Business & Industry
Freight Group Joins with Sir Richard Branson’s Carbon War Room   
January 22, 2020
Source: Truckinginfo - TMC, NASHVILLE -- The North American Council for Freight Efficiency and the Carbon War Room announced the creation of “Trucking Efficiency,” an industry collaboration that aims to double the freight efficiency of...
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Companies Sign on to Report on Climate Change   
January 22, 2020
Source: TriplePundit - The Climate Disclosure Standards Board and its consortium of signatories has actually been in place since 2007, but its most recent statement is an example of the kind of momentum that is continuing to gain speed from the private...
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Wins Top Environment Certificate in US   
January 22, 2020
Source: androidheadlines.com - The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus has been awarded a top-level certificate from the Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool, which was approved by the Green Electronics Council and Underwriters Laboratories. Surprisingly,...
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Recession tops list of CEOs' economic concerns   
January 22, 2020
Source: The Hill - American CEOs are most worried about a recession as the new year begins, according to the latest survey by The Conference Board. Economic decline topped the list of concerns for American chief executives heading into a crucial...
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Weis awards gift cards in support of Great American Cleanup   
January 22, 2020
Source: Altoona Mirror - Steel Recycling Institute, Giant Eagle, Giant Food Stores Inc., Wegmans and the Lancaster County Solid Waste Management Authority. Since the inception of this event in 2004, more than 1.8 million volunteers have picked up...
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Pair launches new marketing agency   
January 22, 2020
Source: The Business Journals - Mr. Tedeschi is a veteran of Downtown public relations firm Burson-Marsteller and the Steel Recycling Institute, where he was vice president, marketing communications. Mr. Patterson was an art director at Ketchum Advertising...
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ANALYSIS: Oil pipeline repairs gulped N556bn in four years — twice the cost of 2nd Niger bridge   
January 22, 2020
Source: TheCable - From 2015 to 2019, over 204 million barrels of oil valued at N4.075 trillion was lost to oil theft and vandalism, according to the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI); while N129 billion was spent on...
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LANXESS Joins World Business Council for Sustainable Development   
January 22, 2020
Source: Newswire Today - At the core of the network are its six work programs, for example on climate and energy or circular economy, targeting the realization of the United Nation ... to have joined the World Business Council for Sustainable Development...
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First self-assessment framework to measure business' circular performance launched by WBCSD and 26 companies   
January 22, 2020
Source: Benzinga.com - GENEVA, Switzerland, Jan. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Today at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) launched the Circular Transition Indicators (CTI)...
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‘NNPC records 45,347 pipeline breaks in 18 yrs’   
January 21, 2020
Source: Vanguard - Speaking in Abuja at the inaugural Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) Policy Dialogue, the Group Managing Director of the NNPC, Mallam Mele Kyari, said oil theft had remained a challenge in the industry...
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