sustainability & environment

Tuna Fishing

Sustainable Seafood Coalition unveils new codes

19 Sep 2014 | By Kevin White

Members of the Sustain­able Seafood Coalition have agreed and published codes regarding responsible sourcing of fish…

MSC logo

MSC-certified seafood continues to increase but growth rate slows Subscription

19 Sep 2014 | By Kevin White

The number of UK seafood products achieving Marine Stewardship Council accreditation continues to grow…


Badger cull resumes despite protests

09 Sep 2014 | By Kevin White

Defra has re-started its badger culling programme after a legal bid to halt it was dismissed last month by the High Court.

Tesco/CCE recycling scheme

Tesco to offer Clubcard points in CCE recycling scheme

05 Sep 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Coca-Cola Enterprises and Tesco are launching an online campaign in a bid to boost recycling in the UK.

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Mars bar

Feeding the world - and supporting food industry enterprise Subscription

04 Sep 2014 | By Emma Evison

There has never been a more exciting time to be working in the UK food industry…

Horsemeat test

We need a strong, independent, Food Standards Agency Subscription

28 Aug 2014 | By Sue Davies

It seems food scares are rarely out of the news these days…


Morrisons' interim like-for-like sales were down 7.4%. Has it now stopped the rot?

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Plastic carrier bags

Plastic bar war must be kept up says Midcounties Co-op

26 Jul 2014

We have reduced our carrier bag usage by 2.1 million carrier bags across our food stores so far this year…

Owen paterson

Owen Paterson's green blobs: some would shrink UK farming

26 Jul 2014

We suspect some environmental NGOs would like to shrink British farming…

Tackle wider waste issue

24 Mar 2014

While it was heartening to read your story on consumers’ greater awareness of food waste, pre-consumer waste also needs consideration.

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