Sustainable business

Gifts that Give Back, Eco-Friendly Shoe Andoze Answers the Call as More Consumers Seek Out Sustainable Products this Holiday Season

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Friday, September 23, 2022

NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Andoze, a pro-environment, fashion-forward shoe brand, is gearing up for a busy holiday season. Andoze shoes are made from 98% plant-based materials including sugarcane, organic cotton, bamboo and farm straw. This fashionable footwear looks good and feels good and it's getting a lot of attention from consumers who care about sustainability.

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  • Study shows 93% of Consumers have either increased their purchases of sustainable products or maintained their sustainable purchase habits over the past year.
  • NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Andoze , a pro-environment, fashion-forward shoe brand, is gearing up for a busy holiday season.
  • Andoze shoes are made from 98% plant-based materials including sugarcane, organic cotton, bamboo and farm straw.
  • This fashionable footwear looks good and feels good and it's getting a lot of attention from consumers who care about sustainability.

Sustainability and Consumer Research by IRI and NYU Stern CSB Showcases Trends and Opportunities for Consumer Products Growth

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Tuesday, September 13, 2022

Each year, our research with IRI shows increasing interest in sustainability-marketed CPG products, showing that sustainability has become a lasting priority for consumers.

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  • Each year, our research with IRI shows increasing interest in sustainability-marketed CPG products, showing that sustainability has become a lasting priority for consumers.
  • The NYU Stern Center for Sustainable Business (CSB) was founded on the principle that sustainable business is good business.
  • We provide education, conduct research, and influence industry practice by proving the financial value of sustainability for business management and performance.
  • Learn more at www.stern.nyu.edu/sustainability or follow us on LinkedIn @NYU Stern Center for Sustainable Business and Twitter @NYUSternCSB
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ManpowerGroup Releases 2021-2022 Working to Change the World Report, Citing a 39% Reduction in Operational Emissions, and Calls on the Global Community for Collective Action for the "S" in ESG

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Monday, September 12, 2022

ManpowerGroup was the first company in its industry to have its climate goals validated by the Science Based Target initiative (SBTi).

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  • ManpowerGroup was the first company in its industry to have its climate goals validated by the Science Based Target initiative (SBTi).
  • This will help workers prepare for a future of work that is more digital, more global and fast paced than ever.
  • "What is increasingly urgent, however, is the need to make the same kind of global collective progress to address the S - and decades faster than we did on climate action.
  • We know that global economics, current geopolitics, and other accelerating trends are exacerbating the divide between knowledge workers, skilled and unskilled workers.

Willingboro Municipal Utilities Authority's Infrastructure ESIP Earns Top Project of the Year from Energy + Environment Leader

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Wednesday, July 20, 2022

WILLINGBORO, N.J., July 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Schneider Electric , the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and sustainability, and Willingboro Municipal Utilities Authority (WMUA) today announced that their infrastructure project to improve sustainability and resilience of WMUA's water and wastewater facilities received a Top Project of the Year Award in the elite Environment + Energy Leader Awards program.

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  • WILLINGBORO, N.J., July 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Schneider Electric , the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and sustainability, and Willingboro Municipal Utilities Authority (WMUA) today announced that their infrastructure project to improve sustainability and resilience of WMUA's water and wastewater facilities received a Top Project of the Year Award in the elite Environment + Energy Leader Awards program.
  • The microgrid will reduce energy costs and emissions, provide energy resilience to keep the plant operational during grid outages, and diversify the energy supply.
  • For the past decade, the Environment + Energy Leader Awards have celebrated excellence in the world of environmental, sustainability and energy management.
  • We combine world-leading energy technologies, real-time automation, software and services into integrated solutions for Homes, Buildings, Data Centers, Infrastructure and Industries.

Trinseo Releases 12th Annual Sustainability & Corporate Social Responsibility Report

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Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Trinseo (NYSE: TSE), a specialty material solutions provider, announced the release of its 2022 Sustainability & Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report which showcases the Companys transformational journey throughout 2021 and accelerated the progress toward its 2030 Sustainability Goals.

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  • Trinseo (NYSE: TSE), a specialty material solutions provider, announced the release of its 2022 Sustainability & Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report which showcases the Companys transformational journey throughout 2021 and accelerated the progress toward its 2030 Sustainability Goals.
  • The Companys 12th annual Sustainability Report was prepared in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Standards Core Option.
  • To complement the Sustainability Report, Trinseo also published a Core Impact Report that provides a holistic view of how the Company defines, creates, and disperses value over time.
  • Highlights from the Sustainability Report include:
    Restructuring of Trinseos Sustainability Governance: Trinseo affirmed its dedication to sustainability in September 2021 with the appointment of Francesca Reverberi as Senior Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO).

Schneider Electric Ranked Energy as a Service Leader by Guidehouse Insights

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Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Schneider Electric , the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, together with joint ventures AlphaStruxure and GreenStruxure has been recognized as an industry leader in the Energy as a Service (EaaS) market with a No.

