By Peter Brabeck-Letmathe

Peter Brabeck-Letmathe

Welcome

I hope this blog will create discussion about the important issue of water use and availability around the world.
Your comments and views are very important and I encourage you to join the conversation.

Peter Brabeck-Letmathe
Chairman Nestlé SA

  • Jul 11:

    Urgency of water in the context of other resource and environment issues


    By Peter Brabeck-Letmathe

    2015 saw a new record: 74.8 million tons of oil equivalents in the form of biofuels, enough to feed more than 800 million people during one year. The key issue here is not the land used to grow the ‘food for fuel’, but the enormous water withdrawals required.

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  • Sep 23:

    Biofuels our efforts to phase out mandates and subsidies continue


    No food for fuel

    By Peter Brabeck-Letmathe

    Despite all the facts showing the devastating impact of using food for fuel even modest first steps like the 5% cap for food-based biofuels as propose...

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