Pledge Resources

Resources

 

 See our list of sustainable wholesale suppliers here.

 

Our model sustainability policy will help you to incorporate sustainable practices into your business. It will show you the areas that need to be considered to be eligible for a Cambridge Sustainable Food Pledge and Award. See Model Sustainability Policy for Food Business here

Contacts & Links

 
Healthier Options is a local initiative to support small and medium-sized food businesses in parts of Cambridgeshire, UK, to make healthier changes to their menu and food preparation.

The Good Egg Awards: A nationally recognised scheme that rewards companies that use or have committed (within five years) to use cage-free eggs or egg products.

Link: http://www.compassioninfoodbusiness.com/awards/good-egg-award/

Cambridge Sustainable Food has signed up for the national Sustainable Fish Cities campaign, run by Sustain. Our aim is for Cambridge to be a leading city in serving sustainable fish

Link: https://www.cambridgesustainablefood.org/campaigns/sustainable-fish-city/

Information about the Living Wage in Cambridge.

Link: https://www.cambridge.gov.uk/living-wage

Cambridge City Council’s commercial food waste scheme.

Link: https://www.cambridge.gov.uk/sites/default/files/documents/commercial-food-waste.pdf

 

The Sustainable Food Cities Network helps people and places share challenges, explore practical solutions and develop best practice

Link: www.sustainablefoodcities.org

The Soil Association founded in 1946 is the UK’s leading membership charity campaigning for healthy sustainable food, farming and land use through organic methods.

Link: www.soilassociation.org/

Fairtrade is about better prices, decent working conditions and fair terms of trade for farmers and workers.

Link: http://www.fairtrade.org.uk/

The Rainforest Alliance is an international nonprofit organization that works to conserve biodiversity and ensure sustainable livelihoods.

Link: http://www.rainforest-alliance.org/

MCS works to reduce the overfishing which is devastating the life in our seas, and promotes sustainable seafood alternatives.

Link: http://www.mcsuk.org/

A food waste business that recycles coffee grounds to produce biofuels.

Link: www.bio-bean.com

Meat Free Monday is a not-for-profit campaign which aims to raise awareness of the detrimental environmental impact of eating meat, and to encourage people to help slow climate change, preserve precious natural resources and improve their health by having at least one meat free day each week.

Link: http://www.meatfreemondays.com/

Offers accreditation to employers that pay the Living Wage, or those committed to an agreed timetable of implementation, by awarding the Living Wage Employer Mark.

Link: http://www.livingwage.org.uk/

Compassion in World Farming: Nationally recognised awards scheme for Animal welfare.

Link: http://www.compassioninfoodbusiness.com/awards/

Information about food waste for businesses.

Link: http://feedbackglobal.org/get-involved/are-you-a-business/