Groups Press Corporations to Disclose Enviro Risks

Source: Greenbiz, 6 February 2001

An environmental think tank and a socially responsible investment firm have joined forces to press corporations on reporting environmental risks. And theyve called on the Securities and Exchange Commission for muscle. The World Resources Institute and Calvert called on corporate >>> read more

GRI Update January 2001

Source: GRI, 27 January 2001

A new update from the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), guidelines for sustainability reporting. Get Involved! How To Get Involved With Improving The Guidelines: The GRI needs your help as we begin the process of revising the June 2000 first edition >>> read more

Paper published about eco-indicators

Source: TNO, 3 January 2001

A new period is now emerging. A period in which society demands that companies pay attention to the social and environmental, as well as the economic, results of their actions. A period when companies must earn their societal license to >>> read more

BSR releases new report comparing CSR-related standards

Source: BSR, 22 December 2000

To help companies sort through the complex and growing number of standards, guidelines, and codes designed to guide corporate practices on issues ranging from human rights to the environment, BSR has just published "A Comparison of Selected Corporate Social Responsibility-Related >>> read more

GRI Update december 2000

Source: GRI, 19 December 2000

An update from GRI, the Global Reporting Initiative, guidelines for sustainability reporting. Subjects: * Priorities for GRI Identified at Washington Symposium * Investors Urge CEOs to Publish Sustainability Reports * More Companies Following Sustainability Reporting Guidelines * Recent GRI Presentations >>> read more

Measuring Environmental Performance of Industry (MEPI) launched it’s website

Source: SPRU - Science and Technology Policy Research, University of Sussex, 6 December 2000

New Website Launched: This new website presents the results of a major two-year research project on the environmental performance of European firms in the manufacturing industry. The European Commission-funded project developed a practical approach to performance measurement, and collected >>> read more