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Tech Firms Top JUST Capital Rankings by Prioritizing Worker Pay

Technology companies swept nine of the top 10 spots in the 2018 Rankings of America’s most JUST companies, with Microsoft leading the pack, due to its performance on pay equity, the environment and overall leadership.

Hydrogen Skeptics Be Warned – Hyundai Has an H2 Vision

Hyundai Motor Group announced a roadmap for the hydrogen powered future it’s calling “FCEV Vision 2030.” But will these next-gen vehicles give electric cars a run for their money?

The Year Wall Street Got Sustainable Investing

2018 is beginning to look as though it is the year Wall Street is recognizing the value of sustainable investing, but Amy Domini insists we must still use finance to help save people and the planet.

Act Now for Sustainability! Should Companies Be Activists?

Just what are the expectations, limitations and challenges that companies should consider when embracing activism? And how can we distinguish between companies making social change and others simply executing a public relations exercise?

Mosaic’s Personal Mission to Combat Food Insecurity

The Mosaic Company is committed to working toward zero hunger by investing in hunger relief initiatives around the globe.

Soy (Hopefully) Won’t Become the Next Palm Oil: Here’s Why

Key stakeholders are on the verge of creating a financial incentive to prevent farmers from continuing to degrade Brazil’s tropical savanna region, the Cerrado.

Investors Managing $32 Trillion Demand Climate Action

A record 415 investors managing $32 trillion are predicting dire consequences if world leaders leave the COP24 climate negotiations this week in Katowice, Poland without putting teeth into the goals of the 2015 Paris Agreement.

SPECIAL SERIES: From Farm to Fork

How General Mills Sustainably Sources Food Ingredients from Around the World

General Mills’ director of global sustainability sourcing outlines the company’s commitment to transparency, supply chain resiliency and sustainably sourcing priority ingredients by the end of 2020.

2019 Food Trends Include Fish-Free Tuna, Mushroom Jerky and BYOVB

It’s the time of the year when everyone is looking ahead at what the New Year will bring. Whole Foods Market recently released predictions for the top food trends of 2019, as selected by the retailer’s team of global buyers and experts.

The Triple Bottom Line

At it's core, triple bottom line thinking ties the social and environmental impact of an organization’s activities to its economic performance.

Employee Engagement

Employee engagement is a longstanding concept in business management. The theory is that when employees are engaged in the company's activities, they'll work harder and stay longer, which will reduce costs. Here we explore some popular ways to keep employees engaged.

Sustainability Reporting

Here we explore the many ways companies are reporting on their sustainability, from traditional GRI-indexed sustainability reports to visually dynamic websites that update in real time.

From Farm to Factory: A 3 Part Series on Social Impacts in Apparel

In this 3-part series is underwritten by C&A Foundation, we explore how cotton, supply chain transparency and bonded labor shape the apparel supply chain and influence the clothes on our backs.

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Smithfield Foods Adds 250 Jobs in North Carolina With New Distribution Center

SMITHFIELD, Va., Dec. 14 /CSRwire/ –  Smithfield Foods, Inc. is pleased to announce the grand opening of its new distribution center in Tar Heel,…
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Dec

Siemens Foundation and Discovery Education Announce 2019 Possibility Grant Sweepstakes

$10,000 grant unveiled to enhance K-12 access to STEM education
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Dec

In Federal Appeal, Donziger Seeks Reversal of Chevron’s Latest Subpoena “Assault” on Indigenous Peoples

Facing Courtroom Setbacks, Chevron Trying To Seize Computer and Cell Phone of Its Adversary While Targeting Numerous Individuals and Banks