Sustainalytics: 10 ESG Investments for 2021

Investing in the circular food economy

Andrew Willis 19 April, 2021 | 4:28AM
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Every year, Morningstar Sustainalytics’ presents investors with 10 ESG investment themes that can positively contribute to advancing United Nation Sustainable Development Goals. These are the most influencial investment opportunities featured in the annual outlook, with a focus on sustaining what we eat.

How will you make a difference?



Part 1: Eco-friendly Pesticides

Friendly food helpers

Part 2: Precision Farming

Waste not, want not

Part 3: Natural Food Preservatives

Better freshness

Part 4: Organic Feed

You are what you eat

Part 5: Sustainable Food

These farms are good for the environment

Part 6: Vertically-integrated Fish Farms

Don't waste fish

Part 7: Regenerative Ocean Farming

Improving the natural environment is a win-win

Part 8: Multi-use Plastics

Food packaging is meant to last

Part 9: Reducing Food Waste


Eliminate unnecessary food


Part 10: Food Redistribution


Food can be recycled!

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Securities Mentioned in Article

Security NamePriceChange (%)Morningstar Rating
Archer-Daniels Midland Co60.52 USD-0.74Rating
Bakkafrost P/F59.17 USD-4.56
Bayer AG ADR7.02 USD-2.23Rating
Leroy Seafood Group ASA4.30 USD-3.61

About Author

Andrew Willis

Andrew Willis  is Senior Editor at Morningstar Canada. He previously produced content for Fidelity Investments and finance industry events for Euromoney Institutional Investor and has written in the past for Thomson Reuters and CNN. Follow him on Twitter @Andrew_M_Willis.

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