Environment

Air, water, plants, and animals, are interconnected with society in direct and circular ways. Businesses have tremendous impact on the environment, and often have many pathways to reduce their footprint.



Stories


UK urged to introduce mandatory climate votes at AGMs

The British government has been urged to give shareholders a vote on how businesses are responding …

10 months, 3 weeks

Unilever to put its plans to fight climate change to shareholder votes

Unilever is to offer investors a regular vote on its plans to tackle climate change, becoming the w…

11 months, 1 week

Focusing on regenerative agriculture and moving to renewable electricity, Nestlé redoubles efforts to combat climate change Share this page

As a signatory of the UN 'Business Ambition for 1.5°C' pledge, Nestlé is one of the first companies…

12 months

G.M. Drops Its Support for Trump Climate Rollbacks and Aligns With Biden

General Motors said it would no longer back President Trump's effort to strip California of the pow…

1 year

Senators Push Financial Firms to Address Global Deforestation

Interesting that 8 Senators sent letters to fund managers on their deforestation investment policie…

2 years, 7 months

McDonald's introduces Beyond Meat P.L.T to their menu

McDonald's will test a new "plant, lettuce and tomato" sandwich using Beyond Meat's patties in 28 r…

2 years, 2 months

Senate Democrats question BlackRock climate commitment

BOSTON/LONDON (Reuters) - Five Democratic U.S. senators on Thursday asked BlackRock Inc to justify …

1 year, 1 month

AT&T Commits To Be Carbon Neutral by 2035; Announces Nationwide Expansion of Climate Resilience Tool

DALLAS, Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T* has committed to be carbon neutral across its enti…

1 year, 2 months

Petitions


United Parcel Servi…
UPS: Link Executive Pay to Sustainability

Integrate sustainability metrics into company executive compensation incentive plans

$214.6 million supporting

Tesla, Inc.
Continue the Transition

Tesla continues to advance the world’s transition into utilizing electric vehicles.

$164.4 million supporting

Commit to science-based emission reduction targets

Request companies commit to science-based emissions targets.

$235.6 million supporting

Chevron Corporation
Climate Deception and Accountability

Major fossil fuel companies have known for decades that their products—oil, natural gas, and coal—cause global warming. Their own scientists told them

$166.1 million supporting

Exxon Mobil Corpora…
Exxon: Disclose your Lobbying

Exxon should be more transparent about corporate lobbying expenditures designed to influence legislation and regulation

$155.5 million supporting

BlackRock
BlackRock: Support Climate-Critical Resolutions

BlackRock must change is proxy voting policies to support CEO Larry Fink's public comments on climate change.

$231.1 million supporting

Banco Santander, S.… Bank of America Cor… Barclays PLC
Cease Investment in Illegal Amazon Deforestation

Brazilian agribusiness is rapidly destroying the Amazon rainforest. Foreign financiers have the power and responsibly to halt illegal deforestation.

$251.3 million supporting

Archer-Daniels-Midl… Bunge Limited
Bunge and ADM Boards: stop deforestation!

Join us in calling on Bunge and ADM's Board to vote YES on the shareholder proposal calling for stronger action to protect our planet.

$261.9 million supporting

BlackRock Dimensional Fund Ad… Fidelity
Disclose Corporate Political Activity

Fossil fuel companies exert a great deal of influence over climate and energy policy at the federal, state, local and international levels – yet much

$700.3 million supporting

CVS Health Corporat…
Skip the Slip

Every year, US receipt production consumes over 3 million trees and 9 billion gallons of water. This emits 4 billion pounds of CO2 and generates 302 m

$32.0 million supporting