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Central England Co-operative: first retailer to achieve the four Carbon Trust standards

Updating earlier news of the Central England Co-operative, formed in 2013 after the Midlands Co-operative Society merged with the Anglia Society. CEC has become the fourth organisation in the world – and the first in the retail sector – to achieve … Continue reading

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A reminder from Exeter: the Co-operative Bank is the only bank on the high street with a clear customer led ethical policy

Writing in the 17th July edition of the Friend on the complexities of divestment, Gill Westcott reminds us that the Co-op, despite its faults, still offers the only nationally available current account that avoids investing in fossil fuels as well … Continue reading

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The Co-operative Bank’s latest mailing

It has been saddening to hear from friends who have left the Co-operative Bank and from organisations who have switched their account. They did not think the ethical standards could be maintained and individuals find Triodos offers an acceptable alternative. … Continue reading

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