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Ferrero Issues 11th Sustainability Report Announcing New 2030 Climate Goals

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  • Ferrero outlines 2030 goals to reduce end-to-end greenhouse gas emissions by 43% per tonne of product, compared to 2018
  • Reduction target on emissions from company’s owned operations in line with goal to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius
  • Progress made on more sustainable packaging and on responsible sourcing of ingredients
Press Release
  • Ferrero outlines 2030 goals to reduce end-to-end greenhouse gas emissions by 43% per tonne of product, compared to 2018
  • Reduction target on emissions from company’s owned operations in line with goal to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius
  • Progress made on more sustainable packaging and on responsible sourcing of ingredients

Soil Health Institute Announces Virtual Field Days that Focus on Soil Health Promoting Practices in Cotton

Press Release

October 20, 2020 /3BL Media/ - The Soil Health Institute (SHI), the non-profit charged with safeguarding and enhancing the vitality and productivity of soils, released today virtual soil health field days. The video tours include conversations with cotton growers and soil health specialists in Arkansas and South Carolina, according to David Lamm, Project Manager of Healthy Soils for Sustainable Cotton. The series of 13 videos are publicly available on SHI’s YouTube Channel.

What Cocoa Sustainability Means at Hershey

BEATRICE MOULIANITAKI, Head of Cocoa Sustainability
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Nearly 70 percent of the world’s cocoa comes from West Africa, and cocoa is a critical and often sole source of cash for millions of smallholder farming families. Unfortunately, these communities face environmental and economic difficulties that present various challenges for West African cocoa farmers. Many typically have low incomes, often at or below the accepted poverty line. Basic infrastructure is minimal or non-existent and land-rights are often poorly defined.

Mosaic's 2025 ESG Performance Targets - Eliminate Significant Environmental Incidents

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In this video series, we’re sharing more about the intent of Mosaic’s 2025 ESG Performance targets and how we’ll get there. Acting Responsibly is a strategic priority for our employees and our company. This critical work helps Mosaic to maximize our positive impact on society.

Eliminating environmental incidents is one of Mosaic’s 2025 ESG Performance Targets. Senior Environmental Specialist Amy Young and EHS Director Ronaldo Sapateiro explain more.

Global Agricultural Productivity Report Sponsored in Part by Mosaic

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Mosaic is proud to support the Global Agricultural Productivity report, which promotes increasing productivity sustainably for a food secure world.

About the Global Agricultural Productivity Initiative at Virgina Tech

The Global Agricultural Productivity Report® (GAP Report®) is produced by Virginia Tech, a leading U.S. land-grant university in Blacksburg, Virginia.

Doing Our Part to Wipe Out Environmental Impact

by Caroline Tillett, Global Head, R&D, Johnson & Johnson Consumer Health
Blog

I love my job. As a scientist, I’m constantly challenging myself and my teams to make a meaningful difference on human health. 

Human health is complex and is interdependent with the health of the planet. This is why we design products with the earth in mind. We look to create products in ways that consider the planet’s health without sacrificing the product’s safety and efficacy.

5 Tips for a Green Halloween

Halloween can be a sweet holiday, as well as a frightfully wasteful one. But at Keep America Beautiful, we know it doesn't have to be that way.
Blog

We know Halloween can be a sweet holiday, as well as a frightfully wasteful one with all of the disposable decorations, packaging, and costumes that come with the season. But at Keep America Beautiful®, we know it doesn’t have to be that way!

While the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to pose unique challenges to us all, Halloween can still be fun and safe, as well as sustainable and eco-friendly. Here are 5 tips to help you add some green to your Halloween festivities.

Accelerate the Clean Economy at VERGE 20

Article

Climate change is the most significant global threat we face today. It also represents an unprecedented opportunity to build a clean economy by electrifying and decarbonizing our world, equitably and profitably.

College Students Explore the Final Steps of Making a T-shirt Responsibly in Episode 6 of “Crop to Campus” Minidocumentary

The seven-part, documentary explores apparel sustainability as HanesBrands opened its supply chain to three North Carolina State University students
Press Release

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., October 16, 2020 /3BL Media/ - In the sixth episode of filmmaker Rod Murphy’s “Crop to Campus” minidocumentary on apparel sustainability, college students exploring the supply chain of Hanes ComfortWash T-shirts get a behind-the-scenes tour of a screen-printing facility in North Carolina.

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