Technology. Innovation & Solutions CSR News

Leaders Call for Bold Action Where Climate, Health, and Equity Meet in the Built Environment

Living Future 2021: Inclusion + Unity Highlights Leaders Building a Movement Built on Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice
Press Release

April 23, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Living Future 2021: Inclusion + Unity put a spotlight on climate, health, and equity in the built environment, closing today with awards celebrating leaders and projects inspiring transformational changes.

Owens Corning: Sustainable Innovation to Expand Our Product Handprint

Blog

Product Innovation & Stewardship

2020 Goals:

  • Create a pipeline of sustainable products.
  • Increase value through sustainability in the innovation process.

2020 Targets:

Beyond Today, Shaping Tomorrow: 20 Years of Sustainability at Owens Corning

Leaders from around the company offer their perspective on the work that brought us this far, and the work that lies ahead.
Summary: 

INTRODUCTION

With the publication of this year’s Sustainability Report, we recognize the need to look back on our accomplishments as they relate to our 2020 sustainability goals. We have achieved a great many of those goals, and even when we have fallen short, we can still point to significant progress in our efforts. In this section, we discuss some of the steps we have taken in pursuit of our 2020 goals. In addition, members of Owens Corning’s leadership share their insights on how far our company has come on our sustainability journey and where we need to go.

Blog

INTRODUCTION

With the publication of this year’s Sustainability Report, we recognize the need to look back on our accomplishments as they relate to our 2020 sustainability goals. We have achieved a great many of those goals, and even when we have fallen short, we can still point to significant progress in our efforts. In this section, we discuss some of the steps we have taken in pursuit of our 2020 goals. In addition, members of Owens Corning’s leadership share their insights on how far our company has come on our sustainability journey and where we need to go.

Tetra Tech Releases Our 2021 Sustainability Report Card and ESG Goals for the Next Decade

Sharing results of our five-year environmental, social, and governance goals and commitments for 2030
Article

Tetra Tech’s 2021 Sustainability Report shares our progress during our first decade of sustainability reporting and our environmental, social, and governance (ESG) commitments for 2030.

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.

Dow and Mura Technology Announce Partnership to Scale Game-changing New Advanced Recycling Solution for Plastics

Summary: 
  • Technology can recycle all forms of plastic – including multi-layer, flexible plastics often used in food packaging.
  • Dow to play pivotal role in Mura’s global rollout of 1MM metric tonnes of recycling capacity by 2025.
  • Dow to receive supply of recycled feedstocks made from plastics waste from Mura’s first-of-its-kind plant in Teesside, UK, supplying major brands across the globe with sustainable plastic products.
  • Future Mura sites planned in US, Germany, and Asia as Mura’s global rollout accelerates.
Press Release
  • Technology can recycle all forms of plastic – including multi-layer, flexible plastics often used in food packaging.
  • Dow to play pivotal role in Mura’s global rollout of 1MM metric tonnes of recycling capacity by 2025.
  • Dow to receive supply of recycled feedstocks made from plastics waste from Mura’s first-of-its-kind plant in Teesside, UK, supplying major brands across the globe with sustainable plastic products.
  • Future Mura sites planned in US, Germany, and Asia as Mura’s global rollout accelerates.

Satellite Monitoring to Protect Endangered Forests

Multimedia with summary

Satellite Monitoring technology allows Georgia-Pacific to observe more than 6-million-acres being protected in our endangered forest mapping program, in real-time.

You can learn more about GP and sustainability here.

Honoring Earth Day and Helping Customers Achieve Their EV Innovation Goals

By Marie Hattar, Chief Marketing Officer
Blog

Today marks the 51st annual celebration of Earth Day. Still, few people are aware of its early beginnings or have heard of Gaylord Nelson. On April 22, 1970, Wisconsin Senator Nelson issued a call to action and 20 million people in the biggest cities across the U.S. mobilized their communities for the first Earth Day—now recognized in 190 countries around the world. 

Arbor Day Foundation Enlists AT&T and DroneSeed to Accelerate Tree Plantings After Western Wildfires

Drones to plant 60,000 trees at rate six times faster and years earlier than traditional methods
Press Release

LINCOLN, Neb., April 22, 2021 /3BL Media/  – The Arbor Day Foundation (ADF) today announced it will accelerate the planting of over 60,000 trees through a collaboration with AT&T and DroneSeed to deploy drones across 300 acres of the western United States devasted by wildfires.

Sappi's Ultracast Viva® Wins Green Product Award 2021

Company awarded for sustainable product development and design of casting and release paper
Press Release

April 21, 2021 / 3BL Media/ Sappi North America, Inc., a leading producer and supplier of diversified paper, packaging products and pulp, announced that its Ultracast Viva release paper has won the Green Product Award 2021 jury prize in the fashion category.

Pages

Subscribe to Technology. Innovation & Solutions