Heinz unveils paperboard sleeve for multipack canned products

It has partnered with WestRock to eliminate 550 tonnes of plastic from store shelves in the UK

L’Oreal commits to ‘green science-based future’

The cosmetics company aims to have 95% of its ingredients from renewable plant sources by 2030

Greenwashing: Are some businesses’ online green claims misleading consumers?

Latest research has found four in 10 websites appeared to be making claims that were ‘exaggerated, false or deceptive’ and could potentially qualify as unfair commercial practices, breaking consumer law

Nearly a quarter of Brits ‘would pay more for eco-friendly cleaning devices’

Consumers aged 16 to 24 are twice as likely to consider the environment in their cleaning habits than over 55s, according to a report

John Lewis launches first sustainable womenswear collection

All fabrics used are made from renewable wood sources or 100% organic cotton

Nestlé has reduced greenhouse gas emissions by 34% since 2010

The report claims during 2019 Nestle reduced greenhouse gas emissions by 34% while 41% of the company’s electricity came from renewable sources

Triodos offers new sustainable UK bank account

Triodos has announced it is offering its first ever personal sustainable current account in the UK. The Netherlands-based bank, which has been operating in the UK for more than 22 years, only lends money to organisations and projects that are making a positive difference to society, be it socially, environmentally or culturally. It lends more […]

Could millennials drive demand for EVs?

More than three quarters (76%) of millennials believe switching to an eco-friendly car is the single best action to drive a more sustainable future. A new survey reveals the 2,500 European millennials – aged 18 to 34 – questioned across the UK, France, Italy, Germany and Spain are willing to try new things and make […]

Mongolia opens eco-friendly cement plant

A cement plant which will use environmentally friendly technologies has been opened in Mongolia. The Senj Sant facility will use a waste heat recovery power plant, which will help save energy and water. It will produce one million tonnes of cement. The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) invested $85 million (£54.4m) in the project. It is […]

Street lights to be replaced with LEDs in Northumberland

Drivers will benefit from a new LED lighting system on the A69 when work begins this week to replace the current street lights. The work is being carried out during the evening to minimise the impact for drivers and will be completed by 16th October. Twenty six new lighting columns are being installed at Bridge […]