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Holding corporations accountable

2010 Recycling and Toxics Proxy Chart

Shareholders are taking the lead in improving the environmental records of large corporations. If you own stock in one of the companies listed below, be sure to vote your proxies in favor of recycling and to keep toxic chemicals out of the enfironment.

(For linked companies, click through to our Responsible Shopper to learn more about the company's record on social and environmental issues. Thanks to AFL-CIO, As You Sow, Ceres, and ICCR for assistance in compiling these charts.)

COMPANY SHAREHOLDER RESOLUTION DATE
     
Coca-Cola Report on the company's response to public policy challenges associated with BPA, citing new scientific, regulatory, and reputational risks APRIL 23
RR Donnelly Report on the company's use of Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certified fiber to increase the amount of post-consumer recycled fiber in its products MAY 20

 

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