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1 June 2009

Slaughtering the Amazon

Author: Greenpeace

This report, the culmination of a three-year investigation…documents how blind consumption of cattle products by the Blue Chip corporations behind reputable global brands is fuelling Amazon deforestation and climate change…Trade data also reveal trade...

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31 May 2009

British supermarkets accused over destruction of Amazon rainforest

Author: David Adam, Guardian [UK]

British supermarkets are driving rapid destruction of the Amazon rainforest by using meat from farms responsible for illegal deforestation…The report names Tesco, Sainsbury's, Asda [part of Wal-Mart], Morrisons and Marks and Spencer among dozens of...

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18 May 2009

[PDF] New report reveals the down-side of flexible labour [UK & Ireland]

Author: Ecumenical Council for Corporate Responsibility (ECCR)

Migrant workers fill many agency, seasonal and temporary jobs in the UK and Ireland. But, according to a new report published this week by the Ecumenical Council for Corporate Responsibility (ECCR), they remain vulnerable to very low pay, over-long...

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1 May 2009

UK, Ireland: ECCR report on vulnerability of migrant workers to exploitation – compares policies & practices of 9 firms

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1 May 2009

[PDF] Vulnerable Migrant Workers: The Responsibility of Business

Author: Ecumenical Council for Corporate Responsibility (ECCR)

ECCR is concerned about the extent to which migrant workers are vulnerable to exploitation, denied workplace rights and insecure in employment…Companies and investors have a responsibility to reduce the incidence of vulnerable work throughout the...

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1 December 2004

[PDF] The Changing Landscape of Liability - A Director’s Guide to Trends in Corporate Environmental, Social and Economic Liability

Author: SustainAbility

[refers to Phillip Morris (part of Altria), McDonald's, Nestlé, Nike, Unocal, Ford, Shell, Monsanto, ExxonMobil, Dow Chemical, Union Carbide (part of Dow Chemical), Talisman, Walt Disney, Swiss Re, General Motors, General Electric, Texaco (part of...

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30 November 2004

New SustainAbility report: Management of social & environmental risk requires moving beyond legal requirements, attending to "moral liability"

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1 October 2004

Leaders in a league of their own

Author: Alison Maitland, Financial Times

Today, the Financial Times and FT Deutschland, our German sister paper, publish our first ranking of top women in European business, turning the spotlight on those who have broken through to the highest levels of corporate life...The FT/FTD ranking...

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1 April 2004

Report finds many UK companies struggling to manage supply chain labour standards, but identifies sector leaders as: Marks & Spencer, Sainsbury's, BT, Cadbury Schweppes, British American Tobacco, Diageo

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1 April 2004

[PDF] full report: "Gradient - promoting best-practice management of supply chain labour standards"

Author: AccountAbility, Insight Investment

[PDF] [refers to IBM, Hewlett-Packard, Dell, Tesco, El Corte Inglés, Co-operative Bank, Gap, Wal-Mart, JC Penney, Donna Karen, Ralph Lauren, Top Shop, Littlewoods, Safeway, Marks & Spencer, Sainsbury's, British American Tobacco, Diageo, Cadbury...

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