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McDonald’s To Serve Certified Sustainable Beef in Canada

McDonald’s To Serve Certified Sustainable Beef in Canada

McDonald’s Canada plans to serve Canadian beef from certified sustainable farms and ranches, sourcing more than 20 million Angus burgers from them over the next 12 months. The company will purchase Angus beef certified according to standards set by the Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (CRSB).

Total Impact Valuation Gains Momentum Among Multinationals

Total Impact Valuation Gains Momentum Among Multinationals

The Conference Board published a new study that takes a closer look at the total impact valuation. The analysis shows how this practice of quantifying and monetizing a company’s economic, social, and environmental effects can be a useful metric.

Starbucks Vows To Ditch Plastic Straws by 2020

Starbucks Vows To Ditch Plastic Straws by 2020

Starbucks announced plans to phase plastic straws from its stores worldwide by 2020. The decision is expected to eliminate more than 1 billion straws from the company’s 28,000 stores annually. A new recyclable lid will replace straws and become standard for most of Starbucks’ iced drinks. Eliminating straws came in … Read more »

Multinationals Join Large-Scale Push for Zero Emission Vehicles

Multinationals Join Large-Scale Push for Zero Emission Vehicles

The Climate Group launched a new initiative this week called Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Challenge that unites the global purchasing power of businesses, cities, states, regions, and NGOs for electric and other non-fossil-fuel vehicles. Multinationals including Unilever, LeasePlan, and Metro AG have already accepted the challenge.

Whole Foods Florida Stores Receive Grocery Stewardship Certification

Whole Foods Florida Stores Receive Grocery Stewardship Certification

Whole Foods Market’s 28 stores in Florida have now been certified by Manomet’s Grocery Stewardship Certification (GSC) program, making them the first grocer in the state to join. The program works with grocers on sustainability strategies with the goal of increasing energy efficiency and revenue while lowering costs.

How To Prepare For Environmental Emergencies: Q&A with Stericycle’s Maricha Ellis

How To Prepare For Environmental Emergencies: Q&A with Stericycle’s Maricha Ellis

Stericycle Environmental Solutions’ Maricha Ellis discusses the most common types of environmental emergency calls the company receives, and how businesses can better prepare for them.

ERI Adopts New Basel Action Network Electronic Waste Tracking System

ERI Adopts New Basel Action Network Electronic Waste Tracking System

Electronic Recyclers International (ERI) has become the first in the recycling industry to adopt Basel Action Network’s new EarthEye electronic waste tracking system. By providing a downstream performance audit every 24 hours, the system promises to help organizations detect fraud or contractual violations.

PepsiCo Reports Waste Diversion and Packaging Progress

PepsiCo Reports Waste Diversion and Packaging Progress

PepsiCo’s 2017 sustainability report published today shows that the American multinational corporation reduced the overall amount of waste sent to landfill over the previous year, and also made progress toward their 2025 packaging design goal. Here is an in-depth look at those initiatives.

Wrangler Shows How Sustainability Data Transforms Supply Chains

Wrangler Shows How Sustainability Data Transforms Supply Chains

A white paper published by Wrangler and farm-management software company MyFarms demonstrates how field-level sustainability data can strengthen business relationships and results throughout agricultural supply chains. The paper draws on Wrangler’s cotton supply chain experience.

Fast Growth Projected for Asia-Pacific’s Sustainable Packaging Market

Fast Growth Projected for Asia-Pacific’s Sustainable Packaging Market

The sustainable packaging market in Asia-Pacific is projected to have the fastest growth between 2017 and 2026 compared to other regions, according to a forthcoming MarketResearch.biz report. High demand for sustainable packaging products from emerging economies such as India and China will drive that growth, the analysis says.

China Ditches Pilot Phase of UN Agency’s Aviation Emissions Scheme

China Ditches Pilot Phase of UN Agency’s Aviation Emissions Scheme

China is no longer listed as a participant in the first phase of the Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA). The UN agency International Civil Aviation Organization had recently made progress on the plan.

EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Resigns

EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Resigns

EPA chief Scott Pruitt resigned following a growing number of controversies involving spending, ethics, and management decisions. President Trump tweeted that he had accepted Pruitt’s resignation. Former Murray Energy lobbyist Andrew Wheeler will become the agency’s acting director.

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