China

“NRDC Mapping Tool Links Apparel Brands to Their Suppliers’ Environmental Performance” – Sustainable Brands – January 3, 2018

On January 3, 2018 Sustainable Brands reported that the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and China’s Institute of Public & Environmental Affairs (IPE) have launched the IPE Green Supply Chain Map. “Based on publicly available data from the Chinese government, IPE’s database and map provide real-time data and historical trends in air pollution emissions and wastewater discharge for nearly […]

“Shenzhen Stock Exchange commits to sustainable and transparent markets” – SSE Initiative – December 5, 2017

On December 5, 2017 the UN Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) Initiative announced that the Szenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE) has joined the SSE, becoming the SSE’s 67th partner exchange. “The SZSE has attached great importance to sustainable development and has devoted a lot of efforts to green finance system construction and social responsibility,” said Wang Jianjun, President […]