Identifying the Value of Sustainability Through Integrated Reporting


According to an April 2013 report by the Investor Responsibility Research Institute, only seven companies on the S&P 500 Index currently publish an integrated report, or one that quantifies sustainability programs in terms of bottom line impact.

Mastering Materiality

By: Dave Knight – Director: DNV GL Sustainability Advisory Services, Business Assurance

The concept of materiality is cropping up everywhere.

Behind Intel Corp's Conflict-free Commitment


In January, Intel Corp. announced that it its microprocessors are now ‘conflict-free’, meaning the metals used in their computer chips (tin, tantalum, tungsten and gold) are not fueling armed conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Diving Deeper: Sustainability Experts Grapple with Defining Stakeholders in Day2 of Open Online #ThinkTank


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In the second day of the week-long Materiality ThinkTank, sustainability experts delved deeper into the question of how to define appropriate stakeholders for giving input on companies' materiality determinations. Participants generally agreed that companies need to synthesize and transcend the prevailing standards to come to their own choices of relevant stakeholders.

Food and Agriculture Sustainability Materiality Course Register Now For The GRI Business Transparency Program in Orlando, FLORIDA April 9th & 10th

Sustainability Reporting Food and Agriculture Focus LIVE Panel Discussion sponsored by Darden Restaurants and Sustainable Florida GRI G4 Certification, Six Months Coaching Sessions & Access to Comprehensive Research on Food and Agriculture Materiality
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Sustainability Reporting Food and Agriculture Focus

LIVE Panel Discussion sponsored by Darden Restaurants and Sustainable Florida

SASB Reveals What You Investors Want to Know

Friday, March 7
2 p.m. ET | 1 p.m. CT | Noon MT | 11 a.m. PT
How do you ensure you're sharing the material information your investors want to know? 

Workiva Launches Data Collection to Simplify Sustainability Reporting

Press Release

Feb. 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Workiva, the leader in business reporting technology for more than 60 percent of Fortune 500 companies, announces the launch of Wdesk Data Collection for sustainability reporting

Cone Launches Materiality360

New Service Offering Provides Integrated Approach for Identifying and Prioritizing Material Issues; Compliant With New GRI G4 Guidelines
Press Release

January 15, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Cone Communications, a Boston-based public relations agency specializing in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), is launching a new CSR product, Materiality360(SM), which will serve as a one-stop solution for companies looking to identify and analyze their top material issues.

Materiality Reporting Workshops & Support Programs For US Companies, Trade Associations, Supply Chain Partners, Provided by ISOS Group & G&A Institute

With increased focus on "materiality" issues for corporate reporting on sustainability strategies, performance & stakeholders engagement, and the new G4 Guidelines, the GRI Business Transparency Program for the US announced by ISOS Group & G&A Institute
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November 26, 2013 /3BL Media/ - ISOS Group, a GRI Certified training partner in the U.S. and Governance & Accountability Institute, the exclusive data partner for GRI in the U.S. A. have partnered to conduct the GRI Business Transparency Program in the United States for companies, trade associations, and supply chains associated with particular sectors. This symbolic move to address supply chain measures was launched last week at Baruch College’s Zicklin School of Business in Manhattan.


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