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This article is one in a series in which contributing authors discuss how the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are linked to everyday clinical issues; national public health emergencies; and other nursing issues, such as leadership, shared governance, and advocacy.
As I close in on my first year at UPS, I’m reflecting on what drew me to join this organization. First, there’s the company’s reputation for integrity — when UPS commits to doing something, we deliver.
Whether driving millions of miles in our alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles, planting 15 million trees or creating more sustainable ways to deliver packages, our commitments make a difference and set an example for others in our industry.
The tool was created by the nonprofit B Lab, and is set to launch in January 2020. Here’s how companies that care about the environment can use it.
Fashion giant H&M has named Helena Helmersson, who spent five years as sustainability manager, as its first female chief executive.
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