Foodchain

CropMobster: An Early Warning System For Food That’s About…

Instead of having 40% of food go straight into the trash can, a farmer from California created an app which would make it go to the people who need it. Cropmobster is an 'instant alert' service that notifies…

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French TV show “Tambour Battant” addresses the issue of drinking…

Bernard Giraud, former Sustainability Director at Danone, François Jaquenoud, founder of the association 1001 Fontaines and other experts share their views on the issues related to drinking water.

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Danone builds the tools to measure its water footprint

Through its Waters division, Danone is taking on the challenge to measure its water footprint at every step of the production chain. Eventually, the idea is to be able to set precise goals for reducing…

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New factories for a sustainable future

The food crisis and the growth of the world population call for new ways of producing food. In the field, of course, but also as regards processing. Here is an overview of some of the best ideas currently…

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The great challenges of price volatility in agriculture

The volatility of the prices on agricultural markets is an ever-increasing issue, that reaches the most fragile countries in terms of food safety, but also the developed markets. This phenomenon poses…

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Achieving a greener energy mix for Danone’s plants in Ireland

In all Danone's teams, business units and departments all over the world, employees strive to find solutions to deal with the environmental and social impact of their activity. In Ireland, the production…

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Danone partners up with food banks

As part of its efforts to help reduce food waste, Danone is developing partnerships with food aid organisations in several countries. These agreements make it possible to “save” products from the garbage…

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Danone has exceeded its carbon reduction goals

This week, Danone has been very pleased to announce that its carbon intensity* has been cut by 35.2% in the last five years, well ahead of the 30% targeted reduction for this period. This success is the…

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