“The carbon tax anchors our greenhouse gas reduction strategy in the heart of our business, activating our entire organization in support of our 2020 goal to obtain our energy from non-fossil fuel sources,” said CEO John Replogle in a statement.
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.
How can investors help the world meet targets set in the Paris Agreement? From impact investing to low-carbon portfolios, a number of options are beginning to emerge.
In April, Walmart announced it had reduced the use of “high-priority chemicals” by 95 percent. This week, the retailer shared more information on its progress and how it defines these ingredients.
The aughts saw a plethora of new Sustainable MBA programs launch and expand. Is Presidio Graduate School’s acquisition of Pinchot University (formerly known as Bainbridge Graduate Institute) the sign of things to come?
A new fund has the potential to turn $1 million in private donations into $9 million in tangible benefits for the Mississippi River Delta region. Those benefits could rise to as much as $168 million over the lifetime of the project, local experts say.
Thomas Raymond, director of environmental sustainability at Hormel Foods, shares lessons learned from the company’s journey to reduce solid waste.
Versaic, Starwood Hotels & Resorts and the Rensselaerville Institute worked together to develop a results-focused plan for the hotel chain’s corporate philanthropy initiatives. Here’s what they learned.
SPECIAL SERIES: Rethink Reuse
The corporate-nonprofit partnership is a rare beast. But when done correctly, such models are a boon for communities, nonprofits and businesses.
Three students in Bard College’s MBA in Sustainability program share their recommendations for building a sustainability consulting portfolio before graduation.
Green vehicles provide a more efficient fleet, while saving your business money on fuel, taxes, maintenance and even fleet insurance. These four expert tips can help you revamp your fleet to save both fuel and money.
Microbeads are banned from “rinse-off cosmetics” in the U.S. as of July 1, 2019. But the world’s largest personal care companies are lagging when it comes to removing this destructive ingredient, says Greenpeace — which is advocating for a global ban.