May 18, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Freeport-McMoRan has been named one of the 100 Best Corporate Citizens in the U.S. in annual rankings based on the environmental, social and governance practices of the 1,000 largest publicly traded companies.
Freeport ranked 61st overall and fifth in the Minerals Industry category. This is the 10th time the company has made the list since 2007. Freeport most recently made the top 100 in 2019.
This year’s State of Science Index (SOSI) shows that there is hope on the horizon for science. While all generations have exceptionally high trust in science (90% younger, 89% older), younger generations are more likely to say science is very important to their everyday lives (61% of Gen Z and Millennials, vs. 53% of Gen X and Baby Boomers). Looking further, SOSI data indicates that social impact is the next big opportunity for science.
January 25, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Public support is overwhelming for the U.S. Department of Labor’s proposed rule addressing the consideration of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) criteria and allowing proxy voting in retirement plans, according to a new report by the Ceres Accelerator for Sustainable Capital Markets, US SIF: The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment, and Environmental Defense Fund.
To achieve a cleaner, safer, more sustainable world, all companies must realize the importance and value of managing Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)-related business challenges in a way that fits their pace and unique objectives. And as the industry landscape shifts to prioritize socially responsible business practices, ESG has become a critical business focus.
by Carole Liable, CEO of Domini Impact Investments
For women-led and impact leading Domini Impact Investments, sustainable investing isn’t a trend; it’s a tradition. CEO Carole Laible explains what’s ahead for sustainable investing in 2022—and why women are the ones that will continue to power its momentum.
Investors and business stakeholders have a difficult job: predict which companies have the greatest potential return and the lowest risk. Financial statements tell part of the story, but there’s so much more involved in business success or failure.
Pop quiz! What are Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) and why do they matter to you? If you’ve heard of them but aren’t really sure what they are, you aren’t alone. PFAS compounds have been part of commercial products and manufacturing for decades and have been increasingly linked with health and environmental risk, thus drawing increasing levels of public scrutiny and regulation.
Environmental concerns used to be fringe territory for activists and only widely visible in the wake of a major disaster. Now sustainability, environmental stewardship, and climate change are mainstream focal points.
Since 2002, Gildan's sustainability program has helped guide its business operations in all areas related to integrating Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) practices into its long-term business strategy. Read as Peter Iliopoulos, Senior Vice President of Taxation, Sustainability, and Governmental Affairs at Gildan, and Claudia Sandoval, Vice President of Corporate Citizenship at Gildan, share their thoughts on the Company's ESG program today and how the organization plans to accelerate ESG in the future.
It's our 20-year anniversary this year! To celebrate we are looking back at our history, and how the Alliance has evolved and grown stronger over time. Our trusted long-standing relationships and ability to offer EHS solutions to clients globally has stood the test of time. In this first video, we hear about why Inogen Alliance was started from Bob Karls.