CSR News

Article from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Feb 9, 2016 3:00 PM ET

CSX and Action for Healthy Kids have again partnered to offer “Game On” School Grants for Healthy Kids to support increasing physical activity and promote nutrition initiatives.


The latest installment of Domtar’s award-winning Paper Made Here video series, The Steward

Multimedia with summary from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Feb 9, 2016 2:40 PM ET

Last year, Domtar made the decision to be more vocal about the importance of purchasing paper made in North America with customers, prospects, media and environmental groups.


Blog from in Marketing, Media & Communications
Feb 9, 2016 2:35 PM ET

Antea Group is excited to roll out our brand-new segment showcase pages on LinkedIn. Hopefully you are already connected with Antea Group's company page, and now these showcase pages will allow you to dig deeper into the industries you care about with content and links specificially geared toward the field.


Article from in Health and Wellness
Feb 9, 2016 2:15 PM ET

The University of South Carolina (UofSC), located in the capital city of Columbia, is highly regarded as the state’s number one builder of green buildings.  It seems only natural that a higher education institution, one preparing the best and the brightest for their futures, would be on the forefront of innovative practices in its operations.  According to the university’s annual sustainability report, the campus features multiple LEED building certifications, ranging from silver to gold to platinum.  Just take a walk around campus and you’ll see firsthand the commitment to sustainability i


Article from in Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Feb 9, 2016 2:00 PM ET

An engineering class from Burrell High School in Lower Burrell, Pennsylvania was recently recognized for their efforts using STEM education to treat contaminated water in their community. The project was developed as part of the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest, a nationwide competition that invites schools to address issues in their local communities using science, technology, engineering, and math.


Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Feb 9, 2016 12:30 PM ET

LONDON and NEW YORK, February 9, 2016 / 3BL Media/ - AccountAbility is pleased to announce that Ms. Amy Springsteel, Assistant Vice President of Corporate Responsibility for Voya Financial, has been appointed to the AccountAbility AA1000 Standards Board. Ms.Springsteel is currently the Director of Corporate Responsibility for Voya Financial, which rebranded from ING U.S.


by Kelly Eisenhardt

Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Feb 9, 2016 12:30 PM ET

Viacom, one of the world’s largest media corporations, and Second Chance Toys, an East Coast nonprofit, have partnered to reduce the amount of plastic toys that enter landfills and to put smiles on the faces of kids living below the poverty level by collecting and distributing toys to those in need.

Ali Tuck, Vice President of Corporate Social Responsibility at Viacom, manages Viacom’s CSR strategies across multiple networks and develops cross-company partnerships with corporations and non-profit organizations.


Gable Top Bio-based from Tetra Pak offers brands the first packaging made completely from renewable materials: paperboard and plant-based plastics

Press Release from in Business & Trade
Feb 9, 2016 11:00 AM ET

DENTON, Texas, February 9, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Tetra Pak, the world's leading food processing and packaging equipment company, announces the successful production of the first fully renewable Gable Top package in the United States. Tetra Pak Gable Top Bio-based packages are made solely from renewable materials, defined as natural resources that can be replenished over time. The innovative new cartons are developed from a combination of paperboard and sugar cane derived plastics.


Blog from in Health and Wellness
Feb 9, 2016 10:45 AM ET

Partnership is an amplifier.  It multiplies possibilities, stirs creativity, pools talents, and makes us able to accomplish more than any of us ever could on our own. It can also humble us, makes us flex and bend, and can prevent us from narrowing our vision. When it comes to serving vulnerable people, partnership has a deeper level of meaning and impact. Partnership is only as valuable as the direct and indirect influence it has on the lives of people we wish to benefit.


Multimedia with summary from in Health and Wellness
Feb 9, 2016 10:35 AM ET

Sanofi – Positive Planet partnership with Sanofi, again rewarded for its Zina project which promotes access to care and quality of health for Malagasy

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Multimedia with summary from in Health and Wellness
Feb 9, 2016 10:05 AM ET

Meet Frederick (also known as Biff), a cancer patient who has gone through a Bristol-Myers Squibb clinical trial. Biff is a proud grandfather of six and talked to his doctor about whether a clinical trial option was an option for him.


The Humane League applauds retail leader’s commitment

Press Release from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Feb 9, 2016 10:00 AM ET

WESTBOROUGH, MA, February 9, 2016 /3BL Media/ - BJ’s Wholesale Club announces today that the company will transition its entire supply of whole, shell eggs from cage-free farms sold at its more than 210 warehouses by 2022 or as quickly as the infrastructure will support. Additionally, BJ’s plans to source its pre-cracked, liquid eggs from cage-free farms by 2025.


Creating Value with Our Partners

Article from in Health and Wellness
Feb 9, 2016 9:05 AM ET

We’re proud to be leading the way in customizing and personalizing health data in the workplace. Our award-winning and industry-leading Blueprint for Wellness health risk-assessment tool—offered annually to our own employees and commercially to other employers—has been enhanced to allow for greater customization and population health management by employers.


Blog from in Environment
Feb 9, 2016 9:00 AM ET

Despite our best efforts, separating ourselves from nature is a fruitless endeavor. So long as we are made primarily of carbon, we are nature. So long as we breath in oxygen and exhale carbon dioxide, we are nature.

As I sit down to write this post, I think my mood can be described best by the following: feeling a temptation towards philosophical musings of the sort that would come naturally to you if we were sipping Earl Grey tea surrounded by many leather bound books. And here we go….


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