Johnson & Johnson: CSR & Sustainability News

Johnson & Johnson is an American multinational medical devices, pharmaceutical and consumer packaged goods manufacturer founded in 1886. Its common stock is a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the company is listed among the Fortune 500. Johnson & Johnson’s brands include numerous household names of medications and first aid supplies. Among its well-known consumer products are the Band-Aid Brand line of bandages, Tylenol medications, Johnson’s baby products, Neutrogena skin and beauty products, Clean & Clear facial wash and Acuvue contact lenses.


Webinar: Join ‘The Sustainable Edge’ With UL Environment On August 26

Join UL Environment, Johnson & Johnson, ASSA ABLOY, and LG to learn why sustainability is the new business imperative and what industry leaders…

Sustainability & Innovation: Paulette Frank, Johnson & Johnson

At SB15 we asked how innovation may or may not drive advancements in sustainability. We got a terrific range of responses, which we've…
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Fortune 500 Companies, NGOs Unite to Address Renewable Energy Demand

Twelve leading U.S. companies have partnered with the WWF and WRI to overcome unmet renewable energy demand, with the Renewable Energy Buyers’ Principles.
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3p Weekend: 10 Companies That Are Actually Listening to Customers About Controversial Ingredients

While many companies turn a deaf hear to customers' requests for transparency, some are heeding the call and taking bold steps toward sustainable…

Video Interview: Erol Odabasi, Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices

Nick Aster talks to Erol Odabasi about how the business case for sustainability was won at Johnson & Johnson's Medical Devices and Diagnostics…
MEANINGFUL LIFE Iraci Leandro dos Santos finds purpose in the mantra “We recycle and the Earth benefits.” Image credit: Johnson & Johnson

Johnson & Johnson’s Project Phoenix Helps Brazilian Garbage Scavengers Rise from the Ashes

Johnson & Johnson needed post consumer recycled paper for their BandAid boxes so they turned to a Brazilian group of landfill scavengers.
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Trend: Wellness Programs Enhance Employee Engagement

Leading employers are now offering wellness programs reduce stress and emotional exhaustion and increase job satisfaction.

ALEC Looking to Turn the Clock Back on Renewables

The Electricity Freedom Act is nothing more than a shameless attempt to repeal Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) legislation in any and all of…
PulpWorks' PVC-free prototype for a bleach pen replaces the "blister pack" which produces tons of PVC per product line.

PulpWorks: Recycled Paper Will Replace Toxic PVC in Packaging

100% recycled, molded pulp replacing PVC: this is the dream of PulpWorks, Inc., a new company designing custom packaging (some of it very…
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One in Three Hospitals Switching to Greener Purchasing, Survey Finds

Due to a survey of 257 purchasing managers and executives commissioned by Johnson & Johnson, 35 percent had already changed suppliers due to…

Johnson & Johnson Announces a Ban on Harmful Chemicals in Products

Johnson & Johnson announced this week that it would ban harmful chemicals from their products by 2016.

Eight Companies with Best-in-Class Employee Matching Gift Programs

Did you know that over 65% of Fortune 500 companies offer employee matching gift programs? Here are eight companies that offer best in…

How Measuring Health Can Strengthen the Bottom Line

Solving human needs – Health, Wealth, Earth, Equality and Trust – can be profitable. This feature delves into metrics of physical & mental…

Get Ready for Forest Footprint Disclosure

If you were wondering what would be the next stop in the journey of businesses to identify their impacts and dependencies on ecosystem…
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Johnson & Johnson Updates Its 1943 Credo for 21st Century CSR Program

Marking its 125th year of operation, Johnson & Johnson has just launched a new corporate social responsibility plan called Healthy Future 2015. Though…