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Today in Market Feedback: Alternative Meat & Dairy

Today in Market Feedback: Alternative Meat & Dairy
January 19, 2021

This month, we check in with Analyst Devon Bonney, SASB’s Sector Lead for the Food & Beverage sector. What were some of the key questions you were trying to answer with market consultation? It probably goes without saying that over the past few years, alternative meat and dairy products have really caught on. If you […]

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New Research Project: Alternative Meat & Dairy Products

New Research Project: Alternative Meat & Dairy Products
April 6, 2020

At its February 22 meeting, the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) initiated a research project to explore the market implications of alternative meat and dairy products on industries within the Food and Beverage sector. Alternative meat and dairy products include those products that either try to mimic or provide a substitute for traditional products. Examples […]

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SASB Initiates Research into Tobacco Supply Chains

SASB Initiates Research into Tobacco Supply Chains
March 18, 2020

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 likely to have material impacts on the financial condition, operating performance, or cost of capital of companies in the tobacco industry. Tobacco cultivation, which takes […]

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SASB to Research Content Moderation on Internet Platforms

SASB to Research Content Moderation on Internet Platforms
December 30, 2019

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 research, analysis, and engagement intended to help the Standards Board determine whether establishing standardized accounting metrics in this area may be warranted. Internet platforms, such […]

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SASB Standards Board approves the Human Capital Research Project

SASB Standards Board approves the Human Capital Research Project
November 19, 2019

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 Project as a foundational step towards addressing emerging issues in human capital management. While human capital is one of the most common issues across SASB’s […]

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