Consumer Information Tools and Climate Change

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Consumer Information Tools and Climate Change - Facilitating low-carbon choices in Tourism, Buildings and Food Systems. This report details how the use of consumer information tools can support greenhouse gas emission reductions in three industry sectors: tourism, buildings and food. Consumer information covers a range of tools and systems that seek to guide consumers to make more sustainable choices about goods and services (products), including in their use and end of life phase.
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Food Waste Reduction Roadmap Progress Report 2019

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Embedding a culture of Target, Measure, Act into the food and drink sector is critical to achieving the Courtauld 2025 targets and UN Sustainable Development Goal 12.3. The ambitious aim for the Food Waste Reduction Roadmap was to have 50% of the UK’s largest 250 food businesses implementing Target, Measure, Act by September 2019, aiming for all by 2026.
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Sustainable Lifestyles and Education Sustainable Lifestyles and Education

Retail Survey 2019

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In 2019, WRAP undertook a survey of own-brand and branded food products sold by UK food retailers to assess their adoption of good practice that helps people waste less food in the home – identifying progress relative to previous surveys conducted in 2009, 2011 and 2015.
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Shout it Out: Communicating Products' Social Impacts -...

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This White Paper’s primary objective is to identify good practices of product-level social impact communication that can provide inspiration, and be built upon or replicated. It identifies relevant principles, criteria and means to communicate such impacts, including recommendations on integrating social impact communication with more well-established environmental impact communication tools.
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The effectiveness of standards in driving adoption of...

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Voluntary sustainability standards are an important means of providing assurance that products and materials traded in complex, global supply chains have been produced in an ethical and environmentally benign way. Understanding what these standards deliver on the ground is an important part of the debate about their ongoing relevance.
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Blue Angel - the German Ecolabel: 40 Years. Good for...

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On the 40th anniversary of the Blue Angel, this publication recaps the history of the German Ecolabel, the world's first environmental label, and gives an overview of where it stands today and what's next.
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The Honest Product Guide

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The Consumer Goods Forum and the change agency Futerra have joined forces to investigate the cutting edge of transparency. In the guide we delve into what those businesses and consumers agree is the most important topic of transparency: the impact of products themselves. This Honest Product Guide is designed for business leaders, brand owners, marketers, experts and changemakers seeking to solve the crisis of trust between companies and the consumers they serve.
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Seizing the opportunity: using plastic only when it...

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The policy paper looks at existing alternatives to fast-moving and short-lived plastic applications, and calls for the EU to introduce reduction targets for single-use plastics within the EU Strategy on Plastics in the Circular Economy.
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SPP, Ecolabels and Sustainability Standards -...

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This document contains all the presentations from the Working Group's in person meeting held on the 27th of June in Zurich, Switzerland.
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SPP, Ecolabels and Sustainability Standards -...

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Working Group 4b was established as a space for knowledge sharing and interaction between public procurers on the one hand, and private standard or ecolabel organisations and users on the other hand. This document provides a summary of this year’s annual meeting. In addition to this summary, the full presentations from the annual meeting are available on the SCP Clearinghouse.
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