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Chemours Affirms its Dedication to Responsible Chemistry, Issues Third Annual Corporate Responsibility Commitment Report

Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 2:56pm

WILMINGTON, Del., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Chemours Company (Chemours) (NYSE:CC), a global chemistry company with leading market positions in fluoroproducts, titanium technologies, and chemical solutions, today published its third annual Corporate Responsibility Commitment report, continuing the company's commitment to responsible chemistry.

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  • WILMINGTON, Del., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Chemours Company (Chemours) (NYSE:CC), a global chemistry company with leading market positions in fluoroproducts, titanium technologies, and chemical solutions, today published its third annual Corporate Responsibility Commitment report, continuing the company's commitment to responsible chemistry.
  • The 2019 Corporate Responsibility Commitment report demonstrates the collective impact of those efforts.
  • The impact of Chemours' first Global Corporate Responsibility Commitment Day, which included employees from 29 locations and 13 countries advancing the company's 10 Corporate Responsibility Commitment goals through action.
  • Chemours published its first corporate responsibility commitment report in 2018, which highlights goals aligned with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

American Express Publishes its First Environmental, Social And Governance Report

Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 1:30pm

American Express (NYSE: AXP) today announced the release of its first Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) report , which outlines the companys approach to responsibly back its colleagues, customers and communities.

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  • American Express (NYSE: AXP) today announced the release of its first Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) report , which outlines the companys approach to responsibly back its colleagues, customers and communities.
  • The ESG report outlines how American Express is working to help address the most pressing societal issues in the communities it serves around the world.
  • American Express ESG report responds to the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) and Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) reporting guidelines.
  • American Express is a globally integrated payments company, providing customers with access to products, insights and experiences that enrich lives and build business success.

Hound Labs Introduces the HOUND® COVID-19 BREATHALYZER

Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 1:01pm

Hound Labs first successfully used the HOUND COVID-19 BREATHALYZER with hospitalized patients in May 2020.

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  • Hound Labs first successfully used the HOUND COVID-19 BREATHALYZER with hospitalized patients in May 2020.
  • The HOUND COVID-19 BREATHALYZER is the Companys first product extension incorporating the breath testing technology underpinning the Companys flagship product the HOUND MARIJUANA BREATHALYZER.
  • Breath samples are collected on-location and the test subject self-administers breath collection, minimizing exposure for the Hound Labs research team.
  • Hound Labs will continue to conduct IRB-approved research with the HOUND COVID-19 BREATHALYZER.

DGAP-News: ESGTI AG: Semi-annual reports

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 5:02pm

The Board of Directors of ESGTI AG today released the 2020 half-yearly reports for publication.

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  • The Board of Directors of ESGTI AG today released the 2020 half-yearly reports for publication.
  • The reports are available for download on the company's website in the download centre (https://esgti.com/for-investors/).
  • ESGTI also made significant progress in its ESG agenda.
  • A first independent analysis scored ESGTI's portfolio performance above average on environmental and social impact sectors.

SM Energy Publishes Corporate Responsibility Report And 2019 SASB Metrics

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 12:00pm

DENVER, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --SM Energy Company (the "Company") (NYSE: SM) today announced the publication of its updated Corporate Responsibility Report, 2019 Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) metrics for oil and gas exploration and production companies, as well as certain environmental, social and governance (ESG) metrics relevant to understanding the Company's 2019 ESG performance.

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  • DENVER, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --SM Energy Company (the "Company") (NYSE: SM) today announced the publication of its updated Corporate Responsibility Report, 2019 Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) metrics for oil and gas exploration and production companies, as well as certain environmental, social and governance (ESG) metrics relevant to understanding the Company's 2019 ESG performance.
  • Please visit the Company's website at http://sm-energy.com/sustainability/ to find: (1) a letter from Chief Executive Officer Jay Ottoson; (2) 2019 ESG Performance Highlights; (3) the Company's Corporate Responsibility Report; and (4) presentation of the Company's SASB reporting.
  • I hope you enjoy the third publication of our Corporate Responsibility Report and our expanded information inclusive of SASB disclosure."
  • SM Energy Company is an independent energy company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas, and NGLs in the state of Texas.

