports Data Analyst, G&A Institute Introduction: The scope of this case study is the analysis of the sustainability strategy of the French company L’Oréal, focused on the actions taken related to the Eco-Efficiency Green … Continue reading
Sustainability / CR Reporting
G&A Institute is the Global Reporting Initiative's (GRI) sole data partner for the United States of America, The United Kingdom, and the Republic of Ireland for monitoring, analyzing and databasing reporting results. This section of AC announces Sustainability and CR Reports as they are issued in the USA, UK and Ireland. For even more detail on Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility Reporting in the USA please click on the GRI graphic above for access to our reports database maintained in SustainabilityHQ™.
USA Corporate Reporting
Southwire Launches 2017 Sustainability Report
August 16, 2018 Source: Cision PR Wire
Walmart's 2018 CSR report: 20mn tonne reduction in emissions, sustainable sourcing and more
August 13, 2018 Source: Energy Digital
U.S. Paper and Wood Products Manufacturers Report Sustainability Progress
July 25, 2018 Source: Digital Journal
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Highlighted Materials from the profiles of SHQ
Catholic Church Covered Up Child Abuse By 301 Priests In Pennsylvania: Report
August 16, 2018 - - Source: Hoff Post
Stocks Slide, Dollar Rises as China Markets, Lira Crisis Keep Investors Cautious
August 16, 2018 - - Source: The Street
California may backtrack on coffee cancer warning labels
August 16, 2018 - - Source: LABTimes
Sears CEO Eddie Lampert offers 'critical' deal to buy Kenmore brand for $400 million
August 16, 2018 - - Source: USA Today
Apple is looking to develop chip for health sensors: report
August 16, 2018 - - Source: MarketWatch
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