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Land Betterment Corporation Highlights the World Economic Forum's Whitepaper on Measuring Stakeholder Capitalism

Land Betterment discusses the actionable items from The World Economic Forum’s White Paper on Measuring Stakeholder Capitalism to create consistency in sustainability reporting
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FISHERS, Ind. September 23, 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, supports and is ready to take action based on the World Economic Forum’s White Paper on Measuring Stakeholder Capitalism.  

Tork Releases Two New Reach for the Stars Reports to Help Restaurants Navigate the New Normal

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As we will live with the consequences of COVID-19 for a long time, hygiene and food safety will be a top priority for restaurant mangers going forward. To support restaurants in these challenging times, Tork, a leading global professional hygiene brand, is publishing two new reports to help owners and managers adjust and find success in the new normal.

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As we will live with the consequences of COVID-19 for a long time, hygiene and food safety will be a top priority for restaurant mangers going forward. To support restaurants in these challenging times, Tork, a leading global professional hygiene brand, is publishing two new reports to help owners and managers adjust and find success in the new normal.

Essity's Annual and Sustainability Report 2019: Strategically Driving Efficiency

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Essity works continually to improve efficiency by increasing productivity, reducing material, energy and logistics costs and minimizing waste. This strengthens our competitiveness and enhances our financial performance while reducing environmental impact. We are working to leverage digitalization, innovation, global economies of scale and knowledge sharing to increase efficiency in the supply chain and create a world-class value chain.

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Essity works continually to improve efficiency by increasing productivity, reducing material, energy and logistics costs and minimizing waste. This strengthens our competitiveness and enhances our financial performance while reducing environmental impact. We are working to leverage digitalization, innovation, global economies of scale and knowledge sharing to increase efficiency in the supply chain and create a world-class value chain.

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.

Strong brands and successful innovations

Essity's Annual and Sustainability Report 2019

Essity reports sustainability information in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiatives (GRI) guidelines for GRI Reporting Standards: Core.
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Essity reports sustainability information in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiatives (GRI) guidelines for GRI Reporting Standards: Core.

The Report has been structured in accordance with GRI principles, meaning that the content is determined by the issues that are most material to Essity and its stakeholders, and that the content provides a complete overview of the operations. 

In addition to the information published in the Annual and Sustainability Report you can below find additional information about Essity's:  

Outcome of the Essity/UNICEF Partnership “Hygiene is our right”

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After concluding the first year, more than 7200 children and adolescents in Mexico City and Chihuahua have benefited from the Essity and UNICEF partnership "Hygiene is our Rights"-program. 

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After concluding the first year, more than 7200 children and adolescents in Mexico City and Chihuahua have benefited from the Essity and UNICEF partnership "Hygiene is our Rights"-program. 

Goodyear Increases Transparency, Progresses Toward Goals in Annual Corporate Responsibility Report

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AKRON, Ohio, September 10, 2020 /3BL Media/ – The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company released its annual report on corporate responsibility performance. The report summarizes the company’s actions in 2019 that demonstrate Goodyear’s continued commitment to ethical and sustainable processes, materials and programs that can help people, communities and the environment. 

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. 

Lobster Populations Remain Healthy as Wind Farm Study Results Are Published

Wind farm construction and operation has no significant negative impact on the ecology of European lobsters, according to the study.
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Results from a survey have recently been published by the Holderness Fishing Industry Group (HFIG) which suggest that wind farm construction and operation has no significant negative impact on the ecology of European lobsters.

Leading green energy providers Ørsted worked with HFIG in 2013 to conduct a long-term study which examined the ecological effects on shellfish during the construction and operation of Westermost Rough offshore wind farm, off the east coast of the United Kingdom.

Business Lessons From a Small Virus on a Big Planet

By Mathis Wackernagel & Kevin Self
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In an e-book produced for this year’s Earth Overshoot Day, Schneider Electric and Global Footprint Network spelled out why "one-planet prosperity" — the need for all to thrive within the limited capacity of our planet — is an ever-more-defining context for businesses, and one that can be quantified and monitored. It is the essence of Schneider Electric’s strategy but it also applies to any other business that wants to invest into its own longevity. It is the logical reaction to the shifting context of ecological overuse.

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