Sustainability

MilliporeSigma Honors Earth Day Today and Every Day

Multimedia with summary

MilliporeSigma believes taking a holistic approach to sustainability helps scientists take big steps toward smaller footprints. Learn more about our efforts here.

Publix Commits $2 Million to Everglades Restoration Supporting Florida Freshwater Conservation

Press Release

LAKELAND, Fla., April 21, 2021 /3BL Media/ — In continuation of its commitment to water stewardship, Publix is contributing $2 million to remove invasive trees and plants in 1,000 acres of wetland in the Florida Everglades. These trees and plants use more than their share of water, interrupting Florida’s natural water system. The company is funding projects at Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary and the saline glades in Everglades National Park that will restore the health of these habitats and return an estimated 174 million gallons of water per year to the local environment. 

Antea Group Joins Forces With REMADE for Earth Day

Press Release

SAINT PAUL, Minn., April 22 2021 /3BL Media/ - In celebration of Earth Day, Antea Group is proud to announce that our organization has joined forces with the REMADE Institute, signing a pledge to accelerate the nation’s transition to a Circular Economy, increase the efficiency of resource use in manufacturing, reduce emissions, conserve resources, and create and sustain clean economy jobs.

Springtime in North America - a Time Featuring Corporate-investor Engagement and Proxy Voting on Critical Issues

G&A's Sustainability Highlights (4.16.2021)
Newsletter

Springtime comes to the USA with the pretty flowers in bloom, trees budding, the onset of warmer weather -- and asset owners and their managers participating willingly or reluctantly in the peak months of corporate proxy voting season. Typically, the corporate issuer develops the resolution(s) for voting by the shareholder base – for example, election of nominees for the board and approval of the outside auditing firm. And then… there are the resolutions prepared by the shareholders, usually not to executives liking.

Johnson & Johnson Vision Reinforces Sustainability Commitment

Summary: 
  • Business will source 100% of its electricity from renewable sources by 2025 and achieve carbon neutrality by 2030
  • New deal signed with JEA as part of its SolarMax program will ensure 100% renewable electricity at its global headquarters in Jacksonville, Florida
  • New sustainability vision launched for ACUVUE® brand contact lenses with all ACUVUE® contact lenses to be made using renewable electricity
Press Release
  • Business will source 100% of its electricity from renewable sources by 2025 and achieve carbon neutrality by 2030
  • New deal signed with JEA as part of its SolarMax program will ensure 100% renewable electricity at its global headquarters in Jacksonville, Florida
  • New sustainability vision launched for ACUVUE® brand contact lenses with all ACUVUE® contact lenses to be made using renewable electricity

HelloFresh Announces New Sustainable Packaging Solutions

Press Release
  • New partnership with Pratt Industries introduces circular packaging solutions using cardboard made of 100% recycled materials
  • Implementation of Box Fit algorithm significantly reduces unnecessary use of cardboard secondary packaging; Increased the use of HelloFresh’s smallest box to 60 percent

People Behind CSR at Cisco: Why an Inclusive Future Needs Environmental Sustainability

Blog

We have created a new blog series that will focus on the people behind Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) at Cisco. Each blog in this series will highlight a different Cisco employee who works closely with CSR initiatives across the company.

Comprehensive Goals Database Helps Your Company Set Strong Sustainability Goals

Companies are under pressure to set stronger sustainability goals. New free database offers guidance and hundreds of leading examples for benchmarking and inspiration.
Press Release

April 20, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Corporate sustainability goals are coming under increased scrutiny. And expectations of companies are growing.

Companies are increasingly called to account for their actions and asked to do their part. Strong sustainability goals can help your company show a credible commitment to a sustainable future.

If you want to set strong new goals or benchmark your existing sustainability goals, the Credible Goals Database is your tool.

Driving Packaging Sustainability From the Start

Fabien Thibault, global manager, product and packaging sustainability at MilliporeSigma
Article

Across industries, sustainability is becoming an increasing expectation. From reducing emissions to increasing recycling, both businesses and consumers are looking for ways in which they can reduce their environmental impact. But when it comes to products and packaging in the life science industry, developing sustainable solutions while meeting transit and safety regulation requirements is an ongoing challenge.

Now, imagine the complexity of executing this process for more than 300,000 products and 2.5 million SKUs along with associated packaging.

Virtual Showcase Highlights the Importance of Soil Health and Regenerative Agriculture for U.S. Cotton Farmers

Press Release

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., April 14 2021 /3BL Media/ – The Soil Health Institute (SHI), the non-profit charged with safeguarding and enhancing the vitality and productivity of soils, recently concluded the Healthy Soils for Sustainable Cotton Farmer Showcase, a series of eight online discussions with U.S. cotton farmers and soil health experts highlighting the challenges and positive impact soil health management systems can have on agricultural productivity and farm profitability.

Pages

Subscribe to Sustainability