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PANDORA | Crafting our Products with Integrity

Audits, dialogue and close cooperation with our suppliers make a world of difference when it comes to ethical standards.
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DESIGN

Any PANDORA product starts its journey with our in-house Design team. As a new piece evolves, our designers will make choices on which materials to use. Whenever new materials or suppliers are introduced, our Ethics teams are consulted in order to discuss potential environmental or social impacts. Such early interaction helps to ensure that PANDORA refrains from using potentially problematic materials – and it provides Group Ethics and other departments with valuable knowledge, enabling them to act in due time.

Global Resource Challenges Study

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Commissioned by Sealed Air, the Economist Intelligence Unit researched the world’s greatest resource challenges. Learn how top leaders are maximizing the resources we do have, ultimately driving down costs and improving profitability at SealedAir.com

For more videos from Sealed Air - visit their YouTube channel   

Infographic: Subaru's 50 Cars for 50 Years

Vehicle donation will enable Meals on Wheels programs to deliver more nutritious meals and companionship to seniors in need
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Subaru has supported Meals on Wheels for the last nine years through Share the Love, contributing more than $12 million to Meals on Wheels America and providing more than 1.7 million nutritious meals, friendly visits, and safety checks to seniors in communities nationwide. Subaru announced the donation to its 630-strong retailer body at the company’s National Business Conference in Denver, CO.

On National Safe Digging Day, Consumers Energy Reminds Public to Notify MISS DIG 8-1-1 Before Digging

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JACKSON, Mich., Aug. 11, 2017 – Today is National Safe Digging 8-1-1 Day, and Consumers Energy is encouraging Michigan homeowners and business owners to call MISS DIG 8-1-1 before starting digging projects.

GRI's Chief Executive Tim Mohin: "Sustainability Reporting Needs to Evolve"

by Tim Mohin
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Originally published in HuffPost

After two decades working as a CSR professional and just three months leading GRI, I’m more convinced than ever that transparency is a powerful force for change. But I’m also just as convinced that we are still far from end goal: sustainable development. We must evolve sustainability reporting in order to get from here to there.

Eastman Issues 2017 Sustainability Report

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August 3, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Eastman (NYSE:EMN) today announced the release of its 2017 sustainability report, Innovating with purpose. Building on the company’s progress, the report provides a review of Eastman’s sustainability strategy and goals as well as highlights from the past year.

WBCSD Resources Assist with Circular Economy and Natural Capital Assessments

by Leila Mead, Thematic Expert for Climate Change and Sustainable Energy (US)
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The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) has developed tools to help companies and businesses transition towards a circular economy and undertake natural capital measurements and valuation, thereby contributing to a number of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), including SDG 12 (responsible consumption and production), SDG 8 (decent work and economic growth) and SDG 9 (industry, innovation and infrastructure).

Delivering Economic and Environmental Benefits

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In May 2015, CSX broke ground on a major project: reconstructing Washington, D.C.’s 110-year-old Virginia Avenue Tunnel. This project represents a major infrastructure improvement to fix a historic freight bottleneck in the congested beltway transportation system.

Businesses Moving in Right Direction on Natural Capital, Says World Business Council

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It is almost exactly a year to the day since the launch of the Natural Capital Protocol - a framework which offers businesses a standardised framework to measure impacts on natural assets, raw materials and natural infrastructure.

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