IPG unveils 'vital goals' to fight climate change

IPG unveils 'vital goals' to fight climate change

The Independent Publishers Guild (IPG) has published the results of new research into environmental impacts on the supply chain, setting five key targets, including eliminating single-use plastics from packaging and shifting colour printing from Asia to Europe by 2050.

Its Sustainability Action Group, led by Boldwood Books founder Amanda Ridout, unveiled the research and targets during the IPG Autumn Conference at Shaw Theatre in London, coinciding with COP26 in Glasgow. 

Five areas have been highlighted as major areas for improvement, with specific goals set. More efficient transportatio...

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