Selected News


Below are news items included in the EthicalQuote database and selected by Covalence for their relevance.

Widespread safety issues identified at Bangladesh clothing factories

14 10 2014

Inspectors hired by a group of Western clothing brands have found safety problems at all the Bangladesh factories they visited as part of an initiative launched after a building collapse last year killed more than 1,100 workers. The Accord for Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh is seeking remedial action after identifying more than 80,000 […]

Widespread safety issues identified at Bangladesh clothing factories
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Businesses and Investors Pressing for Green Policy

22 09 2014

Hundreds of corporations, insurance companies and pension funds are calling on world leaders gathering for a U.N. summit on climate change this week to attack the problem by making it more costly for businesses and ordinary people to pollute. The idea, long advocated by policymakers, economists and environmental activists, is that the world can’t hope […]

Businesses and Investors Pressing for Green Policy
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Report on the World’s First Certified-Responsible Oil Development Site

12 09 2014

Earlier this week, Equitable Origin issued the world’s first certification for socially and environmentally responsible practices by an oil production operation. The certified site, located in Colombia and operated by Pacific Rubiales Energy, achieved certification by demonstrating adherence to the EO100TM Standard for best industry practices across several categories, like Fair Labor and Working Conditions […]

Report on the World's First Certified-Responsible Oil Development Site
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(English) How Gap’s Minimum Wage Pledge Is Already Paying Off

20 02 2014

Désolé, cet article est seulement disponible en Anglais Américain.

How Gap's Minimum Wage Pledge Is Already Paying Off
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(English) L’Oréal Says It Will Phase Out The Use Of Plastic Microbeads In Its Beauty Products

13 02 2014

Désolé, cet article est seulement disponible en Anglais Américain.

L’Oréal Says It Will Phase Out The Use Of Plastic Microbeads In Its Beauty Products
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(English) Exclusive: Inside McDonald’s quest for sustainable beef

7 01 2014

Désolé, cet article est seulement disponible en Anglais Américain.

Exclusive: Inside McDonald's quest for sustainable beef
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(English) Google, Microsoft top list of 2013’s most buzzed-about companies: GreenBiz article based on exclusive data provided by Covalence

23 12 2013

Désolé, cet article est seulement disponible en Anglais Américain.

Google, Microsoft top list of 2013's most buzzed-about companies - GreenBiz article based on exclusive data provided by Covalence
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(English) Nestlé first major multi-national to launch human rights white paper

9 12 2013

Désolé, cet article est seulement disponible en Anglais Américain.

Nestlé first major multi-national to launch human rights white paper
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(English) Nouvelle surperformance sur 3 mois

21 10 2013

Désolé, cet article est seulement disponible en Anglais Américain.

Nouvelle surperformance sur 3 mois
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(English) L’Oréal announces its new sustainability commitment for 2020 « Sharing Beauty With All »

10 10 2013

Désolé, cet article est seulement disponible en Anglais Américain.

L’Oréal announces its new sustainability commitment for 2020
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