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Initial filings for unemployment insurance unexpectedly rose last week, a possible hint that the rapid job growth seen in the first half of 2021 could face hurdles in the months ahead, the Labor Department reported Thursday.
July 2, 2021 Government (UK) ‘exploiting nature more than it is protecting it’, MPs warn in damning biodiversity reportSource: The Independent
A damning report by MPs has described government policy designed to tackle runaway biodiversity loss as “inadequate”, “not joined up” and “not on track to improve the environment within a generation”.
June 30, 2021 Samsung Electronics Releases 2021 Sustainability ReportSource: Samsung Newsroom
Covering the corporate sustainability efforts in 2020, the report includes highlights in each of the following areas: Board of Directors’ independence and transparency; stronger compliance and ethical management; sustainability...
Source: Yahoo Finance
The 30-page report serves to illuminate the much-buzzed-about but often misunderstood topic of sustainable finance, which has proven an attractive avenue of investment for environment-and climate-conscious corporations and...
June 29, 2021 UNDP, BGMEA launch RMG sector sustainability reportSource: Fibre2Fashion
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) recently took the first step towards a consolidated industry approach to private sector sustainability...
June 25, 2021 EY Future Consumer Index: 68% Of Global Consumers Expect Companies To Solve Sustainability IssuesSource: MarTech Series
Finances are a key concern for 78% of consumers surveyed; 51% want to buy more sustainably, but 66% are deterred by high prices.
June 25, 2021 Sustainability assurance seen as full of inconsistenciesSource: Accounting Today
Sustainability reporting standards, as well as assurance services to verify that reporting, vary widely across jurisdictions and individual practitioners and require better standardization, according to a new report.
Source: LP Magazine
Clean technology consulting firm Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA) released its annual State of Sustainable Fleets report with the 2021 Market and Trends brief, an analysis examining the current state of today’s leading...
The Sustainable Development Report 2021 has just been released and among the top ten you find the Nordic countries Finland, Sweden, Denmark, and Norway out of all 193 UN Member States.
Source: PR NewsWire
The Report details the hoisting industry's achievements in terms of scale, quality and safety development, while pointing out the bottleneck issues that are affecting the industry's sustainable development. It has raised the...
Source: De Zeen
Shopify's Sustainability Fund is pumping $5 million into projects that remove atmospheric carbon and publishing the results so other companies can follow its lead, fund director Stacy Kauk told Dezeen
May 26, 2021 Stifel Survey Highlights Growing Importance of Sustainability for Lifestyle Brand ConsumersSource: Global NewsWire
A new Stifel survey indicates that consumers believe it’s important for companies to act sustainably and most are willing to pay a premium for brands that demonstrate ethical business practices, environmental care, and social...
May 21, 2021 75% of U.S. Energy Leaders Believe Public Sustainability Declarations Don’t Match Private Boardroom ConversationsSource: Yahoo Finance
U.S. energy leaders believe companies are not taking the steps necessary to back up sustainability initiatives and cite transformative technology as a key accelerator to help meet urgent carbon net-zero goals, according to a new...
Blooloop commissioned A Different View to conduct interviews with 1100 attractions visitors' attitudes towards sustainability for the greenloop conference in April.
The UN has released an advance version of the UN Secretary-General’s annual report on SDG progress. The report will inform discussions during the July 2021 session of the UN High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development...
Source: Energy Global
SolarPower Europe released the Solar Sustainability Best Practices Benchmark, produced collaboratively by many solar industry experts active in SolarPower Europe’s Sustainability Workstream.
Source: NY Times
Swift mask mandates and travel restrictions, an international treaty and the creation of new bureaucracies are among the recommendations presented to the W.H.O.
May 12, 2021 Report: Companies Continue to Set Sustainability Targets Without Understanding How to Achieve ThemSource: Environment& Energy Leader
Companies of all sizes across business sectors are elevating sustainability as a core tenet of their practices, yet a new Black & Veatch report discovers that many companies continue to establish targets without a clear...
May 7, 2021 Perseus Mining releases sustainability reportSource: Global Mining Review
Perseus Mining Ltd has released its 2020 Sustainable Development Report. The report details the company’s progress over the past 12 months in delivering on its commitment to responsible mining operations in Côte d’Ivoire and...
May 4, 2021 The 20 Most Sustainable Cities in 2021Source: Money Talks News
Some cities, though, are better at promoting an eco-friendly lifestyle, while others belch smoke and throw away recyclables. Which cities are the leaders and laggers of our Earth-friendly future?
Source: The Pig Site
The COVID-19 pandemic has heightened consumers' focus on sustainability and willingness to pay out of their own pockets – or even take a pay cut – for a sustainable future, according to a new IBM Institute for Business Value...
April 29, 2021 ESG & UN Sustainable Development Goals: Total Recognized as a Top Leader by BloombergNEFSource: Yahoo Finance
BloombergNEF published its first study on the alignment of corporate strategies with the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). With a score of 97/100, Total ranked third worldwide in the survey, among the four...
April 27, 2021 Balchem Releases 2020 Sustainability Report
Balchem Corporation (NASDAQ: BCPC) today released its 2020 Sustainability Report, which captures the Company's commitment to managing our Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) performance. This report demonstrates the...
Source: AZO Clean Tech
A new study by a team of researchers demonstrates this by making use of satellite and census data of the city of Fresno in the United States, and applying machine learning. It is obvious that peer impacts govern sustainable...
That means that our planet's myriad environmental problems aren't exactly the cause of human societies spreading, but rather the way that we misuse resources that exist. Evidently, humans roamed about the same places they always...
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