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This is what inclusive capitalism looks like

Members of the Council for Inclusive Capitalism share their best ideas and business actions for a more inclusive and sustainable capitalism on this platform. Business leaders can explore leading private sector actions and apply learnings to their own operations. The result is the most comprehensive public platform of private sector actions that profitably create value for everyone — employees, communities, shareholders, and the planet. The commitments to action in this collection are…

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Demonstrating an organization’s effort to transform its operations

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Reflecting ongoing or new effort, not a past effort or achievement

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Defining clear outcome targets to allow assessment of progress

We map our members’ commitments to action against existing frameworks for change, including the World Economic Forum International Business Council’s pillars for sustainable value creation — People, Planet, Principles of Governance, and Prosperity — and the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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Organization Priority Areas Commitment SDGs
Ad Maiora By 2022 we will reduce the adoption and environmental impact of non-recyclable waste used in our organisation by 25%.
Ad Maiora Ad Maiora will promote sustainability by accelerating its digital transition with a sustainable approach. By 2025 Ad Maiora will be 75% paperless.
Bank of America Bank of America will mobilize an additional $300 billion in capital by 2030 through our Environmental Business Initiative to accelerate the transition to a low-carbon, sustainable economy.
Bank of America Bank of America is committing to maintain carbon neutrality and will work to reduce even further our carbon footprint by lessening Scope 1 and 2 emissions, and by purchasing 100% of our electricity from renewable sources.
Bellen Management Consulting, O.P.C. Our firm will spearhead the passage of the Philippine Circular Economy Act by 2023.
Brunello Cucinelli S.p.A. Brunello commits to increase its use of FSC certified products to 100% by 2023.
Brunello Cucinelli S.p.A. We aim to have 100% recycled paper/cardboard used in garment packaging by 2023.
Brunello Cucinelli S.p.A. Brunello commits to eliminate all fossil plastic bag use by 2022.
Century Pacific Food, Inc. Century Pacific is committed to sustaining its plastic neutrality program for all its brands that utilize flexible packaging in 2022.
Dress Green Limited Dress Green will reduce fashion waste by recycling or upcycling 2000 items of clothing by 2025.
Earth & Organics Earth & Organics will promote the consumption of food grown using sustainable and regenerative practices by engaging in study of soil health improvements and how it is linked to the overall reduction of green house gas emissions in the next 3 years.
Estée Lauder Companies By the end of 2020, The Estée Lauder Companies will achieve zero industrial waste-to-landfill for all global manufacturing, distribution and innovation sites.
Gemini Corporation NV Double our plastics recycling target to 400,000 tonnes by 2025. Also, create infrastructure for circular economy and enable recycling of more than 50,000 tonnes of plastics by 2025, through our subsidiary Gemcorp Recycling and Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
IBM Divert 90% (by weight) of IBM’s total nonhazardous waste from landfill and incineration by 2025 through reuse, recycling, composting, and waste-to-energy processes. Use waste-to-energy processes for no more than 10% (by weight) of the diverted waste.
IBM IBM commits to eliminating all nonessential plastic from the packaging of IBM logo hardware by year-end 2024.
IBM IBM will eliminate nonessential, single-use plastic items from IBM-managed cafeteria operations globally by 2025.
Inclusive Capital Partners In-Cap is committed to promoting a low carbon economy and commits to promote adoption and implementation of TCFD principles and reporting with 100% of our energy and natural resource-intensive portfolio companies by 2021.
iso20400plus Ltd iso20400plus Ltd will sponsor membership, advertisement & listing of 100 organisations in the least developed countries by 2025.
Lori Dennis Inc. Lori Dennis Interior Design will promote environmental sustainability and social inclusion by working with companies who practice sustainable principals, by allocating 35% of the firms purchases to these companies in the next 24 months.
Mastercard For the second year, we increased and met our goal for waste diversion, achieving 80% for 2019 in three U.S. offices. We’ve increased that goal to 85% waste diversion in 2020, with an eventual end goal of zero-waste in our owned facilities in the U.S
Merck Promote the reuse and recycling of water at our facilities around the globe with the goal, by 2025, to maintain global water use at or below 2015 levels.
M&T Bank M&T Bank will support sustainable waste management by reducing waste to landfill by 20 percent by 2025
Nestlé Nestlé will work towards a world where none of its packaging ends up in landfill or as litter on land or in seas, oceans and waterways, by making 100% of our packaging recyclable or reusable by 2025
Nestlé Nestlé will work towards a world where none of its packaging ends up in landfill or as litter on land or in seas, oceans and waterways, by reducing our use of virgin plastics by one third by 2025.
O’Neil Cinemas O’Neil Cinemas strives to become more environmentally friendly by increasing sustainable ecological practices by 50% before the year 2027.
Patterson Construction Group Patterson Construction Group would like to become more environmentally friendly - something often overlooked in the world of construction - by reducing air pollution by 60% by 2024 and excess construction waste by 80% by 2023.
Repsol Repsol will promote circular economy by recycling the equivalent of 20% of our total polyolefin production, and building the first low-emissions advanced biofuels plant in Spain, to reach a sustainable biofuel production capacity to 2Mtons by 2030
Salesforce Salesforce transitions our company and world toward clean, renewable energy and a low carbon economy. We are committed to reaching 100% Renewable Energy by FY22. By 2030, we support and mobilize the conservation, restoration, and growth of 100m trees
Stanley Black & Decker By 2030, SBD will achieve zero waste to landfill (ZWTL) across daily, direct operations (one-off construction and other events may be excluded).
Stanley Black & Decker SBD will design products for circularity across material selection, use and end-of-life considerations, with a goal of 100% reusable, recyclable, or compostable packaging by 2025, as part of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation's Global Commitment.
State Street Corporation State Street will promote responsible consumption and production by increasing our waste recycling rate to 80% by 2025.
VegTech Invest VegTech™ Invest is committed to animal welfare by reducing animal suffering through its invest strategies and product in the public markets which does not invest in meat and dairy companies. It will establish a plan to measure the impact by 2023.
VegTech Invest VegTech™ Invest is committed to addressing climate change through its impact investment strategy and product in the public markets. We believe the fund currently does this, and are establishing tracking measurements to quantify this by 12/1/2023.
Verizon Verizon will reduce its Scope 3 emissions by an absolute 40% by 2035 over a 2019 baseline.
Verizon Verizon will reduce its Scope 3 emissions by an absolute 40% by 2035 over a 2019 baseline.
Verizon Verizon seeks to enroll 50% of its workforce in the Verizon Green Team by the end of 2026.

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