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Daily Media Briefing 27th September

Daily Media Briefing 27th September

September 27, 2013 IPCC report: global warming ‘unequivocal’; UK commits £35 million to development of Asian CCS programme; Asda and Tesco remove mental patient costumes after consumer anger; McDonald’s bins polystyrene foam cups; IHG sets 2017 water reduction target; Student device aims to rid ocean of plastic Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 11th September

Daily Media Briefing 11th September

September 11, 2013 G20 commits to phasing down HFCs; IPCC to consider the role of ethics in climate change; Proposal protecting Antarctic waters is scaled back; New tool to help manufacturers use safer products; Ferrari to spend €2bn on engine efficiency Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 10th September

Daily Media Briefing 10th September

September 10, 2013 European utilities warn EU over energy risks; General Mills launches $1.1 million sustainable sourcing programme; Adidas helps Indonesian suppliers to save 4,715 tonnes of CO2; Sainsbury’s trialling world’s first naturally refrigerated trailer Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 5th September

Daily Media Briefing 5th September

September 05, 2013 Rubber industry to create sustainability standards; UK businesses offered help to improve sustainability of travel operations; CIWM: Waste regulations will give credibility; Toys R Us to stop marketing toys by gender; UK school gets students to generate renewable electricity Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 30th August

Daily Media Briefing 30th August

August 30, 2013 WWF report: businesses must drive collective action to address water risks; Government partnership with Chevron sparks public protests in Argentina; UK DIY sector reduces landfill waste by 83 percent; US fast food workers strike across 60 cities; Invention of Indian solar dryer reduces food waste Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 28th August

Daily Media Briefing 28th August

August 28, 2013 Chemicals firm launches legal case against EU ban on bee harming pesticides; 150 US organisations urge GMO crop trial action; Simplified UK energy tariffs by 2014; Smart cities hub to open in New York Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 27th August

Daily Media Briefing 27th August

August 27, 2013 UK public anger at tax dodgers grows; US companies detail Bangladeshi worker safety coalition plan; Rush for solar power sparks local protests; First bio-wool suitcase extends the value of discarded wool Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 23rd August

Daily Media Briefing 23rd August

August 23, 2013 Facebook leads partnership to overcome barriers to global internet access; UK Government to withdraw subsidies from “unsustainable” biomass production; Apple reveals solar farm; UK high street chains accused of artificial discount pricing Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 20th August

Daily Media Briefing 20th August

August 20, 2013 Study: investors are still slow to embrace sustainability; UK male bosses’ bonuses are double those of female colleagues in management roles; UK shopper lands Tesco with £300k fine over strawberries; Activists turn up pressure over UK fracking; Launch of first driverless electric vehicle in Singapore Read more >
Daily Media Briefing 5th August

Daily Media Briefing 5th August

August 05, 2013 Fonterra dairy recall leads to import ban in China, Vietnam and Russia; One million UK workers in 'insecure' zero-hours jobs; Co-op Bank has the wind taken out of its sails; Crayola goes back to school to close 'pen to fuel' loop; Railways, IIT-Madras team up to power AC coaches with solar energy Read more >