Posts tagged Sustainability reporting
Assess Your Reporting: Quiz on Compiling Process

NBS’s sustainability reporting resources are based on research conducted by Drs. Jodi York, Chris Dembek, and Brad Potter of the University of Melbourne, Australia, and Wesley Gee of The Works Design Communications, Canada. These resources will be released in October 2017.

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Why Investors Can View Companies as Leaders and Laggards

Socially responsible investment (SRI) techniques use screens to include — or exclude — companies in portfolios based on social or environmental performance. SRI is gaining traction — eleven percent of professionally managed U.S. assets were invested using these principles in 2007.

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Voluntary Standards Offer Reputation Insurance

This study examines the chemical industry's Responsible Care Program and evaluates whether it improved member firms' environmental performance relative to their peers. The authors find firms that adopt Responsible Care do not make environmental improvements faster than other firms-possibly because non-compliance is not punished.

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