PROFILING KEY GLOBAL CAPITAL MARKET PLAYERS AND INFLUENTIALS SHAPING MARKETS, CORPORATE REPUTATIONS AND VALUATIONS.
Sustainability Standard Setters & Policy Makers
Alice in Dairyland: Working on sustainability   
February 24, 2020
Source: WMTV - "United States dairy farmers have reduced their carbon footprint by nearly 25% since 2007.
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New Standard for Consumer Warranties Keeps Everyone in the Supply Chain on the Same Page    
February 21, 2020
Source: ISO - The rise in e-commerce and globalization has revolutionized retail trade – for both the good and otherwise of the consumer. However, more choice doesn’t always equate to better quality. A new International Standard for consumer...
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How roasters and retailers can support farmers and make coffee more sustainable   
February 21, 2020
Source: GreenBiz - Coffee is the world’s favorite drink, with more than 400 billion cups enjoyed per year. We do our part to add to that grand total. Coffee drinkers around the world love their coffee — and appreciate it even more when they know...
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IIRC opens call for feedback as it revises the International Framework   
February 20, 2020
Source: Integrated Reporting - The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) is today, 20 February 2020, beginning the process of refreshing the International Framework, and calling for market feedback on specific themes that will inform the nature...
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CDSB and CDP release handbook to meet challenges of environmental and climate reporting across the EU   
February 19, 2020
Source: Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB) - With the EU Green Deal aiming to increase environmental and climate disclosure, the Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB) and CDP have today released an environmental reporting handbook to help companies improve their...
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Potato Sustainability Alliance set to tell industry’s story   
February 19, 2020
Source: The Packer - The new Potato Sustainability Alliance is building on an earlier industry initiative to tell the story of how growers feed the nation responsibly.
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Fur Industry Launches Global Sustainability Strategy ‘Natural Fur’   
February 18, 2020
Source: Sourcin Journal - Natural fur is one of the most sustainable materials available on the market and part of the solution to the challenge of fast fashion and the proliferation of other non-renewable and sustainable materials and practices.
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How sustainable is sustainable fashion?   
February 17, 2020
Source: The Hill - More companies are experimenting with sustainable fashion lines as customers become more environmentally conscious
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The shopping platforms that want to standardise sustainability   
February 17, 2020
Source: Vogue Business - Brands can use terms like sustainable, transparent and eco-friendly to describe their collections without regulation or verification.
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The Challenge of Sustainable Chocolate   
February 16, 2020
Source: New Republic - Chocolate is one of the worst foods you can buy, in terms of the industry’s greenhouse gas emissions. But some people are trying to change that.
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