SASB Standards Board Announces Standard-Setting Projects on Human Capital and Marine Transportation

Corporate Implementation Insights: Schnitzer Steel

Refining a Century-old Sustainability Story with Strategy and Standards

Corporate Implementation Insights: DS Smith

Communicating a Circular Economy Story with SASB Standards

SASB Standards Board Issues Updates to Coal Operations, Metals & Mining and Asset Management Industry Standards

ESG Integration Insights: Nordea Asset Management

Materiality Assessment in Action – Samsung

The SASB Investor Advisory Group (IAG) Welcomes the Formation of the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB)

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December 15, 2021

Schnitzer Steel: Refining a Century-old Sustainability Story with Strategy and Standards

Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCHN) is one of the largest manufacturers and exporters of recycled metal products in North America. The company, founded in 1906, recently joined the SASB Alliance and celebrated its seventh straight year as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies according to The Ethisphere® Institute. We connected with Robert Ellsworth, […]

December 14, 2021

DS Smith: Communicating a Circular Economy Story with SASB Standards

DS Smith is a leading supplier of sustainable packaging solutions, paper products and recycling services worldwide. Its story can be traced back to the box-making business started by the Smith Family in East London in the 1940s. Today, it is a large, global company listed on the London Stock Exchange. True to its Purpose, “Redefining […]

December 4, 2021

SASB Standards Board Issues Updates to Coal Operations, Metals & Mining and Asset Management Industry Standards

Today, the SASB Standards Board published its first set of revised SASB Standards. The revisions focus on three industries: the Metals & Mining; Coal Operations; and Asset Management & Custody Activities industries. These revisions expand the disclosures topics included in two of the industries (Metals & Mining and Coal Operations) and narrow the disclosure topics […]

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Larry Fink
Chairman and CEO
BlackRock
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We’re going to change the course of investment through better disclosure and better data. We want more companies to report through SASB and TCFD.
Beth Sasfai
SVP, Corporate Governance & Chief ESG Officer at Verizon
Verizon
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Many of our largest investors strongly encouraged us to use the SASB framework as the preferred way to provide them with the most decision-useful Verizon ESG information.
Laurel Peacock
Director of Sustainability
NRG
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SASB helped us focus more specifically on investors as a key stakeholder audience for our sustainability disclosures.