Sustainability insights for companies, financial institutions, regulators and thought leaders.

In The Media / 17 Aug 2017 ESG roundup: NZ Super, Erste, Trucost

Trucost, part of S&P Dow Jones Indices, has launched a carbon pricing tool for companies that is intended to help them assess exposure to evolving regional carbon pricing mechanisms.

In The Media / 15 Aug 2017 Trucost launches corporate carbon pricing risk assessment tool

Green data specialist launches new tool aimed at helping firms assess risk to their businesses from evolving carbon pricing landscape.

In The Media / 15 Aug 2017 Trucost Launches Corporate Carbon Pricing Tool

To help companies assess exposure to evolving regional carbon-pricing mechanisms, Trucost, which is part of S&P Dow Jones Indices, has launched the Trucost Corporate Carbon Pricing Tool.

In The Media / 15 Aug 2017 S&P’s Trucost green data arm launches scenario analysis tool

S&P has launched a tool to help companies “get ahead of carbon regulation” and perform scenario analysis in line with the high-level Taskforce on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD).

In The Media / 10 Aug 2017 The race to embrace ESG ratings

Major investment firms are snapping up environmental, social and governance (ESG) ratings companies at a rapid clip—three hookups within just the past year. What do sustainability officers and financial officers need to know?

In The Media / 25 Jul 2017 A Dialogue with Sappi North America’s Sustainability Leadership

Jennifer Miller and Laura Thompson discuss emerging issues in sustainable business practices

In The Media / 24 Jul 2017 Study examines production, use and disposal of plastics

ACC responds to “Production, Use and Fate of All Plastics Ever Made” study

In The Media / 17 Jul 2017 What Experts Are Saying About the Natural Capital Protocol Toolkit

The Natural Capital Protocol Toolkit was recently launched. Check out what sustainability experts from around the world are saying about this new resource to help companies implement the Natural Capital Protocol

In The Media / 26 Jun 2017 Ecolab: A Business Model for Success

If you want to hear how to run a company effectively, listen to Emilio Tenuta.

In The Media / 22 Jun 2017 Responsible investing: Lack of benchmarks hampers ESG adoption

Institutional investors have benefited from environmental, social and governance (ESG) based investments, but the exposure is low because of the absence of standardised benchmarks, according to State Street Global Advisors and Longitude Research’s Performing for the Future report.

In The Media / 13 Jun 2017 Marine litter: Let’s stay focused on solutions

Earlier this week I had the privilege of speaking at the German Mission during the United Nations’ “The Oceans Conference.” The conference was designed to advance implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14 to conserve and sustainably use our oceans, seas, and marine resources. And this obviously includes our shared goal of keeping plastics out of the oceans.

In The Media / 06 Jun 2017 Hidden cost of one box of bananas – $6.70

Price is the final taboo in sustainability,” says Peter d’Angremond, manager Stichting Max Havelaar, in front of a packed house during the ‘Great Banana Debate’ in the Rode Hoed, Amsterdam, last week.