Air pollutants generated in China during the manufacture of goods destined for export travel across the Pacific, contributing to U.S. smog
China has some of the dirtiest air in the world, but a large share of the country's pollutants are generated during the manufacture of goods destined for countries like the United States, according to a new study. (See related story: "Coal Burning Shortens Lives in China, New Study Shows.")
Top Employers Institute recognizes company for human resources practices for third consecutive year
SHANGHAI, China, Jan. 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company with established core businesses in the automotive, building, and energy storage industries, is one of only 41 companies selected as a “Top Employer” in China for 2014 by the Top Employers Institute. The institute has identified top employers since 1991 that are leaders in fostering a successful and productive work environment for employees. The institute offers assessment and acknowledgement of human resources practices by employers.
Beijing, Jan. 16, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Cisco was honored with the “2013 China Outstanding Corporate Citizenship Award” at a ceremony jointly sponsored by China Association of Social Workers’ Committee of Corporate Citizenship, CCTV Business Channel and Tencent Charity Foundation on December 15, 2013.
by Monica Cui, Executive Director of Safe Kids China
This is the first in a series of 10 guest blog posts from the Executive Directors of Safe Kids Worldwide affiliates that FedEx works with around the world in support of child pedestrian road safety initiatives. With tens of thousands of vehicles on the world’s roadways, FedEx is actively engaged in promoting road safety. This month we will hear from Monica Cui, Executive Director of Safe Kids China.
Beijing, December 18, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Cisco was awarded the "Ten-Year Recognition Award for Outstanding Contribution in Corporate Social Responsibility" at a ceremony jointly hosted by 21st Century Business Review, 21st Century Business Herald and the 21st Century Corporate Citizenship Research Center in Beijing on December 4, which was held to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the best corporate citizenship evaluation conducted by the 21st Century Media Group.
AECOM was recognized for its safety practices by Caterpillar — marking the first time the manufacturer formally recognized a consultant with a Safety Award for facility development projects in China. The award commends AECOM for achieving zero incidents in 1 million hours worked during 2011 and 2012, while acting as construction manager for four Caterpillar projects in China.
Learn more about how AECOM achieved this honor in the company’s 2013 Safety, Health and Environment report.
Starting at midnight on Wednesday, November 20, the Amway Universal Children’s Day came to life. Amway business owners and employees in more than 55 countries participated in volunteering, giving and advocacy with local partners.
We tracked over 100 projects, and are certain that there were many more that we may never know about. They started in Australia, moved around the world, passed through our headquarters in Ada, Michigan, and ended at our Nutrilite offices in Buena Park, California.