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Source: Fox News
Apple CEO Tim Cook has upped the ante in its denial of an investigative report claiming a Chinese spy chip was embedded into the tech giant's servers, telling BuzzFeed News that Bloomberg must retract the story--"This did not...
October 19, 2018 Clean electric cars aren’t as clean as you might thinkSource: Toronto Star
By 2021, capacity will exist to build batteries for more than 10 million cars running on 60 kilowatt-hour packs, according to data of Bloomberg New Energy Finance. Most supply will come from places like China, Thailand, Germany...
October 19, 2018 Business Leaders Support Long-Term View of Corporate GovernanceSource: 24/7 Wall St.
An ad hoc group of U.S. business leaders on Thursday released their list of corporate governance principles for publicly traded companies, their boards of directors and institutional investors.
October 20, 2018 A Closer Look at the Sustainability of Our Groundwater AquifersSource: EOS
Researchers use a new approach to assessing the world’s largest aquifers in hopes of improving groundwater management during drought periods.
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Monday, 15. October 2018
The buzz for the past few days has been about the report of the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) that urged governments everywhere to “take rapid and far-reaching and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society” to avoid … Continue reading
State of Corporate Sustainability, GreenBiz Releases Latest Update — Top Lines: (1) We are making progress and (2) There are still challenges
Tuesday, 09. October 2018
It’s three-quarters of the way through the year 2018 – what is the state of the Sustainability Profession? John Davies, writing in GreenBiz (he’s VP & Senior Analyst), shares some interesting highlights gained through the firm’s recent report with us … Continue reading
Sustainability / CR Reporting
G&A Institute is the Global Reporting Initiative's (GRI) sole data partner for the United States of America, The United Kingdom, and the Republic of Ireland for monitoring, analyzing and databasing reporting results. This section of AC announces Sustainability and CR Reports as they are issued in the USA, UK and Ireland. For even more detail on Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility Reporting in the USA please click on the GRI graphic above for access to our reports database maintained in SustainabilityHQ™.
USA Corporate Reporting
Where Life-Changing Technology Meets Sustainability
September 6, 2018 Source: PR Newswire
HBC Releases 2017 Corporate Social Responsibility Report
August 31, 2018 Source: Daily Times
Southwire Launches 2017 Sustainability Report
August 16, 2018 Source: Cision PR Wire
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A Closer Look at the Sustainability of Our Groundwater Aquifers
October 20, 2018 - - Source: EOS
Apple's Tim Cook demands Chinese spy chip story to be retracted by Bloomberg
October 20, 2018 - - Source: Fox News
Investors put more pressure on plastics pollution issues
October 19, 2018 - Associated Profiles : As You Sow - Source: Plastics News
Salads from Whole Foods, Trader Joe's and Walmart Are Being Recalled Over Salmonella Concerns
October 19, 2018 - Associated Profiles : U.S. Department of Agriculture – Food Safety and Inspection Service - Source: People
Clean electric cars aren’t as clean as you might think
October 19, 2018 - Associated Profiles : Bloomberg New Energy Finance - Source: Toronto Star
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