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Sainsbury's contains the fridge cool with F1 tech

14 Nov 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

The supermarket is installing aerofoil technology, used to keep F1 cars cool, in the cold aisles by mid 2018

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Brakes plans to slash emissions with Shell Gas to Liquids fuel Subscription

14 Nov 2017 | By Emily Bright

The foodservice wholesaler is piloting the new fuel at its Premier Park depot in West London

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Supermarkets agree to come clean on food waste figures

10 Nov 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Supermarket giants are set to announce a breakthrough in the battle against food waste. The news marks a major victory for The Grocer’s Waste Not Want Not campaign

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Fyffes faces heat over Costa Rican drainage systems Subscription

09 Nov 2017 | By Rachel Graham

The GMB union accused the company of “putting profits before people and planet”…

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Helen Evans

Food redistribution is gaining traction

09 Nov 2017 | By Helen Evans

Food redistribution is a matter close to my heart. With so much food wasted worldwide, something simply had to be done..


Where there's food waste, there's gold

03 Nov 2017 | By Adam Leyland

Our Waste Not Want Not campaign has helped achieve many things but there’s still so much more to be done…


What was your reaction to the CMA greenlighting the Tesco Booker deal?

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recycling glass bottles credit: Picture courtesy of Flickr user cogdogblog under the Creative Commons Licence 2.0

Deposit return scheme is disruptive

27 Sep 2017

Sir, Your article on deposit return was very well balanced

PET plastic bottles

Shame!... For whom? says SodaStream

12 May 2017

Sir, Plastic bottle pollution is killing our planet. That’s a fact

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Sustainability tops agenda for plant-based

27 Apr 2017

Sir, We would like to correct some inaccuracies in Joanna Blythman’s Second Opinion column

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