CSR News

Press Release from in Environment
Sep 14, 2011 12:00 PM ET
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) September 14, 2011 - There are 4 great events over the next few weeks—one even starts today! Here at Climate Counts, we’re always trying to expand our knowledge of other climate organizations out there and we want our supporters to be armed with the latest knowledge related to climate change, too.
 

SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) has scored high marks in the 2011 Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes (DJSI) and Carbon Disclosure Project Global 500 report, advancing its position as a sustainability leader in the software industry.

Press Release from in Business & Trade
Sep 14, 2011 10:00 AM ET

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) SAP NEWSBYTE — September 14, 2011 — SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) has scored high marks in the 2011 Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes(DJSI) and Carbon Disclosure Project Global 500 report, advancing its position as a sustainability leader in the software industry.


Press Release from
Sep 14, 2011 9:55 AM ET

The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.


The Lilly NCD Partnership will seek innovative solutions to help fight chronic diseases in developing countries

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Sep 14, 2011 9:30 AM ET

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Indianapolis, IN - September 14, 2011 - Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced today a $30 million commitment over five years to fight the rising burden of non-communicable diseases in developing nations. Lilly is launching The Lilly NCD Partnership, which combines the company’s unique resources with the expertise of leading global health organizations, to identify new models of patient care that increase treatment access and improve outcomes for underserved people.


Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company

Blog from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Sep 14, 2011 8:25 AM ET
Do You Dream in Green?  We grow great by dreams.  All big men are dreamers.  They see things in the soft haze of a spring day or in the red fire of a long winter's evening.  Some of us let our dreams die, but others nourish and protect them, nurse them through bad days till they bring them to sunshine and light." ~  Woodrow Wilson
 

video from in Energy
Sep 14, 2011 8:16 AM ET
David Steiner, Waste Management's CEO, gives Melissa McGinnis a tour of their CORE program and facility. The first of it's kind in the US, this anaerobic converter takes food waste and meticulously converts it into energy. The end result now is energy for electricity but the long term plan is to be able to convert food waste into jet fuel! 
 
 
About Greenopolis
Greenopolis is dedicated to our users. We focus our attention on changing the world through recycling, waste-to-energy and conservation. We reward our users for their sustainable behavior on our website, through our...

Blog from
Sep 14, 2011 12:00 AM ET

As you know, communities around Vermont - and many of our farmers, friends and coworkers - continue to recover from the aftermath of tropical storm Irene. We've all been searching for ways to help, to do more where there's need and to support organizations that can reach people and places we cannot. 


Trish Holder Interviews Joe Gorman, Contractor and Author of From Contractor to Consumer

Blog from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Sep 13, 2011 6:00 PM ET

California HVAC Contractor, Joe Gorman, tells Greenspiration Home what every homeowner should know before hiring a heating and cooling contractor--or building a new home.


Joined by Google, Inc. Magazine, Badgeville and Kiip, Skey to share insight into consumer loyalty and motivation through rewards programs

Press Release from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Sep 13, 2011 3:45 PM ET

Who:      Samantha Skey, Chief Revenue Officer, Recyclebank
              Christine Lagorio, Senior Online Editor, Inc. Magazine
              Amit Fulay, Product Manager, Google
              Kris Duggan, CEO & Co-Founder, Badgeville
              Brian Wong, Founder, Kiip

What:        “Real vs. Virtual Rewards: The Battle Over Consumer Motivation” panel discussion
Where:       Gamification Summit, New York City, The Museum of Jewish Heritage (Main Event Hall)
When:        Tuesday, September 15, from 9:45 a.m. - 10:40 a.m. EST 

Press Release from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Sep 13, 2011 2:00 PM ET

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) September 13, 2011 - The 9th CBSR Summit on CSR: Canadian Business as a Global Citizen: Social and Environmental Performance on the World Stage    

On Wednesday, October 26 join CBSR for a must-attend day of peer networking and learning.


by David Foster

Blog from in Environment
Sep 13, 2011 2:00 PM ET

We design products with consideration for their environmental impact. Sometimes it’s straightforward—usually it’s not. But that doesn’t matter because we believe it’s the right thing to do. Merchants of Virtue, a new book by independent journalist and writer Bill Birchard, tells the stories of our struggles to be good stewards of the environment.

Why Herman Miller? Bill Birchard in his own words:


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Press Release from in Environment
Sep 13, 2011 1:00 PM ET

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) September 13, 2011 - Summer's over and students are heading back into the classroom. This school year Climate Counts continues its mission of motivating companies to significantly improve their climate leadership... and we need your help. 


Non-Governmental Organization Veteran Joins Global Impact to Lead Campaign Management, Workplace Giving, Global Strategies and Partnerships

Press Release from in Business & Trade
Sep 13, 2011 11:55 AM ET

Scott Jackson, who starts in his new role October 3, brings 20-plus years of experience in strategic fundraising. He will be directly responsibility for workplace giving, campaign management for the Combined Federal Campaigns, public and private-sector partnerships, and strategic alliances. Jackson joins Global Impact after five years as Vice President for External Relations at PATH. Earlier, he managed a fundraising portfolio of more than $60 million. He also founded TRADEC (Trade and Development Consortium), one of the first marketing and communications firms in North America to specialize in international trade promotion, technology transfer and market access.

 


Blog from in Business & Trade
Sep 13, 2011 11:45 AM ET

H&M has been awarded with the gold medal in the survey "Sustainable Retail Company 2011" by the renowned German consumer initiative "Verbraucher Initiative".


Press Release from
Sep 13, 2011 10:25 AM ET

The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news. 


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