A new report by human rights campaigners has found labour abuses in plantations that supply to Wilmar International. The tainted palm oil could be in products made by Nestle, Unilever, Kellogg's, and other global brands.
At the launch event in Singapore hosted by Fuji Xerox, the business community discussed the importance of reporting and how the new GRI Standards afford greater accessibility and flexibility for first-timers.
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Taiwan is constantly lauded as a solar powerhouse and a genius in recycling, but its innovation in green solutions and technologies still flies under the radar, as Hannah Koh finds out on a recent trip to Taipei.
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High level action by companies and governments are crucial for systemic solutions to issues like waste, but ground-up innovation can also offer important and game-changing ideas, says SL2 strategy consultant Melanie Tan.
Businesses in Singapore take note: More shoppers want to spend on brands which make positive contributions to a social or environmental cause. Be An Idea's Anthony Caravello shares how companies can appeal to these conscious consumers.
Singapore-based companies are starting on the journey towards sustainability, although most of them have not yet made the connection between corporate responsibility and profitability. This is the main finding of ...