Archive for February 2017

Investors Representing Half of a Trillion Demand Zero Deforestation Policies in Latin America to Curb Climate Impacts

Contact: Alex DeBlois, Green Century Capital Management, adeblois@greencentury.com, 617-482-0800 BOSTON, February 28, 2017 — Today, Green Century Capital Management announced it has organized 38 investors in the U.S. and globally, representing more than a half trillion dollars ($617.5 billion) in assets under management (AUM), to demand that companies reaffirm and extend zero deforestation commitments specific to Latin America. Signatories of…

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Green Century Pulls Proposal after Starbucks* Agrees to Eliminate Routine Antibiotic Use in Poultry

Contact: Alex DeBlois, Green Century Capital Management, adeblois@greencentury.com, 617-482-0800 BOSTON, February 7, 2017 — Today, the Green Century Balanced Fund (Green Century) announced that it has withdrawn its shareholder proposal from Starbucks in recognition of the company agreeing to serve only poultry raised without the routine use of medically important antibiotics in its U.S. locations by 2020. In early September 2016,…

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