Total of 14 New ENERGY STAR Certified Gas and Electric Dryer Models Include Award-Winning LG EcoHybrid Heat Pump Electric Dryer
WASHINGTON, Sept. 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Paving the way for the first energy efficiency standards for residential clothes dryers taking effect in 2015, LG Electronics is the first home appliance manufacturer to announce ENERGY STAR certified gas dryers.
For the sixth consecutive year, the environmental nonprofit CDP has commended 21st Century Fox for the transparency and thoroughness of its corporate sustainability program. CDP assesses the depth and quality of companies' climate change data each year, and the organization's latest report ranks 21st Century Fox among the top 7% of S&P 500 companies, placing it on the Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index.
HOUSTON, Sept. 23, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Unilever emerged as the top sustainability leader in the Tomorrow’s Value Rating 2014, published by DNV GL, for the second consecutive year. Holcim, Intel and Nestlé follow tied for second position, with Diageo ranking third.
Tomorrow’s Value Rating 2014 (TVR 2014) assesses the sustainability performance of the world’s largest companies. It evaluates how well companies understand their risks and opportunities, and how prepared they are to create future business value.
Hershey CEO Recognized for Corporate Responsibility Leadership
Hershey, Pa., September 23 /3BL Media/ — Corporate Responsibility(CR)Magazine, which focuses on highlighting America’s most socially responsible chief executives, announced today that J.P. Bilbrey, president and CEO of The Hershey Company, has been named a 2014 Responsible CEO of the Year Award winner. The awards are presented to CEOs across industries who visibly exceed standards in the areas of employee relations, environmental impact, human rights, philanthropy and corporate responsibility practices.
The San Francisco Business Times and Silicon Valley Business Journal selected 82 finalists for this year’s Healthiest Employers in the Greater Bay Area lists and associated event. Companies were categorized based on the size of their Bay Area workforce. In the Bay Area, these employers have 130,864 employees. Overall, they employ nearly 1.3 million people.
Recognized for the 16th consecutive year as a top company for working mothers
NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /3BL Media/ – MetLife has earned a spot on the 2014 Working Mother magazine’s 100 Best Companies list for outstanding leadership in establishing policies, programs and a corporate culture that supports working moms. These include child care, flexible work arrangements, paid parental leave and advancement of women. Companies are also measured on access to and usage of family friendly programs.
September 12, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Fiat S.p.A. has once again been included in the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) World. The company received a score of 87/100 compared with an overall average of 58/100 for companies in the Automobiles industry evaluated by RobecoSAM, the specialists in sustainability investment. This result places Fiat Group’s economic, environmental and social performance among the world’s leading companies.
Again named industry leader for World Index Building Products group
TOLEDO, Ohio, September 12, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- For the fifth year in a row, Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) has earned placement in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) in recognition of its sustainability initiatives.