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5 March 2018

USA: Several co.s to face class action lawsuit over waste dumping practices allegedly harmful for health; co.s deny allegations

Author: Sheena Butler-Young, Footwear News (USA)

"Merrell, Saucony Parent Facing More Than 90 Lawsuits Stemming From Waste Dumping Practices", 28 Feb 2018...

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9 December 2016

USA: Corporate Equality Index scores record number of companies full marks for having inclusive policies for LGBT workers

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4 January 2016

Hundreds of executives to gather in Arizona for post-COP21 forum

Author: Becky Dempsey, GreenBiz

More than 700 sustainability executives are set to convene next month in Arizona to discuss the trends, tools and technologies needed to move their companies toward a more sustainable future, energized by the climate goals set last month by the Paris...

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19 January 2014

Waste piles up in Beirut as landfill sit-in enters day 3

Author: Jana El Hassan, Daily Star (Lebanon)

Garbage piled up on the streets of the capital [Beirut]...with waste collectors still unable to address the problem due to an ongoing sit-in by activists at the landfill serving Beirut and Mount Lebanon...Sukleen, the private firm responsible for...

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3 July 2013

Decisions on toxic sites spark fury in 2 communities [USA]

Author: Jessica Garrison & Kim Christensen, Los Angeles Times

[The California] Department of Toxic Substances Control...took steps toward approving expansion of Chemical Waste Management's [part of Waste Management] nearly full toxic waste dump in Kettleman City by 5 million cubic yards, a 50% increase. The...

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11 April 2012

First EJOLT Report: Industrial waste conflicts around the world. Case studies from India and Bulgaria: shipbreaking and incineration

Author: Environmental Justice Organizations, Liabilities and Trade (EJOLT)

In this report, we examine how struggles for environmental justice contribute to the environmental sustainability of the economy, illustrating the point by two detailed case studies from India and Bulgaria. This report…aims to link the increased...

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1 January 2012

2012 World's Most Ethical Companies

Author: Ethisphere

The World's Most Ethical (WME) Companies designation recognizes companies that truly go beyond making statements about doing business "ethically" and translate those words into action. WME honorees not only promote ethical business standards and...

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1 December 2011

[PDF] Corporate Equality Index 2012; Rating American Workplaces on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Equality

Author: Human Rights Campaign Foundation

...[T]he Corporate Equality Index [CEI] represents [how] corporate America...prioritize[s] the protection, recruitment and retention of LGBT [Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender] employees...[S]uccessful U.S. businesses have proven...that LGBT...

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22 March 2011

2011 World’s Most Ethical Companies

Author: Ethisphere

The World’s Most Ethical Companies designation recognizes companies that truly go beyond making statements about doing business “ethically” and translate those words into action. WME honorees demonstrate real and sustained ethical leadership within...

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18 March 2011

Ethisphere Institute publishes list of "World's Most Ethical Companies" 2011

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