The first annual Impact Weaver Award recognizes the internal leaders that work behind the scenes to build the team and operational infrastructure that make up a successful organization. Triple Pundit chats with winner Mary Voelbel at the SOCAP14 conference.
Category: Corporate Responsibility
This category is about corporate social responsibility (CSR), a form of corporate self-regulation integrated into a business model. The goal of CSR is to embrace responsibility for the company’s actions and encourage a positive impact through its activities on the environment, consumers, employees, communities, stakeholders and all other members of the public sphere.
Carbon offsets can effectively reduce our environmental impact or that of our companies. But to do this, offsets must be carefully selected and used for the right reasons. This guide is meant to demonstrate how to genuinely offset carbon emissions.
How can a manufacturer reformulate a cleaning product to contain fewer harmful chemicals, and how can a retailer stock its shelves with more eco-friendly merchandise? UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a product safety testing and certification company, thinks it may have a solution: a set of data tools that helps businesses search and choose ingredients and products based on their environmental and social responsibility profiles.
A number of innovative projects around the world are improving people’s lives by replacing inefficient products with simple, effective technologies and services.
Elaine Cohen takes an up-close look at Fiat Group’s 2013 report and how it complies with the Global Reporting Initiative’s G4 Guidelines.
Although online data can provide great benefit, it presents numerous security issues as well, and consumer demand for security is largely unmet.
For the past four months, we have been working closely with our Saatchi & Saatchi network colleagues in Tokyo, Japan on a very exciting project inspiring creativity in kids all over the world. It’s called Dream Car of the Day, and it stemmed from an annual art contest that Toyota Motor Sales & Marketing hosts … Continued
Sierra Club’s Annual Cool Schools rankings are out. And the winner is … the University of California, Irvine. Congratulations, Anteaters! After assessing the methodology and rankings of the top winners, compared to the others, I offer the following six tips for increasing your ranking as a green school.
Last week, in partnership with aluminum manufacturer, Novelis, Red Hare Brewing Co. began packaging its beer in a can made of 90 percent recycled aluminum.
Salesforce.com recently released its most recent sustainability report, which covers the company’s progress on operational efficiency and green building.
Fans of Frosted Flakes and Eggo, two Kellogg Co. brands, who are also champions of sustainability have something to cheer about: Kellogg recently announced new social and environmental commitments.