Category Summary* ?

company person people planet overall score mean diff** std dev† votes articles
sonoco n/a 88 84 89.8 +7.7 +0 43 9
herman miller n/a 89 89 86.3 +4.2 +0 38 9
neenah paper n/a 75 88 86.1 +4 +0 30 14
officemax n/a n/a 86 85.6 +3.5 +0 39 9
mohawk fine papers n/a 81 82 85.2 +3.1 +0 46 13
office depot n/a 82 86 85.0 +2.9 +0 126 28
staples n/a 85 85 84.6 +2.5 +0 235 44
hewlett-packard 58 83 85 84.5 +2.4 +0 444 101
weyerhaeuser n/a 90 76 78.9 -3.2 +0 81 14

*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




computers, office supplies, printing, software

Global citizenship is HP's comprehensive commitment to hold ourselves to a higher standard of integrity, transparency and accountability, helping us balance our values and business goals with our impact on society and the planet.

tags: computers, office supplies, printing, software, printers, scanners, digital cameras, calculators, PDAs, servers, consulting


office supplies, retail

Staples SoulSM reflects our commitment to corporate responsibility. It's a holistic approach to business that recognizes the close connection between our financial success and our desire to make a positive impact on our associates, communities, and the planet by joining together the following areas: diversity, the environment, our community, and ethics. It's how we do business-that'...

tags: office supplies, retail

office depot

office supplies, retail

Office Depot believes strongly in the philosophy of "Giving with a Purpose." We seek to enhance quality of life in the communities in which we operate and to serve humanity by supporting and inspiring involvement with causes that make a profound social impact.

tags: office supplies, retail


manufacturing, office supplies

How does Weyerhaeuser define success? For us, success means being a good neighbor and an active corporate citizen. We understand that our company's success is tied to the health of the local communities-and the global community-where we do business.

tags: manufacturing, office supplies, pulp, paper

mohawk fine papers

office supplies

Mohawk is at the forefront of environmentally sound manufacturing. Every day we look for better ways to reduce emissions and protect the environment inside and outside our mills.

tags: office supplies, paper


office supplies

Sustainability means meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. By balancing and integrating economic performance, social responsibility and environmental stewardship, Sonoco is becoming more competitive and better prepared to meet the needs of the future.

tags: office supplies, packaging, paper


office supplies, retail

Our CSR initiatives revolve primarily around five interrelated themes, as does the structure of our report: Diversity and Inclusion, Working Environment, Community and Education, Natural Environment, and Customer Value.

tags: office supplies, retail

herman miller

furniture, office supplies

What exactly are "corporate values" and why do we take the trouble to make them public? Well, our values are things that matter to us. Lots of things matter to us at Herman Miller--design, our customers, our products, the communities we do business in. It's hard to make a short list.

tags: furniture, office supplies, office equipment

neenah paper

manufacturing, office supplies

Neenah Paper is dedicated to responsible stewardship of both our natural and financial resources and to ethical interactions in all of our relationships. We fully recognize our responsibility in managing the abundant natural resources utilized in the manufacture of our products, and which support the local communities that we rely on. Therefore we stand committed to managing these resources in a s...

tags: manufacturing, office supplies, paper

international paper

office supplies

As International Paper grows, so does our global reach. Our company, its products and services, touches increasingly more markets, communities and people than ever before. As we strive to meet the needs of our employees, customers, and shareholders in a responsible manner, we believe it is vital to maintain high standards as a good neighbor and that our efforts contribute to a sense of community w...

tags: office supplies, paper

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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, ...

Steelcase Reduces GHG Emissions 49% Since 2001

From environmentalleader.com (verified), July 22, 2009

Waste Management

Steelcase, a manufacturer of office furniture, has reduced its greenhouse gas emissions 49 percent since 2001, and its water consumption is down 64 percent over the same period, according to the firm’s corporate responsibility report. Additiona...

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HP’s Strategies To Increase Efficient Use Of Paper

From environmentalleader.com (verified), March 15, 2010

Resource Management

As a major paper user and vendor, HP has greater influence than most other computer companies to positively impact its customers’ corporate paper usage, according to a new sustainability update from Technology Business Research (TBR).

in this article: hewlett-packard

Office Depot, Staples Promote Green Shipping, Product Design

From greenbiz.com (verified), April 22, 2010

Waste Management

Office Depot is offering rebates and carbon offsets to companies that make choices that reduce the emissions associated with their shipping.

in this article: staples, office depot

OfficeMax Launches New Reusable Shipping Bin Program

From officemax.com (unverified), March 25, 2010

Resource Management

OfficeMax(R)(NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, announced today that it is launching a Reusable Shipping Bin Program designed to help its contract business customers reduce corrugated waste by using OfficeMax's durable, reusab...

in this article: officemax

Office Depot Kicks Off Small Business 'Green Office Makeover' Contest

From greenbiz.com (verified), March 12, 2010

Resource Management

Office Depot, in partnership with the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, announced the "Green Makeover Contest" as part of the groups' Earth Day efforts. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the April 22nd celebration of the environ...

in this article: office depot

VW Cuts Office Equipment Energy Use 86%

From environmentalleader.com (verified), March 8, 2010

Resource Management

The Volkswagen Group expects to increase its energy efficiency, saving 9.26 million kilowatt hours annually, by replacing its office equipment with fewer energy-efficient lines, reports Autoblog Green. The four-year project, completed last year, has ...

in this article: volkswagen

Staples Unveils Largest Solar Power System In MD

From environmentalleader.com (verified), September 22, 2010

Resource Management

Staples has unveiled a 1.5-megawatt (MW) solar power installation at its distribution center in Hagerstown, Maryland. The retailer now hosts more than 2.5MW of solar capacity in the state of Maryland alone, when combined with its recent solar install...

in this article: staples

SABMiller Maps The Water Footprint Of Beers In Four Countries

From greenbiz.com (verified), September 12, 2010

Mission & Values, Waste Management

SABMiller yesterday published an expansion and extension of its water-footprinting work conducted in partnership with the World Wildlife Foundation. The report, "Water Futures," lays out not just the risks climate change poses to water supp...

in this article: sab miller

Sonoco To Expand Its Charlotte Recycling Centre

From solidwastemag.com (unverified), March 23, 2010

Resource Management

Work is underway to transition Sonoco Recycling, Inc.'s Charlotte Recycling Centre into a full-scale material recovery facility (MRF) by early summer 2010. The $2.6 million project will result in the Charlotte centre becoming the third MRF owned...

in this article: sonoco