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Scotland to introduce target for food waste Subscription

09 Oct 2015 | By Ellis Hawthorne

Scotland is to introduce a formal target for the reduction of food waste

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John West profits leap as tuna sustainability faces scrutiny Subscription

08 Oct 2015 | By Kevin White

John West revealed a big jump in profits this week, as it faced fire for “trashing the oceans for cheap tuna”

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John West defends sustainability credentials after coming bottom of Greenpeace table Subscription

06 Oct 2015 | By Kevin White

The Greenpeace table ranked brands and retailers on a host of factors including their sustainability levels

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Wales applies to opt out of GM crop growing

06 Oct 2015 | By Kevin White

The move follows similar decisions in Scotland and Northern Ireland

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Andrew Thornton: "Don't sit and wait for change"

25 Sep 2015

The Grocer’s latest guest editor argues that inaction is not an option in tackling obesity and waste

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Green pesticides are the start of a new green revolution Subscription

25 Sep 2015

Chris Elliott reflects on why green pesticides could offer a solution to one of agriculture’s trickiest sustainability conundrum


Is Aldi's online wine move a stepping stone to online grocery?

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Sustainability choices: consumers must be aware of them Subscription

02 Oct 2015

Encouraging change in the way fmcg companies operate will have a huge positive impact on global sustainable development


Palm oil collaboration

06 Feb 2015

Your recent article on ‘The palm oil predicament’

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Shining the light on a key issue for the environment

29 Nov 2014

I was really interested to see your ‘Switch the Lights’ Campaign…

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