Unilever cuts 1 million tonnes of CO2
Measures to cut Unilever's environmental footprint have saved more than 1 million tonnes of carbon and £300 million in costs since 2008, while product sales grew 26%The consumer goods giant, which makes household brands Persil, Marmite and Ben & Jerry’s, confirmed that it had saved more than 1 million tonnes of CO2 as a result of energy-efficiency measures, t
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The UK's National Drought Group (NDG) has this week agreed measures to manage the current drought and minimise risks for next year, with businesses now facing a “new normal” for water.
Investors managing $9.8trn (£8trn) in assets have joined a new campaign urging 72 of the world’s biggest corporate water users and polluters to value and act on water as a financial risk.
The Environment Agency has successfully prosecuted Southern Water for thousands of illegal raw sewage discharges that polluted rivers and coastal waters in Kent, resulting in a record £90m fine.
In Elliott-Smith v Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, the claimant applied for judicial review of the legality of the defendants’ joint decision to create the UK Emissions Trading Scheme (UK ETS) as a substitute for UK participation in the EU Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS).