Sustainability Consulting Case Studies

Yes Employees can Make a Difference in Reaching Sustainability Goals

By Kathy Miller on May 31st, 2014

The National Geographic Society website describes their organization as follows: “The National Geographic Society has been inspiring people to care about the planet since 1888. It is one of the largest nonprofit scientific and educational institutions in the world. Its interests include geography, archaeology and natural science, and the promotion of environmental and historical conservation. […]

 


Engagement, Sustainability and Innovation: How Dow Chemical Connects the Dots

By Kathy Miller on April 11th, 2014

  Dow Chemical, a multinational corporation headquartered in Midland, Michigan, USA, takes sustainability seriously!  The dilemma of meeting customers’ needs in sustainable ways is a challenge that they welcome these days.  However, they haven’t always looked at sustainability through the deep and broad lens that guides their decisions currently.  By increasing the engagement of a […]

 


Case Study: Brown-Foreman Corporation’s Sustainability Road Map

By Kathy Miller on June 25th, 2013

Brown-Forman, one of the largest American-owned companies in the spirits and wine industry, is known mainly for brands such as Jack Daniels Tennessee Whiskey, Southern Comfort and Korbel California Champagnes. The company has been involved with many aspects of sustainability for a while. For example, in 2004, they sponsored a company-wide symposium on sustainability to […]

 


Sustainability at Dow Chemical

By Kathy Miller on April 11th, 2013

“Sustainability at Dow Chemical”– Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Spring 2012 by Kathleen Perkins PhD., Robert G. Eccles, Harvard Business School, and Mark Weick, Dow Chemical   DowSustainability