sustainability & environment

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Nestlé backs The Grocer's Waste Not Want Not campaign

27 May 2016 | By Megan Tatum

General Mills, Gousto and Lynher Dairies also pledging their support for The Grocer’s new food waste campaign

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Tesco to provide meals and water for Homeless World Cup

27 May 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

Retailer is working with FareShare to provide players and coaches with three meals a day

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P&G ramps up green credentials with Fairy phosphates clean-up Subscription

27 May 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

The move will result in the removal of 14,000 tonnes of phosphates from Fairy products

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Royal Society calls for nuanced debate on GM crops

26 May 2016 | By Carina Perkins

President elect Venki Ramakrishnan urged for the risks and benefits of GM crops to be assessed on a “case by case” basis

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Waste Not Want Not will succeed if it gets pan-industry backing

27 May 2016 | By Megan Tatum

Facing up to a food waste mountain weighing 1.9 million tonnes is daunting

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Too posh to peel? M&S has a packaging problem Subscription

05 May 2016 | By Joanna Blythman

Even judged by M&S’ own luxuriously indolent standards, its new plastic pack of pre-cut avocado takes the breath away


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Waste Not Want Not campaign praised by Thornton's Budgens Subscription

27 May 2016

Sir; Your Waste Not Want Not campaign is excellent and something the food industry so badly needs

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Sugar needs mandatory not voluntary reduction targets Subscription

26 May 2016

Sir; We need more consistent and ambitious action across the board

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HFSS advertising review to children by CAP welcomed Subscription

19 May 2016

Sir, The CAP consultation on the non-broadcast advertising of unhealthy products to kids is entirely welcomed by CIM

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