Leading third-party certifier SCS Global Services (SCS) announced today that it is now approved by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as a Third Party Certifier (TPC) for the Formaldehyde Emission Standards for Composite Wood Products, commonly referred to as the EPA Formaldehyde Rule. In this role, SCS is now authorized to conduct independent certification assessments of composite wood […]
Comcast NBCUniversal released its 2017 Corporate Social Responsibility Report today. It covers the following five themes: Building connected communities Creating media that matters Inspiring innovation Transforming the customer experience Empowering our people To read the full report, click here.
DONG Energy announces that its target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 96% by 2023 is now officially approved by the Science Based Target initiative as aligned with climate science. The target is significantly more ambitious than what is required by the Paris Agreement. Halting climate change requires a fundamental transformation of the way we lead our […]
Today, the Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) opened the nomination process for its 2018 HACR Young Hispanic Corporate Achievers™ (YHCA) program. The nomination period will remain open until Friday, August 4, 2017 (5:00 PM, Eastern Time). The finalists will be announced no later than Friday, December 1, 2017. Nominees selected as finalists will participate […]
Yesterday evening, Points of Light, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service, announced the 50 most community-minded companies in the United States. The Civic 50 provides a national standard for superior corporate citizenship and showcases how companies can use their time, skills and other resources to improve the quality of life in the communities […]
To kick off the first day of summer, there’s an easy way to keep it cool and save energy – and the environment – in the process. Generation 180, a non-profit creating a cultural shift in energy awareness and clean energy adoption, is urging shoppers to Keep It Cool and identify stores with open doors […]
Blue Cross and Blue Shield (BCBS) companies and their foundations around the country increased their support for community programs that promote healthier behaviors and address social determinants of health – the social factors that can negatively impact health – such as homelessness and food insecurity, according to the ninth annual “The Health of America Community […]
CEF presented the 2017 C.K. Prahalad Awards in two categories, with honors for sustainability leadership by an individual executive to Urs Hölzle, Senior Vice President of Technical Infrastructure for Google, and by a collaboration to the Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance (REBA). The jury also extended an honorary award to Dr. John B. Goodenough, Professor in […]