Sources of scientific data referencing Asahi Breweries, Ltd.
|Amalgamated Research||UN Global Compact participant||The United Nations Global Compact asks companies to embrace, support and enact, within their sphere of influence, a set of 10 values in the areas of human rights, labour standards, the environment, and anti-corruption. However it's non-binding nature has been widely criticised, and many signatory corporations continue to violate the Compact's values.||May 17, 2011||Asahi Breweries|
|Japan For Sustainability||Asahi Breweries Ltd. are developing 'high-biomass sugarcane' or 'Monster Cane', designed to produce ethanol without sacrificing sugar output. Could be seen as a positive as ethanol is carbon-neutral with CO2 released in the combustion of the fuel offset by the CO2 captured by plants through photosynthesis. Critics also say ethanol is no solution to global warming if massive inputs of fossil fuels are required to grow the crops and power the facilities used to produce ethanol and land is taken from suppling crops for food and feed.||Asahi Breweries|
|Environmental :: Genetic Engineering||2010 True Food Guide [True Food Network - Greenpeace]||Company has brands that are rated 'green' in Greenpeace True Foods Guide 2010, signifying a clear policy on excluding GE-derived ingredients, including oils derived from GE crops, and animal products from animals fed on GE crops.||May 16, 2010||Asahi Breweries|