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Progress Report: PepsiCo Reaches 94% Palm Oil Traceability to Mill Level

Progress Report: PepsiCo Reaches 94% Palm Oil Traceability to Mill Level

In its newly released 2017 Palm Oil Progress Report, PepsiCo announced that the company sourced 32% certified sustainable palm oil in 2017, exceeding its interim target of 30%, and that it is well on its way to achieving 50% by the end of 2018. The snack giant has also increased … Read more »

Dell Pilot Program Tracks Old Electronics to See Where They Actually End Up

Dell Pilot Program Tracks Old Electronics to See Where They Actually End Up

Dell is tracking where its products end up after they are collected via the company’s US consumer takeback program; the pilot program – an effort between Dell and Basel Action Network (BAN) – is designed to “see if things end up where they are supposed to,” Dell says in its … Read more »

Global Circular Fashion Initiatives Receive $1.5 Million in Funding

Global Circular Fashion Initiatives Receive $1.5 Million in Funding

C&A Foundation announced $1.5 million in funding for five circular fashion initiatives worldwide to bridge the gap in implementing circular business models throughout the global apparel value chain.

General Motors Delves Deep Into Its Value Chain: Q&A with David Tulauskas

General Motors Delves Deep Into Its Value Chain: Q&A with David Tulauskas

General Motors’ director of sustainability David Tulauskas shares how the automaker is working to increase supply chain traceability and transparency for commodities like cobalt and rubber.

New Tool Encourages Monitoring of Working Conditions in Palm Oil Plantations

New Tool Encourages Monitoring of Working Conditions in Palm Oil Plantations

The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) and technology company Ulula have partnered to introduce a simplified and inclusive mechanism to report potential workers’ incidents and abuses, and to monitor employee satisfaction and social investments in oil palm plantations. The tool, which has been made available free of charge through simple … Read more »

Industry Association: ‘Uncollected Plastics Hurt the Environment; Let’s Fix It’

Industry Association: ‘Uncollected Plastics Hurt the Environment; Let’s Fix It’

The Plastics Industry Association today publicly acknowledged the environmental challenge presented by uncollected plastics, and announced its commitment to “preventing and mitigating marine debris through strengthened recovery systems around the globe.” The association pinpointed a number of priorities to bolster its commitment and “meaningfully” address marine debris, including: educating manufacturers … Read more »

Unethically Mined Cobalt Haunts Companies’ Supply Chains

Unethically Mined Cobalt Haunts Companies’ Supply Chains

Cobalt, a chemical element crucial for making lithium-ion batteries, continues to be mined using child labor in the Democratic Republic of Congo. With the DRC producing two-thirds of the world’s cobalt and demand expected to increase, companies are struggling to clean up their supply chains, CNN reported. “Dealers at markets … Read more »

Hershey’s Sweet Strategy: ‘Shared Goodness’ Appeals to Investors, Consumers

Hershey’s Sweet Strategy: ‘Shared Goodness’ Appeals to Investors, Consumers

The Hershey Company announced a new CSR strategy in conjunction with its 2017 social responsibility report – the Shared Goodness Promise is the company’s plan to “make a positive difference” in people’s lives through investments, collaborative programs, and sustainable business practices. The strategy will also help the company meet the … Read more »

5 Garnier Products Clean Up Sustainability, Nab Cradle-to-Cradle Certification

5 Garnier Products Clean Up Sustainability, Nab Cradle-to-Cradle Certification

L’Oréal USA’s Garnier brand is the first mass market skin care brand to receive Cradle to Cradle Certified Silver recognition, the company announced today. The five products in the Garnier SkinActive line earned the certification based on an evaluation of material health, material reutilization, renewable energy and carbon management, water … Read more »

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