Insurance Australia Group
Headquarters in Australia
Insurance Australia Group website: http://www.iag.com.au
Author: Innovest Strategic Value Advisors
The companies below are deemed to have the best developed abilities, relative to their industry peers, to manage environmental, social and governance risks, and to take advantage of new business opportunities in this area. [Global 100: ABN Amro,...
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Author: Evan Mills, Staff Scientist, US Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Eugene Lecomte, President Emeritus of Institute for Business & Home Safety; for Ceres
...while climate change poses potential threats, it also creates vast new business opportunities... [Insurers] have a huge opportunity today to develop creative loss-prevention solutions and products that will reduce climate-related losses for...
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Author: Corporate Knights & Innovest Strategic Value Advisors
[List: ABB, ABN Amro, Adidas Salomon, Aeon, Agilent Technologies, Alcan, Alcoa, Alliance Unichem, ARCELOR, Atlas Copco, Aviva, BAA (British Airports Authority), Bank Of America., BASF, Baxter International, Boots, BP, British Airways, British Land,...
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Author: Murray Griffin, The Age [Australia]
Large quantities of dumped computers and other high-tech equipment from Western economies including Australia are being recycled in dangerous village processing plants in China, India and other parts of Asia. [Refers to e-waste disposal &...
Author: Leon Gettlier, The Age [Australia]
What's fascinating is the way the insurance industry is driving many of these changes. Insurers have never exactly been at the cutting edge of corporate virtue. Now all this has changed. [refers to Swiss Re, Munich Re, Insurance Australia Group, Enron]