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Engage the Chain

Engage the Chain overviews the environmental and social risks and impacts of 8 commonly sourced agricultural commodities: beef, corn, dairy, fiber-based packaging, palm oil, soybeans, sugarcane and wheat. These commonly sourced commodities are among the most prominent drivers of deforestation, greenhouse gas emissions and water depletion and pollution. Learn more here: www.engagethechain.org

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Competitors Agree: GHG Action Along Supply Chains Is Good for Business
Extreme weather events cost the global economy a record $320 billion in...
Apr 18, 2018 10:00 AM ET
Traceability Is a Must for Companies With Zero-Deforestation Pledges
Unilever and Nestlé made waves in February when they became the first global food companies to publish their entire palm oil supply chains — both their direct suppliers and the mills that indirectly supply them. Palm oil is a key ingredient for many of the companies’ products, from margarine to candy to soap and shampoo; yet, it has been a thorn in the side of their zero-deforestation...
Apr 13, 2018 1:20 PM ET
Four Trends for Optimism on World Food Day
Feeding the world is a mounting challenge for our food system, as climate change impacts collide with burgeoning population growth. And more mouths to feed means demand is rising globally for resource-intensive meat, just as water scarcity and challenges such as deforestation accelerate. But today on World Food Day, I see exciting trends that give me hope. The food sector is beginning to step...
Oct 16, 2017 3:15 PM ET
Ceres Launches New Investor Guide to Engage Food Sector on Sustainability Risks
Press Contacts: Meg Wilcox, wilcox@ceres.org, 617-247-0700 X155, 617-319-6457 cell Tessa Castellani, castellani@ceres.org, 617-247-0700 X 145 Ceres has released a new peer-reviewed resource guide to help investors better understand and evaluate the environmental and social impacts...
Jun 26, 2017 10:40 AM ET