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PepsiCo sets sugar reduction targets

    PepsiCo sets sugar reduction targets

PepsiCo has announced ambitious plans to dramatically reduce the sugar content in its drinks as part of its sustainable growth strategy for 2025. These goals aim to continue “transforming PepsiCo’s

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Food and drink manufacturers to reduce emissions by 55% in 10 years

    Food and drink manufacturers to reduce emissions by 55% in 10 years

The Food and Drink Federation has pledged to reduce the carbon emissions of manufacturers in the industry by 55% by 2025. The group, which has hailed its previous sustainability efforts,

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WCF launches new program

The World Cocoa Foundation has announced the launch of its new program designed to strengthen collaboration between the public and private sector to address the threat climate change poses to

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Union and Climeworks are joining forces in CAPDrinks project

Funded by the Eurostars programme a project between Swiss company Climeworks and Danish Union Engineering is taking shape. The objective of the proposed project is to develop a standardized, competitive, low

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Craft brewery’s edible six pack rings

Most plastic beer six‐pack rings end up in our oceans and pose a serious threat to wildlife. Saltwater Brewery together with WeBelievers has designed, tested and prototyped the first ever

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ADM progresses no-deforestation policy

ADM and The Forest Trust (TFT) recently completed an initial assessment of ADM’s global palm oil and soybean supply chains — the first step toward full implementation of the No-Deforestation

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Crown cuts waste to landfill by 37% in sustainability drive

The metal packaging giant has published its third global sustainability report which compared the figures to its first report in 2007, showing 9% more waste recycled per billion cans, and

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Reaching packaging machinery sustainability goals

    Reaching packaging machinery sustainability goals

Richard Pether, director of Rotech – designer and manufacturer of offline advanced carton feeding systems – reflects on the role that sustainability plays in the packaging machinery market and innovative

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Barry Callebaut First to Collaborate with Rainforest Alliance to Train Cocoa Farmers in Cameroon

    Barry Callebaut First to Collaborate with Rainforest Alliance to Train Cocoa Farmers in Cameroon

Barry Callebaut, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality cocoa and chocolate, has begun training members of five farmer cooperatives in the Central region of Cameroon to enable them to become

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FrieslandCampina Improves Sustainability Worldwide

    FrieslandCampina Improves Sustainability Worldwide

In 2011, Royal FrieslandCampina took important steps worldwide to improve the sustainability of the business in the 26 countries where the company is active and in the co-operative’s 14,400 dairy

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Diageo Tops Food and Beverage Sector in FTSE4GOOD Index

    Diageo Tops Food and Beverage Sector in FTSE4GOOD Index

Diageo has further strengthened its sustainability credentials by topping the food and beverage sector in the FTSE4GOOD index 2012. The index, which is designed to objectively measure the performance of

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Encouraging Greater Use of Sustainable Palm Oil

    Encouraging Greater Use of Sustainable Palm Oil

Dating back to the eighties, growing consumer concerns about health and diet have driven increased use of palm oil as an ingredient by European food manufacturers. Environmental issues have been

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Donegal Catch Supports Irish Fishing Industry With Responsible Irish Fish Partnership

    Donegal Catch Supports Irish Fishing Industry With Responsible Irish Fish Partnership

Donegal Catch, Ireland’s number one frozen fish brand, has entered a partnership with Responsible Irish Fish, a group dedicated to developing a brand and label to allow Irish fishermen differentiate

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Morrisons to Move into Seafood Processing

    Morrisons to Move into Seafood Processing

Morrisons plans to launch its own seafood processing business to deliver quality fish into its stores. The company will be acquiring an empty factory in Grimsby and equipping it for

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Double Digit UK Growth For Fairtrade Products

    Double Digit UK Growth For Fairtrade Products

Estimated retail sales of Fairtrade products in the UK reached £1.32 billion in 2011, a 12% increase on sales of £1.17 billion in 2010. Cocoa and sugar have all seen

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Arla Foods UK Achieves Zero Waste to Landfill

    Arla Foods UK Achieves Zero Waste to Landfill

Arla Foods is the first major dairy company in the UK to achieve zero waste to landfill throughout the entire UK business, including all its sites. Through maximising recycling, the

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New Unilever Plant Sets Global Sustainability Standards

