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Mars pledges Sustainable Rice Platform sourcing for brands Subscription

22 Sep 2017 | By Daniel Woolfson

The environmental push also includes sharing “innovative farming methods” with farmers…

Tesco CEO Dave Lewis

Tesco CEO hails supplier waste agreement a 'pivotal moment'

21 Sep 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Dave Lewis expects many other suppliers and major supermarkets to follow suit in coming weeks

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British Coffee Association pledges to cut waste

21 Sep 2017 | By Emily Bright

Its new sustainability mission aims to improve the UK coffee industry’s environmental credentials

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Companies urged to follow Tesco's lead in publishing food waste figures

20 Sep 2017 | By Ian Quinn

An alliance of experts including Wrap have warned failure to publish makes it “impossible” to measure success

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For the food waste fight to succeed, we need transparency – urgently

20 Sep 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Wrap praises moves by the likes of Tesco and Sainsbury’s to publish their individual food waste data, so will all food retailers now follow suit?

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The internet of things includes pallets

31 Aug 2017 | By Phil Storer

The internet of things is proving you can teach even the oldest of dogs the newest of tricks


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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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Coffee cup waste needs bring your own revolution

20 Apr 2017

Sir, If customers were to bring their own cups, then there would be no need to recycle

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