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palm oil

Iceland pledges to stop using palm oil in own-brand food

It was only a couple of months ago when Iceland announced its commitment to remove plastic packaging from own brand products. Last week, the frozen food retailer followed up a number of recent action plans with...
green mortgage

UK Mortgages: Barclays launches Green Mortgage scheme

UK mortgage options just got a little bit greener, with banking giant Barclays now offering a Green Mortgage scheme. A summation of the scheme is as follows: if you buy an energy efficient home, you can qualify...
Oreos

Oreo is switching to sustainable cocoa

Mondelēz, the company that makes Oreo products, has announced that the brand will now only use sustainable cocoa in its cookies. The switch will come into effect by the end of the month.The news follows the...