PepsiCo will eliminate at least three million tons of greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 through a new agenda that will source crops in a way intended to accelerate regenerative agriculture across seven million acres — equal to the amount of land used around the world to grow the ingredients used in the company’s products.
H&M’s drive to encourage the “reuse, remaking and recycling of unwanted garments” in the fashion world now features actress Maisie Williams, well-known for her role in Game of Thrones, as the company’s “global sustainability ambassador.” The company, striving toward a goal of only using recycled or other sustainably sourced materials by 2030, says Williams will help drive change in fashion.
General Motors recently announced plans to reduce the water intensity of its operations by 35% by 2035. While the company is not “overtly water intensive,” GM says it is constantly finding ways to drive resource efficiency and implement new solutions. Environment + Energy Leader caught up with Al Hindreth, General Motors’ global energy manager, to learn how the company is
The apparel industry, like most industries today, faces increasing environmental and social scrutiny. Apparel companies will have to adapt to sustainability, invest in decarbonization, and increase sourcing transparency to face the challenges caused by this increased attention, according to a new report from Moody’s Investors Services. Those that fail to adapt may face credit risk.
For decades, the tried-and-true formula in Asia had been to mobilize national industrial policy. Some methods have indeed seen significant success in the region. But like any model, their implementation has been fraying in recent years...
US manufacturing has become more fuel-efficient and less labor-intensive since 1998: manufacturing gross output grew by 12% through 2018, while fuel consumption decreased by 16%, according to a new report from the US Energy Information Administration (EIA).
Apple has announced that more than 110 of its manufacturing partners around the world are moving to 100% renewable energy for their Apple production.
Two companies have partnered to develop and deploy an environmentally friendly bulk carrier.
Bombay Sapphire, a gin product from family-owned Bacardi Limited, has announced that all 10 of its botanical ingredients are on track to be certified sustainable in 2021.
In a first for recycled materials in the auto industry, Ford has teamed up with HP to turn 3D printer waste, powders and parts, into injection molded vehicle parts.
General Motors plans to reduce the water intensity of its operations by 35% by 2035 compared to a 2010 baseline by focusing on a handful of initiatives.
Steel and mining giant ArcelorMittal has unveiled a project that the company says combines its low and zero-carbon products and wider green initiatives under one umbrella focused on achieving its ultimate 2050 net zero goal