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Product, Service & Design Innovation
by Sustainable Brands, August 16, 2018
Today, MBDC — the world’s foremost advisors in material health, product design and the Cradle to Cradle Design® framework co-founded by William McDonough and Michael Braungart — is proud to support C...
Member News | Hewlett Packard Enterprise
by Jed Nugal,
What you need to know about the job Shift No shift premium (United States of America) The Sustainability Copywriter is a critical member of the Living Progress team which is responsible for advancing...
Behavior Change
by Sustainable Brands, August 16, 2018
In Nestlé Waters North America's second annual survey of 6,142 US consumers and experts on water-related topics, released this week, respondents ranked clean water higher than getting enough sleep (...
Product, Service & Design Innovation
by Mary Sue Papale, August 15, 2018
I have been an executive for large fashion companies most of my career. I held senior management positions in buying and production in Footwear and Accessories for multi-chain retailers. It was not...
Member News | Braskem S.A.
Braskem launches new renewable resin in Allbirds shoes Made from sugarcane, the new product is the first with its characteristics to be made from a renewable resource and should supply the footwear...
Waste Not
by Sustainable Brands, August 15, 2018
Have you been busy shedding paper weight? Do you know someone who’s lost pounds of plastic, aluminum and glass? Is your business slimming down sustainably? Rubicon Global — a leader in providing...
Chemistry, Materials & Packaging
by Sustainable Brands, August 15, 2018
Over his more than 30 years in the business, Mike Saltzberg has seen firsthand how sustainability has grown to be of equal consideration with technical performance and cost in the development of new...
Walking the Talk
by Sustainable Brands, August 14, 2018
The release of classified documents such as the so-called Panama and Paradise papers in recent years has provided a glimpse into the opaque world of tax havens and their role in the global economy....
Chemistry, Materials & Packaging
by Joanna Malaczynski, August 14, 2018
A growing market shift has reached a critical mass this year against disposable plastic packaging. Leading on the regulatory front, the EU announced a goal of making all of its plastic waste...
Member News | Visa
by Jed Nugal,
Visa today released its 2017 Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Report, the company’s summary of progress in its ongoing commitment to corporate responsibility, sustainability and ethical...
Member News | Ford
by Jed Nugal,
A long-time supporter of education, the Ford Motor Company Fund is launching a first-of-its-kind program at Spelman College to improve graduation rates among first-generation students – one of the...
Member News | Gildan
by Jed Nugal,
Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL; TSX and NYSE) announces the release of its Genuine ResponsibilityTM 2017 report now available on its new dedicated CSR website www.genuineresponsibility.com. This year’s...
Member News | Hewlett Packard Enterprise
by Jed Nugal,
Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) announced today it is building a new supercomputer for the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) that is more energy efficient and 3.5 times more powerful than...
Collaboration
by Sustainable Brands, August 13, 2018
Marking a major milestone moment for the organic food movement, Nature’s Path — the world’s largest organic breakfast company — and sustainable food and garden startup Back to the Roots have inked an...
Finance & Investment
by Sustainable Brands, August 13, 2018
More than 90 institutional investors representing more than $6.7 trillion in assets under management have called on the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) to strengthen its draft...
Member News | ProcterGamble
by Jed Nugal,
The UK only recycles 39%¹ of the plastics used which is why Tesco and P...
Member News | Unifi
by Jed Nugal,
The 79th annual Wyndham Championship just got a lot greener, thanks to a new partnership with Greensboro-based Unifi, Inc. (NYSE: UFI). The global textile manufacturer, which makes its REPREVE®...
Member News | Nestlé
by Jed Nugal,
The power of youth, their resourcefulness and ingenuity are strong contributing factors to the development of economies around the world. However, the majority of young people lack economic...
Member News | Kohler Company
Product Brand Manager – Innovation for Good, Sustainability and Stewardship
Product Brand Manager – Innovation for Good, Sustainability and Stewardship Location:  Kohler, WI Opportunity Would you like to be part of transformative change in how Kohler delivers ‘...
Supply Chain
by Pierre-Francois..., August 10, 2018
In 1911, the infamous Triangle Shirtwaist factory fire trapped over 200 mostly female workers in a New York factory after a scrap bin set the 10-story building ablaze. Many garment workers were...
Waste Not
by Sustainable Brands, August 10, 2018
We’ve all occasionally bought too much or waited too long to eat our fresh fruit and veg, but what is the true impact of the food we throw away? UK food tech company It’s Fresh! has launched a...
Behavior Change
by Catherine Hardee, August 9, 2018
The co-working startup WeWork made headlines recently with a new policy banning meat from company functions and barring employees from expensing any meat dishes. The move is intended to reduce the...
Member News | Sustainable Brands
Sustainable Brands recently unveiled full program details for New Metrics '18
by Eda Isik,
SAP, Lyft, Danone and others confirmed to speak at New Metrics 2018 Conference SAN FRANCISCO, August 9, 2018 – Sustainable Brands® recently unveiled full program details for New Metrics 2018: The...
Supply Chain
by Sustainable Brands, August 9, 2018
Counter Culture Coffee has released its annual Transparency Report, along with a limited-edition blend that highlights the true average price farmers are paid for their coffee; Counter Culture is the...
Member News | Radisson Hotel Group
by Jed Nugal,
Some businesses like hotels face more than challenges than others when it comes to saving energy and resources. Radisson Hotel Group has discovered efficient ways to work with key businesses and...
Member News | Caesar's Entertainment
by Jed Nugal,
Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ:CZR), the world's most diversified gaming and entertainment company, today announced domestic partner benefits for its team members, beginning in 2019. The...
Member News | GM
by Jed Nugal,
Culture is everything in today’s agile business climate. General Motors outlines in its latest Diversity...
Member News | IBM
by Jed Nugal,
In a follow up to their January announcement, A.P. Moller –Maersk (MAERSKb.CO) and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced the creation of TradeLens, jointly developed by the two companies to apply...
Member News | Eastman Chemical
by Jed Nugal,
Eastman today announces the release of its 2018 sustainability report, Changing the trajectory. Building on the company’s progress, the report provides a review of Eastman’s sustainability strategy...
Waste Not
by Sustainable Brands, August 8, 2018
Thread, the Pittsburgh-based startup that's collected over 41 million plastic bottles from landfill communities in Haiti and Honduras and created fabric for some of the world's leading brands, today...
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