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2021 Virtual AIAG Corporate Responsibility Summit

By AIAG, Wednesday, January 20, 2021 4:57 PM


The Virtual AIAG Corporate Responsibility Summit is back! This year’s two-day event on April 14–15, 2020, offers attendees the latest insights and industry information on today's ESG concerns. Join us for the first day (Wednesday, April 14) to hear insights on a wide range of environmental issues. The second day (Thursday, April 15) sessions focus on human rights, sustainability, conflict minerals, and more.

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GRI: Now Is the Time to Stand Up for Human Rights

By AIAG, Wednesday, January 20, 2021 4:44 PM

As the world marks Human Rights Day, the widening societal inequalities brought into focus by the pandemic are a stark reminder of the action needed to advance human rights. The role that companies play, in terms of understanding how their behavior contributes towards respect for human rights, is therefore crucial.

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Two New CR Webinars on the Way!

By AIAG, Wednesday, January 20, 2021 4:19 PM

March 2: Introduction of Science-Based targets

Save the date: March 2, 2021, from 9:00AM–10:00AM.

AIAG’s Greenhouse Gas Workgroup worked with the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) to develop webinar to discuss how to start reducing emissions by using science-based targets. Through the science-based targets initiative (SBTI), companies will be able to set targets to help them meet the goals of the Paris Agreement.

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EPA: Draft Guidance for PFAS Significant New Use Rule

By Brenda Baney, Wednesday, January 20, 2021 4:12 PM

Aggressively addressing per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in the environment continues to be an active and ongoing priority for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). As part of these efforts, EPA sought public input on new draft guidance that outlines which imported articles are covered by the agency’s July 2020 final rule that prohibits companies from manufacturing, importing, processing, or using certain long-chain PFAS without prior EPA review and approval.

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