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  • Schneider Electric , the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, together with joint ventures AlphaStruxure and GreenStruxure has been recognized as an industry leader in the Energy as a Service (EaaS) market with a No.
  • Schneider is a leader in the EaaS market, supported by its extensive vision, innovative go-to-market strategy, effective public presence, and technology excellence, among other factors, said Sasha Wedekind, Principal Research Analyst with Guidehouse Insights.
  • Schneider Electric has strategically positioned itself to be at the forefront of the market in the New Energy Landscape.
  • Energy as a Service arms companies with the power to meet their energy outcomes by freeing up capital through a single, long-term energy partner.

HAMLET HOMES SURPRISES THE CITY OF IONA, IDAHO WITH A $50,000 REMODEL TO THE ENTRANCE OF CITY HALL

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Tuesday, May 3, 2022

This Thursday, Hamlet Homes will completely renovate the entryway, donating more than $50,000 in services to beautify and improve it.

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  • This Thursday, Hamlet Homes will completely renovate the entryway, donating more than $50,000 in services to beautify and improve it.
  • The renovation will include a complete replacement of the front steps, replacing flooring, painting walls, adding wall coverings and fresh new furniture.
  • Tami Ostmark, VP of Marketing & Owner had this to say, "Hamlet believes that we are bigger than the homes we build.
  • "We are very excited about developing new beautiful homes in Iona", continued Jon Southern, COO & Owner of Hamlet.

Lexmark to Bring Renewable Energy to Global Headquarters

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Tuesday, April 19, 2022

LEXINGTON, Ky., April 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Lexmark, a global imaging and IoT solutions leader, today broke ground on a two-megawatt solar array that will bring renewable energy to its global headquarters in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky Lieutenant Governor Jacqueline Coleman, Lexington Mayor Linda Gorton, Executive Director of the Kentucky Office of Energy Policy Kenya Stump, and project partners Seth Parker from Melink and Kenny Cook from Schneider Electric participated in a ground-breaking event at the site today.

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  • LEXINGTON, Ky., April 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Lexmark, a global imaging and IoT solutions leader, today broke ground on a two-megawatt solar array that will bring renewable energy to its global headquarters in Lexington, Kentucky.
  • "Lexmark has committed to achieving carbon neutrality across all our operations by 2035," said Allen Waugerman, President and CEO, Lexmark.
  • "Renewable energy will help us achieve that goal, and we are pleased to break ground on construction of a two-megawatt solar array at our Lexington headquarters.
  • Lexmark and the Lexmark logo are trademarks of Lexmark International, Inc., registered inthe United Statesand/or other countries.All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.

Survey Finds Investors Are Dissatisfied with Companies’ ESG Performance Data, Urge Business Leaders to Adopt Technologies for Improved ESG Data Management and Reporting

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Tuesday, April 19, 2022

A plurality of surveyed investment decision-makers recommend that companies adopt relevant digital technologies and tools to advance their collection, usage, and reporting of investment grade Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) performance data, according to the 2021 Benchmark ESG Survey: Investor Attitudes on Company ESG Data .

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  • A plurality of surveyed investment decision-makers recommend that companies adopt relevant digital technologies and tools to advance their collection, usage, and reporting of investment grade Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) performance data, according to the 2021 Benchmark ESG Survey: Investor Attitudes on Company ESG Data .
  • This and other survey findings are detailed in a new eBook from Benchmark Digital Partners ( Benchmark ), Investment-Grade ESG Performance Data: Critical to Sustainable Business , released today.
  • Readers will find instructive investor perspectives on the current quality of companies self-reported data, the importance of improvement and how business leaders might collect, use, and report the investment-grade data investors need.
  • Join nearly 3,000,000 users that trust Benchmark ESG with their software system needs for operational risk and compliance, EHS, sustainability, product stewardship, supplier risk, and ESG data management / disclosure reporting.

FIRST FEMALE OWNER NAMED AT HAMLET HOMES IN SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH

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Friday, April 15, 2022

SALT LAKE CITY, April 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Women drive the majority of the home purchasing decisions, yet almost every building company in America is led and owned by men. It's no secret that construction, like many businesses, is a 'man's world'. Yet that statistic is still quite shocking and transparently true. Hamlet Homes stands out in naming Tami Ostmark to an ownership role.

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  • Hamlet Homes stands out in naming Tami Ostmark to an ownership role.
  • John Peterson, who also became an owner said; "I have such respect for Tami.
  • The winner will also receive a membership to both the Salt Lake Homebuilders Association (SLHBA) and Professional Women in Building (PWB).
  • About Hamlet Homes:Hamlet Homes( www.hamlethomes.com ) crafts quality customer-oriented townhomes and single-family homes located in attractively designed neighborhoods in northernUtah.