Corporate Sustainability

GreenBiz 16 Brings Sustainable Business Trends, Tools and Techniques Back to Phoenix

Unique partnership with Arizona State University and The Sustainability Consortium
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OAKLAND, Calif., September 23, 2015 /3BL Media/ — GreenBiz 16, the eighth annual convening of the acclaimed corporate sustainability forum, is returning to Phoenix in February in partnership with The Sustainability Consortium (TSC) and Arizona State University, recently named the most innovative university in America. The three-day forum, February 23-25, will convene more than 600 sustainability leaders to define the trends, challenges, and opportunities facing sustainable business today.

Dow Jones Sustainability Index: How GM Stacks Up

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We were just named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index, the leading global benchmark for corporate sustainability.

Launched in 1999, the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices annually assess companies for environmental, economic and social sustainability performance and disclosure. More than 1,800 global companies were analyzed this year. We’re the only automaker to make the list in North America.

Here’s how we measure up on the index’s 100-point scale:

Environmental Policy and Management: 100/100

Sanofi Named Top 500 Green Company by Newsweek

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Sanofi was recently ranked in Newsweek’s Top 500 Green Companies in the World for 2015.

Newsweek collaborated with Corporate Knights Capital, HIP (Human Impact + Profit) Investor Inc., and nongovernmental organizations and the academic and accounting communities with expertise in sustainable business models and operations. Together they ranked the world’s largest companies on corporate sustainability and environmental impact, based on “green scores” calculated and analyzed by Newsweek and its partners.

Tell Us Your Favorite Green Company and Product Picks

... And Get Entered to Win a $1,000 Lowes Gift Card!
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The holidays are upon us—the most wonderful time of the year ... but also a drain on wallets. We’re here to help: Simply fill out this simple survey letting us know your favorite green brands, and enter for a chance to win a $1,000 Lowes Gift Card! 

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A Silent Revolution is Taking Place: A Speech Delivered By Georg Kell, Executive Director, UN Global Compact

As prepared for Sustainia Award Ceremony, The Danish Royal Theatre, 30 October 2014
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CORPORATE SUSTAINABILITY HAS GROWN

We have over a decade of progress showing that business and investors around the world increasingly see the connection between the bottom line and the health of societies.

William McDonough Shares His Plans for the Next Industrial Revolution

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At NAEM's upcoming EHS Management Forum in Austin, renowned architect William McDonough will describe how his breakthrough design concepts can advance the development of a new, circular economy. We spoke to him this week to learn more about 'cradle to cradle' design and how these ideas can be incorporated into everyday business decisions. 

ReportAlert.info - National Bank of Abu Dhabi Publishes 2013 Corporate Sustainability Report titled 'Reshaping the Future'

The report covers the bank's progress during the 2013 calendar year
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October 2, 2014 /3BL Media/ - National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) has released its 2013 Corporate Sustainability report.

The report titled ‘Reshaping the Future’ covers NBAD’s progress during the 2013 calendar year. It includes the Bank’s new five-year growth strategy to cement its presence in the UAE and expand internationally across the geographic area spanning West Africa to East Asia.

Global Business Leaders Take Strong Stand for Carbon Pricing

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NEW YORK, Sept. 23 2014 /3BL Media/ – Over thirty carbon pricing champions were announced today in front of 400 global leaders from business, Government and civil society during a UN Private Sector Forum, held at UN Headquarters as part of the UN Secretary-General’s Climate Summit.

Are You Ready for January 1st?

Big Picture of Conflict Mineral Compliance
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A recent admission by the US Commerce Department acknowledged that it was unable to distinguish between conflict free smelters and ones that employ DRC minerals.The government demonstrated how hard it is to track conflict minerals. This has proven the ineffectiveness of the government on regulating conflict minerals, but the private sector has utilized databases to identify smelters that are conflict free and ones that are not. Source Intelligence has proven to amass the largest collection of smelters and refineries to determine their role in the DRC.

CEO Water Mandate Highlights Sanitation at Stockholm World Water Week

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September 4, 2014 /3BL Media/ - The UN Global Compact’s CEO Water Mandate on 1 September 2014 convened its annual multi-stakeholder conference in Stockholm, Sweden – an event that featured the release of a new study on the role of business in the global sanitation challenge.

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