A survey in the retail sector yields insights into how to create effective, actionable reports.
For a company selling water in plastic bottles, the concept of sustainability can be tricky.
As companies such as Google, Microsoft and HP increase their sustainability efforts, how do we tell what's making a difference?
The First State is the latest to embrace B Corp principles of valuing the environment, community, employees and supplier. Eleven other states may soon follow.
These two changes should help companies focus on strategy. Here's how to stay ahead of the curve.
The fight to get to the top of sustainability rankings benefits everyone.
A new iOS app aims to help small and midsize businesses kick the tires and compare their sustainability efforts.
Is materiality challenging? Yes. Is it worth it? Absolutely. These three companies show us how.
This week's roundup of corporate sustainability news explores the California Carbon Challenge, the best of B-Corps, Volvo's electric roads scheme and much more.
At last week's Global GRI Conference in Amsterdam, integrated reporting was clearly positioned as the Holy Grail of corporate sustainability. But no one yet knows what it will look like.
What does it take to produce a corporate sustainability report? For starters, more than 80 subject-matter experts. And then there's Erin.
Has your company reduced its greenhouse gas emissions? Great, now prove it.
Full public disclosure of water use and issues makes it easier -- not harder -- to reform corporations and their public sustainability image.
Does social media represent the best way to get a sustainability message out and interact with stakeholders vs. merely "engaging" with them?
This week’s ICYMI includes the results of the DOE's first Better Buildings Challenge, the latest in distributed cloud tech, the dark side of Greek yogurt and much more.
The new G4 reporting guidelines focus on what is material to a company and its stakeholders. That's both good news and bad.
Don't let your CSR reporting do more harm than good by avoiding these 10 mistakes.
The new GRI G4 leaves known defects firmly in place, says one commentator attending GRI's Amsterdam conference.
A report from Day 1 of the Global Reporting Initiative conference in Amsterdam on the latest changes to the reporting standard.
It's a research-heavy week here at ICYMI HQ, with studies detailing everything from profiles of ESG professionals to solutions for sustainable cities.