LINCOLN, Neb., April 26, 2021 /3BL Media/ — Newell Brands Inc. (NASDAQ:NWL), a leading global consumer goods company, will partner with the Arbor Day Foundation to help recover several forested lands across the country which have been devastated by wildfires and years of unsustainable practices.
In celebration of Earth Day, President & CEO Marty Flanagan shares his love of scuba diving and fly fishing and stresses the importance of protecting the coral reefs. He also highlights the many ways that Invesco helps protect the environment, including through our NetZero pledge.
“On Earth Day we reflect and focus on what each of us can do to make a difference both individually and as an organization. I believe that asset managers can play a critical role in reducing the impact of climate change on our planet.” - Marty Flanagan, President & CEO
At Deckers Brands, we have taken a holistic approach to build a unique and impactful Environmental Social Governance program. The earth has a limit to the rapid change it can withstand. We are consistently looking for ways to improve our program in order to be a truly regenerative business.
Cities produce 70% of global CO2 emissions. But an innovative urban forestry project in Italy is working to slow global warming and clean the air.
The population of the world continues to increase. And by 2030, 60% of it will live in cities, which as of today, utilize 75% of the available natural resources and produce 70% of the global CO2 emissions.
UNITED NATIONS, SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
In 2019, the City of Milan launched its Forestami project with the objective to seed 3 million trees by 2030. The goal? Improving life in Milan by providing cleaner air and counteracting the effects of climate change.
For all the heartache and hardship that the coronavirus pandemic has wreaked on humanity, climate change remains the greatest existential threat to our planet. And as we approach the commemoration of Earth Day, the need for climate action has never been more urgent.
Combating our climate crisis is an unprecedented challenge, and this coming decade will prove decisive. I am optimistic that we can meet this challenge, but it will require every country and every organization to step up and show leadership.
On Earth Day, 3M announces goal to reduce dependence on new plastic
ST. PAUL, Minn, April 22, 2021 /3BL Media/ – On Earth Day, 3M is committing to reduce its use of new plastic made from petroleum. By 2025, 3M aims to achieve a new sustainability goal: reduce dependence on virgin fossil-based plastic by 125 million pounds.
When you see the leading edge technology that O-I uses to make sustainable glass packaging, it’s downright impressive, and even a little mind-bending. On the flip side, your job in the circular economy as a consumer is about as low-tech and no-fuss as it comes: it’s as easy as tossing your empty glass bottle into the recycling bin.
Taylor County High School students spent the day with the environmental team from our Foley Cellulose Mill learning how to test water quality at three different points in the Fenholloway River. #GPintheWild