China’s FEELM commits to net zero carbon emissions by 2050

The company has set a target to ensure 30% of its total energy consumption comes from renewable sources by 2030

Enzymes hungry for plastic!

What if plastic set for landfill could be eaten by plastics and recycled?

‘Most businesses don’t know about the plastic packaging tax’

The tax comes into force today, so how will it impact businesses?

Iceland rolls out flexible plastic recycling bins in UK stores

The new bins allow customers to recycle flexible plastic film items, including carrier bags, bread bags, produce bags and magazine wraps, which typically cannot be recycled at home

India becomes first Asian country to launch Plastics Pact

A total of 27 businesses and supporting organisations have signed up as founding members of the India Plastics Pact, with support from the UK

Aldi brews greener future with pledge to remove plastics from tea bags

Around 1.4bn pieces of single-use plastics are expected to be removed – preventing the equivalent of 80 tonnes of plastic from going to landfill every year

Vans commits to reducing carbon emissions by 43% by 2030

The action sports brand is also working towards converting all owned and operated facilities to 100% renewable energy by 2025

Tesco ditches one billion pieces of plastic in 2020

The retail giant removed the plastic from a range of branded and own-label products

UK businesses ‘increased plastic recycling by 107,000 tonnes in 2019’

The amount of plastic packaging which was recycled increased from 44% in 2018 to 50% in 2019, according to a new WRAP report

Iceland launches plastic-free bread and potato trials to reduce plastic footprint

The new trials are forecast to reduce Iceland’s plastic footprint by more than 350 tonnes every year