Supply Chain

Supply Chain Management

The resources below have been collated to provide non-executive directors with a knowledge hub.  This brings together relevant climate change materials from regulators, standard setters and other content creators.
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Financial Times
Andrew Edgecliffe-Johnson

Big business is no longer the planet’s biggest problemMultinationals will not achieve their sustainability agenda unless they convince smaller companies of the merits.30 Sept 2020
Previous reports, analysis and articles
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Foresight Climate and Energy
Thomas Schulz, CEO FLSmidth
A clean-energy future is reliant on sustainable mining and cementThe mining and cement industries contribute over 10% of the world’s CO₂ emissions but demand in both industries remains high. It is, therefore, imperative that decarbonisation efforts should be accelerated.04/09/2020
McKinsey & CompanyCOVID-19 and climate change expose dangers of unstable supply chainsMore global production happens in areas that are vulnerable to climate change. And the world has grown more interconnected: when disaster strikes in one region, flows of goods, finance, people, and data quickly transmit ripple effects far and wide.28/08/2020
edieDefra plans crackdown on deforestation in UK corporates’ supply chainsLarge UK companies could soon be mandated to prove their supply chains are free from illegal deforestation or face hefty fines, under new due diligence legislation by Department for Food, the Environment and Rural Affairs (Defra).25/08/2020
edieThe circular economyWhat does the circular economy look like in practice? Which organisations are most suited to going circular? This edie explains guide, produced in association with Reconomy, answers these questions and more.27/05/2020
EcoActClimate and the value chain: a roadmap for Scope 3 emissions reductionsThis Factsheet addresses arguably the most challenging and often the largest set of emissions for a business to tackle. The vulnerability of supply chains, laid bare by Covid-19 pandemic, is also of significance.01/04/2020
Carbon Disclosure ProjectCDP Supply Chain - Changing the ChainCDP brings together 125 global corporations and public sector organizations, with US$3.6 trillion in annual procurement spend, that request their suppliers report to them through CDP’s questionnaires regarding current and anticipated environmental risks and opportunities.01/12/2019