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Welcome to the AIM2Flourish Stories page, where you will find 1,700+ student-written stories about businesses that are both profitable and positive. Every one of these stories showcases a successful business innovation that also helps achieve one or more of the UN Global Goals. Browse the world's largest resource for inspiring, positive business innovation stories.

Keys2Progress

Date published: 22 Feb 2019

Innovation Location: Cleveland and Nationally, US

Each year, we send hundreds of vehicles to salvage yards across the country after our claims reps decide that they’re total losses. Usually, the vehicles sit there until they are

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Women in Tech

Date published: 22 Feb 2019

Innovation Location: Cleveland, OH, US

Hyland WIN is an Employee Resource Group initiative with the mission to empower females and males to succeed in their personal and professional growth. The initiative focuses on recruiting women

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BrownFlynn: Helping Companies set Standards

Date published: 21 Jan 2019

Innovation Location: Cleveland, OH, US

BrownFlynn’s tailored approach to conducting Materiality Assessments helps a company identify the key stakeholders and impacts across its value chain and then prioritize the most relevant (i.e., material) ESG topics

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Chemical Reaction: Achieving Impact Through Increased Compliance

Date published: 21 Dec 2018

Innovation Location: Uniontown, OH, US

ChemSpec implements comprehensive life-cycle assessments (LCAs) to ensure compliance with standards (e.g., REACH and TSCA) as well as provides heightened value to clients and demonstrates responsible community leadership. They seek

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Sustainable Innovation

Date published: 20 Dec 2018

Innovation Location: Cleveland, OH, US

Blue & Green Planet helps clients to make their product, service, or concept that is beneficial to our planet either on the ‘blue’ side (water) or on the ‘green’ side

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Reducing Emissions Through Beneficial Practices

Date published: 20 Dec 2018

Innovation Location: OH, US

This organization is striving to improve environmental stewardship and natural resource preservation through its Fleet 2020 program. This platform was designed to utilize different types of fuels as well as

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Manufacturing Sustainability

Date published: 20 Dec 2018

Innovation Location: Galion, OH, US

Covert Manufacturing recently implemented the ISO 14001 environmental management system. Covert Manufacturing originally used a 100% oil based paint; but, after working with Sherwin Williams they were able develop a

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Efficiency is Key

Date published: 19 Dec 2018

Innovation Location: Maumee, OH, US

The sustainable innovation we discovered at Dana Corporation involves the internal management systems the company uses to run its everyday operations. These management systems are called Enterprise Resource Planning systems

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Serving Good

Date published: 17 Dec 2018

Innovation Location: Kent, OH, US

An essential part in their commitment to providing customers with sustainable products is the Serve Good program. This program created by US Foods will benefit people all over the country

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