Sobeys Releases Sustainability Report

Sobeys has established new targets to reduce greenhouse gases and waste production as part of its first annual sustainability report, the retailer here said Monday.

STELLARTON, Nova Scotia — Sobeys has established new targets to reduce greenhouse gases and waste production as part of its first annual sustainability report, the retailer here said Monday.

The report outlines the company’s long-term sustainability strategy, including new targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 15% and total waste production by 30% by 2013.

“Our goal is to integrate a stronger sustainability mindset and performance culture within our day-to-day business practices,” Bill McEwan, president and chief executive officer of Sobeys, said in a statement.

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