Press Releases

Green Century and As You Sow Call on General Mills* to Eliminate Toxic Pesticides from its Supply Chain

Sep 25, 2018

Green Century presented its shareholder proposal, asking General Mills to being tracking and reducing the use of toxic pesticides in its supply chain, at its September 25th shareholder meeting.

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Shareholders of Darden Restaurants* Express Increasing Support for Green Century’s Antibiotic Use Shareholder Proposal

Sep 24, 2018

At Darden Restaurants’ annual shareholder meeting, Green Century’s shareholder proposal, asking the company to reduce the use of medically-important human antibiotics in its meat supply chain, received 40.2% of shareholder support.

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Green Century Commends California’s Fossil Fuel Free Future

Sep 12, 2018

Green Century applauds the codification of SB 100, which will put California on a path to generate 100% of its electricity from renewable and zero-carbon sources, such as solar and wind, by 2045. Green Century mobilized institutional investors, representing $22.36 billion in assets under management, in support of SB 100, which is “the most important climate law in U.S. history,” according to the MIT Technology Review.

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Green Century Reaffirms Commitment to Fossil Fuel Free Investing

Sep 10, 2018

Green Century is proudly reaffirming its commitment to fossil fuel free investing to coincide with the Divest-Invest press conference focused on “How the Moral Call to Divest Became a Matter of Fiduciary Duty,” being held during the week of the Global Climate Action Summit.

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Following Agreement, Green Century Withdraws UNFI* Shareholder Proposal Regarding Food Waste Disclosure

Sep 6, 2018

Green Century withdrew its shareholder proposal with United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI), after the company agreed to provide additional disclosures regarding operational food waste management.

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Green Century Applauds California’s 100% Clean Electricity Commitment

Sep 5, 2018

Green Century applauds California for the passage of SB 100, which sets a target for the state to generate 100% of its electricity from renewable and zero-carbon sources, such as solar and wind, by 2045.

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Green Century Calls on Darden Restaurants* (DRI) to Eliminate the Use of Medically Important Antibiotics in its Supply Chain

Aug 27, 2018

Green Century is calling on Darden Restaurants to eliminate the use of medically important antibiotics in its supply chain.

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Bunge* Commits to Strengthen its No-Deforestation Commitment as Traders Feel Increasing Pressure

May 15, 2018

Green Century has successfully withdrawn its shareholder proposal regarding deforestation with Bunge Ltd., a leading agricultural…

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Institutional Share Class of No Load Equity Fund Now Open

Apr 30, 2018

Green Century Capital Management today announced the launch of an institutional share class for one of its flagship mutual funds, the Green Century Equity Fund

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SEC Sides with Amazon.com, Inc.* in Omitting Shareholder Proposal

Apr 23, 2018

The SEC has blocked a shareholder proposal from Green Century, asking Amazon to issue a report on company-wide efforts to manage food waste.

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