CSR News

by Leon Kaye, Executive Editor, TriplePundit

Article from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Aug 20, 2018 8:15 AM ET

Surely you have seen the videos over the past few years. During the spring of 2017, United Airlines’ reputation was battered after smartphone videos caught a passenger being roughed up after he was adamant that he would not give up his seat to accommodate another passenger.

Alliance for Water Stewardship, SCS Global Services, Nestlé Waters, Ecolab, and Renmark Host Panel Discussion August 27 in Stockholm

Press Release from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Aug 20, 2018 8:00 AM ET

EMERYVILLE, Calif, August 20, 2018 /3BL Media/ — SCS Global Services (SCS), together with Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) and several AWS certified organizations, including Nestlé Waters, Ecolab and Renmark, will host a special panel discussion during World Water Week to discuss the AWS standard and the valu

Discussing how a love of nature led to discovering a new species of orchid

Multimedia with summary from in Environment
Aug 20, 2018 8:00 AM ET

Lachlan Copeland, a senior botanist with Eco Logical Australia, A Tetra Tech Company, is based in northern New South Wales (NSW), Australia. His work with plants is varied, but his main interest is in plant taxonomy—the process of classifying, describing, and naming species.

Article from in Human Resources
Aug 20, 2018 7:45 AM ET

In 2017, Northern Trust signed the UK Women in Finance Charter and committed to raise the ratio of women in the levels of senior and executive vice president to at least 35 percent by 2020. This is a commitment by the UK’s HM Treasury and signatory firms to work together to build a more balanced and fair finance industry

Blog from in Sustainable Development Goals
Aug 20, 2018 7:10 AM ET

In our 2017 Sustainability Report, we show how our commitment to our people is at the forefront of everything we do. From recruitment to onboarding to succession planning, we are dedicated to growing the careers of everyone we hire. We sat down with Jenine Ellefson, our Vice President, People to talk about the many changes, successes and challenges we encountered in 2017, and how these stories have generated fruitful learning experiences and lasting value for the company.

By Barrett J. Brunsman

Article from in Philanthropy
Aug 20, 2018 7:05 AM ET

Procter & Gamble Co. is partnering with actress Gina Rodriguez and the nonprofit Feeding America in a new advertising campaign that aims to build the confidence of girls as they enter puberty.

Article from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Aug 20, 2018 4:00 AM ET

Urgent action is required on the SDGs if we are to achieve the targets set and unlock the $12 trillion in new market value. ‘There is no Plan B’ urged Lise Kingo, CEO, UN Global Compact in a recent Ethical Corporation interview, urging greater action on the SDGs.

Multimedia with summary from in Business & Trade
Aug 17, 2018 2:40 PM ET

As a financial services company, PNC is committed to promoting financial well-being for our customers and our employees. In 2017, PNC introduced Prepare4Life, a campaign to help employees understand how to get the most financial value from PNC’s benefits and programs. Initial outreach has included in-person seminars, webinars and articles on a range of benefits-related topics.

Blog from in Philanthropy
Aug 17, 2018 2:00 PM ET

Nearly 20,000 residents have been asked to evacuate their homes in Northern California as a result of the multiple wildfires that have been burning for weeks, and CNBC has reported that more than 16,000 homes have been threatened by potential damage from the wildfire at this point, leading to evacuation orders for nearly 25,000 residents.

Article from in Finance & Investment
Aug 17, 2018 1:45 PM ET
  • If vacation spending put you on edge this summer, start now to save next year’s getaway.
  • Most Americans value vacation time. Few bother to save for that precious time away.

People save for retirement. For college. For a down payment.

Few save for vacation.

Yet every year, about two-thirds of Americans put everyday life behind them and set off for some R&R, according to a Gallup poll taken in December.

Dozens of brewers learn clean energy tips at SCE’s Foodservice Technology Center workshop

Blog from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Aug 17, 2018 1:20 PM ET

College campuses often have a local pub that students like to hang out at and for Cal Poly Pomona it’s Innovation Brew Works. But unlike other campus bars, the beers served here are all made by the students or recent graduates themselves.

Multimedia with summary from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Aug 17, 2018 12:50 PM ET

For years, there has been a strong focus on modernization across government, however striking a balance between innovation and service to citizens has proven to be difficult. Matt Erskine, executive advisor sits down with Government Matters’ Francis Rose to talk about what he has learned at his time at the Department of Commerce that could apply to the current administration’s efforts.

Article from in Environment
Aug 17, 2018 11:35 AM ET

All of us definitely heard about how plastic is ruining our environment, and how microplastic is finding its way into our seafood and water. We should be afraid of what is to be of our future, but there has been little movement in many major corporations to help alleviate this problem – save for Dell.

More than half of its Colorado fleet now powered by the domestic fuel source

Press Release from in Energy
Aug 17, 2018 11:25 AM ET

DENVER, August 17, 2018 /3BL Media/ – Republic Services® announced today the addition of 17 Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) solid waste collection trucks to its fleet serving customers throughout the greater Denver area. The CNG trucks replace older diesel-powered trucks, and bring the total number of natural gas vehicles operated by the Company throughout Colorado to 108.