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SASB to Improve Apparel, Accessories & Footwear Industry Guidance on Materials Sourcing Measurement

During its February 25 meeting, the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) unanimously agreed to add a project related to raw materials sourcing in the Apparel, Accessories & Footwear industry to...
Published by Taylor Reed
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SASB Initiates Research into Tobacco Supply Chains

The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) announced at its February 25 meeting a research project to evaluate for the tobacco industry whether sustainability issues in the tobacco supply chain are...
Published by Lynn Xia
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Project Update and Call for Feedback: Tailings Management in Extractives

The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) is currently engaged in stakeholder consultation for its standard-setting project on tailings management in the Extractives sector. Given an overwhelming amount of interest in...
Published by Ekaterina Hardin
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Sustainability Has Climbed The Corporate Ladder – Now What?

A group of approximately 120 chief executive officers from many of the world’s largest and most influential companies recently sent a clear signal to global capital markets: Sustainability is on...
Published by Janine Guillot
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WSJ Editorial Misrepresents SASB

At the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB), our work recognizes the role that accurate information plays in ensuring the effective functioning of global capital markets. We also believe that markets...
Published by Janine Guillot
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Call for Feedback: Systemic Risk

The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) is seeking technical feedback from corporate risk professionals and credit risk analysts on key issues in the Asset Management & Custody Activities industry. During...
Published by Anton Gorodniuk
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The Question on ESG Is No Longer Why, But How

Click here to explore SASB’s updated Implementation Primer. Whether it’s in the board room, the C-suite, or in the capital markets that help fuel economic growth and sustainable development, useful...
Published by Janine Guillot
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SASB to Research Content Moderation on Internet Platforms

During its Dec. 4 meeting, the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) announced a research project that will explore the topic of content moderation on Internet platforms. The project will involve...
Published by Greg Waters
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SASB to Explore Risks and Opportunities Related to Plastics Use

During its Dec. 4 meeting, the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) announced a research project to assess investor interest in better incorporating risks and opportunities associated with single-use plastics into...
Published by Gail Glazerman, CFA
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SASB Standards Board approves the Human Capital Research Project

SASB’s Human Capital Research Project will identify key human capital management issues to set up potential standard-setting activities In September 2019, the SASB Standards Board approved the Human Capital Research...
Published by Kelli Okuji Wilson
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