New Seasons and New Leaf aim for single-use water bottle elimination by Earth Day

Read the full story in Grocery Dive.

New Seasons Market and New Leaf Community Markets, two grocers under West Coast-based Good Food Holdings, plan to stop selling still water bottled in single-use plastic, fiber, aluminum or glass containers of 1 liter or less, according to an emailed press release.

The single-use water bottle elimination will begin on April 22, Earth Day, and will remove more than 250,000 bottles annually. 

The initiative is part of a series of sustainability goals for the company, which include cutting back operational waste and energy consumption, as the grocery industry continues to ramp up efforts to combat waste and emissions. 

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: