Ülker, gıda israfıyla mücadelede “10x20x30″ girişimine destek olacak

Ülker, dünya genelinde gıda kaybının ve israfının 2030 yılına kadar yüzde 50 azaltılması amacıyla başlatılan, Dünya Kaynak Enstitüsü (World Resources Initiative-WRI) tarafından yönetilen “10x20x30″ girişimine destek olacak. Ülker, yaptığı açıklama ile Dünya Kaynak Enstitüsü (World Resources Initiative-WRI) tarafından yönetilen “10x20x30″ girişimine destek olacağını duyurdu. Açıklamaya göre, Birleşmiş Milletler’in Sürdürülebilir Kalkınma Amaçları arasında bulunan ‘Gıda kayıp…

Unpacking Packaging: The Nuances of Material Health

İzlemek için: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Y0eJBKfuns&feature=emb_title How can businesses balance material health, regulatory compliance and public perception when selecting packaging materials? The health and safety implications of materials used in packaging has become a growing concern for consumers, brands and retailers. This discussion unpacks some key questions and nuances in material health, addressing regulatory compliance, evolving public perceptions…

Google Becomes First Major Company to Claim a Carbon Footprint of Zero

Google is claiming its carbon footprint is now zero. The tech giant says it was able to achieve this by investing in “high-quality” carbon offsets. Here’s how Google says it is helping build a carbon-free future for everyone: Eliminating its entire carbon legacy, effective today. Becoming the first major company to make a commitment to…

Nestlé Invests Millions in New Sustainable Packaging Initiatives

Nestlé began ramping up efforts to reach the company’s 2025 sustainable packaging goals. This includes investing millions of dollars in a fund that supports the transition from virgin plastics to food-grade recycled plastics in the US. By 2025, Nestlé aims to make all of their packaging recyclable or reusable, and to reduce its use of…

CDP Reports a 24% Jump in Companies Asking their Suppliers for Environmental Transparency

Environmental non-profit CDP recently announced a 24% jump in the number of companies asking their suppliers to report environmental data this year. According to CDP, corporations such as Nike, Airbus, Sainsbury’s and Ørsted, as well as public sector organizations including the New York Metropolitan Transport Authority are among the 30 large purchasing organizations from around the world that have started working with…

Fashion Industry Leaders Face Choice: Embrace Sustainability or Go Under

Covid-19 is putting enormous strain on the fashion industry, forcing leaders throughout the supply chain to make hard decisions. Doubling down on sustainability measures could help apparel, footwear, and textile companies stay competitive in the post-pandemic market, according to a new report. Boston Consulting Group, the Sustainable Apparel Coalition, and technology company Higg Co’s report,…

Çıkarımlar, İzlenimler: Covid-19’a Karşı YENİ LİDERLİK (UNGC Akademi Webinar, 2 Nisan 2020)

New Leadership for a Global Crisis by UNGC ACADEMY Konuşmacılar: – Amina J Mohammed, UN Deputy Secretary-General – Alan Jope, CEO of Unilever – Lise Kingo, CEO & Executive Director of the UN Global Compact S.E.Ç. Sürdürülebilirlik Danışmanlığı ekibi olarak 2 Nisan 2020‘de UNGC Academy tarafından gerçekleştirilen “Covid-19’la Mücadelede Yeni Liderlik Modelleri” başlıklı webinar kapsamında…

Not pulp fiction: Absolut, Coca-Cola and the paper bottle project

The quest to design more sustainable bottles has led a quartet of companies — Danish beer maker Carlsberg, spirits company Absolut (part of France’s Pernod Ricard), French personal care company L’Oreal and a European group of beverage firm Coca-Cola — to consider a seemingly unlikely material for containing liquids: paper. Product development teams at all…

Textile & Sustainability: How can companies source… more sustainably…

Geçtiğimiz ay, tekstil sektörü için sürdürülebilirlik adına çok önemli uygulamalı/pratik yaklaşımlar içeren özel bir yazı dizisi Green.Biz kapsamında yayımlandı. Liesl Truscott‘ın kaleme aldığı yazılara aşağıdaki adreslerden ulaşabilirsiniz: How companies can source polyester more sustainably https://www.greenbiz.com/article/how-companies-can-source-polyester-more-sustainably How companies can source cotton more sustainably https://www.greenbiz.com/article/how-companies-can-source-cotton-more-sustainably How companies can integrate a more sustainable materials strategy into their business…

Levi Strauss & Co. Expands Chemical Screening in its Supply Chain

Levi Strauss & Co. formed a partnership with international testing services provider Hohenstein to use Oeko-Tex Eco Passport chemical product certification in the apparel-maker’s supply chain. LS&Co. said that Eco Passport complements an open-source program that the company had previously developed called Screened Chemistry. As LS&Co. explains, Screened Chemistry scrutinizes chemical formulations to prevent potentially hazardous compounds…