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Investors Back Grass Paper: Recycled Paper Alternative Shows Promise for Good Returns
Scheufelen increases its capital base to scale up production for food packaging
Dow Announces New Actions to Support Global Efforts on Plastic Waste
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
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
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
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
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
Experts Weigh in to Raise Awareness of Marine Litter Solutions
KeyKeg, UniKeg made from re-used plastic
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
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
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
Three-year partnership will improve waste collection and recycling infrastructure to help create a circular economy for plastics waste
PACCOR signs the new plastics economy global comitment to eradicate plastic waste and pollution
PACCOR is excited to announce it is part of 250 organisations to have signed The New Plastics Economy Global Commitment
Coca-Cola sustainability expert puts the fizz into new guest lecture initiative
Students seeking a career in sustainability are being given direct access to some of the most influential experts in the industry thanks to the University of Northampton.
UK’s biggest collaborative push to improve recycling on-the-go launches
#LeedsByExample campaign backed by industry giants has ambition of nationwide roll-out
Waitrose & Partners widens trial of pioneering ready meal packaging
The retailer builds on its successful June trial of the fibre based alternative to black plastic ready meal tray. The packaging innovation shows the supermarket’s commitment to...
EuropaBio welcomes renewed commitment to the EU bioeconomy
EuropaBio is pleased to welcome the publication of an updated EU Bioeconomy Strategy
An Asian clean label surge: Majority of Chinese consumers check front-of-pack claims
Seven out of ten Chinese consumers check front-of pack claims and logos, according to the results of a new Innova Market Insights consumer survey
Ecover launches limited-edition Ocean Bottle made from 50% plastic waste collected from the ocean waterways and shores of Rio amid calls on industry to take more action to reduce virgin plastic
Ecover launches limited-edition Ocean Bottle made from 50% recycled plastic waste (PCR) and 50% plastic waste collected from the sea, waterways and shores of Rio. Available exclusively...
Plastics in packaging a major focus at UK’s most exclusive packaging show
The UK’s hottest topic - plastics in packaging, is set to take centre stage at Packaging Innovations, Luxury Packaging and ADF London 2018, when it returns to Olympia London later...