Nc’Nean becomes ‘UK’s first’ net zero whisky distillery

In its latest sustainability report it revealed it has been verified net zero for its production, operates on 100% renewable energy and offsets any remaining carbon emissions it produces

New forest to be created in North East to promote a ‘greener future’

Enough trees are set to be planted to cover 35 football pitches in the first year, after receiving £480k in funding from Defra’s Nature for Climate Fund

Food and drink industry commits to halving food waste and emissions by 2030

The charity behind the commitment claims the agreement will save 2.6m tonnes of food waste between 2025 and 2030 – the equivalent of 6.2bn meals

Eggshell evidence of ancient climate change

New research has shown that Earth faced extreme climate change some 300,000 years ago

NatWest backs tool for farmers to track carbon footprint

The tool measures the sustainability of farming and food production, providing farmers with insight into how they can lower their emissions

The Warren – from farm to fork: renewable energy

Diners at The Warren can eat their greens, Welsh produce and coffee prepared with 100% green energy.

Woodland Trust to remove plastic tree guards by end of 2021

Woodland Trust has pledged to phase out tree plastic guards to make planting more sustainable

Coca-Cola to use 100% recycled plastic in all on-the-go bottles in the UK

The move is expected to help save more than 29,000 tonnes of virgin plastic each year

Biofuel, not an odd fish anymore!

A project that will turn fish waste into biofuel in Vietnam has secured grant funding from Innovate UK

‘Eco-scores’ for greener baskets!

A pilot launch will see a group of leading food brands launch front-of-pack environmental scores on a range of products in September