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  • New renewable energy deals position Verizon to achieve key energy goal 

    New renewable energy deals position Verizon to achieve key energy goal 

    Verizon continues to be a leading corporate buyer of U.S. renewable energy, announcing seven new Renewable Energy Purchase Agreements (REPAs) for an aggregate of approximately 910 megawatts (MW)...

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  • Eastman to invest US$1bn in chemical recycling plant

    Eastman to invest US$1bn in chemical recycling plant

    French President Emmanuel Macron and Mark Costa, board chair and CEO of specialty materials giant, Eastman, have jointly announced that plans that will see Eastman invest up to US$1 billion in a...

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  • Welcome to Sustain 2022

    Welcome to Sustain 2022

    Don’t miss this once-per-year opportunity to engage in new insights, innovative solutions and partnerships, and explore ways to drive positive impact at scale.   Read the full article at: hopin.com

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  • DSM to boost sustainable animal protein in Thailand partnership as meat consumption grows in Asia

    DSM to boost sustainable animal protein in Thailand partnership as meat consumption grows in Asia

    Aligning with the growing demand for meat in Asia, DSM has joined forces with Charoen Pokphand Foods (CPF) Thailand to measure the impact of animal-derived protein production with the help of...

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  • UK’s markets authority to tackle greenwashing

    UK’s markets authority to tackle greenwashing

    The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is to investigate the prevalence and impact of greenwashing in the fashion sector, as it looks to create greater transparency over sustainability...

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  • How to Fuel a Sustainable Future for Packaging

    How to Fuel a Sustainable Future for Packaging

    Solving the ongoing packaging conundrum demands a significant shift in how businesses think — moving from a linear to a circular model of operation to improve the amount of packaging that can be...

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  • Burberry agrees loan linked to sustainability 

    Burberry agrees loan linked to sustainability 

    Luxury fashion brand Burberry has agreed a £300m (US$410m) loan linked to its performance against its sustainability targets, including the company's headline goal of being climate positive by...

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  • Climate Action Plans: How Do We Know If We’re Making Real Progress?

    Climate Action Plans: How Do We Know If We’re Making Real Progress?

    In our experience, it’s challenging to proceed from knowing your company’s emissions profile to crafting a climate action plan to reduce it. Successful companies will adopt the right mix of...

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  • Haelixa to track denim mill's recycled cotton 

    Haelixa to track denim mill's recycled cotton 

    Swiss traceability solutions provider Haelixa has linked up with Soorty, one of Pakistan's largest vertically integrated denim manufacturers, to support claims relating to the use of recycled...

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  • BlackRock's Fink Expounds on Need for Decarbonization, But Not Divestment

    BlackRock's Fink Expounds on Need for Decarbonization, But Not Divestment

    In his annual letter to CEOs, BlackRock CEO Larry Fink says that, while decarbonizing the global economy is ‘the greatest investment opportunity of our lifetime,’ he also asserts that ‘divesting...

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  • UN urged to create treaty on plastic pollution 

    UN urged to create treaty on plastic pollution 

    More than 70 leading businesses including the H&M Group, IKEA, Inditex and Zalando have called for a legally binding treaty on plastic pollution.The idea – which has been backed by two thirds of...

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  • Consumers Willing to Pay More for Sustainable Shopping Options

    Consumers Willing to Pay More for Sustainable Shopping Options

    Consumers are willing to spend more for sustainable brands, but that a significant gap exists between retailers and customers as to what consumers want and what’s actually being delivered,...

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  • 2022 Global Supply Chains: Four Trends That Will Shape The Future

    2022 Global Supply Chains: Four Trends That Will Shape The Future

    Over the past 2 years, the risks and shortfalls in our global supply chains have been front and center in presidential briefing rooms, company boardrooms, and even family dining rooms. Supply...

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  • ESG Becomes Mission Critical

    ESG Becomes Mission Critical

    As the ever-expanding existential threat of global emissions reaches unprecedented levels, some companies are acting boldly and quickly to reverse runaway climate change.Sustainability has been...

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  • Independent retailers lead natural products' sustainability efforts

    Independent retailers lead natural products' sustainability efforts

    As sustainable business practices become more and more important to consumers, and as big corporations proclaim their commitment to sustainability, independent natural retailers point out that...

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  • How growing the Circular and Green Economies can Mitigate the issues …

    How growing the Circular and Green Economies can Mitigate the issues …

    Summary:For over 15 years I have been preaching need to develop technology that grow the inclusive economy while ensuring the environment is well protected.The world needs to start addressing...

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  • Achieving supply-chain resiliency amid disruption 

    Achieving supply-chain resiliency amid disruption 

    Dirk Holbach, chief supply-chain officer for Henkel’s Laundry & Home Care business unit, shares lessons from his seven-year journey in the role and what leaders should be prepared for in the...

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