Archive for April 2018

Following Development of Sustainable Agriculture Policy, Green Century Withdraws from Dr Pepper Snapple*

Contact: Jared Fernandez, Green Century Capital Management, jfernandez@greencentury.com, 617-482-0800 BOSTON, April 23, 2018 –The Green Century Equity Fund (Green Century) has withdrawn its shareholder proposal with Dr Pepper Snapple after the company released its first Sustainable Agriculture Policy that will reduce the use of pesticides by the company. Dr. Pepper Snapple will work with suppliers…

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The Embedded Impacts of Food Waste

Many conscientious shoppers are familiar with the headline statistics surrounding food waste: 40 percent of all food produced in the United States is never consumed, a staggering total equivalent to 400 pounds of food wasted per person every year. That wasted food takes up more than one-fifth of landfill space in the United States and…

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