9 Results for CSR

In a major nod to the quality of Canadian beef, McDonald’s Canada announced today that it will be the first company to serve Canadian beef from certified sustainable farms and ranches, beginning with its Angus line-up. This means that for the first time ever, McDonald’s three million daily guests who consume more…

July 12, 2018 @ 9:21am

IKEA Canada has been named as one of Canada's Greenest Employers for the 10th consecutive year for its commitment to sustainability practices, including water conservation. The designation from Mediacorp Canada Inc. recognizes employers who lead the nation in creating a culture of environmental awareness in their organizations and incorporate sustainable business…

April 19, 2018 @ 9:20am

The federal government has announced that it will create a Sustainable Finance Expert Panel to consult with Canada's business leaders, including insurers, on opportunities related to sustainable finance, including climate-related disclosures. The Expert Panel builds on the work of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCDF), led by Michael Bloomberg, that was…

April 13, 2018 @ 10:04am

Danone Canada announced today that it has become the country's largest consumer-facing Certified B Corporation, coinciding with the one-year anniversary of Danone's acquisition of WhiteWave Foods. The B Corp Certification is part of Danone Canada's ambition to become one of the country's best-performing food and beverage companies, pursuing the Danone One Planet, One Health vision,…

April 12, 2018 @ 10:00am

Corporate giants and water leaders gathered in Johannesburg today to discuss the findings of the annual Global Water Report published today by Carbon Disclosure Project  (the non-profit global environmental disclosure platform). A Turning Tide: tracking corporate action on water security analyses water data from 742 of the world's largest companies including Nestlé, Burberry, and…

December 06, 2017 @ 11:26am

The Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation, associated with Enterprise car rentals, has announced a $30 million donation to The Nature Conservancy to conserve rivers and regionally important watersheds around the world. A portion of this donation includes support for TNC Canada, focused on bolstering Indigenous land and water management leadership in Canada.…

November 13, 2017 @ 3:28pm

The Region of Peel's Regional Council adopted a new Corporate Social Responsibility Strategy this week that sets objectives for increased water efficiency and stormwater management at all its facilities, as well as low impact development (LID). "We are already achieving many positive outcomes for the community by operating responsibly and…

June 23, 2017 @ 10:29am

The Coca-Cola Company and its global bottling partners today announced they have met their goal to replenish (or balance) the equivalent amount of water used in their global sales volume back to nature and communities. Based on this achievement, Coca-Cola is the first Fortune 500 company to publicly claim achieving…

August 29, 2016 @ 4:45am

Ontario Pork, the industry association that represents the 1,369 farmers in the province, released its inaugural Social Responsibility Report, measuring economic, environmental, social, and governance performance. The report includes a lifecycle assessment of water in Ontario hog farming. "We are proud to be the first livestock group in the province…

March 31, 2016 @ 12:50pm