Turkey’s Sabanci Holding announces 2050 net zero emissions goal

The company is also working towards its target of zero waste, increasing its circular business model applications and reviewing its processes

Unilever plans to double use of recycled plastic in the next year

The British-Dutch consumer goods company says it is ‘on track’ to halve the use of virgin plastic in its packaging by 2025

Bacardi unveils ‘world’s most eco-friendly’ spirits bottle

The new 100% biodegradable bottle is forecast to eliminate 3,000 tonnes of plastic produced every year

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

Morrisons goes glitter-free to make Christmas more sustainable

The supermarket chain has removed glitter across all its own-brand ranges of greetings cards, gift wrap, seasonal items and plants in stores

Body scanners ‘could limit fashion industry’s carbon footprint’ – but how?

That’s the suggestion from Ganit Goldstein, fashion and textile designer who spoke to FNZ about the way she managed to create a sustainable collection with the help of an innovative technology

‘Light bulb moment came when we learned 90% of the wipes sold in the UK contain plastic’

That’s according to Guy Fennell, who spoke to FNZ about Pura, the company he launched with his wife Abi to make 100% plastic-free baby wipes

Asda to trial reusable fruit and veg bags to tackle plastic pollution

The programme will run in nine stores initially and is forecast to save around 141 tonnes of plastic every year

Surfdome and Patagonia ride the wave of plastic-free packaging

The new partnership will see the removal of plastic polybags from clothes orders in a bid to decrease lifecycle carbon dioxide emissions and pollution

Zac Goldsmith promoted to Defra minister

The announcement is part of Boris Johnson’s mini reshuffle to his ministerial team following Brexit-induced resignations