wine carbon footprint News

  • America’s first carbon-neutral wine will have first transparent carbon label

    Sonoma-Loeb has taken an unprecedented, environmentally-conscious step toward reducing its chardonnay’s carbon footprint. Working with Carbon Solutions America, Sonoma-Loeb has been able to assess their wine’s carbon footprint and offset it by supporting the replanting and maintaining efforts of redwood forests in clear-cut tracts in Humboldt County, California. Carbon neutrality was ...


    By Sonoma-Loeb Wines

  • Wine Miles - Back on the Road Again

    Last week an article appeared in Harpers Wine and Spirits on the back of a press release outlining how wines from the Rueda region in Spain were poised to take market share away from New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc in the UK. The original press release was distributed by a UK agent, Clink Wines, who have a number of brands from the Rueda region on their books. The release itself was scathing ...


    By Aura Sustainability

  • World's first Carbon Reduction Labelled wine to enter the Australian market

    Australian wine consumers will shortly be given the option to purchase wine detailing its carbon footprint with today’s announcement of certification for Mobius Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc. This wine has become the world’s first to be certified by the Carbon Trust; and to feature the Carbon Reduction Label on its wine labels. This label will be displayed on the Mobius Marlborough ...


    By Aura Sustainability

  • Carbon Reduction Label for Sanctuary Sauvignon Blanc to the UK and Australia completed by Aura Sustainability

    Carbon Reduction Label for Sanctuary Sauvignon Blanc to the UK and Australia completed by Aura Sustainability Wine industry carbon measurement specialists, Aura Sustainability, have completed the carbon life cycle certification of another wine product, Sanctuary Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc for the brand owner The New Zealand Wine Company (NZWC). The measurement, which was certified by the ...


    By Aura Sustainability

  • Why The Carbon Reduction Label For Wine?

    If you’ve continued to read past that title you are more than likely already familiar with terms such as: “climate change”, “carbon economy”, “global warming”, “carbon accounting”, “carbon neutrality”. I’m going to assume you have a passable understanding of the subject, issues and principles because I’m not going to ...


    By Aura Sustainability

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