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February 16, 2018 Judge: Trump’s Delay on Energy Efficiency Standards IllegalSource: NRDC
A federal judge ruled today that the Trump administration illegally delayed four energy efficiency standards that will save America’s consumers and businesses more than $8 billion in energy costs, finding that delaying the...
February 16, 2018 McDonald's Move To Make Happy Meals Healthier Is The Right Thing To DoSource: Forbes
An announcement by McDonald’s today that it is implementing new nutritional standards for its Happy Meals could not come at a better time, both for the chain and for Americans' health and wellness.
February 16, 2018 A new bug can crash any Apple device with just one simple character — and Apple's working to fix itSource: Business Insider
The latest bug, discovered by the Italian blog Mobile World, is focused on a single character of a local Indian language, Telugu, that once typed can cause Apple devices to misbehave, crash, or even end up stuck in a bootloop.
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ING's sustainability report, 'From Sustainability to Business Value — Finance as a Catalyst', published today, finds that revenue growth is the most important factor when deciding to implement sustainability strategies, as 39...
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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
How To: the PGA Crafts Its First Sustainability Report, Solves Unique Challenges
January 25, 2018 Source: Environmental Leader
Crown Demonstrates Significant Progress Toward Sustainability Goals In New Digital Report
January 4, 2018 Source: PR NewsWire
Monsanto Announces Significant Progress on Commitments in 2017 Sustainability Report
December 22, 2017 Source: Triple Pundit
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UK and US blame Russia for 'malicious' NotPetya cyber-attack
February 16, 2018 - - Source: BBC
Stocks rise again. They've regained about half their recent losses
February 16, 2018 - - Source: LA Times
Flu vaccine just 36% effective this season, CDC reports
February 16, 2018 - - Source: CNN
Executive Compensation Is Out Of Control. What Now?
February 16, 2018 - - Source: Forbes
SEC rejects sale of Chicago Stock Exchange
February 16, 2018 - - Source: MarketWatch
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