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Samsung Cross Bosphorus Swim - the First in Turkey to Undertake PDP Sport

By Ocean Recovery Alliance

- Published on July 16, 2018 by Ocean Recovery Alliance

“We are excited to be part of the PDP Sport program, as the first large scale global open water swim event, and first sporting event in Turkey, to be fully engaged on this topic of plastic waste reduction, particularly given that this is our 30th anniversary of the event”, said Mr. Nihat Usta, the president of the Bosphorus Committee of Turkish Olympic Committee.

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Samsung Cross Bosphorus Swim - the First in Turkey to Undertake PDP Sport
GreenBiz - On Brands and Social Responsibility

By GreenBiz

- Published on July 9, 2018 by GreenBiz

This is where investors such as Larry Fink, the CEO of BlackRock, or Goldman Sachs, with its new environmental investment policies, will begin to make a difference in who they chose to invest in. It is not worth their time, or investor's money, to be caught out on a limb on such a large-scale, obvious "hot topic" that has the potential to ignite, regardless of what "tradition" says along the way.

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GreenBiz - On Brands and Social Responsibility
Reading the Tea Leaves with Disposable Plastic

By Doug Woodring

- Published on June 22, 2018 by EcoBusiness

On a daily basis, more people are impacted by trash and dirty water than by climate change. This is not to say that one problem is bigger than the other, but plastic pollution is one of the more complicated issues to solve as it is so widely dispersed. Dirty water from trash impacts drinking water, hygiene, disease, tourism, and air pollution from open-pit burning of trash. It also impacts fishing, agriculture, maritime transport, and ecosystems on land and water, and the carrying of toxicity in broken-up micro plastic, which has entered the human food chain.

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Reading the Tea Leaves with Disposable Plastic
Brand Impacts and Social Responsibility

By Ocean Recovery Alliance

- Published on June 22, 2018 by Ocean Recovery Alliance

For those in the world of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Environmental and Social Governance reporting (ESG), there is an interesting dynamic at play in Hong Kong, with a large multinational brand being drawn into the domestic “dirty” laundry of its licensee.

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Brand Impacts and Social Responsibility
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