Eco-Efficient Pharmaceutical Companies Have Higher Share Value

Source:, 10 July 2002

Innovest’s recent report on the global pharmaceutical sector notes a correlation between strong environmental performance and better stock performance, with some exceptions The body of statistical evidence correlating higher corporate environmental performance with higher stock performance has just grown. Late >>> read more

ICC comments on EU Commission communication about CSR

Source: ICC, 9 July 2002

On behalf of the ICC member companies in all parts of the world, ICC comments with some serious concerns regarding recent developments in the ongoing debate within European Union institutions on the subject of corporate social responsibility (CSR). ICC members >>> read more

Final ISO CSR Feasibility Report Available

Source: ISO, 8 July 2002

The final version of "The Desirability and Feasibility of ISO Corporate Social Responsibility Standards" is now available. The report was prepared by the "Consumer Protection in the Global Market" Working Group of COPOLCO, the Consumer Policy Committee of ISO (the >>> read more

Launch of the European Academy of Business in Society

Source: CSR Europe, 5 July 2002

Business leaders and academics are teaming up in a groundbreaking attempt to prove to the European business community that Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) makes good business sense. Their joint research project, the European Academy of Business in Society , represents >>> read more

EU Commission adopts Communication document about CSR

Source: EU, 2 July 2002

On 2nd July 2002 the Commission adopted a communication concerning "CSR, a business contribution to sustainable development". The consultation process on the Green Paper has supported Community action in the field of CSR. In the present Communication, which constitutes a >>> read more