Sustainability Report 2012
Welcome to The Co-operative Group’s Sustainability Report 2012, Building a better society, published in June 2013.
Our leading management of sustainability, commitment to open and honest reporting, and performance summary
How we’re supporting UK communities, tackling global poverty and championing responsible retailing
How we’re combating climate change, reducing waste and packaging, and protecting and promoting biodiversity
How we’re delivering value and engaging with members, customers, employees, suppliers and co-operatives
Download our 2012 Sustainability Report and Summary Report. Previous Reports are also available to download here
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