Sustainability

Cayman Court Grants Hudson Interlocutory Injunction Against Sky Solar

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 8:22pm

Hudson Sustainable Investments, LLC (Hudson), an asset management firm in the sustainable investment sector, announced today that Hudson Solar Cayman LP, a fund managed by affiliates of Hudson obtained an injunction against Sky Solar Holdings, LTD (NASDAQ: SKYS).

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  • Hudson Sustainable Investments, LLC (Hudson), an asset management firm in the sustainable investment sector, announced today that Hudson Solar Cayman LP, a fund managed by affiliates of Hudson obtained an injunction against Sky Solar Holdings, LTD (NASDAQ: SKYS).
  • Hudson Sustainable Investments is an experienced asset management firm in the sustainable investment sector.
  • Hudson focuses its investment strategy on sustainability and resource efficiency.
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Unleashing Sustainable Transportation with a family legacy

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 5:55pm

We have crafted our products with the finest European materials and packed it with the latest technology.

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  • We have crafted our products with the finest European materials and packed it with the latest technology.
  • We started with the heart of the bike which is the engine.
  • With our signature patented Soriano duo flex engine, riders will be able to feel the superior power of our signature engine.
  • The future goal of Soriano Motori is to continue to be fully renewable and fully sustainable.

21 Acres: Historic Food Sales at Local Market amid Covid-19

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:11pm

WOODINVILLE, Wash., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A local retail farm market that buys from more than one hundred sustainable farmers and producers is seeing historic local food sales amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • WOODINVILLE, Wash., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A local retail farm market that buys from more than one hundred sustainable farmers and producers is seeing historic local food sales amid the coronavirus pandemic.
  • Shoppers are seeking out alternatives to traditional grocery stores and rampant restaurant closures, says Caroline Ferguson, Farm Market Lead at 21 Acres Center for Local Food and Sustainable Living.
  • "It's a shift that could mark a turning point for local food and sustainable farming that works to mitigate climate change," said Ferguson.
  • 21 Acres Center for Local Food & Sustainable Living is a center for agroecological education whose purpose is to promote the benefits of local food systems within the context of climate challenges.

China Xiangtai Food Co., Ltd. Wins the First Class Award of 2020 Excellent Chongqing International Food Enterprise Recommendation

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

The Award aims to build a quality international food market, to lead the development of the international food industry, to enhance competitive advantages of international food companies, to cultivate a good market environment, to set up industry standards, and to promote a sustainable, steady and vigorous development of the Chinese international food industry.

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  • The Award aims to build a quality international food market, to lead the development of the international food industry, to enhance competitive advantages of international food companies, to cultivate a good market environment, to set up industry standards, and to promote a sustainable, steady and vigorous development of the Chinese international food industry.
  • Also, the Award provides consumers with authoritative guidance and assistance, resulting in more rational consumption choices and saving time and energy for consumers.
  • Ms. Dai continued, "Every year we receive multiple awards, and every one of them demonstrates the PLIN's exceptional reputation and market position.
  • About China Xiangtai Food Co., Ltd
    Headquartered inChongqing, China, China Xiangtai Food Co., Ltd, is a food company primarily engaged in pork processing.

Ranpak Announces North American Launch of PadPak® Guardian™ Next Generation Cushioning Solution

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:30pm

(Ranpak) (NYSE: PACK), a global leader of environmentally sustainable, paper-based packaging solutions for e-commerce and industrial supply chains, today announced the North American launch of PadPak Guardian, the Companys next generation cushioning solution.

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  • (Ranpak) (NYSE: PACK), a global leader of environmentally sustainable, paper-based packaging solutions for e-commerce and industrial supply chains, today announced the North American launch of PadPak Guardian, the Companys next generation cushioning solution.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200803005195/en/
    PadPak Guardian is a sustainable, paper-based, flexible and ergonomic cushioning solution that reduces packaging time and protects light to heavy goods during shipment.
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    PadPak Guardian is a sustainable, paper-based, flexible and ergonomic cushioning solution that reduces packaging time and protects light to heavy goods during shipment.
  • For additional information about PadPak Guardian, please visit: https://www.ranpak.com/products/padpak-guardian/
    Founded in 1972, Ranpak's goal was to create the first environmentally responsible system to protect products during shipment.

