McDonald’s Becomes the First Restaurant Company to Set Approved Science Based Target to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

McDonald’s has announced it will partner with franchisees and suppliers to reduce greenhouse gas emissions related to McDonald’s restaurants and offices by 36% by 2030 from a 2015 base year in a new strategy to address global climate change. Additionally, McDonald’s commits to a 31% reduction in emissions intensity (per metric ton of food and packaging) across its supply chain by 2030 from 2015 levels. This combined target has been approved by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). Through these actions, McDonald’s expects to prevent 150 million metric tons of…

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Jeffrey Modell Foundation Celebrates Awareness Week by Highlighting Wishes & Dreams

In celebration of World Primary Immunodeficiency Week (WPIW), the Jeffrey Modell Foundation (JMF) has created a new virtual awareness initiative by attaching “wishes & dreams” to their annual balloon launch.  Entitled worldPIwish, short animated films will be shared on JMF’s social platforms daily, with the Foundation spotlighting and highlighting different groups of people who are important to the Primary Immunodeficiency community.  The new campaign launched Sunday, April 22nd. WPIW is a global movement to raise awareness for earliest possible diagnosis and access to appropriate treatment for patients affected by Primary…

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