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Global Compact Network Canada to Host 2021 Making Global Goals Local Business to Mobilize Ambitious and Responsible Business Conduct in Canada

Thu, 07/15/2021 - 12:00pm
In collaboration with the United Nations Global Compact, Global Compact Network Canada will host 2021 Making Global Goals Local Business – Canada conference virtually on October 5-6, 2021, with the theme of ‘Catalyzing a resilient future in the Decade of Action’.

Welspun Flooring Earns First Certification Under New Zero Waste Program from SCS Global Services

Thu, 07/15/2021 - 11:50am
SCS Global Services (SCS), a global leader in third-party environmental and sustainability certification services, today announced that Welspun Flooring Limited has become the first company to achieve certification under SCS’ new Zero Waste Standard.

Chipotle, Chobani, Even, Prudential Financial, Verizon, and Other Leading Companies Join Forces With PayPal and JUST Capital to Improve the Financial Health of America's Workforce

Thu, 07/15/2021 - 3:45am
Chipotle, Chobani, Even, Prudential Financial, Verizon, and other leading companies have joined PayPal and JUST Capital in the Worker Financial Wellness Initiative, a coalition aimed at making workers' financial security and health a C-suite and investor priority.

The Ferrero Group Continues to Make Progress on Its 2025 Packaging Commitment

Thu, 07/15/2021 - 3:00am
The Ferrero Group is making further strides in its commitment to making 100% of packaging reusable, recyclable or compostable by 2025.

Mastercard Marks Year of Collective Action in Annual Sustainability Report

Thu, 07/15/2021 - 2:50am
Mastercard released its 2020 Corporate Sustainability report, highlighting how the company has responded to the challenges of the last year through innovation and trusted partnerships and is delivering on its mission to build a more inclusive, sustainable world with a digital economy that works for everyone, everywhere.

Visit Mohawk Group's Sustainable Mobile Showroom

Thu, 07/15/2021 - 2:45am
Mohawk Group’s sustainable mobile showroom for The Waterways Project – the first mobile showroom in the flooring industry - is heading out! The roadshow’s first stop is Phoenix on Wednesday, July 21.

Webinar: Assessing Climate Risks to Commercial Enterprises and Prioritizing Mitigation Actions

Thu, 07/15/2021 - 2:40am
Even commercial enterprises that have established risk management practices often use historical data for risk measurement, which rarely considers forecast changes due to climate change, and mistakenly describing extreme events as “Black Swans.”

Stewardship with Purpose, by Shundrawn Thomas, Northern Trust Assets Management

Thu, 07/15/2021 - 1:10am
We know you are counting on us to do our part, to drive meaningful change as we invest on your behalf. Through our stewardship efforts, we advance this aim.

Standard Biocarbon Corporation and Germany's PYREG GmbH Sign Exclusivity and Distribution Agreement

Wed, 07/14/2021 - 11:45am
CleanTech startup Standard Biocarbon Corporation (SBC), announced today an agreement with Germany’s Pyreg GmbH (Pyreg) for exclusive use regionally of their technology for processing biomass. SBC has two of Pyreg’s latest and largest plants on order and scheduled for commissioning in East Millinocket, ME in the first quarter of 2022.

Building a Better, Decarbonized World Means Raising Standards for All Buildings, New and Old

Wed, 07/14/2021 - 9:45am
Energy waste is happening all around us, and it’s contributing to climate change. Yet fighting this invisible foe is near impossible – unless we make the invisible visible.

SC Johnson and AccuWeather Announce Launch of First-of-its-Kind Pest Index to Help Families Plan for a Summer Full of Memories...Not Pests

Wed, 07/14/2021 - 9:00am
Summer is in full swing, and as people spend more time outside they’re likely to encounter pests including mosquitoes, ticks, ants and cockroaches that can quickly ruin a good time.

Rob Flanner Is Tetra Techs April 2021 Project Manager of the Month

Wed, 07/14/2021 - 8:00am
Project managers (PM) are the face of Tetra Tech to every client and are the people who ensure that our project work is done to the highest standards of quality and fiscal discipline. Tetra Tech CEO Dan Batrack honors those who work at the highest level of excellence with our PM of the Month award.

Boeing and SkyNRG Partner to Scale Sustainable Aviation Fuels Globally

Wed, 07/14/2021 - 3:00am
Boeing (NYSE: BA), SkyNRG and SkyNRG Americas today announced a partnership focused on scaling the availability and use of sustainable aviation fuels (SAF) globally.

Plastic Free July

Wed, 07/14/2021 - 2:45am
Invesco is encouraging our employees to take the pledge to eliminate single use plastics to protect wildlife and the planet. Plastic Free July is a global movement that helps millions of people be part of the solution to plastic pollution

Covestro Named “Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion”

Tue, 07/13/2021 - 10:50am
Covestro LLC, a leading producer of high-performance polymers in North America, today announced its designation as a top-scorer in the 2021 Disability Equity Index® (DEI), a joint initiative of the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) and Disability:IN.

Northern Trust's 2020 Annual Stewardship Report

Tue, 07/13/2021 - 10:00am
The events of the past year — the humanitarian crisis of the coronavirus pandemic, the pain of racial injustice, and the environmental damage from wildfires in Australia and California — remind us of how much we all must do to effect change and improve the world in which we live.

Credibility Principles Lay the Foundations for Greater Sustainability Impact

Tue, 07/13/2021 - 9:35am
With businesses under ever-increasing pressure to deliver on sustainability objectives, choosing the right tools, approaches and partners has never been more important. ISEAL has launched a new set of Credibility Principles that will help them do just that.

MetLife Names Tia Hodges Head of Corporate Giving and Employee Volunteerism

Tue, 07/13/2021 - 2:30am
MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) today announced that Tia Hodges will join the company as vice president and head of Corporate Giving and Employee Volunteerism, effective July 26, 2021.

Sustainable Resource Commitment from Schneider Electric

Tue, 07/13/2021 - 2:20am
100% of our packaging will use recycled cardboard and be single-use plastic free by 2025. It's how we are bridging progress and Sustainabilty for all as the world's most sustainable corporation.

Make 'Plastic Free July' Lifestyle Changes Stick for Good

Mon, 07/12/2021 - 8:30am
Pledging to change one small habit during Plastic Free July will make you more conscious of other easy ways you can reduce plastic in your life, but making changes that stick can truly impact the planet for good.