28 Nov '11, 3pm

CSR Reports Suffer from Major Gaffes and Gaps, Study Finds

BT: According to its 2007 sustainability report, 99.8% of the company’s international waste is produced by a few office workers in Belgium; Southeast Asian and Australian operations did not consumer any water; and Irish and Dutch employees did not travel at all. BT has won several reporting awards. Enel: The Italian energy company reported that its 2009 carbon emissions totalled 122,089 million tons – four times the planet’s total emissions. Volkswagen and E.on: The carmaker decided not to include in its report a coal plant emitting 2.5 million tons of CO2 per year, because it is owned by E.on. The power company didn’t include the plant because it is run by Volkswagen. Ford: The company reported that its North American waste generation exceed its global waste output.

Full article: http://www.environmentalleader.com/2011/11/28/csr-reports...

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