Asda vows to switch entire fleet to EVs by 2025

The announcement comes after 85% of Asda employees who opted for a company car as part of their benefits package chose an EV over the last year

Asda opens sustainability store with ‘greener price’ promise

The supermarket says loose and unwrapped products will not cost more than wrapped equivalents

Asda trials electric delivery bike to reach customers in pedestrianised areas and zero emission zones

Weighing 150 kilograms, the e-cargo bike has a chassis made of a bio-recyclable flax and can reach speeds of up to 15mph

Asda to trial reusable fruit and veg bags to tackle plastic pollution

The programme will run in nine stores initially and is forecast to save around 141 tonnes of plastic every year

Asda introduces insulation made from 5,500 recycled bottles for its new home delivery fleet

The new fleet is expected to drive down carbon emissions and reduce the number of miles driven each day

Asda signs deal to power supply chain lift trucks with hydrogen fuel cells

Plug Power says the move represents the first deployment at scale of hydrogen fuel cell technology for material handling within the UK

Asda to halve scope 1 & 2 emissions by 2025

The supermarket pledges to work closely with suppliers to reduce its carbon footprint, which it suggests is one of the ‘greatest opportunities’ to find efficiencies

Asda equips fishing fleets with bags to tackle plastic waste

The supermarket says hardwearing and durable bags will be used by fishermen to collect plastic waste when it is found in their nets

Supermarket switches to 100% recyclable trays for steaks

Asda in the UK has swapped plastic for recyclable cardboard trays to sell its entire steak range

Asda proves it’s got the bottle to build plastic-based car park

The trial project at its store in Wakefield aims to explore how the carbon footprint of laying asphalt can be reduced while saving rubbish from landfill