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Symantec Named One of the World's Most Ethical Companies

By Paola Zeni, Symantec's Director, Global Privacy, Ethics, and Compliance
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Symantec has been recognized as a 2014 World's Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute, an independent center of research promoting best practices in corporate ethics and governance. This is the seventh time that Symantec has been honored with this award, which recognizes organizations that continue to raise the bar on ethical leadership and corporate behavior. Symantec is one of only 10 technology companies worldwide honored this year.

AECOM Co-Hosts Ethisphere Institute’s Second Annual Best Practices in Ethics Communications Workshop

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AECOM recently collaborated with the Ethisphere Institute to produce the second annual “Best Practices in Ethics Communications Workshop” at the iconic New York Stock Exchange.  This year’s workshop, which was coordinated by the Ethisphere Institute’s Communications Advisory Board, was themed, “Working across the C-suite.”

Source Intelligence Releases a Series of White Papers Based on its Five Step Process on Conflict Minerals Compliance

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Retailers and manufacturers have been asking the question, "Where do we begin to comply with the U.S. regulation on conflict minerals?"

Companies are required to publicly disclose the origin of gold, tin, tantalum and tungsten (3TG) used in their products. However the prospect of surveying and requesting data from every tier 1 supplier is daunting and inefficient.

Source Intelligence relieves this burden with its five step process in Conflict Minerals Compliance:

1. Product Filtering

2. Reasonable Country of Origin Inquiry (RCOI)

3. Due Diligence

Ecolab Named One of the World's Most Ethical Companies for Seventh Consecutive Year

Ethisphere recognizes Ecolab for ethical business practices and industry leadership
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ST. PAUL, Minn., March 6, 2013 /3BL Media/ - For the seventh consecutive year, Ecolab Inc. (ECL) has been named one of the world's most ethical companies by the Ethisphere Institute. Since 2007, the Ethisphere Institute has awarded the annual designation to companies throughout the world that demonstrate the highest ethical standards.

Johnson Controls Named One of 'World's Most Ethical Companies' for Seventh Consecutive Year

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MILWAUKEE, March 6, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Johnson Controls, a global diversified company in the building and automotive industries, has been named one of the “World's Most Ethical Companies” for the seventh consecutive year by the Ethisphere Institute. Ethisphere is dedicated to the creation, advancement and sharing of best practices in business ethics, corporate social responsibility, anti-corruption and sustainability.

M&S, BMW, BAA, Bloomberg, GRI, Nordea, Pirelli Share Lessons on Stakeholder Engagement

Senior experts from leading companies will gather in London on 20-21 November to share best practice on how to create an innovative reporting and communications strategy that does not rely on a CR report
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(3BL Media) August 20, 2012 - Companies now recognise that whilst annual CR reporting is crucial, the CR report is just one method of engagement. The rules of CR engagement depend on the stakeholder. Consumers for example are unlikely to have heard of let alone read a CSR report. 

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights July 05, 2012

SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights July 05, 2012
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Michael Prager is an author, journalist, and blogger who writes about obesity, sustainability and other food issues. He lives with his wife and son in Arlington, Mass.
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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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