11 May '11, 4pm

Leading companies and investors announce sustainability commitments at #ceres11:

Sustainable business practices got a powerful, public boost today when a group of globally prominent investors, Fortune 500 companies and organized labor announced a series of coordinated commitments to combat climate change and other societal challenges while building a safer, more sustainable global economy. Commitments announced at the 2011 Ceres Conference range from the nation's largest public pension fund launching plans to integrate social and environmental factors into all investment decision-making, to an iconic apparel company announcing a paradigm shift in treatment of workers in global contract factories, to a software giant unveiling new and enhanced energy management solutions with the potential for influencing one-sixth of the planet's collective human-made greenhouse gas emissions. "We face enormous global challenges that require bold solutions to build a n...

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