Dec 10, 2021

P&G Publishes 2021 Citizenship Report

“Citizenship” is how P&G refers to efforts in Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) areas.

Source: Procter & Gamble Blog

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Sep 14, 2021

P&G Accelerates Action on Climate Change Toward Net Zero GHG Emissions by 2040P&G publishes Climate Transition Action Plan and sets new science-based targets.

P&G announced a comprehensive plan to accelerate action related to climate change. P&G has also set a new ambition to achieve net zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions across our operations and supply chain, from raw material to retailer, by 2040 as well as interim 2030 goals to make meaningful progress this decade.

Source: Procter & Gamble News

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Sep 13, 2021

New milestone for Packaging Digital Watermarks Initiative HolyGrail 2.0: Validation of first prototype sorting detection unit

The Digital Watermarks Initiative HolyGrail 2.0 sorting machine is now ready to be installed in Copenhagen to start the semi-industrial test phase.
If successful, digitally watermarked products could be introduced to store shelves in Denmark, France and Germany by the first half of 2022 for in-market demonstrations and industrial-scale trials.

Source: AIM

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Jul 3, 2021

EU Directive on Single-use Plastics

The EU is tackling the 10 single-use plastic items most commonly found on Europe’s beaches, and is promoting sustainable alternatives.
As of July 3rd, 2021, the EU no longer allows certain single-use plastic items to be placed on the Member States market; and marking requirements enter into force.

Source: European Commission, Edana

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Mar 26, 2021

What’s in store for disposable hygiene post-covid?

Interview of Per Brandberg, Research Analyst at Euromonitor International

How has the pandemic impacted consumer behaviour and trends in the global disposable hygiene market? Haydn Davis, Editor of Sustainable Nonwovens* and Euromonitor’s Per Brandberg consider the global landscape and key drivers in a video discussion.

Source: Edana

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Sep 5, 2020

P&G, National Geographic and Global Citizen Launch Groundbreaking Series, ACTIVATE: THE GLOBAL CITIZEN MOVEMENT To Drive Action Around Poverty, Inequality and Sustainability

Six-part docuseries draws attention to critical world issues with activists including Hugh Jackman, Pharrell Williams, Common, Usher, Rachel Brosnahan, Gayle King, Bonang Matheba, Darren Criss, Uzo Aduba, Becky G and Priyanka Chopra Jonas. Series premieres in the U.S. September 5 at 10/9c on National Geographic.

Source: Businesswire

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Sep 2, 2020

Alliance to End Plastic Waste Releases 2020 Progress Report

Report outlines major global efforts, investments and commitments to end plastic waste in the environment and contributing to a circular economy.

Source: PR Newswire

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July 16, 2020

"P&G Will Make Operations Carbon Neutral for the Decade"

Source: P&G News

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May 26, 2020

"P&G has developed a technology that converts lactic acid into bio-based acrylic acid. This could potentially make everyday products such as absorbent hygiene products sustainable when the technology is used to make superabsorbent polymers."

Source: TechnicalTextiles

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May 19, 2020

Suppliers face scrutiny on their environmental impact.

More suppliers are being asked to measure and report their environmental data. Companies use this data to inform procurement decisions and supplier engagement strategies.

Source: Environmental Leader

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May 12, 2020

Sustainability matters now more than ever.

Accenture says ethical consumption is on the rise, with 45% surveyed saying they're making more sustainable choices and will likely continue to do so. People are looking to companies to take charge on the pandemic response, and the bigger spotlight on brands could translate to tackling the climate crisis.

Source: Marketing Dive

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