Danone sued for plastic footprint

The company isn’t complying with French environmental laws, a charity claims

‘Tesco Tinder’: Match with suppliers to swap excess stock and reduce waste

Tesco Exchange matches suppliers who have too much of a product, such as crops, by-products, ingredients or packaging, with other Tesco suppliers that need it

Prince William reveals finalists of £1m Earthshot Prize

Winners of the competition, which rewards ground-breaking solutions to the biggest environmental challenges facing the planet, will be announced on 2nd December 2022 in Boston

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

Admiral Taverns pledges to serve £1m for energy efficient pubs

The community pub group has identified cellar management systems and fridge managers as two of the most effective measures to help preserve energy

Domino’s encourages recycling with new pizza box packaging

It has partnered with WestRock to print recycling messaging on the pizza boxes, which are made of more than 70% recycled content

Aldi scraps best before dates on 60 own brand products to tackle food waste

It is part of the supermarket’s commitment to reduce food waste by 20% by 2025 and halve it by 2030

Raptic achieves carbon-neutral certification for mobile phone cases

Many of the company’s products are made with recycled materials and shipped in non-plastic packaging

Packaging firm Sealed Air invests $9m in solar energy

The solar farm is now powering its manufacturing facility in California and is expected to reduce its energy spend by $1m a year

UK joins 19 countries to end plastic pollution by 2040

The Coalition will issue statements and undertake intersessional work on essential issues to inform the negotiations to develop an international legally-binding treaty by 2024