Unilever’s Sustainable Living Plan: The Twitter Chat Synopsis

Those of you who missed last Friday’s twitter chat with Unilever’s CSO Gail Klintworth, can fear not. We’ve got a transcript of the chat’s highlights right here for you to reference.

The bulk of the chat concerned Unilever’s Sustainable Living Plan.  The plan has received a lot of attention and inspection since it was launched in 2010. On April 30th the company was awarded, for three years in a row, the #1 score by Globescan – SustainAbility ‘Sustainable Leaders 2013’ survey.

Storify synopsis after the jump…

A conversation with Unilever’s Chief Sustainability Officer Gail Klintworth on the Sustainable Living Plan’s progress, challenges, what’s necessary to shift global & local consumer mindsets and more: Moderated by CSRwire’s Aman Singh and Triple Pundit’s editorial duo Jennifer Boynton and Nick Aster.


Nick Aster is a new media architect and the founder of TriplePundit.com

TriplePundit.com has grown to become one of the web's leading sources of news and ideas on how business can be used to make the world a better place.

Prior to TriplePundit Nick worked for Mother Jones magazine, successfully re-launching the magazine's online presence. He worked for TreeHugger.com, managing the technical side of the publication for 3 years and has also been an active consultant for individuals and companies entering the world of micro-publishing. He earned his stripes working for Gawker Media and Moreover Technologies in the early days of blogging.

Nick holds an MBA in sustainable management from the Presidio School of Management and graduated with a BA in History from Washington University in St. Louis.