BlackRock Launches Climate Transition-Focused Private Debt Fund
Investment giant BlackRock announced the launch of a new Climate Transition-Oriented Private Debt Fund, aimed at providing investors with exposure to middle market companies, with a focus on low-carbon transition investment opportunities. It comes in response to client demand for transition-oriented solutions.
Coca-Cola Launches 100% Recycled Plastic Bottles in India
Coca-Cola India announced the launch of Coca-cola in 100% recycled plastic (rPET) bottles in its smaller pack sizes, including 250 ml and 750 ml bottles.
The new recycled plastic bottles are reportedly made from 100% food-grade rPET, excluding caps and labels.
EU approves world’s first green bond standards to avoid greenwashing
The European Parliament voted in favour of the new voluntary standard for the use of a “European Green Bond” label, calling it the first of its kind in the world. It will help investors pick sustainable companies and avoid greenwashing or misleading climate-friendly claims.