    New Unilever Plant Sets Global Sustainability Standards

Unilever’s R670 million (Eur61 million), state-of-the-art savoury foods plant in Durban is setting new global standards in responsible and sustainable dry food production. It as one of the largest private

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FrieslandCampina and Unilever Commence Sustainable Dairy Ingredients Project

    FrieslandCampina and Unilever Commence Sustainable Dairy Ingredients Project

FrieslandCampina and Unilever have joined forces in a project that will boost the availability of sustainable dairy ingredients. Key elements of this project are animal welfare, energy use, waste management

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Coca-Cola Hellenic in Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes For 4th Consecutive Year

    Coca-Cola Hellenic in Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes For 4th Consecutive Year

Coca-Cola Hellenic, one of the world’s largest bottlers of products of The Coca-Cola Company, has been included for the fourth consecutive year in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes (DJSI), the

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Nestle Achieves Zero Waste at UK Factory

    Nestle Achieves Zero Waste at UK Factory

Nestle marked another milestone in its commitment to environmental sustainability by achieving zero waste to landfill at its Kit Kat and Aero confectionery factory at York in the UK. In

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Sustainably Farmed Seafood Holds Key to Future Global Food Security

    Sustainably Farmed Seafood Holds Key to Future Global Food Security

The first-ever global assessment of the environmental costs of aquaculture shows that farmed seafood is less ecologically damaging than livestock production, and that there is great potential for improvements in

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Greener Future For Wiseman Farmers

    Greener Future For Wiseman Farmers

Dairy farmers who supply Robert Wiseman Dairies are being offered expert help to reduce their energy costs and improve their carbon footprint. All members of the Wiseman Milk Group not

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Coca-Cola and Heinz Form Landmark Packaging Partnership

  Coca-Cola and Heinz Form Landmark Packaging Partnership

The Coca-Cola Company and HJ Heinz have announced a strategic partnership that enables Heinz to produce its ketchup bottles using

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FrieslandCampina Makes Transition to Sustainably Produced Cardboard Beverage Packaging

  FrieslandCampina Makes Transition to Sustainably Produced Cardboard Beverage Packaging

Dutch and international dairy co-operative FrieslandCampina is making the transition to sustainably produced cardboard with the Forest Stewardship Council accreditation

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Unilever Unveils Ambitious Sustainability Plan

  Unilever Unveils Ambitious Sustainability Plan

Unilever has announced plans to decouple its future growth from environmental impact. The food and consumer goods giant has pledged

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Welsh Dairy Industry Set For Greener Future

  Welsh Dairy Industry Set For Greener Future

Welsh dairy farmers, processors, and retailers have reached an ambitious agreement to further reduce the environmental impact of milk and

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Heineken Presented With 2010 World Business and Development Award

  Heineken Presented With 2010 World Business and Development Award

Gloabl brewer Heineken has been presented with the 2010 World Business and Development (WBD) Award for its groundbreaking sustainable local

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Northern Ireland Meat Companies Look to Growth in Global Markets

  Northern Ireland Meat Companies Look to Growth in Global Markets

Northern Ireland’s £1.5 billion meat industry must work on strategies that will reduce costs and increase its ability to exploit

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Coca-Cola Hellenic Maintains Position as a Global Sustainability Leader

  Coca-Cola Hellenic Maintains Position as a Global Sustainability Leader

Coca-Cola Hellenic has been recognised for its continuing commitment to embedding Corporate Social Responsibility into its operations across 28 countries

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Nestle Chief Backs Move for Harsher Climate Change Targets

  Nestle Chief Backs Move for Harsher Climate Change Targets

Paul Bulcke, chief executive of Nestle, supports the move to drive the European Union to toughen greenhouse gas emissions reduction

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FrieslandCampina Aims to Achieve Climate-neutral Growth

  FrieslandCampina Aims to Achieve Climate-neutral Growth

Dairy multinational Royal FrieslandCampina is aiming to achieve climate-neutral growth throughout the dairy chain over the coming years. Sustainability is

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Unilever Commits to Sustainable Sourcing of Paper Packaging

  Unilever Commits to Sustainable Sourcing of Paper Packaging

As part of its sustainability commitment to double the size of its business while reducing its environmental impact, Unilever has

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Royal Greenland Supports the Development of the ASC Standards

Leading international seafood group Royal Greenland has declared its support for the development of the ASC standards by the Aquaculture

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