CSR News

Article from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Apr 25, 2017 10:45 AM ET

 

Domtar’s celebration of International Earth Day starts early, with a weeklong emphasis leading up to the worldwide day on April 22. We call it Earth Week, and we’ll spend it focusing on the natural gifts of our planet and giving back to our communities.


Blog from in Environment
Apr 25, 2017 10:45 AM ET

Even in this new and uncertain political era, chemical businesses have strong reasons for maintaining their environmental reputation. As a key segment in the logistics and supply chain of many consumer product manufacturing operations (from clothing to energy to technology), chemical companies must protect their own, and their customers’ environmental reputations.  


Sodexo Group aims to ensure 100% of its sites have implemented waste management programs and actions to prevent and reduce food surplus and waste by 2025

Press Release from in Environment
Apr 25, 2017 10:40 AM ET

GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 25, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Sodexo, the world leader in Quality of Life Services, and a founding member of the International Coalition for Food Waste, is an industry leader in preventing, reducing and eliminating food waste, which accounts for $940 billion in economic losses annually.


Multimedia with summary from in Human Resources
Apr 25, 2017 10:35 AM ET

Barbara Byrne, Vice Chairman of Banking spoke as a panelist at the 2017 Women's Empowerment Principles Forum.

Barbara Byrne, Vice Chairman of Banking, recently spoke as a panelist at the 2017 Women's Empowerment Principles Forum, hosted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, United Nations Office for Partnerships, UN Women and the UN Global Compact.


Article from in Health and Wellness
Apr 25, 2017 10:30 AM ET

Carnival Cruise Line has announced that Carnival Elation has scored a second consecutive perfect 100 health score during a recent unannounced inspection in Jacksonville, Florida.

To read more about the perfect score and inspection, click here for the complete story on CruiseFever.net. 


Article from in Health and Wellness
Apr 25, 2017 10:30 AM ET

Meet Tiringo Alamirew Dersie from Ethiopia. She envisions a future in which her four children have an opportunity to live their healthiest lives possible. Key to achieving that vision is ensuring her children have access to needed vaccines.

“I will do whatever I need to do to make sure they achieve their dreams,” Tiringo says.


RS200 to RS250kW models available with most efficient airend available today

Press Release from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Apr 25, 2017 10:30 AM ET

DAVIDSON, N.C., April 25, 2017 /3BL Media/- Ingersoll Rand®, a global leader in compression technologies and services, introduced new models to its line of Next Generation R-Series oil-flooded rotary screw air compressors, which provide a more energy-efficient solution for customers with high capacity air requirements.


Episode #7 - Danielle Holly, CEO of Common Impact

Multimedia with summary from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Apr 25, 2017 10:15 AM ET

In this episode of Community Voices of Change, Daniel Horgan interviews Common Impact CEO, Danielle Holly about Common Impact's work with companies designing and implementing skill-based volunteering initiatives, her insights on nonprofit capacity building and pro tips on project management. 


Blog from in Health and Wellness
Apr 25, 2017 10:10 AM ET

Imagine the world around you in darkness. For millions of people this darkness is a reality. Blindness takes away so much more than vision. It can impede your ability to gain an education. It can prevent you from finding employment. It can lead you and your family into a life of poverty.

Currently 285 million people around the world are visually impaired. Of that number, 246 million have low vision and 39 million are blind. 

Visual Impairment = Low Vision + Blindness


By Laura Phillips SVP – Sustainability, Walmart

Blog from in Environment
Apr 25, 2017 10:00 AM ET

What is sustainability? For businesses and consumers alike, it means finding cleaner, renewable sources of energy like solar panels and wind turbines, and reducing waste using the three R’s – reduce, reuse, recycle.

Companies like Walmart and our suppliers can go one step further by setting a goal to sell products that are sourced and produced with people and the environment in mind.


Article from in Environment
Apr 25, 2017 9:35 AM ET

by Rebecca Adamson, Native American economist, Founder and President, First Peoples Worldwide 

“The fight against the Dakota Access Pipeline has implications beyond the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. It is a fight for everyone who wants clean air, clean water, and gender equality. As governments increasingly prove incapable or unwilling to protect these things, citizens are turning to the market and the market is responding.” 


Press Release from in Education
Apr 25, 2017 9:30 AM ET

April 25, 2017 /3BL Media/ - The Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership, in partnership with the Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc., offers a two-day, deep dive into Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and the related fields of philanthropy, sustainability, risk management, and ethics.


by Adam Bonislawski

Blog from in Environment
Apr 25, 2017 9:05 AM ET

As the saying goes, one man’s trash is another man’s treasure. And what’s more treasured, particularly in dense urban areas, than parkland?

Changing patterns of waste disposal are making many conventional landfills obsolete, and, in turn, municipalities are repurposing these facilities as green spaces, at once removing public eyesores and adding new amenities for their residents.


Cabot Creamery and Others Put Donation Programs to Work for the Community

Blog from in Philanthropy
Apr 25, 2017 9:00 AM ET

For companies looking for simple, cost-effective ways to give back to the community, it’s hard to beat a donation program.  Providing products or gift cards to local community groups is often the first step a company takes in launching a corporate giving program.  It’s relatively easy to get started and the benefits for corporate donors are significant:


Multimedia with summary from in Environment
Apr 25, 2017 9:00 AM ET

With Earth Day on April 22, Consumers Energy employees showed their commitment to “leaving it better than they found it,” with volunteers fanning out across Michigan to tackle community projects.


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