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Retailers Blacks and Millets remove millions of plastic bags from stores nationwide in sustainability commitment
08 April, 2019
Leading outdoors retailers, Blacks and Millets have introduced...
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Don’t just eat it – compleat it! How to use up every edible bit of our food.
Monday, March 25, 2019 by Don’t just eat it – compleat it! How to use up every edible bit of our food.


A Wave of Tweets Turns the Tide to Stop Ocean Plastic
Friday, March 22, 2019 by Over 20,000 Responses Roll In; SC Johnson to Open 9th Collection Center in Bali

The Cleaning Industry Plastics Pledge
Monday, March 11, 2019 by The Cleaning & Hygiene Suppliers Association (, the CSSA (representing contract cleaners) and WAMITAB (developing qualifications for those working in waste management...

A Plastic Planet's response to Morrison's paper bag trial
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 by Sian Sutherland, A Plastic Planet co-founder, responds to Morrison's new trial

Closing the recycling cycle for PET trays
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 by After the successful completion of the pilot project, PACCOR and Veolia are preparing to implement PET recycling trays on an industrial scale

Waitrose & partners hits target to remove black plastic from hundreds of products
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 by Over 1,300 tonnes of black plastic was removed in 2018

Dassault Systèmes Completes IQMS Acquisition
Monday, January 14, 2019 by Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform to become the business operations platform for small and midsized manufacturers seeking digital transformation in today’s Industry Renaissance

Investors Back Grass Paper: Recycled Paper Alternative Shows Promise for Good Returns
Thursday, January 10, 2019 by Scheufelen increases its capital base to scale up production for food packaging

Dow Announces New Actions to Support Global Efforts on Plastic Waste
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 by Dow joins Circulate Capital and the Ocean Conservancy with investments to keep plastic waste out of the environment

Nestlé Waters North America Signs Agreement with Recycled PET Supplier CarbonLITE
Thursday, December 06, 2018 by Nestlé Waters North America announced today that it has signed a significant agreement with recycled PET plastic (rPET) supplier CarbonLITE, and that CarbonLITE will expand...

Shoppers can bag compostable carriers at Co-op as retailer ditches single-use plastics
Tuesday, December 04, 2018 by More than 1,000 Co-op food stores are at the forefront of the retailer’s moves to ditch single-use plastics, with the roll-out of new compostable carriers from this week

Coalition Call to Support Binding Recycled Content Targets in Beverage Bottles
Thursday, November 29, 2018 by We, the co-signatories of this joint statement, urge the Council to support the binding target of at least 35% recycled plastic in beverage bottles by 2025.

WRAP signposts way towards sustainable use of plastics
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 by Key actions businesses should take to help curb the situation of plastic packaging polluting the environment have been laid out by WRAP in The UK Plastics Pact Roadmap to 2025,...

Tackling Ocean Plastics
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 by Experts Weigh in to Raise Awareness of Marine Litter Solutions

KeyKeg, UniKeg made from re-used plastic
Thursday, November 22, 2018 by Today, KeyKegs are collected with the aim to create new KeyKegs made of 81% re-used materials before the question of plastic reuse became a majore topic

Canary Wharf Group to trial reCUP
Thursday, November 15, 2018 by Canary Wharf Group commits to exploring the use of recyclable paper cups made with EarthCoating in support of plastic reduction and increased recycling rates at One Canada Square.

COEXPAN is committed to increasing the recycled content of its PET products to 70% by 2025
Friday, November 02, 2018 by COEXPAN, together with the rest of the PET Sheet Europe members, have stepped up their commitment to the circularity of plastics and call on the authorities to promote effective laws...

Unilever and Veolia Sign Collaboration Agreement on Sustainable Packaging
Thursday, November 01, 2018 by Three-year partnership will improve waste collection and recycling infrastructure to help create a circular economy for plastics waste

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