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Author: Janet Guyon, Fortune
From BP's claim to be moving "beyond petroleum" to Exxon Mobil's "promise of technology," the companies that fill our gas tanks are trying their darnedest to build an eco-friendly image. But will the pitch pay off with investors? Only if the effort is...
Author: Expansion & Empleo
Inditex se diseñó un...código para fabricantes y talleres externos, por el cual queda prohibido, entre otros, el trabajo infantil y la discriminación y se garantiza la salud y seguridad en el trabajo y el cumplimiento de la legislación sobre...
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CEOs Advocate Economic, Environmental, and Social Sustainability at Conference: The Forum for Corporate Conscience calls on CEOs and corporations to promote triple bottom line performance
Author: KLD Research & Analytics
...The leadership section advocates the adoption of the Global Reporting Initiative...The white paper, which was written by academics from the McColl Graduate School of Business at Queens University of Charlotte, points out that companies and...
Author: Uri Ash, Haaretz [Israel]
The Nahariya Municipality is suing the shareholders and the past and present managers and directors of an asbestos factory for NIS 10 million for causing air pollution in the north of the country.
Author: Ulrich Steger, International Institute for Management Development, Lausanne, Switzerland, and Fang Zhaoben and Lu Wei, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), Greenleaf Publishing
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George Heller, President & CEO, Hudson's Bay Company - Remarks to UN Global Compact Policy Dialogue on Supply Chain & Partnerships [scroll down to last item]
Author: George Heller, President & CEO, Hudson's Bay Company
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Author: Tobias Webb, Ethical Corporation Magazine
FTSE Group recently announced a new, more stringent set of human rights criteria for companies in the socially responsible index series FTSE4Good...FTSE are trialling the human rights standards on the global upstream oil gas and mining sector...They...
Author: William Baue, SocialFunds.com
The Forum for Corporate Conscience calls on CEOs and corporations to promote triple bottom line performance.
Author: Larry Neumeister, Associated Press
A federal judge threw out a lawsuit Tuesday that sought damages for those living near the deadly 1984 gas leak that killed thousands in Bhopal, India, saying Union Carbide Corp. had done enough and that too much time had passed.