CSR News

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Nov 12, 2012 9:00 AM ET

OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 12, 2012 /3BL Media/ - The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) has donated more than 55 truckloads of Clorox® regular bleach and cleaning products, with an approximate value of more than $700,000, to the Red Cross and Feeding America to aid in recovery efforts following Hurricane Sandy.

Blog from in Environment
Nov 12, 2012 9:00 AM ET

Imagine this: A 471,000 sq. ft. facility sitting on 65 acres that sends none of its daily waste to landfill, earned its wildlife habitat certification and generates 9 percent of its electric power from the sun.

That’s GM’s Baltimore Operations facility, located about 12 miles from downtown Baltimore. And about 50 people in town for the Wildlife Habitat Council’s Annual Symposium experienced the site in action. They toured the facility and surrounding property, seeing firsthand how it is reducing its environmental impact.

Article from in Energy
Nov 12, 2012 9:00 AM ET

FedEx Freight Inc. has added natural gas engines to its search for gasoline alternatives, but whether the experiment proves to be economically viable remains to be seen.

The business unit of FedEx Corp. is beta testing two new tractors powered by liquefied natural gas-only engines, hoping for a limited release in 2013.

Press Release from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Nov 12, 2012 8:30 AM ET

TORONTO, November 12, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Recently, 3BL Media attended the Canadian GRI conference at the Toronto Stock Exchange and had the opportunity to interview Henry Stoch, Senior Manager, Enterprise Risk, Sustainability & Climate Change at Deloitte and discuss the latest trends in sustainability reporting and ESG disclosure in the USA and internationally.

Multimedia with summary from in Business & Trade
Nov 12, 2012 8:15 AM ET

Sharing our expertise to create jobs. Using our technology to save lives. Giving people the tools and ideas they need to fulfill their dreams. This is our everyday to do list.

For more information about HP's Social Innovation, please visit: www.hp.com/go/social-innovation

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Nov 12, 2012 7:30 AM ET

BRISTOL, Pa., Nov. 12, 2012 /3BL Media/PRNewswire/ -- Lenox Corporation, one of the world's leading names in gifts for the home, is pleased to introduce their Give Lenox & Give Back Holiday 2012 campaign.  The campaign is beautiful in its simplicity.

Press Release from in Healthcare Institutional News
Nov 12, 2012 7:30 AM ET

The health sector invested $193 million dollars in U.S. election campaigns, according to the Center for Responsive Politics, a non-partisan group that analyzes political spending. More money was contributed to President Barack Obama than Mitt Romney, but when congressional races were added in, Republicans received 56 percent of all health sector contributions.

Press Release from in Alternative Energy
Nov 12, 2012 7:00 AM ET

More than 150 PG&E electric workers traveled to New York to help restore power to people impacted by Hurricane Sandy. The employees were drawn from across PG&E’s entire service area throughout California. It is believed to be PG&E’s biggest effort ever to aid another utility.

Donates More than $100,000, Helps Grant Three Wishes over Next Year and More

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Nov 12, 2012 6:45 AM ET

LISLE, Ill., Nov. 12, 2012 /3BL Media/PRNewswire/ -- Kretschmar® Premium Deli Meats and Cheeses announced today its continued involvement with the non-profit organization Make-A-Wish®.  As part of the its donation of more than $100,000 to assist with year-round support announced earlier this summer, Kretschmar will help grant three specific wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions between now and June 30, 2013. 

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121112/CL10831LOGO )

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Nov 12, 2012 6:30 AM ET

Honeywell is donating $600,000 worth of first responder products for Hurricane Sandy relief and recovery efforts. Honeywell makes Morning Pride protective equipment, and will donate more than 19,000 personal protective products including footwear, gloves, hoods, and helmets to first responders in New York and New Jersey.

Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Nov 12, 2012 6:00 AM ET


At Cisco, we focus our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) work on specific areas, one of which is critical human needs. Or, more simply, food, water, shelter, and disaster relief.

A lot of the partners we work with in this area, such as food banks and disaster response agencies, have been working round-the-clock dealing with the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy. We will tell you how Cisco is supporting the relief effort in a future blog post.

Blog from in Health and Wellness
Nov 12, 2012 5:45 AM ET

Charles Renfroe, Director of Diabetes Advocacy & Alliances, Johnson & Johnson Family of Diabetes Companies

On World Diabetes Day Johnson & Johnson Helps Support Life for a Child.

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Nov 12, 2012 5:45 AM ET

NEW YORK, November 12, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Robert Engelman, President of Worldwatch Institute sat down for an interview at the BSR Conference 2012, which took place from October 23-26 in New York City.

This year’s 20th anniversary BSR Conference gathered an estimated 1,000 senior business, civil society, and policy leaders, and featured:

Each minivan and Dodge Journey sold generates donation for children

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Nov 12, 2012 5:30 AM ET

ELKRIDGE, Md., Nov. 12, 2012 /3BL Media/PRNewswire/ -- Chrysler Group LLC's Mid-Atlantic Business Center (MABC) and more than 250 of its dealers are joining forces with the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation to make this holiday season happier for many families.

Blog from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Nov 12, 2012 5:20 AM ET

Unilever's Sustainable Living Plan is full of aggressive environmental goals, one of which is to halve its environmental impact by 2020. But with more than two-thirds of the company's environmental impacts resulting from consumer use and disposal of products, it's clear Unilever can't achieve these goals alone.