BD releases FY 2019 Sustainability Report

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 11:58am

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, today issued its 2019 Sustainability Report, focusing on performance of the environmental, social and governance factors that support the company's 2020 Sustainability Goals from October 1, 2018 to September 30, 2019 (FY 2019).

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  • FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, today issued its 2019 Sustainability Report, focusing on performance of the environmental, social and governance factors that support the company's 2020 Sustainability Goals from October 1, 2018 to September 30, 2019 (FY 2019).
  • Over the course of FY 2019, the company identified more than 200 energy reduction projects that will amount to over $5 million in energy savings, once completed.
  • "We are proud of our accomplishments in FY 2019, but we will never be satisfied with maintaining the status quo," said Tom Polen, CEO and president.
  • For more information about the company's sustainability goals, view the2019 Sustainability Report here: https://www.bd.com/en-us/company/sustainability-at-bd .

Business Reporter: How a park in the sky is giving Hong Kong a reason to look up when it comes to sustainable living

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 10:00am

And in Hong Kong, home to more than 7.5 million people and where real estate is at a premium, a new green space has sprung up in the unlikeliest of places.

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  • And in Hong Kong, home to more than 7.5 million people and where real estate is at a premium, a new green space has sprung up in the unlikeliest of places.
  • "In Hong Kong, traditionally we haven't really considered [how] to utilise the limited space we have, and turn it into functional green space.
  • "At Nature Discovery Park, we want to reconnect people with nature, one another in the community, and what really matters in life," says Tang.
  • "Urban farming is just one way of sowing the seeds to promote a lifestyle characterised by sustainability and holistic wellbeing.

Marine Stewardship Council Sustainability Certification Suspension Amidst Sustainable Management of Fishery

Sunday, August 2, 2020 - 3:00am

The Maine Certified Sustainable Lobster Association (MCSLA) announced today that its Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification will be suspended due to a recent decision in the federal case Center for Biological Diversity v. Ross .

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  • The Maine Certified Sustainable Lobster Association (MCSLA) announced today that its Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification will be suspended due to a recent decision in the federal case Center for Biological Diversity v. Ross .
  • The certificate suspension is occurring despite continued sustainable management of the Maine lobster fishery and remains the direct result of NOAAs 2014 biological opinion on the impact that lobster fishing has on right whales.
  • As a trusted partner in the fishing community, MCSLA members are deeply committed to sustainability and marine mammal protection initiatives.
  • Our goal is to ensure and promote the certified sustainability of the Maine Lobster Fishery while protecting all marine mammals.

UL Warns of Counterfeit UL Marks on e-Scooters (Release 20PN-21)

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 4:00pm

UL helps create a better world by applying science to solve safety, security and sustainability challenges.

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  • UL helps create a better world by applying science to solve safety, security and sustainability challenges.
  • We empower trust by enabling the safe adoption of innovative new products and technologies.
  • Everyone at UL shares a passion to make the world a safer place.
  • Businesses, industries, governments, regulatory authorities and the public put their trust in us so they can make smarter decisions.

Businesses Answer Climate Crisis With Action - 50 Climate Leaders by TBD Media Group

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 10:46am

The campaign is the latest project devised by Paolo Emilio Zanini, CEO and Founder at TBD Media Group .

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  • The campaign is the latest project devised by Paolo Emilio Zanini, CEO and Founder at TBD Media Group .
  • Zanini says that sustainability is the ultimate challenge for businesses in the 21st century:
    "Many people feel overwhelmed by the threat of climate change," says Zanini.
  • We should be optimistic that these organizations have the will to meet and surpass the UN's Sustainable Development Goals."
  • The 50 Climate Leaders series documents the businesses leading industries towards taking greater responsibility for the future of our planet and showcases the approaches they are taking to tackle the most pressing issue facing the world today.