EU unveils new plans to cut plastic and packaging waste

Under the proposals, single-use packaging for food and beverages when consumed inside restaurants and cafes, mini shampoo bottles and mini packaging in hotels will be banned

Carlsberg hopes to brew net zero operations and supply chain by 2040

The brewing giant is also aiming to achieve a zero packaging waste and zero farming footprint

M&S trials refillable cleaning products to slash packaging waste

Customers have to pay an initial £2 deposit for the reusable bottle, which can be returned to the store after use and upon return, they will receive a £2 voucher that can be redeemed against a second purchase in the M&S Refillable range