corporate water-use News

  • Reterro and Munich Re Offer Industry First Substitute Performance Cover for Innovative Soil Remediation

    Reterro, Inc., the only fully vertically integrated Brownfield redevelopment company able to eliminate distressed property liabilities safely and sustainably, and Munich Re (Group), one of the world’s leading reinsurance companies, have partnered to provide the industry’s first process substitute performance cover for Reterro’s soil remediation projects. Financial Technology ...


    By Reterro, Inc.

  • Eco Expo Asia 2016 closed with record-breaking exhibitor and visitor numbers

    Eco Expo Asia 2016 closed amid great acclaim with record-breaking exhibitor and visitor numbers. Held from 26 – 29 October, the Expo was jointly organised by Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, and co-organised by the Environment Bureau of the Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. The ...


    By Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd

  • 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 Foundation

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • TIGG Corporation relocates its corporate headquarters

    TIGG Corporation has relocated its Corporate Headquarters and Northeast Operations to an 83,000 square foot facility in Oakdale, PA. The Northeast Operations consist of approximately 65,000 square feet of warehouse area to store rental equipment, systems and an extensive inventory of filter media. It also contains a 10,000 square foot high-bay assembly and service shop. Commenting on the ...


    By TIGG, LLC

  • RenuEn Corporation Announces Launch of Corporate Website

    RenuEn Corporation (PINKSHEETS: RENU), a rapidly expanding renewable energy roll up company focused on solar, wind and geothermal energy solutions, announced today that the Company now has a live website that conveys RenuEn's new corporate identity to both the renewable energy and investment communities. Visitors to www.renuen.com will find information ...


    By Marketwire

  • 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

  • Changes in Statoil's corporate structure and Corporate Executive Committee

    STAVANGER, NORWAY -- (Marketwire) -- 08/19/10 -- Statoil ASA will change its organisational structure as a response to future business opportunities and challenges, and to support a continued strong development of the company. The new organisation will reflect the ongoing globalisation of Statoil, leverage the position on the Norwegian Continental Shelf and simplify internal interfaces ...


    By Marketwire

  • 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.

  • 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 Foundation

  • Corporate disclosure on sustainability

    Stratos Inc. (Stratos), a Canadian business consulting firm, has released a national study examining sustainability reporting trends and the best practices of some of Canada’s leading corporations. The study found that disclosure of sustainability information Canadian companies is now standard practice, with 80% including some environmental, ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • The corporate ecosystem services review

    Ecosystems provide businesses with numerous benefits or "ecosystem services." Forests supply timber and wood fiber, purify water, regulate climate, and yield genetic resources. River systems provide freshwater, power, and recreation. The report, The Corporate Ecosystem Services Review, developed ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Our corporate responsibility 2009

    CSL Limited (ASX:CSL), Australia's leading biopharmaceutical company, has released its first Corporate Responsibility Report, combining information about the Company's economic, social and environmental performance for 2009. "CSL has experienced significant growth over the past 10 years, which has ...

  • Corporate social responsibility is dead

    That's the opinion of one of Britain's top advisors to corporations,  Tony Manwaring, chief executive officer of non-profit 'think and do tank' Tomorrow's Company. 'There is still a strong case for business doing 'good works', but there are now far more fundamental reasons for understanding why business success goes hand in hand with social and environmental issues' says Manwaring.  ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Greening the corporate board room

    The environment is quickly gaining the attention of corporate boards across the United States. Around a quarter of Fortune 500 companies now have a committee whose job is to make sure executives comply with environmental regulations and effectively handle conservation efforts - that is more than twice as many as five years ago, according to Ceres, a coalition of public interest organizations and ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Grading corporations on climate action

    While climate action on individual levels is important, our daily carbon emissions are dwarfed by those of global businesses. A website called ClimateCounts provides data and channels for consumers to let corporations know that we are judging, and spending our dollars, based on companies' climate performance. Which Companies Succeed...or ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Stakeholder influence on corporate responsibility

    The Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship has released a timely review of the influence of stakeholders and pressure groups in nine countries. The research reflects dynamics such as the spread of market capitalism, increasing wealth and power of business, the mounting pressure for companies to take on greater social and environmental responsibilities and the growing public distrust of ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • EduCare certified as a B Corporation

    EduCare, a socially responsible Online Tutoring Company today announced that it has achieved certification as B Corporation. B Corporations are a new kind of companies that use the power of business to solve social and environmental problems. B Lab is the non-profit that certifies and supports B Corporations. To become certified as a B Corporation, ...

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