Corteva Agriscience unveils new Carbon and Ecosystems Services portfolio

Corteva Agriscience has announced the creation of a new Carbon and Ecosystems Services portfolio to develop innovative products and services. The initial offering will enable the carbon sequestration process, ease access to carbon credits and create flexible solutions to help farmers increase profitability while c...Read more

LT Foods bags L3 SRP certification for sustainable rice cultivation

LT Foods has become the first company globally to be certified with the highest level of verification – L3, by UN-backed Sustainable Rice Platform (SRP) ecolabel. This will enable the company to use the Sustainable Rice Platform (SRP) verified logo on the packs of Rice produced by verified 1,000 plus farmers...Read more

DS Group restores 550 water conservation structures across India

The Dharampal Satyapal (DS) Group has restored over 550 water conservation structures across the country that has led to a cumulative storage capacity of more than 33 Lakh Cubic Meter, along with 83,000 cubic meter of soil conservation. An area of over 1000 hectares has been bought under irrigation with ...Read more

BASF ups R&D efforts for impactful ‘Sustainable Agriculture’

BASF strengthens its activities in research and development (R&D) for sustainable agricultural innovations, helping farmers to overcome environmental and economic challenges as well as meeting consumers’ demand for more sustainably produced food.         With solu...Read more

20 new companies along with Amazon signs climate pledge

  Amazon and Global Optimism jointly announced that 20 new companies from all over the world have signed the Climate Pledge, including ACCIONA, Colis Prive, Cranswick plc, Daabon, FREE NOW, Generation Investment Management, Green Britain Group, Hotelbeds, IBM, Iceland Foods, Interface, Johnson Controls,...Read more

UNEP to aid Bihar's commitment to climate resilience and low carbon development

  Bihar government will pursue a climate-resilient and low-carbon development pathway with the support of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), the two entities announced. UNEP will provide an array of support for the state’s climate goals, including through advocacy, developing climate analyses and sup...Read more

S&P Global Sustainability Yearbook 2021 adds UPL for excellence in Corporate Sustainability  

 UPL Ltd. has announced its inclusion in the S&P Global Sustainability Yearbook 2021 for its strong performance in environmental, social and governance risk management. The SAM Corporate Sustainability Assessment (CSA) is issued annually by S&P global. This year, UPL Ltd. not only secured a spot in th...Read more

CDP recognises Tata Consumer Products for consistently reducing its carbon footprint

Tata Consumer Products, the focused consumer products company, uniting the principal food and beverage interests of the Tata Group under one umbrella, has been recognized for its actions towards protecting the environment and preventing climate change across the globe by CDP India 2020 Climate Change Report. Tata ...Read more

Fertilizer made from animal waste could enable space agriculture: Research

An innovative study conducted recently by a team of Japanese researchers led by Junior Associate Professor Norihiro Suzuki from Tokyo University of Science and published in the New Journal of Chemistry of the Royal Society of Chemistry. In this study, Dr Suzuki and his team aimed to address the problem o...Read more

Members of AIPA to fulfill the requirements of the Paris Agreement

In another move that re-affirms India’s seriousness to ‘walk the talk’ on climate change, the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) has constituted a high-level inter-ministerial Apex Committee for Implementation of Paris Agreement (AIPA) under the chairmanship of Secretary,...Read more

BASF to promote sustainable agriculture by 2030

BASF's Agriculture Solutions division is committed to clear and measurable goals to promote increasingly sustainable agriculture by 2030. Focusing on its capacity for innovation, BASF Mexico will help farmers achieve a 30% reduction in CO 2 emissions per ton of crop produced, as well as committing t...Read more

CNH Ind. becomes industry leader in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Indices  

   CNH Industrial is the leader in the Machinery and Electrical Equipment Industry Group in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), World and Europe, for the tenth consecutive year. The DJSI World and DJSI Europe Indices are among the most prestigious sustainability-focused equity indices. Inclusi...Read more