Diamond Packaging Awarded Gold in 2020 EcoVadis Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Assessment

Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 7:15pm

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Aug. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Diamond Packaging today announced that it has been awarded a Gold rating for the fourth consecutive year, based on its 2020 EcoVadis Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) assessment.

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  • ROCHESTER, N.Y., Aug. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Diamond Packaging today announced that it has been awarded a Gold rating for the fourth consecutive year, based on its 2020 EcoVadis Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) assessment.
  • Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is the continuing commitment by businesses to act responsibly by integrating social and environmental concerns into their operations.
  • Founded in 1911, Diamond Packaging is a WBENC-certified woman-owned business specializing in developing innovative and sustainable packaging solutions.
  • Diamond differentiates itself through award-winning creative design, packaging innovation/technical expertise, its greenbox sustainability initiative, and the Global Packaging Alliance (GPA).

BlueCity releases its very first ESG and CSR reports

Tuesday, August 18, 2020 - 1:39pm

We are thrilled to issue our first CSR and ESG reports today, though a strong commitment to social responsibility has been rooted in our brand DNA since day one, said Baoli Ma, Founder, Chairman and CEO of BlueCity.

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  • We are thrilled to issue our first CSR and ESG reports today, though a strong commitment to social responsibility has been rooted in our brand DNA since day one, said Baoli Ma, Founder, Chairman and CEO of BlueCity.
  • Information security and users privacy is our top priority, which is especially important for the LGBTQ users that we serve.
  • Launched in 2003, the annual ranking is one of the most authoritative CSR performance indices in China.
  • Blued has connected more than 49 million registered users worldwide as of March 31, 2020 and has a leading foothold in many markets.

A Complete Evaluation of Sustainable and Ethical Certifications and Labels Published by Hey Social Good

Tuesday, August 18, 2020 - 12:05pm

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --A complete review of 100 most commonly used sustainable, ethical and socially responsible certifications and labels was recently published by Hey Social Good .

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  • SAN DIEGO, Aug. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --A complete review of 100 most commonly used sustainable, ethical and socially responsible certifications and labels was recently published by Hey Social Good .
  • Titled "A Complete Evaluation of Sustainable and Ethical Certifications and Labels" , Hey Social Good examined in-depth over 100 available certifications in the socially responsible space.
  • Hey Social Good's Social Good Optimization Data (SoGood) Assessment Verification Process is offered free for all sustainable and ethical businesses.
  • Hey Social Good is powered by HOVE Social Good Intelligence, a unique social impact focused data analytics Public Benefit Corporation.

ONEOK Releases 12th Annual Corporate Sustainability Report

Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 1:30pm

TULSA, Okla., Aug. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --ONEOK, Inc. (NYSE: OKE) today announced the release of its 12th Corporate Sustainability Report.

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  • TULSA, Okla., Aug. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --ONEOK, Inc. (NYSE: OKE) today announced the release of its 12th Corporate Sustainability Report.
  • The report highlights the company's progress and commitment to environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance, and marks ONEOK's adoption of the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) reporting standards.
  • 2019-2020 Corporate Sustainability Report Highlights:
    45% decrease in Total Recordable Incident Rate compared with 2018.
  • "Integrating ESG best practices throughout our operations has long been a critical strategy for ONEOK," said Terry K. Spencer, ONEOK president and chief executive officer.

Cross Country Healthcare Corporate Social Responsibility Report Highlights Leadership in Community Engagement and Diversity

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 1:30pm

Cross Country Healthcare, Inc., (Nasdaq: CCRN) a leading provider of total talent management including workforce solutions, contingent staffing, permanent placement and other consultative services for healthcare clients, released its 2019 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report, which details the companys efforts in community engagement, diversity, inclusion and corporate governance.

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  • Cross Country Healthcare, Inc., (Nasdaq: CCRN) a leading provider of total talent management including workforce solutions, contingent staffing, permanent placement and other consultative services for healthcare clients, released its 2019 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report, which details the companys efforts in community engagement, diversity, inclusion and corporate governance.
  • Cross Country is deeply committed to developing and fostering our diversity and community engagement initiatives.
  • The report covers the firms annual charitable giving, robust community outreach and social responsibility efforts and was produced in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Standards.
  • Copies of this and other news releases as well as additional information about Cross Country Healthcare can be obtained online at www.crosscountryhealthcare.com .