corporate water-use News

  • Corporate water accounting - methods and tools for measuring water use and impacts

    Corporate Water Accounting is a joint effort of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the CEO Water Mandate, which aims to assess existing and emerging water accounting methods and tools being used in the private sector. The goals of the effort focus on elucidating commonalities and differences among emerging methods and practice, identifying gaps and challenges and ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • The Rise of Corporate Water Disclosure

    As the year draws to a close, we reflect on our support of companies’ corporate disclosure and reporting initiatives. In 2014, water issues were top of mind, with a noticeable increase in water-related disclosures and stakeholder expectations. So we asked – what is occurring within the water space that has been a “game changer” over the past year or so? The ...


    By Antea Group - USA

  • Water issues are high on the corporate agenda

    A new international report by the Carbon Disclosure Project has investigated the impact of water scarcity and other water-related issues on some of the world's largest companies in water-intensive industries. Nearly 40 per cent of companies surveyed are already experiencing water problems and nearly 90 per cent have developed water policies, strategies and plans. The demand for water is rising ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Waters Corporation Expands Executive Team

    Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) today announced it will evolve and expand its leadership structure. The newly formed Executive Committee includes the addition of five current executives who will assume broader responsibilities and work closely with President and CEO Christopher J. O’Connell and current executive leaders to build upon the company’s track record of innovation and growth. ...


    By Waters Corporation

  • Lutz-JESCO America Corporation Helps Deployed US Troops Enjoy Clean Water

    Hypochlorinator - used to disinfect water for troops overseas Lutz-JESCO America Corporation, in Rochester, NY, continues its long history of actively supporting the US Armed Forces by manufacturing their Hypochlorinator unit and selling it to the US Military through Waltron, Inc., a valued military supplier, to disinfect water for our troops overseas. The Hypochlorinator is a ...


    By Lutz-JESCO America Corp.

  • Corporate philanthropy

    What Keeps CEOs Awake at Night? By Emily Drew, Chamber BCLC researcher and writer “What keeps you awake at night?”  Charlie Moore asks business leaders this question to help guide them to meaningful philanthropy.  The answers vary, he says. For some it’s ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Fluence to Present at Cowen New York Summit on September 20

    Melbourne, Australia & New York, USA: Fluence Corporation Limited (ASX: FLC) ("Fluence" or the "Company"), a global leader in water and wastewater treatment solutions, today announced that its Chief Executive Officer, Henry Charrabe" will participate in the "Water - Reaching an Inflection in Advanced Technology" panel presentation at the Cowen Industrial Innovation and Technology Summit at ...


    By Fluence Corporation

  • Corporate water disclosure guidelines launched by UN

    "Water should be more highly valued to reflect its worth and reduce its waste." Those words by Paul Bulcke, chief executive officer at Nestle SA (NESN), the world's biggest food company, at a World Water Week seminar in Stockholm this week, reflect growing corporate awareness of the importance of water to business survival. "If something isn't given a value, people tend to waste it," Bulcke said ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • American Water Honored for Corporate Responsibility Report

    American Water (NYSE: AWK), the nation’s largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company, today announced it was selected as a runner-up in the ...


    By American Water

  • Corporate Approaches to Water Risks Outdated and Dangerous

    The recently released CDP Global Water Report 2013 establishes that a misguided approach to water-related risk management has become business as usual at the world’s largest global companies.  Corporate focus is too often directed at reducing water use, which is an inadequate response to increasingly immediate substantive water risks, ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Fluence Corporation Limited (ASX:FLC) exclusively selected by African nation to negotiate US$100M+ water treatment plant

    Plant anticipated to provide high-quality drinking water for more than one million people; About one-third of revenue is anticipated in calendar 2018 and the remainder in calendar 2019; Fully financed project would prove ability to enter new geography and solve challenging water problems Following several months of detailed discussions and evaluation, Fluence Corporation ...


    By Fluence Corporation

  • On the Water Front - Corporate Water Disclosure Guidelines and Measure What Matters

    There have been several important recent initiatives to address water reporting and management - Corporate Water Disclosure Guidelines and Measure What Matters. The UN Global Compact’s CEO Water Mandate initiative has released the finalized Corporate Water Disclosure Guidelines – a common approach for ...

  • Compare corporate social performance using peer-based benchmarks

    NBS Blog by Magali Delmas, PhD The following is a blog post by Magali Delmas, PhD, professor of management at the UCLA Institute of the Environment & Anderson School of Management Corporate social performance (CSP) is a multi-dimensional concept emphasizing a company’s responsibilities to multiple stakeholders. Measuring CSP has ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Corporate Water Use in the Spotlight: AHC Group to Hold Workshop in Saratoga Springs, NY, June 11-13, 2013

     In an over-crowded, carbon-constrained world, everything must be used more wisely—and water is at the top of the list. Corporations are getting the message. That's why so many multinational key players will attend AHC Group's second Water Risk Management Workshop on June 11 and its semi-annual Achieving Results Workshop on June 12 and 13 in Saratoga Springs, ...


    By AHC Group

  • CARUS CORPORATION ACQUIRES ALEXANDER CHEMICAL CORPORATION

    Carus Corporation announced on 26 February 2010 that it has acquired the shares of Alexander Chemical Corporation, headquartered in Downers Grove, IL with manufacturing operations in Kingsbury, IN. Alexander is a leading manufacturer and marketer of water purification products primarily used in the municipal drinking water market in the Midwestern USA. “This acquisition represents ...


    By Carus Corporation

  • Corporate Water Stewardship 101 - Recorded webinar available!

    On Wednesday, February 3rd, Antea Group Senior Consultant Nick Martin facilitated a webinar on "Water Stewardship 101" in partnership with CDP. The presentation provides a practical overview of the basics of water stewardship, why it matters, and a look at some of the tools and strategies successful organizations are implementing. Nick has ...


    By Antea Group - USA

  • Carus Corporation acquires Pristine Water Solutions Inc.

    Carus Corporation is pleased to announce its acquisition of Pristine Water Solutions Inc., headquartered in Waukegan, Illinois, a wholly owned subsidiary of CECO Environmental Corp (NasdaqGM: CECE). Pristine Water Solutions Inc. is a 55 year old company that provides safe, reliable and effective water treatment technologies and services to its customers. “The addition of Pristine Water ...


    By Carus Corporation

  • Waters Corporation and Peak Scientific sign OEM agreement

    Waters Corporation and Peak Scientific Instruments enter OEM Agreement for the supply of Nitrogen Generators for LCMS Thousands of scientists around the world use Waters LCMS systems to make new discoveries every day. As Mass Spectroscopists continue to push the boundaries of science with Waters LCMS systems, nitrogen supply will remain a key element. The gas requirements for LCMS systems are ...

  • Water and food security - Increasing water-use efficiency in agriculture

    Water scarcity affects one in three people on Earth, and the problem could increase with population growth and as the impacts of climate change become more widespread. Water is our most abundant natural resource, but without doubt it is the most misused, undervalued, and least well managed staple of life. The demand for clean fresh water for human consumption and food production is rising almost ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • US$250m for water and wastewater services in Brazil

    The Inter-American Development Bank has approved US$250 million in financing for Sabesp, the water and wastewater company of the state of São Paulo, Brazil, to support its capital investment program. The IDB will provide Sabesp an A loan of up to US$100 million from its ordinary capital and a syndicated B loan of up to US$150 million from commercial banks to help finance part of the ...

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