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  • H&M takes part in shipping biofuel trial

    H&M takes part in shipping biofuel trial

    H&M has become the first company to take part in a trial of carbon neutral biofuel for container shipping. The clothing retailer has partnered with Maersk in the pilot, which involves using a...

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  • Google announces circular economy goals across supply chain

    Google announces circular economy goals across supply chain

    Google has announced it wants to move to a circular economy in its supply chain as part of wider efforts to improve sustainability. The technology company has begun applying circular economy...

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  • Ethical trade app to combat modern slavery in fashion 

    Ethical trade app to combat modern slavery in fashion 

    Pentland Brands, which owns brands such as Speedo, Berghaus and Boxfresh, has launched a new app aimed at promoting ethical trade throughout its supply chain and ensuring all ‘factory-facing...

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  • Maersk and Bollore Logistics collaborate to cut emissions

    Maersk and Bollore Logistics collaborate to cut emissions

    Maersk, the world’s largest container shipping company by capacity, has signed a deal with logistics and supply chain management company Bollore Logistics with an aim to cut CO2 emissions.See it...

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  • Despite climate pledges, G20 coal subsidies rise 

    Despite climate pledges, G20 coal subsidies rise 

    Despite promising a decade ago to phase out fossil fuel subsidies, the world’s leading economies more than doubled subsidies to coal-fired power plants over three years, putting climate goals at...

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  • Palm oil giants unite to tackle human rights challenges in Indonesia 

    Palm oil giants unite to tackle human rights challenges in Indonesia 

    Major companies are stepping up to address human rights issues in their supply chains. Forum for the Future’s latest collaborative effort is a palm oil industry-first in addressing problems...

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  • Encouraging start, but Asean has to go beyond its pledge to tackle marine waste

    Encouraging start, but Asean has to go beyond its pledge to tackle marine waste

    Governments in Southeast Asia must tackle the root cause of plastic pollution by rolling out policies to cut the amount of single-use plastics produced, said environmentalists, even as they...

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  • Supply chains face the 'disruption era'

    Supply chains face the 'disruption era'

    Supply chains are facing an era of disruption with increased risk from Brexit and fragile supply networks, according to a survey. A report by data and planning consultancy Vuealta called Future of...

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  • Building a Nordic Anti-Corruption Data Ecosystem 

    Building a Nordic Anti-Corruption Data Ecosystem 

    Open Knowledge Sweden (OKSE) jointly with Transparency International Latvia and Transparency International Lithuania continues to promote usage of open data for combating corruption in the Baltic...

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  • Lidl Bids To Become Germany's 'Most Sustainable Discounter'

    Lidl Bids To Become Germany's 'Most Sustainable Discounter'

    Lidl has set itself the goal of becoming the most sustainable discounter in Germany, by meeting its consumers' demand for more organic products. According to the purchasing director at Lidl...

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  • Virgin Voyages Announces Two New Environmentally Friendly Partnerships

    Virgin Voyages Announces Two New Environmentally Friendly Partnerships

    In celebration of Earth Day, Virgin Voyages has announced two new partnerships that emphasize the use of recyclable and reusable materials across the cruise line’s first ship, the Scarlet Lady.See...

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  • University of San Francisco Achieves Carbon Neutrality More Than 30 Years Ahead of Goal

    University of San Francisco Achieves Carbon Neutrality More Than 30 Years Ahead of Goal

    The University of San Francisco (USF) has met its goal of zero net carbon emissions more than 30 years ahead of its 2050 target date set in 2014 with a series of large and small steps, including...

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  • Intuit Accelerates Commitment to Reaching Carbon Reduction and Renewable Electricity Targets

    Intuit Accelerates Commitment to Reaching Carbon Reduction and Renewable Electricity Targets

    Intuit is on track to surpass three core sustainability goals—achieving 100% renewable electricity, reducing its carbon footprint of its facilities by 80%, and reducing total operational footprint...

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  • Athleta Goes Deeper Into Sustainable Fiber and Fabric Sourcing 

    Athleta Goes Deeper Into Sustainable Fiber and Fabric Sourcing 

    A year after becoming a certified B Corporation, Athleta is stepping up its efforts in sustainable performance apparel. The Gap Inc.-owned brand said in a blog post this week that 60 percent of...

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  • Target Commits To 100% Domestic Renewable Electricity Target By 2030

    Target Commits To 100% Domestic Renewable Electricity Target By 2030

    Target, the eighth largest retailer in the United States according to Stores, the magazine of the country’s National Retail Federation, announced this week that it was committing to source 100% of...

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  • Jeanologia presents new textile production model at ITMA 

    Jeanologia presents new textile production model at ITMA 

    The new sourcing model developed at Jeanologia is completely eco-efficient as it has taken environmental impact into account throughout the product development. It is easily scalable. By being...

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