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2014-07-17 12:23:52

Report Highlights Success of Company's Sustainability Practices Around the World RESTON, Va., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bechtel has published the company's first sustainability report, which showcases the positive impacts the global engineering, project management, and construction leader has on the communities and countries where it works. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130124/SF47758LOGO "Protecting people and the environment, promoting local economic development, and partnering...

2014-07-16 12:22:51

NORFOLK, Va., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) details the railroad's ongoing efforts to contribute to a cleaner environment, a healthier economy, and stronger communities in its latest "Connections" sustainability report. The company released the report today at www.nscorp.com and www.nssustainability.com. "From our earliest beginnings, our commitment always has been to deliver customers' freight safely, efficiently, and economically, and in doing so to...

2014-07-15 12:26:32

Divergence between emerging and mature economies as consumers search for tangible, personal benefits in sustainable products and services LONDON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Only a third of consumers regularly consider sustainability in their purchasing decisions, according to a global study by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Havas Media RE:PURPOSE, which reveals the reasons for the disconnect between business and consumer expectations of sustainable products and services. The report, "From...

2014-06-16 12:22:19

SPARKS, Md., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE: MKC), a global leader in flavor, was recognized by Newsweek's 2014 Green Rankings as a top U.S. company for overall corporate sustainability and environmental performance. McCormick has made great progress in these areas. Among 500 U.S. companies ranked, McCormick is the only food company featured in the top 10, coming in at #6. Newsweek also issued a top score for its "Reputation" metric,...

2014-06-04 12:22:55

Employee engagement software company broadens mandate beyond sustainability amid rapid success TORONTO, June 4, 2014 /CNW/ - Greengage Mobile, the employee engagement platform for corporate social responsibility programs, transforms to become Nudge Rewards (@NudgeRewards). The transformation reflects the evolution of the platform, which is now empowering employee engagement in community, health and corporate sustainability programs. "The evolution of our brand now more accurately...

2014-06-04 08:23:29

MONTREAL, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) has been named to Corporate Knights' Best 50 Corporate Citizens List for 2014. "Resolute employees have worked hard to put our sustainability principles at the heart of every decision we make," said Richard Garneau, President and Chief Executive Officer. "By carefully balancing environmental, social and economic priorities, Resolute is becoming a more efficient operator, a better employer,...

2014-05-16 08:23:18

INDIANAPOLIS, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Simon Property Group. (NYSE: SPG), a global leader in retail real estate, announced today that Mona Benisi has been named its Director of Sustainability and will contribute to advancing Simon's goals for implementing sustainable practices and carbon footprint reduction across its retail property portfolio. Benisi will be responsible for advancing and leading all aspects of Simon's comprehensive sustainability strategy, including the...

2014-05-15 12:22:27

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Foundation Awards United the 2014 Sustainability Outstanding Achievement Award for Travel Suppliers CHICAGO, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines this week was honored with a Sustainability Outstanding Achievement Award as a travel supplier by the GBTA Foundation and Project ICARUS. The Foundation recognized United for outstanding leadership, innovation and commitment to delivering industry-leading sustainability programs, products and...

2014-05-06 12:24:06

HOUSTON, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dresser-Rand Group Inc. (NYSE: DRC) published its fifth Corporate Sustainability Report (the "Report"). The content-rich report features numerous photos and real-life examples of how Dresser-Rand products and people are making positive impacts on the environment and society, while promoting the highest standards of governance. "It's all about the people," said Vincent R. Volpe Jr., Dresser-Rand's president and CEO. "You'll see in this report a myriad of...

2014-03-28 23:27:17

Robert Kuhn, President of New York-Based Sustainability Consulting Firm, Presented Emerging Trends to Ross School of Business and Erb Institute for Global Sustainable Enterprise in Formal Speech Delivered on March 18, 2014 Ann Arbor, MI (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 In his third visit to the University of Michigan’s main campus, Robert Kuhn, President of New York-based sustainability consulting firm Kuhn Associates Sustainability Advisors, LLC, told an audience of faculty, staff and students...


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