PepsiCo commits to net zero carbon emissions by 2040

The food and beverage giant has pledged to cut greenhouse gas emissions across its entire value chain by more than 40% by 2030

PepsiCo commits to 100% recycled plastic beverage bottles for Pepsi in nine EU markets by 2022

The move is predicted to lower carbon dioxide emissions per bottle by approximately 40%

Britvic to move to 100% recycled plastic bottles in Britain by 2022

The British producer of soft drinks has brought the target three years forward from its original deadline

PepsiCo mobilises $200m from $1bn green bond for rPET plastic packaging

The company estimates this investment will result in a saving of approximately 210,000 metric tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions

PepsiCo to power global operations with 100% renewables by 2030

The move is forecast to reduce around 2.5 million metric tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions by 2040

Walkers to launch recycling scheme for crisp packets

People will be able to post them for free in envelopes to a recycling company or drop off at collection points

Water efficiency saves PepsiCo $80m

PepsiCo has saved more than $80 million (£61m) as a result of its water conservation efforts. It reduced its operational water use per unit of production by 26% between 2011 and 2015, exceeding its 20% goal. It is part of PepsiCo’s broader sustainability agenda, which has delivered more than $600 million (£457m) in cost savings […]

PepsiCo to can equipment with HFC greenhouse gases

Soft drinks giant PepsiCo announced plans to phase out equipment in the US which contains greenhouse gases harmful to the atmosphere by 2020. Yesterday it revealed the aim to eliminate hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) from “point-of-sale” equipment such as coolers, vending machines and fountain dispensers purchased in the United States. Starting from 2015 the firm won’t buy any […]

PepsiCo sprinkles recycling bins around USA

Soft drinks giant PepsiCo plans to put more recycling bins in petrol stations and supermarkets across the USA. It is taking action after running a national survey which found 81% of Americans said they would recycle beverage containers at shops if proper bins were available. The hope is to boost the rate of on-the-go and […]

Fruity! Copella squeezes solar onto farm roof

The farm which is home to Copella juice in Suffolk has installed 600 solar panels on the roof. The idea to get 150 kilowatts’ worth of panels were dreamt up by staff at the site. Dave Clark, Sustainability Manager at soft drinks business PepsiCo UK which owns the farm said: “The roof installation at our […]