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For Bank of America, Sustainability Isn’t an Either/Or Proposition

In July 2020, Bank of America published its first Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) report. In this Q&A with Neil Stewart, SASB’s Director of Corporate Outreach, Rudi Bless, Bank of...
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Verizon: Sending a Strong ESG Signal to Investors

We recently caught up with Beth Sasfai, Senior Vice President, Corporate Governance & Chief ESG Officer at Verizon, one of the world’s largest communications technology companies. Verizon began using SASB...
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J.B. Hunt Becomes First SASB Reporter in Road Transportation

J.B. Hunt Transport Services (NASDAQ: JBHT) is a $15 billion market cap transportation and logistics company headquartered in Arkansas. For the firm and its shareholders, reducing emissions and mitigating climate...

Cenovus Energy: Bold Targets and Continuous Improvement

We recently caught up with Rhona DelFrari, Vice President, Sustainability & Engagement, at Cenovus Energy, an integrated oil and gas producer based in Calgary, Alberta. Cenovus recently released its annual...

SASB Standards Helped Us Reconnect with Capital Markets

The following guest blog was written by Mikkel Skougaard, who is Group ESG Reporting Senior Expert at MOL Group. He recently shared these and other insights in SASB 201: Getting...

Dispelling the Top 11 SASB Myths

At SASB, we frequently hear misconceptions about our standards, including misconceptions about who uses them and how to use them. Many of these “SASB myths” arise in conversations that members...

Overcoming Implementation Challenges at Small- and Mid-Size Companies

The following guest blog was written by Kuni Chen, CFA. He is an ESG Consultant and former head of climate change impact investments at The Nature Conservancy. Mr. Chen is...

Getting Started with SASB? Join Our Master Class

Two weeks ago, 1,306 people from 53 countries attended part one of our new Implementation Webinar Series. I got to share the screen with SASB Foundation CEO Janine Guillot and...

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...
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Lessons from ESG Leaders: Start Early, Be Patient

  SASB standards have been downloaded over 100,000 times since they were approved in November 2018, one of many indications that companies are looking at the standards with fresh eyes...