ASOS launches its first circular fashion collection

The collection has been created with manufacturing techniques to ensure all fabric is used in the most efficient way

‘Fruit peel waste can offer second life to old lithium-ion batteries and contribute to circular economy’

That’s the suggestion from Professor Madhavi Srinivasan and Assistant Professor Dalton Tay who spoke to FNZ about a novel new recycling technique

M&S to turn unsold bakery products to frozen garlic bread to tackle food waste

The new scheme will be introduced to 200 M&S food outlets across the UK

Nordic drinks brand firm uses oat hulls as biofuel to curb carbon footprint

Altia has already used the oatmill by-product as a biofuel for one of its plants and decreased emissions by 1,000 tonnes in three months

IBM joins CEO-led organisation to accelerate sustainability transition

The tech giant has joined the World Business Council for Sustainable Development, which works with 200 leading businesses to drive down environmental impacts

Orange issues €500m inaugural sustainability bond

Around 60% of the funds will support energy efficiency and circular economy projects

Starbucks launches circular cup made from six recycled single-use cups

The new cup, created by the recycling company Circular&Co, will be available in the UK stores on 20th August

Selfridges launches rental collection to extend lifespan of clothes

The retail giant has partnered with the online fashion rental platform HURR to rent stock out, reducing environmental impacts associated with consumption

Tetra Pak aims to reach net zero emissions by 2030

The food packaging company will try to achieve its goal by extending its energy efficiency measures and increasing the use of renewables

Reusable battery developer secures £2m investment to scale up circular technology

Aceleron’s technology aims to reduce battery waste by developing lithium-ion batteries which can be reused