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Green Elephant Show Sustainability News No 17

Sustainability News 30th September

Sustainability News 30th September
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The latest sustainability news, fun, facts and reviews from the Green Elephant for 30th September 2020. Top stories: 01:05 – World leaders commit to Earth’s recovery 04:30 – Key Takeaways From Climate Week 2020 34:23 – Tesco sets 300% sales target for plant-based alternatives to meat 37:05 – Flooding leaves

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Supermarket sustainability heroes or villains

004 Supermarket sustainability, Heroes or villains?

004 Supermarket sustainability, Heroes or villains?
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Overview The last 50 years have seen a fundamental shift in the way we all shop for groceries. We used to go to the bakers, the butchers, the grocers, the chemists and the newsagents but instead we now go to Tesco, Aldi, Lidl, Sainbury’s Walmart, Carrefour and Yonghui! In this

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Million Plastic Bottles

A million plastic bottles are bought every single minute

A million plastic bottles are bought around the world every minute and the number will jump another 20% by 2021 Annual consumption of plastic bottles is set to top half a trillion by 2021, far outstripping recycling efforts and jeopardising oceans, coastlines and other environments Source: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/jun/28/a-million-a-minute-worlds-plastic-bottle-binge-as-dangerous-as-climate-change

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