London, Rotterdam & Utrecht , 2 September, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Today Unilever and Solidaridad announced a new strategic partnership to improve the lives of 1 million people in Unilever’s extended supply chains. This agreement was signed at Unilever’s annual ‘Partner to Win Supplier Summit’ in London.
Earlier this year, Unilever issued a $416 million green bond. Forty percent of the offering was quickly bought by asset managers, insurers, and pension funds outside of the U.K., an unusual response to a sterling bond. That story is part of a larger one, the rapid rise of green bonds in the global investment market, according to a recent article in The Economist.
As consumers become more aware of palm oil-related deforestation, these 10 top companies are leading the charge and making bold commitments to sustainable sourcing
Mars, Inc announced its committment in March to transition to 100% certified sustainable palm oil in its products by the end of 2014.
As consumers become more aware of palm oil-related deforestation, a select few companies are leading the charge and making bold commitments to sustainable sourcing. There’s still more work to be done, but this week we’re happy to give these 10 companies a well-deserved pat on the back.
The 20th Annual GlobeScan/SustainAbility Report on leadership in corporate sustainability recognizes global companies that have shown strong performance in sustainable business practices. The survey included inputs from expert stakeholders in business, government, academiaand nonprofit organizations across 87 countries.
City of Austin Challenges Residents to Increase Recycling by 5 Pounds Each Month
STAMFORD, CT, May 14, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Keep America Beautiful and the Ad Council announced today that the City of Austin is the first city to partner in the groundbreaking “I Want To Be Recycled” multimedia public service advertising (PSA) campaign.
The “I Want To Be Recycled” campaign aims to motivate Americans to recycle every day. Created by San Francisco-based ad agency Pereira & O’Dell, the bilingual multimedia campaign illustrates that recyclable materials can be given another life when someone chooses to recycle.
Keep America Beautiful and Ad Council launch new infographics and new Spanish-language PSAs to encourage Americans to recycle more on Earth Day and every day
STAMFORD, Conn., April 17, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Keep America Beautiful and the Ad Council announced today the launch of two new Spanish-language television PSAs and a series of infographics charting the journey of recyclable materials. This launch is a dynamic extension of the groundbreaking “I Want To Be Recycled” multimedia campaign and another national call-to-action to give garbage another life and recycle.