Weyerhaeuser believes providing accurate, up-to-date information about the sustainability of its products is one step toward helping people make informed purchasing decisions. The company provides Product Environmental Profiles that summarize environmental attributes of its products, from raw material sourcing to manufactured product, i.e., “cradle-to-gate”. These profiles are intended to inform Weyerhaeuser’s customers about key environmental indicators like partial carbon footprint, fiber sourcing, air emissions, water use, water discharges and residuals management.
Reports on Leading Industry CEO Commitments and Progress Towards Environmental Sustainability Goals
September 6, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Brown-Forman announced today the publication of its fourth corporate responsibility report, covering the company’s global commitments and supporting case study examples on alcohol responsibility, environmental sustainability, employee relations, and community involvement. The report is available in print and on the company’s website.
The integrated reporting method is an ideal way of expressing how the organisation creates value in the short, medium and long term
September 6, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The Crown Estate’s annual report and accounts for 2012/13 breaks new ground as it is one the first integrated annual reports to be published that follows the International Integrated Reporting Council's (IIRC) draft framework. The full report, and regional versions, can be downloaded at http://ar2013.thecrownestate.co.uk/
Leader in Quality of Life Services has and continues to support Alaska's fishing industry
The issue surrounding MSC ceritification and the purchase of Alaska Salmon by major retailers and food service leaders continues to be hotly debated. In her recently published blog to clarify Sodexo's position, vice president of sustainability and corporate social responsibility, Deborah Hecker writes:
At Sodexo, seafood sustainability is a top priority for each one of our 125,000 employees across North America.
Iconic New Yorkers come together to honor community resilience and emergency response; volunteershelp rebuild five homes destroyed by Hurricane Sandy, including the home of an NYPD officer/first responder
NEW YORK, NY, September 5, 2013 /3BL Media/ – New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz, CEO of Union Square Hospitality Group Danny Meyer, Fox News contributor, co-host of The Five and former White House Press Secretary for President George W.
While there are myriad perspectives on sustainability and corporate responsibility, each with its own unique value, I often find myself focusing on sustainability’s operational aspects: What can we do to increase the pace at which belief in sustainability translates into concrete actions that benefit the environment, society and business?