CSR News

Blog from in Supply Chain & the Circular Economy
Apr 24, 2017 5:15 PM ET

Today marks the beginning of Fashion Revolution Week remembering the Rana Plaza factory collapse, which many deem the deadliest disaster in the history of the garment industry. The tragedy, which took place on April 24, 2013, brought the fashion industry’s supply chain issues to light and sparked a global conversation between companies, consumers and workers.

Multimedia with summary from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Apr 24, 2017 5:10 PM ET

Rebuilding Together affiliates preserve existing affordable housing for low-income homeowners and revitalize communities across America.

Multimedia with summary from in Health and Wellness
Apr 24, 2017 5:00 PM ET

Ever wonder why everyone agrees that the current US healthcare system is seriously sick, but that nobody seems to agree on the remedy? A commentary by the editorial director of Modern Healthcare, Merrill Goozner, lays out a diagnosis and the prescription for a cure in direct terms.

Vote for your favorite recipe on Sodexo Insights as finalists vie for top prize in the 2017 Sodexo Future Chefs: Healthy Comfort Food Challenge

Press Release from in Education
Apr 24, 2017 4:55 PM ET

GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 24, 2017 /3BL Media/  – Sodexo, the world leader in Quality of Life Services and student nutrition partner to nearly 500 school districts throughout the U.S., today announces the five student finalists in the 2017 Sodexo Future Chefs Challenge. This year, elementary school students from Sodexo-served school districts across the United States were tasked with creating healthy comfort food options that children or adults will enjoy.

Press Release from in Environment
Apr 24, 2017 4:45 PM ET

April 24, 2017 /3BL Media/ -- The Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable (BIER) is proud to have been profiled in “Exploring the Case for Corporate Context-Based Water Targets.” This collaborative discussion paper details a new approach for setting corporate water metrics and targets. The paper was jointly authored by CDP, the CEO Water Mandate, The Nature Conservancy (TNC), World Resources Institute (WRI), and WWF.

Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Apr 24, 2017 4:35 PM ET

During National Volunteer Week, we celebrate volunteers who lend their time, talent, voice and support to causes they care about. Their stories inspire others to take action and discover their collective power to unite in making a difference.

Blog from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Apr 24, 2017 4:30 PM ET

In the Business Roundtable’s recent annual report – titled “Create, Grow, Sustain: Delivering Shared Success” – Michael W. Lamach, chairman and chief executive officer of Ingersoll Rand, offered insight into the company’s approach to sustainability and the ways in which collaboration is used to build and share success. In the report he says:

Blog from in Environment
Apr 24, 2017 4:20 PM ET

Originally posted on Bloomberg.com

Our founder and CEO Mike Bloomberg has long been committed to protecting the environment as an investment in our communities, our children’s future and our business. That ethos is embodied by the thousands of Bloomberg employees who devote their time to causes that create a cleaner and healthier planet.

Press Release from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Apr 24, 2017 3:05 PM ET

April 24, 2017/3BL Media/ - The Taproot Foundation convenes its 6th annual U.S. Pro Bono Summit on April 26 and 27 in New York City. This cross-sector gathering brings together leaders in the corporate, nonprofit and government sectors who are committed to expanding the use and impact of pro bono programming. For the first time, this year’s Summit will include a convening to discuss how the business community can meet the technology needs of the social sector through pro bono service.

Black & Veatch helped develop True Zero’s innovative infrastructure solution for first U.S. hydrogen station network

Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Apr 24, 2017 3:00 PM ET

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., April 24 2017 /3BL Media/– Black & Veatch has been selected for a prestigious Silver Edison Award for their support in developing True Zero’s California Hydrogen Network for fuel cell vehicles (FCVs). Black & Veatch delivered an advanced engineering, procurement and construction solution for the station network project. True Zero’s 19 refueling stations deployed in California form the first hydrogen network for FCVs in the United States.

Press Release from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Apr 24, 2017 2:50 PM ET

CALHOUN, Ga. April 24, 2017 /3BL Media/ — The 2016 Sustainability Report released by Mohawk Industries online today paints a comprehensive picture of the company’s innovation, passion and commitment to a better tomorrow and illustrates once again why the world’s largest flooring company is also the industry leader in sustainable technology.

Q&A with Darlene Goins, head of Wells Fargo Hands on Banking

Blog from in Education
Apr 24, 2017 2:30 PM ET

Wells Fargo’s Hands on Banking® program has a new website, improved features, expanded resources, and a shift in focus from financial education to financial capability. We asked Darlene Goins, head of the program, to explain the reasons behind the changes.

Q: What makes the Hands on Banking financial education program unique?

Two-toed sloth, bald eagle and boa constrictor visit North American headquarters

Blog from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Apr 24, 2017 2:30 PM ET

The FCA US Chrysler World Headquarters and Technology Center (CTC) in Michigan got a little wild last week when a few of nature’s finest dropped in for a visit to celebrate Earth Day 2017.

A two-toed sloth, bald eagle and a border collie trained to herd geese showed their stuff to employees who had the chance to ask questions and take pictures. Rounding out the cavalcade of animals were some flying squirrels, bats, owls, starfish, turtles, salamander, sea lamprey and a boa constrictor.

Press Release from in Business & Trade
Apr 24, 2017 2:20 PM ET

“Most severe attack on shareholder rights in 50 years,” says one investor; new investor research paper outlines wide-ranging benefits of shareholder proxy tool

Multimedia with summary from in Environment
Apr 24, 2017 2:10 PM ET

We continually monitor the environmental effects of our business, not only by creating many new and innovative products that consume less water and energy, but also by improving our manufacturing processes. Our expanded use of clean, renewable wind energy in Ohio is one example of how we work to minimize our impact on the planet.