CSR News

Press Release from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Jun 28, 2011 11:35 AM ET

 (3BL Media / theCSRfeed) San Diego, CA - June 28, 2011 - Environmental firm Global 8 Environmental Technologies, Inc. (GBLE) has signed an agreement with Wheatware USA, Inc. to share profits from sales of Wheatware’s compostable products. This marks Global 8’s entry into the ‘Zero Waste’ compostable food service market, with potential sales to fast food restaurants, coffee houses and cafeterias throughout the world.

In Partnership with the EPA, Company Exceeds its 2010 Goals by More Than 19 Percent

Press Release from in Environment
Jun 28, 2011 11:12 AM ET
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Racine, Wis. - June 28, 2011 – SC Johnson announced today that it achieved its greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction goal set through the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Climate Leaders program. The company achieved a 27.4 percent absolute reduction, exceeding its goal to reduce total GHG emissions by eight percent from 2005. This marks the second time that SC Johnson has surpassed its GHG reduction goal.

The results presented in the Report demonstrate that sustainable development is managed efficiently and effectively.

Press Release from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Jun 28, 2011 11:00 AM ET

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) June 28, 2011 - The Société de transport de Montréal (STM) has just published its third Sustainable Development Report, GRI checked at Application Level C. The report is available at  www.stm.info/English/en-bref/a-dd.htm

Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Jun 28, 2011 10:45 AM ET

Hide your kids! Run for the hills! Another charity walk is coming through your streets!

Charity walks, runs and rides are nothing new; in fact, the nation’s first walk took place more than 40 years ago. Yet, the latest trend in charity walks is disparaging them.

Press Release from in Business & Trade
Jun 28, 2011 10:30 AM ET

The Business Action for Sustainable Development 2012 (BASD) today announced S. Gopalakrishnan as its new chair. He will lead the BASD in its efforts to strengthen the voice of the sustainable development business community at the 2012 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Rio+20).

Company Details Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Progress in Latest Report and Seeks Continued Stakeholder Input on 2020 Commitments

Press Release from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Jun 28, 2011 10:25 AM ET

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Atlanta - June 28, 2011 - Coca-Cola Enterprises (NYSE/NYSE Euronext Paris: CCE) released today its sixth company-wide Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability (CRS) Report, Committed to 2020: Shaping a Sustainable Future in Europe. Coca-Cola Enterprises employs 13,500 employees and operates 17 manufacturing facilities across Western Europe, where the company distributes a wide range of beverages including regular, no- and low-calorie sparkling, energy and sports drinks, waters, juices and juice drinks, coffees and teas. 

Press Release from
Jun 28, 2011 10:14 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.

Volcom teams up with Non-profit accessories brand on co-branded merchandise to empower women in Uganda.

Press Release from in Fashion & Apparel
Jun 28, 2011 9:01 AM ET

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Costa Mesa, CA - June 28th, 2011 – Volcom announced today a unique partnership with non-profit lifestyle brand, Krochet Kids international (KKi), as a part of its Give Back Series.

Press Release from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Jun 28, 2011 9:00 AM ET

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) June 28, 2011 - The Natural Step Canada's Sustainability for Leaders course is will be held in Edmonton Alberta on October 13-14, 2011. Early bird registrations are currently being accepted and group discounts are available.

Volcom's Give Back Series is one where the company teams up with people-based non-profit organizations to help raise awareness and funds for them.

Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Jun 28, 2011 9:00 AM ET

As a part of the ongoing Give Back Series, Volcom wrapped up the 2011 portion of their support with attendance at their 2011 TACA Family Picnic, presenting them with a check for $5,000.

The Company's latest Sustainable Development report is now available online.

Press Release from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Jun 28, 2011 8:30 AM ET

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) June 28, 2011 - Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (FCX) announces its 2010 Working Toward Sustainable Development report. This report is in accordance with the GRI G3 reporting guidelines. The report can been accessed at http://www.reportalert.info/ra/profiles/FMI/2011/?ID=39177 

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Jun 28, 2011 8:00 AM ET

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) New York - June 28, 2011 - More than $35 million in cumulative scholarships were offered to 136 Impact Scholars from Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C.

Partnership Aims to Increase Recycling Rates of Paperboard through Education and Incentives

Press Release from
Jun 28, 2011 12:00 AM ET

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) LA JOLLA, CA - June 28, 2011 - Kashi Company, the premier natural food and lifestyle company, and Recyclebank®, the company that rewards people for taking everyday green actions with discounts and deals from local and national businesses, today announced they are furthering their partnership with the re-launch of the “Points for Planet” program, featuring seven Kashi cereals. Based on the success of the program last year, Kashi has more than doubled the number of cereals featuri