Asda goes vertical

The supermarket chain has unveiled a fresh lineup of salad products cultivated in vertical farms

Asda rolls out new toilet paper change to wipe out plastic waste

The supermarket has doubled the amount of toilet paper per roll and reduced the number of rolls per pack on one of its most popular own brand product

Green tea? Asda launches plant-based packaging for tea bags

The 550m tea bags the supermarket sells each year can now be disposed of in kerbside food waste bins

Asda ditches best before dates on fresh products to cut food waste

The supermarket will remove the dates from packaged fruits and vegetables, including citrus fruits, potatoes, cauliflowers and carrots, from 1st September 2022

ASOS, Boohoo and George at Asda investigated over eco-friendly claims

The Competition and Markets Authority will look into whether the fashion brands are claiming their products are more environmentally sustainable than they actually are

Asda backs nature regeneration scheme at Yorkshire vodka distillery

Ellers Farm Distillery’s project is expected to decrease supply chain transportation emissions and have a regenerative impact on the environment surrounding the distillery

Asda and Tesco trial plant-based technology to tackle food waste

Called Apeel, the plant-based protection is used on fruits and vegetables to seal moisture in and keep oxygen out and slow their rate of spoilage, keeping them fresher for up to twice as long

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