Environment

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation publishes content on the environment and related issues. Find and access current and archived items in our database. 

Sustainability Summit Series: Sustainability Investment and Reporting - The Road Ahead

The U.S. Chamber Foundation is inviting thought partners to join a discussion focused on the future of sustainable investment and reporting. We will share findings from our latest research on the status of the ESG landscape as we transition to a post-COVID-19 world, explore private sector leadership in communicating ESG-related information, and discuss the frameworks needed to support companies in proactively disclosing consistent sustainability data.

Sustainability Summit Series: Climate Efforts in the Decade of Action

As we transition into a “new normal” in the face of COVID-19, what are the most impactful climate strategies companies continue to drive forward, and what are the tactics and technologies being deployed to deliver on sustainability commitments? Hear from leaders in the manufacturing, logistics, and banking industries on their unique approaches to advancing sustainable progress at the outset of the Decade of Action.

Sustainability and the Path to Equity

Communities of color have long been disproportionately affected by environmental issues, including higher air pollution rates, chemical exposure, and poor food and water quality. Please join us on August 5 for a conversation with leading experts from the field on how communities, NGOs, and the private sector can work together to build a more sustainable economy that helps create opportunity for all.

Beyond 34 Series: Recycling Systems Continuity Beyond COVID-19

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation has launched a virtual conversation series to help prepare the business community for the immediate and longer-term sustainability implications of COVID-19. Our next conversation will focus on the importance of robust recycling and recovery systems both in the current context of COVID-19 and in the resource-constrained future.

May 21, 2020
Great Lakes Report
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, with research and database expertise from Guidehouse, produced a first-of-its-kind report to showcase the economic and environmental value of the circular economy (CE) in the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence region (GLR). By tracking the potential economic impact through available and forecast data, the report has outlined how companies operating within specific sectors can translate CE opportunities into business best practices that unlock new growth, competitiveness, and innovation.

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