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Fonterra, Nestlé and DairyNZ join forces to tackle nitrogen leaching

Fonterra and Nestlé are teaming up with DairyNZ to expand a promising plantain trial to help improve waterways and reduce on-farm greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

Sustainability

Fonterra, Nestlé and DairyNZ join forces to tackle nitrogen leaching

Fonterra and Nestlé are teaming up with DairyNZ to expand a promising plantain trial to help improve waterways and reduce on-farm greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

December 14, 2020

Sustainability

Fonterra’s latest Sustainability Report shows most encouraging progress to date

Fonterra has achieved its most encouraging sustainability results since starting its annual reporting four years ago, but the Co-op is staying focused on what still needs to be done to reach its long-term targets.

November 03, 2020

Sustainability

Fonterra farmers taking another step towards New Zealand’s low emissions food production

They’re hot off the press and intended to help take the heat out of climate change.

October 12, 2020

Sustainability

New Zealand's first plant-based milk bottle

Anchor has added to its Blue range, with a new 2L bottle made from sugarcane - which is a natural, renewable and sustainably sourced material.

October 06, 2020

Sustainability

Fonterra’s Te Awamutu site fires up on pellet power

It’s full steam ahead on wood pellets at Fonterra’s Te Awamutu site, with commissioning underway, as the site takes the next step in its transition away from coal.

September 16, 2020

Sustainability

Fonterra’s Te Awamutu site moves to pellet power

Fonterra is taking another step forward in its commitment to renewable energy as it announces that its Te Awamutu site will be coal free next season.

January 30, 2020

Sustainability

2019 Sustainability Report shows Fonterra picking up the pace

Co-firing biomass to reduce coal, lifting the number of New Zealand products with Health Star ratings and launching an emissions profile for every farm headline Fonterra’s 2019 Sustainability Report.

November 29, 2019

Sustainability

New targets to reduce water use

More than 3.4 billion litres of water (or about the same as 1,350 Olympic swimming pools) will be saved every year under new water targets Fonterra launched today.

September 03, 2019

Sustainability

No new coal boilers for Fonterra

Fonterra is shaving eleven years off its coal target, as it announces a new commitment to reduce its reliance on coal.

July 18, 2019