Banrock Station commits to planting 100,000 native trees and shrubs every year with Landcare Australia

Banrock Station commits to planting 100,000 native trees and shrubs every year with Landcare Australia

Banrock Station, the Australian eco-friendly wine brand from Accolade Wines, has partnered with Landcare Australia to plant 100,000 native trees and shrubs each year, starting from January 2021.  Supporting biodiversity and animal habitats, clean air and water, while responding to the impacts of a changing climate and deforestation, the new initiative will see thousands of […]

Coca-Cola Produces World’s First PET Bottle Made Entirely From Plants

Coca-Cola Produces World’s First PET Bottle Made Entirely From Plants

The Coca-Cola Company unveiled the world’s first PET plastic bottle made entirely from plant materials at the World Expo – Milan. PlantBottle packaging pushes the boundaries on sustainable innovation by using groundbreaking technology to create a fully recyclable plastic bottle made from renewable plant materials. PlantBottle packaging is Coca-Cola’s vision to develop a more responsible […]

GPY&R Brisbane & WWF Create Drought Draught For Climate Change Awareness

GPY&R Brisbane & WWF Create Drought Draught For Climate Change Awareness

There’s a lot of talk around Climate Change and whilst awareness is increasing, Australians still only rank it as fifth on their list of overall concerns (according to recent polls). So GPY&R Brisbane teamed up with Earth Hour to get support from beer drinkers. Climate Change means more droughts, which will impact beer’s main ingredients […]

Bacardi Limited Charts Bold Course in Building a Sustainable Future

Bacardi Limited Charts Bold Course in Building a Sustainable Future

Everywhere Bacardi Limited does business, sustainability is something that’s not just encouraged – it’s expected. On the 152nd anniversary of its founding, family-owned Bacardi rolls out an ambitious sustainability campaign globally. Good Spirited: Building a Sustainable Future launches across the more than 150 markets where Bacardi sells its brands, including more than 75 offices and […]

An App That Lets You Swap Leftovers to Prevent Food Wastage

An App That Lets You Swap Leftovers to Prevent Food Wastage

Seattle-based Dan Newman and his business partner, Bryan Summersett have developed an app that lets you share your leftovers with strangers. They developed Leftover Swap and it is an ingenious way of swapping meals with people around your neighborhood. Using the idea of couch surfing, where you can share your apartment with a stranger, Newman […]

Waitrose To Halve Its Packaging

Waitrose To Halve Its Packaging

Retailer Waitrose says it is aiming to halve the amount of packaging it uses by 2016. The supermarket says it will aim to use 50 per cent of material compared to 2005 – cutting out nearly 100 tonnes of packaging each year. It has unveiled three packaging redesigned which aim to help it achieve its […]

Food Glorious Food

Food Glorious Food

The UK’s most comprehensive water footprint food calculator has been developed by Sustain’s scientists: precise ingredients of any meal, plus country of origin gives the most accurate reading to date of a meal’s water footprint A brand new food calculator that gives a comprehensive water footprint of a full meal has been developed by scientists […]

Organic Recycling Start-Up Launches $100K Crowdfunding Campaign

Organic waste recycling start-up, Re-Nuble, has launched an aggressive $100,000 crowdfunding campaign to finance its mission of redefining the meaning of waste – starting with the nation’s capital. How much does it cost to begin greening the planet and making the world cleaner and healthier for everyone? According to Washington-based start-up, Re-Nuble.com, the first step […]