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04.13.21

SFPA Urges Business Community to Condemn and Actively Advocate Against LGBTQ+ Legislation

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On April 7, the Sustainable Food Policy Alliance, comprised of Danone North America, Mars, Incorporated, Nestlé USA, and Unilever United States published an op-ed in USA Today urging the entire U.S. business community to join us in condemning and actively advocating against the growing number of anti-LGBTQ+ bills under consideration in state … Continued

03.26.21

SFPA Supports a Robust Legislative Discussion on Packaging and Recycling Policy

March 26, 2021 – The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance made the following statement regarding the introduction of the RECYCLE Act on March 23 by Senators Rob Portman (R-OH) and Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) and Representatives David Joyce (R-OH) and Dean Phillips (D-MN), and the introduction of the Break Free From Plastic Pollution Act on March 25 led … Continued

03.17.21

SFPA Urges Policymakers to Act Against Anti-Asian Violence

March 17, 2021 – The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance (SFPA), a group comprised of Danone North America, Mars, Incorporated, Nestlé USA, and Unilever United States, condemns the trend of escalating violence against Asian Americans. We stand with our Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) employees, their families and communities, and all who are impacted by this hate and violence. We … Continued

03.17.21

SFPA supports the Equality Act

WASHINGTON, March 17, 2021 – Today, the Sustainable Food Policy Alliance (SFPA), including members Danone North America, Mars, Incorporated, Nestlé USA, and Unilever United States, released the following statement in support of the Equality Act: “Providing the same basic protections to LGBTQ people as are provided to other protected groups under federal law is the … Continued

02.26.21

SFPA urges congressional leaders to include provisions in the American Rescue Plan Act that provide resources for and take important steps to address historic and ongoing discrimination against farmers of color 

February 26, 2020 – The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance (SFPA), including members Danone North America, Mars, Incorporated, Nestlé USA, and Unilever United States, wrote a letter to congressional leaders urging them to include provisions in the American Rescue Plan COVID-19 relief package that provide resources for and take important steps to address historic and ongoing discrimination … Continued

02.08.21

SFPA supports the Black Maternal Health Momnibus Act

WASHINGTON, Feb. 8, 2021 – Today, the Sustainable Food Policy Alliance (SFPA), including members Danone North America, Mars, Incorporated, Nestlé USA, and Unilever United States, released a statement in support of the Black Maternal Health Momnibus Act: “The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance is invested in building strong, safe, and healthy families and communities. The Black Maternal Health Momnibus Act … Continued

01.22.21

SFPA Writes to the Biden Administration Applauding Executive Order on LGBTQ+ Protections and Urging Federal Agencies to Review Discriminatory Regulations

January 22, 2021 – The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance (SFPA), including members Danone North America, Mars, Incorporated, Nestlé USA, and Unilever United States, wrote to President Biden applauding the administration’s day one action to prevent and combat discrimination on the basis of gender identity or sexual orientation, and respectfully urging federal agencies to review and … Continued

01.18.21

SFPA Writes to Biden Administration Regarding Concerns with the “SUNSET” Final Rule at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

January 18, 2021 – The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance (SFPA), which includes members Danone North America, Mars, Incorporated, Nestlé USA, and Unilever United States, wrote a letter to President-elect Joe Biden regarding the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ “Securing Updated and Necessary Statutory Evaluations Timely (SUNSET) Final Rule,” which was filed for public inspection on January 15th … Continued

12.08.20

SFPA Shares Comments on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s “Draft National Recycling Strategy”

December 8, 2020 – The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance (SFPA), including members Danone North America, Mars, Incorporated, Nestlé USA, and Unilever United States, submitted comments on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) “Draft National Recycling Strategy.” Our comments reflect our packaging and recycling policy priorities and how SFPA member companies have increasingly focused on addressing packaging and … Continued

12.08.20

SFPA Submitted Comments on U.S. Health and Human Services Proposed Rule, “Securing Updated and Necessary Statutory Evaluations Timely”

December 8, 2020 – The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance (SFPA), including members Danone North America, Mars, Incorporated, Nestlé USA, and Unilever United States, submitted comments on the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Proposed Rule, “Securing Updated and Necessary Statutory Evaluations Timely.” In the comments, SFPA requested at least a 150-day extension of … Continued