From the UCLA Environment Newsroom


The Toxic Truth

How much pollution is coming from that factory near you? You have the right to know and UCLA students have made a website to help you find out.

Magali Delmas, Carrie Norton, Chris Brereton, Megan Rast, Mark Gold, and Charles Corbett. Image credit: Phillip Spinks

Conscious Capitalism

“Social entrepreneurs are not content just to give a fish or teach how to fish. They will not rest until they have revolutionized the fishing industry,” said Bill Drayton, founder of Ashoka, an organization that provides support for social entrepreneurs … Continued


Sustainable summaries

The Institute’s Corporate Partners Program hosted a workshop on the future of corporate sustainability reporting on Nov. 14 at UCLA.


UCLA selected for national environmental campaign

The Institute of the Environment and Sustainability has been chosen by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to help find innovative ways to increase public awareness of toxic chemical releases.


The Financial Implications of Going Green

The Institute’s Corporate Partners Program, in collaboration with the UCLA Anderson School of Management’s Fink Center for Finance & Investments, hosted a symposium on the economics of environmental corporate practices on Jan. 16 at Korn Convocation Hall.


Companies criticised for ‘green washing’ products

Charles Corbett, professor of operations and environmental management at the Anderson School of Management and IoES, was quoted in a New Zealand Herald article about the eco-labeling of consumer goods.