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  • Innovation and partnership for a sustainable economy

    Innovation and partnership for a sustainable economy

    BCSDH’s recommendations for sustainable food and the biodiversity have been published “To accelerate the change, innovative collaboration is necessary among business, government, science, and education” – highlighted Mark Zwinkels in a speech at BCSDH’s Virtual Business lunch. The focus of the event’s professional program was the sustainability of food and nature. The “For a Sustainable...
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  • The “For a Sustainable Future” Award for 2020 have been awarded

    The “For a Sustainable Future” Award for 2020 have been awarded

    “For a Sustainable Future” Award 2020 – Companies and leaders for sustainability The awarding ceremony of the “For a Sustainable Future” Award was also hosted at the Virtual Business Lunch. Irén Márta, BCSDH’s president and member of the professional jury, emphasized that “Recognition is especially necessary in difficult situations. For this reason, we have decided...
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  • It is increasingly vital to involve ESG aspects into decision-making – A new Working Group has been launched

    It is increasingly vital to involve ESG aspects into decision-making – A new Working Group has been launched

    On 30 September, the first meeting of the BCSDH’s newly formed ESG Working group was held, with the participation of more than 40 company leaders. The aim of the working group is to overview and introduce existing sustainability performance indicator systems, provide strategic guidance, create recommendations to company leaders and present related successful corporate practices....
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  • Virtual tour to the World Horti Center co-organized by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands

    Virtual tour to the World Horti Center co-organized by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands

    As part of the Action2020 Hungary Food and Nature program the Business Council for Sustainable Development in Hungary (BCSDH) and the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands organized a unique digital, live-guided tour to the World Horti Center (WHC) on 9 July, 2020. The WHC is the knowledge and innovation center for international greenhouse...
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  • SPAR Hungary is the „Green Retailer of the Year”, INTERSPAR Tata is the „Store of the Year” in the hypermarket category

    SPAR Hungary is the „Green Retailer of the Year”, INTERSPAR Tata is the „Store of the Year” in the hypermarket category

    The newest hypermarket of SPAR, the 34th INTERSPAR has won the title „Store of the Year” in the hypermarket category. INTERSPAR Tata opened last year was built with special solutions and environmentally friendly technologies were applied at its construction. At the competition announced for the sixth time this year, SPAR retail store chain has also...
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  • The environmentally friendly packaging product range of SPAR has increased again

    The environmentally friendly packaging product range of SPAR has increased again

    The product range of INTERSPAR hypermarkets has expanded with eco-friendly packaging material for sandwiches and with food containers. The store chain updates continuously its „green” solutions for packaging and containing food. „The challenge of a sustainable future is how we can decrease household plastic waste in a way that the comfort of shopping and everyday...
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  • Carbon footprint of 20 Hungarian families measured in Piliscsaba

    Carbon footprint of 20 Hungarian families measured in Piliscsaba

    GreenDependent Institute, in cooperation with the Piliscsaba-Garancstető Advocacy Association, assessed the carbon footprint of the lifestyles of 20 households. The aim of the project implemented with the financial support of Daikin Hungary is to make citizens aware that lifestyle changes can significantly reduce the environmental impact of households. And the reduction is inevitable, as the...
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  • Zero Waste Tisza program has won an international PR award

    Zero Waste Tisza program has won an international PR award

    Coca-Cola Hungary’s environmental protection CSR program, the Zero Waste Tisza has won the International Public Relations Association’s award: the program launched to clean River Tisza and its surrounding has earned the prestigious award in two categories. At the 2020 Golden World Award of the International Public Relations Association (IPRA), which is present in 80 countries,...
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