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General Mills to Reduce Absolute Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 30% Across its Full Value Chain Over Next Decade

Commitment emphasizes the company’s dedication to regenerative agriculture, aligns with United Nations’ 1.5°C target
Press Release

MINNEAPOLIS, September 21, 2020 /3BL Media/ – General Mills announced a pledge to reduce absolute greenhouse gas emissions by 30 percent across its full value chain – from farm to fork to landfill – over the next 10 years1.  The company also committed to a long-term goal to achieve net zero emission levels by 2050. The absolute greenhouse gas commitment was calculated using methodologies approved by the Science Based Target Initiative (SBTi) that model a level of emission reductions that science suggests is necessary to sustain the health of the planet.

Over 150 Global Corporations Urge World Leaders for Net-zero Recovery From COVID-19

In largest ever UN-backed CEO-led climate advocacy effort, major multinationals reaffirm their own science-based commitments to achieving zero carbon economy and call on governments to match their ambition
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The following is a joint press release by the Science Based Targets initiative, the UN Global Compact, and the We Mean Business coalition

Press Release

The following is a joint press release by the Science Based Targets initiative, the UN Global Compact, and the We Mean Business coalition

Republic Services Unveils 2030 Sustainability Goals

Company’s New Sustainability Report Highlights Alignment with the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals
Press Release

PHOENIX, July 19, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) has announced its next generation sustainability strategy, which includes seven ambitious, long-term goals designed to address critical global macrotrends related to the Company’s most important sustainability risks and opportunities. 

Energy & Sustainability Goal Setting: Climate Action

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Ambitious Climate Action – Science-Based Targets
Led by the Science-Based Targets Initiative, a collaboration between CDP, the UN Global Compact, WRI and WWF

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