Aldi to trial 100% recyclable freezer bags to reduce plastic waste

The bags, which are made out of recyclable polyethylene and seafood waste, will be trialled in more than 230 stores

Aldi scraps single-use fruit and veg bags

The supermarket giant expects to save more than 100 tonnes of plastic a year with the move

Aldi to launch own-brand cleaning liquid refills to save up to 550 tonnes of plastic every year

Products will allow customers to easily mix their concentrate with tap water to create four bottles of cleaning spray

Aldi launches new cardboard packaging for steak products to save 1,100 tonnes of plastic

The supermarket chain will roll out the new packaging for its entire steak range in all 890 UK stores

ALDI Australia plans to use 100% renewable power by 2021

To achieve its target, the supermarket is installing solar panels on 175 stores and six distribution centres

Aldi scraps baby wipe plastic lids to save 80m pieces of harmful waste

The move forms part of its wider commitment to halve the volume of plastic packaging used by 2025.

Aldi installs EV charge points in all UK stores

The 140 new chargers will support increased charging speeds and will be compatible with newer EV models

Aldi commits to removing plastic applicators from tampons

The supermarket intends to replace them with cardboard alternatives from the end of January 2020

Aldi looks to net avoidable plastic waste with new reusable bags

The trial will launch across more than 250 stores in Scotland, the North of England and the Midlands from the end of November

Aldi sees oppor-tuna-ty in canning plastic packaging

The supermarket will sell four packs of Tuna Chunks in Brine with a cardboard sleeve instead