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WSP Announces the Release of Its Global 2020 ESG Report

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Businesses play a key role in supporting the development of a sustainable and prosperous society. WSP’s contribution is to plan, design, manage and engineer our communities to thrive; as one of the world’s largest professional services firms, the greatest benefit WSP can provide is through the services we offer and the projects we deliver. We also minimize the negative impact of our own operations and increase the positive, earning our reputation as a sustainability leader.

Promoting a Sustainable and Ethical Supply Chain

​​​​​​​When it comes to sustainability, it’s not just about us.
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“Sustainability is not possible without embedding it throughout our entire global supply chain. Where we purchase, what we purchase, how we purchase and from whom we purchase all matter in advancing a better world for tomorrow”

Peter Frien, Vice President, Procurement

New Training on Tax Transparency

GRI Academy expands curriculum with a course on the Tax Standard
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Sustainability and tax professionals have a new opportunity to deepen their understanding of tax reporting – and better address global requirements for tax transparency – following the launch of a training course on the new GRI Tax Standard. 

Self-paced across eight sections and accessible online through the GRI Academy, the course will take around two and a half hours to complete. It provides: 

2021 Comcast NBCUniversal Impact Report

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At Comcast NBCUniversal, we know that a diverse, equitable, and inclusive company is a more innovative and successful one. Across our workforce, products, content, we embrace diversity of background, perspective, culture, and experience, and together with our partners, we have been working to fight injustice and inequity for decades. We are excited to share our 2021 Impact Report, which highlights our company’s efforts to build a more equitable and connected society. 

Intelligent Transportation Systems Focus of New Black & Veatch eBook

Free download explores essential technologies for the creation of flexible, reliable communications networks supporting smart transportation
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June 7, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The rise of digitization and smart technologies such as advanced driver-assistance systems, smart sensors and other Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) are transforming the world of transportation as we know it.

Pentair Announces Social Responsibility Strategic Targets

2020 Corporate Responsibility Report Outlines Initiatives and Progress in Advancing Pentair’s Journey Towards Delivering a More Sustainable Company
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LONDON, June 3, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Pentair plc (NYSE:PNR), a leading provider of water treatment and sustainable solutions, announces its Social Responsibility Strategic Targets. The new targets were launched with the release of Pentair’s

Guiding Environmental Sustainability at Clarivate with Data Driven Insights

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As part of our commitment to carbon neutrality by 2024, Clarivate is working with JLL, a leading global real estate services company, to establish a baseline for our carbon footprint. Since we maintain a fully leased real estate portfolio, with energy primarily procured through our various landlords around the world, our current carbon emissions are predominantly categorized as Scope 3, meaning indirect emissions that occur in our value chain. We are continuing to track and report consumption by fuel source wherever data is available.

Hershey Releases 2020 Sustainability Report

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At Hershey, our purpose – to make more moments of goodness – grounded our every effort as we put goodness into action.

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At Hershey, our purpose – to make more moments of goodness – grounded our every effort as we put goodness into action.

Ecocentricity Blog: On Board

By: John A. Lanier
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Last week’s news shows that fossil fuel companies are vulnerable to director challenges. Activist investors now have an example to point to, which will shift power dynamics when such future challenges are made.

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Last week’s news shows that fossil fuel companies are vulnerable to director challenges. Activist investors now have an example to point to, which will shift power dynamics when such future challenges are made.

1 Trillion Gallons of Water Being Recycled Using Xylem Technology

Company’s 2020 Sustainability Report tracks progress in tackling critical global challenges of water access, affordability and resilience
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  • Helping customers reuse 4.3B m3 of water, or more than 1 trillion gallons, equivalent to almost two million Olympic swimming pools
  • Technology kept 1.4B m3 of polluted water from potentially flooding communities and entering waterways
  • Assisted 4.1M underserved people to get access to clean water and sanitation
  • Doubled philanthropy to provide COVID relief to colleagues, communities
  • 10 of Xylem’s 22 major facilities now operating on 100% renewable electricity
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  • Helping customers reuse 4.3B m3 of water, or more than 1 trillion gallons, equivalent to almost two million Olympic swimming pools
  • Technology kept 1.4B m3 of polluted water from potentially flooding communities and entering waterways
  • Assisted 4.1M underserved people to get access to clean water and sanitation
  • Doubled philanthropy to provide COVID relief to colleagues, communities
  • 10 of Xylem’s 22 major facilities now operating on 100% renewable electricity

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