Tag Archives: Sally Uren

Sally Uren: Forum For The Future’s chief executive

IN SOME ways the sustainability landscape in 2013 didn’t shift, as the slow grind of some well-documented trends continued. Stories of resource crunches abounded, extreme weather events were witnessed, and the grim reality of social inequalities continued to wash through our media channels. Oh, and carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere exceeded 400 ppm, the…
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Tea coalition launched

BRITS MAY make 165 million cups of tea a day, but the nation’s favourite brew faces a number of challenges to survive. Climate change, water scarcity and competition for land use are all expected to combine to make those 165 million cups harder to come by.   A new coalition of the most influential organisations…
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Unilever sets new palm oil target

UNILEVER HAS set a new target to purchase all its palm oil from traceable sources by 2020. This means it will be able to track all of the certified oil it buys back to the plantation on which it was originally grown.   The manufacturer said this will be “difficult to achieve”, but was necessary…
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