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Flora Parent Company To Carbon Label 100 Million Plant-Based Products

4 Mins Read Upfield, the parent company of multiple brands of plant-based spreads, butters and creams including Flora, Proactiv and Becel, has announced that it will be introducing on-pack carbon labelling to 100 million products by the end of 2021. Major food brands and restaurants have been embracing carbon labels in recent months as consumers begin coupling their […]

High-Carbon Products Should Have Smoking-Style Health Warnings, Experts Say

3 Mins Read A group of public health experts are urging authorities to use smoking-style graphic imagery on high-carbon products that are damaging to the climate, such as petrol pumps, plane tickets and energy bills. The warning labels are easy to implement, yet effective for conveying information about the health and climate impacts of the product, experts say. […]