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Released 10th July 2013 Health firm Baxter has announced this week that it has smashed its 2015 sustainability target of deriving 20 per cent of energy from renewable sources. According to the company’s 2012 report it has already reached 22 … Continue reading

July 10th, 2013

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Released 4th June 2013 After a heated debate in the Commons this afternoon, parliament has voted against an amendment hailed as crucial by big businesses, NGOs and investors to implement a decarbonisation target for 2030 by April next year. The … Continue reading

June 4th, 2013

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Released 22nd April 2013 Verizon claims to still be in an ‘immaturity stage’ in a recent report which also revealed it is taking steps to integrate financial data with social and environmental metrics to provide a clearer view of its overall performance. The … Continue reading

April 22nd, 2013

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Released 16th April 2013 Today, the manufacturing and logistics arm of consumer goods supplier Unilever announced that it has reached a massive milestone in reducing carbon emissions by one million tonnes – a figure that equates to the impact of removing 250,000 … Continue reading

April 16th, 2013

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Released : 20th March 2013 Logistics giant FedEx has joined Maersk in exceeding sustainability targets after reaching its original goal of 20 per cent reductions ahead of schedule. Under its ‘Reduce, Replace and Revolutionise’ strategy, FedEx is now increasing its expectations, by … Continue reading

March 20th, 2013

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Released : 12th March 2013 Britvic Soft Drinks has set itself a list of sustainability targets for 2013 aimed at helping the company identify key risks, promote a positive local and international image and ultimately boost business. Writing in Britvic’s first … Continue reading

March 12th, 2013

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Released : 11th March 2013 As businesses extend their environmental responsibilities to suppliers, consistent poor performers and non-participants will increasingly find their contracts at risk, says Nick Murry, Ecodesk’s Chief Sustainability Officer. In April this year mandatory reporting rules for … Continue reading

March 11th, 2013

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