CSR News

Multimedia with summary from in Health and Wellness
Jan 29, 2015 2:25 PM ET

Scientists from the Technical University in Munich and SAP have teamed up to generate a comprehensive map of protein across the human body. Using computer databases and the in-memory technology SAP HANA it's possible to put the protein molecules into context in order to find commonalities and differences. Examining the proteins of a cell could help to fight diseases like cancer, diabetes, dementia and others. An infected cell can be differentiated from a healthy cell by its protein presence and levels.

Michelle Primm, Managing Partner of Cascade Auto Group, Recognized for Industry Achievements; Northwood University Student Receives Scholarship

Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Jan 29, 2015 12:40 PM ET

January 29, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Cox Automotive presented the 10th annual Barbara Cox Automotive Woman of the Year Award to Michelle Primm, managing partner of Cascade Auto Group. This honor is awarded to women who demonstrate business leadership and community advocacy, as well as a commitment to furthering the automotive industry. Cox Automotive President Sandy Schwartz presented the award during the Northwood University Dealer Education Awards annual breakfast at the National Automobile Dealers Association convention.

Committed to Environmental Protection

Article from in Environment
Jan 29, 2015 12:30 PM ET

Norfolk Southern has internal controls and procedures in place to ensure that we meet or exceed environmental regulations that apply to the company and its operating facilities. The company complies with an array of federal environmental statutes and programs delegated to state and local governments. Among relevant laws and regulations are the Clean Water Act, the Clean Air Act, the Oil Pollution Control Act, and the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act.

Cox offering free WiFi from January 26 to February 2

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Jan 29, 2015 12:15 PM ET

January 29, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Cox Communications has opened up more than 1,200 hotspots to the public for free, unlimited use during Super Bowl XLIX week and is adding additional temporary hotspots to high traffic areas to help keep Valley residents and tourists connected.

In addition to the existing Cox WiFi hotspots located throughout the Valley, in places like the tailgating parking lots at University of Phoenix Stadium, additional hotspots have been installed at Downtown Phoenix's Super Bowl Central and Fan Fest Scottsdale.

Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Jan 29, 2015 12:00 PM ET

Le 29 janvier 2015 /3BL Media/ - Bombardier a annoncé aujourd’hui qu’elle s’est méritée pour la troisième année consécutive les distinctions Industry Leader et Gold Class  dans le Sustainability Yearbook de RobecoSAM, la publication la plus  complète en matière de durabilité d’entreprise.

by Tae Yoo, Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Cisco

Blog from in Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Jan 29, 2015 12:00 PM ET

At first glance, the numbers seem staggering. Global mobile phone penetration is 96 percent. In sub-Saharan Africa, where 47 percent of the population lives on less than $1.25 a day, mobile data use is expected to grow twentyfold by the end of 2019, according to a June 2014 mobility study by Ericsson.

Newsletter from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Jan 29, 2015 11:30 AM ET

The impact of Dodd-Frank 1502 on conflict minerals: U.S. sustainable and responsible investors respond

Responsible Investors. Despite the ongoing legal challenge led by industry trade associations, the majority of the rule remains intact, and is making a difference.


Blog from in Health and Wellness
Jan 29, 2015 11:30 AM ET

Today's guest blog comes from Lilly's vice president of Global Health Programs, Evan Lee, M.D. 

A new article published by a team from the World Health Organization in the European Respiratory Journal shows that while we’re seeing gradual expansion in care for multidrug-resistant TB (MDR-TB), there continues to be an urgent need to accelerate the scale up of diagnosis and treatment efforts in heavily affected countries. 

Don't miss your opportunity to take advantage of 20% off registration for the International Women's Day Forum 2015! Tomorrow is the last day to access early bird discounts!

Blog from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Jan 29, 2015 11:00 AM ET

5th Annual International Women's Day Forum

Join the U.S. Chamber Foundation as we celebrate International Women's Day! Register today for the 5th annual International Women's Day Forum 2015 and receive a 20% early bird discount until tomorrow!

Article from in Philanthropy
Jan 29, 2015 10:45 AM ET

As a global food and beverage company, we understand that access to safe water is fundamental to our business and the communities where we operate. It impacts both our internal company operations and our supply chain, much of which is dependent on water-intense agricultural activities. For us, the necessity of water stewardship is immediate: there is no business without water. 

In advance of oil company earnings calls, investors and analysts warn of shifting industry trends away from fossil fuels

Press Release from in Environment
Jan 29, 2015 10:00 AM ET

BOSTON, January 29, 2015 /3BL Media/ – In advance of ExxonMobil, Shell and BP quarterly earnings calls, investors and industry analysts today voiced growing concerns about excessive industry spending on high-cost, high-carbon fossil fuel projects that may be bad financial bets as the world continues to reduce its reliance on fossil fuels, accelerate renewable energy and reduce overall carbon emissions to counter the threat of climate change.

Company is the first window and door manufacturer to sign declaration supporting innovative business actions to address climate change

Press Release from in Environment
Jan 29, 2015 9:40 AM ET

BAYPORT, MN,  January 29, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Andersen Corporation announced today that it has signed the Ceres Climate Declaration on behalf of its Andersen® Windows, Renewal by Andersen® and Silver Line® brands. The Climate Declaration works to accelerate the adoption of sustainable business practices to build a healthy global economy.

Press Release from in Health and Wellness
Jan 29, 2015 9:40 AM ET

SEATTLE, January 29, 2015 /3BL Media/ — Holland America Line’s ms Noordam and ms Zuiderdam achieved perfect scores of 100 on recent routine United States Public Health inspections conducted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

The unannounced inspection for ms Noordam was held Jan. 5, 2015, during a call at Fort Lauderdale, Fla., at the start of a 10-day Caribbean cruise. Zuiderdam was inspected Dec. 19, 2014, during a call at Fort Lauderdale at the start of a seven-night Caribbean cruise.

Blog from in Finance & Investment
Jan 29, 2015 9:25 AM ET

View the full article and video featuring Bloomberg LP's Global Head of Sustainable Business and Finance, Curtis Ravenel, click here.

Also please see the full PDF report for SCPLI here.