Nestle to spend $3.6B on improving climate footprint
Will boost regenerative agriculture and increase the use of renewable energy.
Court rejects Nestle plan for bottled water pump building
Appeals court over-rules circuit judge who had granted Nestle’s request to put a booster pumping structure in an area zoned for agricultural uses.
US allows Nestle to keep taking water from California forest
Allows extraction only when water is available, to protect natural resources in the San Bernardino National Forest.
Nestlé aiming at 100% recyclable or reusable packaging by 2025
Will focus on eliminating non-recyclable plastics and use of plastics with better recycling rates.
Unilever shares slide after Kraft Heinz withdraws $143B bid
Merged company would have rivaled Nestle as the world’s biggest packaged food maker.
Wide support for Ontario moratorium on new bottled water operations
More than 20,000 people who responded during a 45-day period for comments.
Ont. opposition wants public input into water permit policy
Guelph residents fight Nestle application to renew permit to take up to 3.6 million litres a day.
Activists urge Ontario to refuse Nestle a water taking permit
The company’s water permit in Aberfoyle, Ont. expired on July 31.
Nestle admits Thai seafood suppliers abuse workers
The food giant launched an internal investigation in 2014 after reports tied brutal and unregulated working conditions to its brands.