‘Climate change cannot be addressed without reducing overconsumption’

In a new report, think tank Green Alliance calls on the government to set a target to halve national resource consumption

Enviro and Michelin set out plans to build tyre-recycling plant in Chile

They say the facility will be able to recycle 30,000 tonnes of construction equipment tyres every year

IBM to create data platform to track plastic waste and recovery globally

The platform aims to serve as a single source of data about plastic waste

Walkers launches new partnership to convert potato waste to fertiliser

The use of fertiliser is predicted to reduce Walkers’ carbon emissions from growing potatoes by 70%

PepsiCo commits to 100% recycled plastic beverage bottles for Pepsi in nine EU markets by 2022

The move is predicted to lower carbon dioxide emissions per bottle by approximately 40%

‘Beer saved grains could help protect coral reefs’

That’s the suggestion from Claudia Condulet, Founder of the startup BELLEJO, who spoke to FNZ about the way wasted biomass can be transformed into cosmetics products

Logitech commits to step up recycled plastic content of mice and keyboards by 2021

The firm says it will have shipped more than 50 million devices made with post-consumer recycled plastic by the end of next year

Gillette to halve its use of virgin plastic by 2030

The personal care brand also expects 100% of its packaging will be recyclable by 2030

Almost 2.1m waste items ‘back in the loop’ after recycling projects in Leeds, Swansea and Edinburgh

The Hubbub initiatives recycled 44.5 tonnes of waste, which is the equivalent of 20 adult rhinos

Britvic to move to 100% recycled plastic bottles in Britain by 2022

The British producer of soft drinks has brought the target three years forward from its original deadline