TORONTO, August 26, 2021/3BL Media/ - Act Analytics and CSRHub today announced the Act Analytics Natural Language Processing (NLP) ESG scores are being incorporated into CSRHub’s aggregate ratings platform. The addition of Act Analytics ESG scores to those already on the CSRHub platform, improves investors’ ability to evaluate the ESG performance of thousands of companies.
Fortune Magazine recently used CSRHub's ESG data in an article analyzing Amazon's sustainability. As the pandemic increased reliance on Amazon's delivery services, the public eye's scrutiny of their sustainability practices intensified and the pressure to rethink these practices has increased.
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