Monthly Roundup: May 2014

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In our effort to keep you informed on the latest developments and news in sustainability and hazardous waste management, we’re sharing the articles below from May. Take a look at our picks for top stories over the last month. Public Companies Earn Poor Grades in Sustainability While many U.S. publicly held companies are integrating sustainability into their decisions and business systems, some interest groups say they are not moving fast enough. A new report from nonprofit group Ceres and research firm Sustainalytics finds that in some areas companies aren’t taking sustainability concerns very seriously. The Growing Case for Corporate Sustainability Management Environmental awareness is a longstanding movement socially and politically. Though businesses in general have increasingly recognized and adopted some environmentally aware practices, hurdles remain in adopting a full and comprehensive corporate sustainability management (CSM) strategy. Sustainability Factors Affect Majority of S&P 500 Executives’ Pay More than half of S&P

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Monthly Roundup: April 2014

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We’re here to keep you in the know on the latest news, events and best practices related to sustainability and hazardous waste management. So take a look at our picks for top stories over the last month. Green alternatives generating profitable enterprise Surrey-based TBF Environmental Technologies has spent the past year developing and marketing alternative solvents that are both green and effective. The art and science of systems change Systems-change initiatives like the The Sustainability Consortium, the Sustainable Apparel Coalition and Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals, differ in their approach and structure, but they are all tackling problems too sprawling and too complicated for even the biggest companies to solve on their own. First 100% Premium Recycled Paper Introduced FutureMark Paper Group launches North America’s first 100-percent recycled coated #3 freesheet. Until now, there has not been a 100 percent recycled option for high-end corporate marketing materials and magazine, catalog,

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