Sustainability

Land Betterment Creates Economic Mobility Through Supply Chain Resilience

Company focused on developing a resilient supply chain to support local economies
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FISHERS, Ind., September 15, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Land Betterment Corporation (“Land Betterment” or the “Company”), an environmental solutions company fostering positive impact through upcycling former coal mining sites to create sustainable community development and job creation, believes it is imperative to the sustainability of its business to create resilient supply chains.  A resilient supply chain is one with a low carbon footprint which leads to lower transportation costs and lower goods spoilage.  Resilient supply chains are often locally based which spur and foster local economic mob

Mastronardi Completes 5th EFI Certification

Canadian Company Is One of Four Companies With Five or More Certifications
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WASHINGTON, September 15, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Mastronardi Produce (sold under the SUNSET® brand) has certified its fifth operation through Equitable Food Initiative. This certification marks a worthy milestone for Mastronardi, making it one of just a handful of companies to have certified five or more operations. Consumers can find a variety of tomatoes and peppers with the Responsibly Grown, Farmworker Assured® label at participating Costco Wholesale and Whole Foods Market locations.

Essity's Annual and Sustainability Report 2019: Our Strengths

Essity is improving well-being and contributing to a sustainable and circular society
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Essity’s vision is: Dedicated to improving well-being through leading hygiene and health solutions. We achieve this by offering our solutions to more people around the world, by constantly improving our customer and consumer offering and by promoting awareness of hygiene and health. We develop production, offerings and business models to contribute to a sustainable and circular society, which also creates new business opportunities for Essity. We have the highest MSCI ESG rating.

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AccountAbility Releases Latest Guidance on Sustainability Assurance

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NEW YORK/LONDON, September 9, 2020 /3BL Media/ - AccountAbility is pleased to introduce the next version of its AA1000 Assurance Standard – v3 – as the solution of choice for sustainability leaders seeking assurance of their sustainability management, performance, and reporting.

Antwerp 1920: A Symbol of Peace and Unity 100 Years After the Games

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Following World War I, the IOC selected Antwerp to host the 1920 Olympic Games. Organisers overcame many obstacles to deliver an edition of the Games that is still recognised for its lasting contributions to sport, gender equality, unity and peace. One hundred years later, as the entire world is fighting the devastating COVID-19 pandemic, the Olympic Games Antwerp 1920 live on as a symbol of post-crisis solidarity and recovery.

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Following World War I, the IOC selected Antwerp to host the 1920 Olympic Games. Organisers overcame many obstacles to deliver an edition of the Games that is still recognised for its lasting contributions to sport, gender equality, unity and peace. One hundred years later, as the entire world is fighting the devastating COVID-19 pandemic, the Olympic Games Antwerp 1920 live on as a symbol of post-crisis solidarity and recovery.

Five Home Energy Hacks to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

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by Manish Pant 

If the world is to meet the ambitious goals of the Paris Climate Agreement, including having 121 nations achieve net zero emissions by 2050, we need to reinvent the way we consume energy in our homes.

Consider the serious climate impact that home energy use represents:

Schneider Electric: The New Normality!

From an unsuspecting/a careless past into an arduous future – a résumé
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by Barbara Frei

I remember a time when ideas like environmental protection, climate neutrality, and energy efficiency were political issues. When these issues were discussed, camps on either side of the issues divided into “activists” and “realists”; the Greens and the Conservatives. Some went on to demonstrate and others went to the office. These were the 70s, 80s, and 90s of the past century.

Watch Land Betterment Corporation's Impact Minute Episode 13

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FISHERS, Ind., September 4, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Land Betterment Corporation (“Land Betterment” or the “Company”), an environmental solutions company fostering positive impact through upcycling former coal mining sites to create sustainable community development and job creation, is proud to release Episode 13 of its Impact Minute video blog.  The impact Minute is a weekly, short video series where members of the Company’s management team discuss entrepreneurship and creating sustainable business that aim to address environmental and social issues.  In this episode, Kirk

The Financial Sector & Corporate Universe - the “ESG Factors” Are Now Everywhere When Companies Seek Capital

G&A's Sustainability Highlights (09.03.2020)
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The roots of today’s “sustainable investing” approaches go back decades; the organizing principle often was often around  what investors viewed as “socially responsible”, “ethical”, “faith-based” and “values” investing.  “SRI” over time evolved into the more dominant sustainable or ESG investing in the 21st Century -- with many more mainstream investors today embracing the approach. 

Infographic: Earth Overshoot Day 2020

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Human demands on nature have been steadily rising since the 1900’s. In 2020,for the first time ever, we reduced our annual demand by almost 10%. Now imagine what we can achieve if we make this a priority. Today, Humanity’s Ecological Footprint is much higher than the Earth can renew. Earth Overshoot Day is an annual observance of the date when our demand on nature surpasses our planet’s capacity to provide. 

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