6 Retailers with Impressive Recycling Programs

April 10, 2017 by  
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Although many common household items are easy for most of us to recycle through municipalities, others are more complicated. Some retailers have stepped up by offering recycling programs to encourage wider participation. These six retailers that…

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UK Retailers Are Failing To Meet Their Food Waste Reduction Targets

February 1, 2012 by  
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All over the western world, food waste is a major concern . When so many are starving, sending thousands of tons of unwanted food to the landfills shouldn’t be an option. In the UK, British retailers have pledged to reduce the amount of food waste and reduce the nation’s carbon footprint. However, the British Retail Consortium (BRC) have announced in their annual report that retailers have not yet met  Phase 2 of the voluntary Courtauld Commitment , which aimed to see a reduction of product and packaging waste in the grocery supply chain by 5%. Instead, since 2010, they have only managed to reduce it by 0.4%. Read the rest of UK Retailers Are Failing To Meet Their Food Waste Reduction Targets Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: British Retail Consortium , British Retail Consortium BRC , British Retail Consortium food waste , British Retail Consortium food waste taken to landfills , British Retail Consortium food waste targets uk , British Retail Consortium guardian , British Retail Consortium uk stores food waste , food waste landfills , uk food waste targets , uk landfills food

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