Science Based Targets initiative approves company’s aims to reduce emissions in line with science to help limit global warming to well-below 2°C
REUTLINGEN, Germany, February 17, 2022 /3BL Media/ – iPoint-systems gmbh, leading international provider of software and services for product compliance and sustainability, has set an ambitious climate target which has been validated by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). SBTi has approved the targets covering greenhouse gas emissions from iPoint’s operations (scopes 1 and 2) as consistent with reductions required to keep global warming to well-below 2°C, a goal in line with the Paris Climate Agreement of 2015.
The webinar follows December’s inaugural conversation, Decade of Action: Climate and the Precious Metals Industry.
February 14, 2022 /3BL Media/ - For nearly three decades, governments have united annually in response to the global climate emergency. This international climate cooperation supports science-based action and the development of systems to protect the earth and its environment. The impact of these issues and the directives they dictate is felt across industries, including the jewelry and watch sectors.
February 1, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The WSLA Alumnae Group announced that entries have opened for the 8th annual Women in Sustainability Leadership Awards. The WSLA Awards advance, honor and connect the most powerful women at the forefront of sustainability who are making a difference in the world by initiating lasting change. Applications can be made HERE on the WSLA Alumnae Group website from Feb.
Partnership Also Creates Pathways to Greater Economic Opportunity for Underserved Communities
RACINE, Wis., January 24, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Plastic Bank®, a social enterprise revolutionizing the global supply chain for recycled ocean-bound plastic, announced today it has stopped 2 billion plastic bottles from entering the ocean. Its global partnership with SC Johnson, an industry-leading manufacturer of household consumer brands such as Windex®, Mr Muscle® and Mrs. Meyer’s Clean Day®, has accounted for more than half of this environmental achievement while providing additional income for people in some of the world’s most vulnerable communities.
ESG-focused business strategy isn’t just a feel-good concept anymore — it’s increasingly necessary to attract investment. The Global Sustainable Investment Review reported that investments in sustainability-focused assets grew to $35.3 trillion globally in 2020, a 15% increase from 2018. And it’s not just investors that are paying attention: employees, customers, and regulatory agencies are increasingly scrutinizing ESG disclosures.
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic backdrop, Enviva made important progress on core commitments supporting people and forests and combatting climate change
BETHESDA, Md., January 13, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Enviva Inc. (NYSE: EVA), the world’s leading producer of sustainable wood bioenergy, today announced the public release of its Corporate Sustainability Report for the year ending December 31, 2020.
EHS issues are always in flux and we have to keep an eye on the long term. On the heels of the rollbacks under the Trump administration, sustainability and global climate change are at the forefront again. At the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow, President Biden called climate change “the challenge of our collective lifetimes; the existential threat to human existence as we know it.”
In the fast-paced world of Environment, Health, Safety, & Sustainability (EHS&S) there are always new stories, trends, innovations, and insights which can get overwhelming at times! Social media can be a great resource for EHS&S professionals today
Following the right accounts on social media can help you stay up-to-date on the latest and greatest in EHS and sustainability. But who are the right people and organizations to follow?
The holiday season is typically accompanied by time off work, quality time spent with friends and family, and (for many of us) chilly outdoor conditions. This creates the ideal time to get cozy, kick your feet up, and binge some shows and movies.