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  • What new Modern Slavery Act measures mean for you

    What new Modern Slavery Act measures mean for you

    The UK government has announced proposed new measures to “hold businesses and public bodies accountable” for tackling modern slavery in their supply chains. Under the proposals public bodies would...

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  • Covid provides chance to cut food waste, says Tesco boss

    Covid provides chance to cut food waste, says Tesco boss

    Firms have a “once-in-a-generation opportunity” to tackle food waste while supply chains have been brought to the forefront due to Covid-19, according to Tesco boss. Dave Lewis, CEO of Tesco,...

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  • How Nestlé sourced 100% recycled bottles

    How Nestlé sourced 100% recycled bottles

    Nestlé UK has partnered with waste management firm Biffa to source 100% recycled British plastic for all its Buxton water bottles.Biffa’s £27.5m plastic recycling facility in County Durham will...

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  • US may ban cotton imports from China's Xinjiang region, where Muslim minorities face human-rights atrocities [ARTICLE]

    US may ban cotton imports from China's Xinjiang region, where Muslim minorities face human-rights atrocities [ARTICLE]

    The US government may ban cotton that is produced in the Xinjiang region of China, where Beijing is violating the human rights of minority-Muslim populations, the New York Times reported.See it on...

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  • Tesla joins Fair Cobalt Alliance in support of moral mining efforts

    Tesla joins Fair Cobalt Alliance in support of moral mining efforts

    Tesla has joined the Fair Cobalt Alliance, a group dedicated to the development of fair cobalt by ensuring responsible mining practices and challenging investments into mine improvements. The...

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  • Olam Cocoa hits 100% traceability in direct cocoa supplies: ‘This is a crucial step towards… eradicating child labour and deforestation’

    Olam Cocoa hits 100% traceability in direct cocoa supplies: ‘This is a crucial step towards… eradicating child labour and deforestation’

    Olam Cocoa has achieved 100% traceability for directly sourced cocoa across its global supply chain. FoodNavigator speaks to Andrew Brooks, Head of Sustainability, to learn more about reaching...

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  • How EU can help end Uighur forced labour

    How EU can help end Uighur forced labour

    "Our job is to show that what you are wearing is connected to the worst crime against humanity of today." In a few words, MEP Raphael Glucksmann captured why Europeans must act to end Uighur...

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  • Stepping up the fight against climate change

    Stepping up the fight against climate change

    In 2018, we set an ambitious goal of achieving a 75 percent absolute reduction in operational greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and to support our global operations with 100 percent renewable energy...

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  • 'Forever tee': Sustainable sportswear brand to debut 'circular' collection

    'Forever tee': Sustainable sportswear brand to debut 'circular' collection

    A collaboration between the fashion sector, the plastics industry, and academia is set to bring a sportswear range to market that embodies circular economy principles.Sustainable fashion brand...

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  • Walmart sets 2040 goal of zero emissions—with no offsets

    Walmart sets 2040 goal of zero emissions—with no offsets

    When companies set targets to get to zero emissions, they often aim for “net zero,” using carbon-offset projects like tree planting to make up for the fact that they haven’t fully stopped...

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  • SME Climate Hub: Top corporates to consider climate performance when selecting suppliers

    SME Climate Hub: Top corporates to consider climate performance when selecting suppliers

    BT Group, Ikea, and Unilever among a host of big brands backing plans to help smaller businesses set net zero goals, as 1.5C Supply Chain Leaders group commits to making climate targets a key...

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  • Aligning to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

    Aligning to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

    This year marks the start of the Decade of Action to deliver the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. It is a critical period to accelerate responses to the world’s...

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  • Nearly 9 in 10 People Globally Want a More Sustainable and Equitable World Post COVID-19

    Nearly 9 in 10 People Globally Want a More Sustainable and Equitable World Post COVID-19

    In a new World Economic Forum-Ipsos survey of more than 21,000 adults from 28 countries nearly nine in ten say they are ready for their life and the world to change.72% would like their own lives...

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  • Seafood businesses call for sustainability to be enshrined in law

    Seafood businesses call for sustainability to be enshrined in law

    The UK’s biggest seafood businesses urge the government to put sustainability at the heart of the Fisheries Bill.  Some of the biggest seafood businesses in the UK have come together to call on...

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