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Sustainable deliveries - reducing carbon emissions | City Pantry

We are continually looking into ways to reduce our carbon emissions, so have a read about our latest initiative to make City Pantry a more eco-friendly service for all.

City Pantry is committed to making our services greener, and that means finding ways to reduce our carbon emissions. Fortunately, our team of passionate employees have been working hard to make that happen, and our latest delivery initiative will help City Pantry save up to half a ton of C02e every week!

Prior to these carbon-saving changes, which we’ll explain shortly, we used to transport food to offices using reusable thermoboxes. These boxes kept food warm in transit, but they had to be returned to the restaurant once the food had been delivered. These necessary return journeys created unnecessary carbon emissions.

22nd September 2020 • 5 min read • environment Continue Reading
Charity Spotlight: City Harvest

In 2019 we partnered with City Harvest to ensure last-minute cancelled food orders didn’t go to waste. Following Saturday’s UN Day of Charity, we wanted to shine a light on what this brilliant organisation does for vulnerable people and the planet.

7th September 2020 • 5 min read • environment
The benefits of organic food: Organic September

Protecting bees and helping out the planet - organic food and farming has many benefits. Read on to find out why Organic September is important.

3rd September 2020 • 5 min read • environment
City Pantry & Sustainability: what we're doing to help the planet

Earth Overshoot Day is upon us again and we're reflecting on what City Pantry is doing to improve our sustainability now and into the future.

20th August 2020 • 5 min read • environment
Plastic Free July: work-from-home sustainability tips

The month of July is dedicated to reducing plastic waste. So, here are some tips to help you make more sustainable choices while working from home.

1st July 2020 • 5 min read • environment