Category Summary* ?

company person people planet overall score mean diff** std dev† votes articles
thomson reuters n/a 84 79 85.1 +3 +0 33 2
discovery n/a 88 80 84.4 +2.3 +0 30 7
walt disney n/a 87 84 83.5 +1.4 +0 125 33
pearson n/a 88 83 82.9 +0.8 +0 80 26
time warner n/a 86 79 82.7 +0.6 +0 69 9
nbc 82 81 88 79.2 -2.9 +0 56 11
news corporation n/a 65 77 74.8 -7.3 +0 35 7

*showing companies with at least 30 votes
**amount above or below average score of all companies based on user votes
†number of standard deviations above or below overall average



walt disney

entertainment, media

At Disney, each of us is responsible for upholding our excellence and our integrity. This means acting responsibly in all our professional relationships, in a manner consistent with the high standards we set for our business conduct.

tags: entertainment, media


media, publishing

Our businesses have a special, privileged role in society: we try to create the most effective educational services; the most reliable tests of educational achievement; the most independent and authoritative business news and analysis; the most entertaining and informative books. For this kind of company, 'social responsibility' is our core business.

tags: media, publishing, books

time warner

conglomerates, entertainment, media, publishing

As the world's leading media company, Time Warner is committed to being a world-class corporate citizen. We know that, in order to succeed as a business and as a responsible citizen, our actions must be guided by the highest standards of ethics. You should expect nothing less from us.

tags: conglomerates, entertainment, media, publishing, broadcasting, internet, telecommunications


entertainment, media

At GE, our spirit of innovation and dedication to integrity are our best tools for meeting the difficult challenges faced by the communities and people our businesses reach. This means we approach citizenship with the same discipline, strategy and accountabilities that drive any part of our business, to produce benefits that extend far beyond our bottom line.

tags: entertainment, media, broadcast television network

news corporation

conglomerates, entertainment, media, publishing

News Corporation is committed to addressing its impact on climate change and lowering the energy use of its businesses

tags: conglomerates, entertainment, media, publishing, broadcasting, internet, films, television, cable programming, satellite television, magazines, newspapers, books, sporting events, websites

thomson reuters


At Thomson Reuters, Corporate Responsibility (CR) is about delivering the maximum benefits of responsible business practice while minimizing the negative impacts of our operations. During the integration of the Reuters Group PLC business, we have drawn upon the heritage of both The Thomson Corporation and Reuters Group PLC to help define our CR efforts.

tags: media



Discovery Communications is committed to being a thoughtful and responsible corporate citizen, supporting the extension of science, environmental and other educational programs in the U.S. and abroad, and promoting the value of nonfiction content and documentary filmmaking across all genres.

tags: media, broadcasting, cable tv


media, software

We help charities and non-profit organizations around the world. We support education and literacy programs, health and medical research, social work, arts and culture, public parks and the environment.

tags: media, software, financial software services, news, data

dow jones

media, publishing

At Dow Jones & Company, we have a long and strong history of corporate giving, and we believe in supporting the many communities that support us around the world.

tags: media, publishing, news, stock market

new york times


Social responsibility is at the root of every facet our our organization. It is most evident in our dedication to the highest standards of quality journalism. Our commitment to philanthropy and supporting our communities is inspired by our history, business and employees.

tags: media, news, newspapers, radio broadcasting

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World's Most Ethical Companies 2009

From projectlabel.org (verified), May 27, 2009

Mission & Values

Ethisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies ranking provides companies a chance to be recognized for their efforts in ethics and compliance. The winne...

in this article: pepsico, starbucks, nike, bmw, mcdonald's, dell, kellogg, toyota, general electric, ikea, american express, ...

'Green Is Universal' Kicks Off Its Annual "Earth Week," April 19th

From csrwire.com (verified), April 19, 2010

Resource Management

NBC Universal kicks off its annual Earth Week today, as part of the company's ongoing environmental initiative, "Green is Universal."

in this article: nbc

Adobe Youth Voices Launches New Tools For Educators

From csrwire.com (verified), March 10, 2010

Community Impact

The Adobe Foundation today announced that its signature global philanthropy program, Adobe Youth Voices, has launched Adobe Youth Voices Essentials, a free, downloadable offering of the Adobe Youth Voices program for teaching youth 21st century digit...

in this article: adobe

Dow Jones Adding Large Solar Power Plant To New Jersey Offices

From sustainablebusiness.com (verified), April 14, 2010

Resource Management

Dow Jones & Company plans to construct a large-scale solar-power installation to generate clean energy for its corporate offices in central New Jersey.

in this article: dow jones

Fox Snares 2 Top Awards And 12 Other Honors In 'Green Oscars'

From greenbiz.com (verified), October 24, 2010

Resource Management

Fox Filmed Entertainment was a big winner in the recent Environmental Media Association's annual awards ceremony with top honors going to the film "Avatar" and an episode of the TV show "Bones" and Green Seal recognition of 1...

in this article: fox entertainment group

Nat Geo Plans 80% Operational Emissions Cut By 2011

From environmentalleader.com (verified), September 25, 2009

Mission & Values, Waste Management, Community Impact, Resource Management

National Geographic plans to cuts CO2 emissions from its operations 80 percent by the end of 2010, compared to a 2005 baseline. That figure does not include emissions from paper and printing materials. The publisher aims to cut emissions in those sec...

in this article: national geographic

Disney CEO, Robert Iger, On Corporate Sustainability

From greentechmedia.com (verified), March 4, 2010

Mission & Values, Resource Management

According to Iger, the firm "is aware of the footprint we have as a company." He adds, "We've spent a significant amount of time getting our own house in order." Disney has created a council with the heads of many business ...

in this article: walt disney

Brand Emissions Leaders

From projectlabel.org (verified), November 25, 2009

Mission & Values, Waste Management, Resource Management

The Brand Emissions Leaders Project aims to provide an annual rating of the carbon performance of the leading brands operating in the UK. In 2009, it ...

in this article: nokia, ibm, nike, levi strauss & co, bmw, dell, general motors, l'oreal, wal-mart, general electric, ikea, ...

United Way Recognizes UPS For Record $1 Billion In Giving To Communities With The "Thank A Driver" Campaign

From csrwire.com (verified), July 28, 2010

Community Impact

This summer, UPS and its employees and retirees will reach the exceptional milestone of $1 billion in total contributions to United Way since the company began its annual workplace campaigns in 1982. To show appreciation, United Way is leveraging tra...

in this article: united parcel service

Chevron And Discovery Channel Global Education Partnership Receive 2009 U.S. Chamber Of Commerce Business Civic Leadership Center Partnership Award

From csrwire.com (verified), December 2, 2009

Community Impact, Mission & Values

Chevron and the non-profit Discovery Channel Global Education Partnership (DCGEP) announced today that their collaboration to help educate students around the world has been awarded the 2009 Partnership Award by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Business ...

in this article: chevron, discovery