Industry has gained sway over the FSC because of competition from rival forest-certifying organizations run by industry.
Although the concept of sustainable procurement has been around for some time, until now organisations adopting related practices have defined the concept as they saw fit.
We’re disappointed to see so many companies simply ticking a compliance box, rather than engaging in genuine risk reduction.
Recently the City of Mississauga adopted a Sustainable Procurement Policy and Plan that leads the way in several areas.
“Every Community Must Be Part of Our Shared Value Mission”. Q&A with Nestlé Waters Chief Sustainability Officer, Nelson Switzer
Access to clean, safe, secure, sustainable drinking water should be a fundamental human right.
The entire industry can learn from key initiatives taken by responsible brands across all lifecycle stages.