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Corporate Social Responsibility, Corporate News and Updates

Corporate Responsibility -- What is it?  Why does it matter?  Companies seem to be taking steps to be "responsible" to society in various ways -- often under the title of "corporate social responsibility" - What is this trend saying?  What does all this demonstration of "Corporate Citizenship" mean?

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News & Updates

December 3, 2021 Californian firm touts ‘mushroom leather’ as sustainability gamechanger

Source: The Guardian

Vegan alternatives to leather could save more than just animals. The scientists behind fashion’s new latest must-have – the “mushroom leather” handbag – believe that mycelium, a material grown from fungi which can be engineered...

December 3, 2021 Sustainable investors look for profits in fuzzy data

Source: Reuters

Sustainability-focused investors believe a little effort can go a long way toward finding profitable opportunities buried in incomplete corporate environmental or social impact filings.

December 3, 2021 Green Matters Natural Dye Company does contract, plant-based dye work for clothing brands both big and small.

Source: Gear Patrol

As important as the designers employing eco-friendly materials in their designs are, those that make the raw materials — or treat the raw materials, in the case of Green Matters Natural Dye Company — are vital as well.

Research & Insights

December 3, 2021 STATUS REPORT: BUSINESS AMBITION FOR 1.5°CRESPONDING TO THE CLIMATE CRISIS

Source: The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report

We faced an important dilemma. The IPCC report was a stark reminder that every tenth of a degree matters. There was a clear case to ratchet up ambition in corporate target setting, but also warnings that doing so could slow...

November 23, 2021 Fashion Could Become 80 Percent Circular If It Could Just Get These Things Right: Report

Source: WWD (subscription needed)

Environmentalists, sustainable fashion purveyors, COP26 protesters — they all keep saying the same thing over and over again: Fashion is weighing too heavily on the environment and not doing enough to lighten the load. While...

November 16, 2021 92% of S&P 500® Companies and 70% of Russell 1000® Companies Published Sustainability Reports in 2020, G&A Institute Research Shows

Source: G&A Institute

10th Anniversary Report Finds All-Time Highs for Sustainability Reporting of Largest U.S. Public Companies

Commentary & Opinion

November 23, 2021 Former Unilever CEO Paul Polman Says Aiming for Sustainability Isn’t Good Enough—The Goal Is Much Higher

Source: Harvard Business Review

How can a company profit from solving the world’s problems, not from creating them? Is the world better off because your business is in it, or not? These are some of the fundamental questions that Paul Polman, former CEO of...

November 9, 2021 Opinion: We need smarter, sustainable water stewards

Source: Arizona Capitol Times

In an era of historic drought and hotter temperatures, EPCOR understands the importance of conserving our most precious resource: clean drinking water. That’s why we reuse, recharge or recycle nearly 100% of our water. Since...

November 2, 2021 US holds back on support for global sustainability standards

Source: FT

Sustainable investment — these days, everyone in financial markets talks about it. But not all agree on what it means. Plenty of sustainability consultants stand ready to offer their services, yet investors and companies need...

USA Sustainability Reporting

October 19, 2021 Kraft Heinz outlines progress towards sustainable packaging targets in new report

Source: Packaging Europe

In its 2021 Environmental Social Governance (ESG) report, Kraft Heinz outlines the progress it has made so far to reach its target of using 100% recyclable, reusable, or compostable packaging by 2025, while setting out its next...

October 13, 2021 Danaher Releases 2021 Sustainability Report; Building A Strong Foundation Of Sustainability

Source: WIS News

Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR), the global science and technology innovator, has released its 2021 Sustainability Report and highlighted the meaningful progress it has achieved in building a strong foundation of sustainability.

September 8, 2021 O-I Glass Issues 2021 Sustainability Repor

Source: Yahoo Finance

O-I Glass, Inc. today published its 2021 Sustainability Report examining the vision, innovation and transformation behind its vision to be the most innovative, sustainable and chosen supplier of brand building packaging...


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