vendredi 5 mars 2010

UK retailers to cut Packaging Carbon Footprint 10% by 2012

Asda, Boots, Tesco and Sainsbury’s are some of the biggest UK retailers that have voluntarily agreed to reduce the carbon footprint of their grocery packaging by 10 percent by 2012, according to Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP). Cuts will be achieved through weight reduction, increased recycling rates, and higher recycled content.

The 28 founding signatories are AG Barr, Apetito, Arla Foods, Asda, Boots UK, Britvic, Constellation Europe, Cooperative Retail, Dairy Crest, Danone Dairies, Danone Water, Fosters EMEA, HJ Heinz, Innocent Soft Drinks, Mars (UK), Molson Coors, Morrisons, Muller Dairies, Musgraves, Nestle, Northern Foods, Robert Wisemans, Sainsbury’s, Tesco, Unilever, Vimto, Waitrose, Warburtons and Weetabix.

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