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Employee Engagement in Retail Sustainability (Green Culture Guide)

Green Business Bureau

Establishing employee engagement in retail sustainability. Employee engagement in retail is vital to effectively achieve your green goals – and to unlock this engagement you need to establish a green culture. We know you’ve been working hard to create a sustainable retail business. Sustainability Guide for Retail.

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FMCG and retail firms join forces in a bid to stabilise the value of plastic recyclate in the UK

Envirotec Magazine

Manufacturers, retailers and recyclers urged to join the collaboration. In collaboration with manufacturers, retailers and recyclers, the Fund intends to improve flexible plastic recycling and reduce plastic pollution by giving the material a stable value. Several other major retailers are set to follow suit. Mars UK, Mondel?z

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5 reasons Home Depot and Lowe’s must weed out toxic weed killers

GreenBiz

The analysis summarizes human health and environmental impacts associated with over 50 weed killers offered by one or both retailers online and in their stores. Yet unbeknownst to them, many products available at their favorite retailers pose a threat to those creatures. Environmental risk. A recent report from the U.S. Financial risk.

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More than 500 fashion retailers back supply chain deforestation pledge

Business Green

More than 500 leading fashion brands and retailers including H&M, Zara and Walmart have now signed up to a major new global pledge to avoid using products and materials associated with deforestation in their supply chains, and to instead shift towards sourcing low carbon alternatives.

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When is a vegan product not really vegan? Retailers warned over risk of inadvertently false claims

Business Green

Defining a product as vegan is more complex than many think, but new industry guidelines aim to help retailers assure consumers. Industry body the British Retail Consortium (BRC) has published new guidelines to help its members identify if a product is vegan or not.

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Let's reinvent retail and change the way we shop

Business Green

Building a greener future for retail requires brave conversations, big risks and hardwiring sustainability into the fabric of the business, explains Selfridges' Daniella Vega. But as retailers, our responsibility is to both react and predict how our customers will shop and what they will expect.

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Primark eyes net zero value chain by 2050 as retailer signs UN Fashion Charter

Business Green

Primark has become the latest retailer to join the UN's Fashion Charter on climate action, committing to slashing its greenhouse gases by 30 per cent across its value chain over the next decade, with a view to achieving net zero emissions by 2050.

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