International, Multi-Stakeholder Effort Outlines Three-Part Standard Process
SAN FRANCISCO, April 30, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The Global Initiative for Sustainability Ratings (GISR) today announced the Beta Version of a set of core Principles as part of an international effort to drive excellence in corporate sustainability ratings, rankings and indices.
MILWAUKEE, April 30, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Johnson Controls, a global diversified company in the building and automotive industries, has been named one of 25 Noteworthy Companies as part of The 2013 DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity by DiversityInc, a leading source of information on diversity management.
KINGSPORT, Tenn., April 30, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Eastman’s Utilities Division Office Building 469, operated by Tennessee Operations, has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) ENERGY STAR® certification for Superior Energy Efficiency. Occupants of the building include Tennessee Operations’ Utilities Division offices, Corporate Energy Manager, and Energy Staff.
The report describes the company's main achievements, challenges and strategy in the economic, financial, social, environmental and governance dimensions.
April 30, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Fibria Celulose, the world’s leading producer of market pulp, has issued its 2012 Sustainability Report, describing the company’s main achievements, challenges and strategy in the economic, financial, social, environmental and governance dimensions.
Novo Nordisk aknowledged for financial, social and environmental sustainable development in China.
April 30 2013 /3BL Media/ - Novo Nordisk was named as one of the top 100 sustainable companies at the Annual Summit of Green Companies held in Kunming, China. The annual event assesses sustainable competitiveness of enterprises doing business in China. On the Annual Summit’s ‘China Top 100 Green Companies 2013’ list, Novo Nordisk ranked number five in the multi-national company category. It is the first time the company has been selected.
Organization Notes GMCR's Work to Advance Food Security in the Communities Where it Works as well as its Strong Emphases on Monitoring and Evaluation
MCC’s Forum on Global Development Honors Leaders in International Development
WASHINGTON, April 30, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The Millennium Challenge Corporation honored a coffee company, the person overseeing the implementation of the agency’s Lesotho projects and two college students who invented a soccer ball that brings light to people living off electrical grids during the 2013 Forum on Global Development.
Eastman China was honored with a Responsible Care® Merit Award by the Association of International Chemical Manufacturers (AICM) in recognition of its distinguished performance in the fields of sustainability and responsible care in China.
Company announces commitment to sustainable sourcing
MINNEAPOLIS, April 30, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Today, General Mills released its 2013 Global Responsibility Report, which outlines the company’s progress and commitments in the areas of health, environment, sourcing, workplace and community engagement. The full report can be accessed at www.GeneralMills.com.
Landfill-free program and Family Link service win Edison Awards
DETROIT, April 26, 2013 /3BL Media/ – General Motors has won bronze and silver Edison Awards for two corporate initiatives, its global landfill-free program and OnStar Family Link service, respectively. The competition honors game-changing products, services and processes.