‘In 2019 the world generated almost 54 million metric tonnes of electronic waste’

The total weight of global electrical and electronic equipment consumption increases annually by 2.5 million metric tonnes

Kleenex wipes up waste by removing plastic on all tissue boxes

The change aims to make recycling easier for customers and is expected to remove 82 tonnes of plastic per year from the supply chain

Social enterprise converts plastic waste into face shields

The PPE supply will cover the shortages in Ugandan hospitals in the wake of coronavirus pandemic

New medical waste treatment facility lands in Swindon to meet growing demand

The new facility has the annual capacity to process up to 12,000 tonnes of healthcare waste

New Emissions Trading System proposed for UK to accelerate progress on tackling climate change

The new scheme will replace the EU’s carbon trading programme and will ensure the UK can deliver on its promise to reach net zero by 2050

Australian college sources 130% of its electricity needs from renewable energy

A new 600kW rooftop solar photovoltaic system at the Presbyterian Ladies’ College in Melbourne is helping the college drive down emissions

Octopus Energy revolutionises EV charging with the launch of Electric Juice Network

The new project, which aims to encourage the further uptake of EVs, will allow drivers to pay to use multiple partners’ charging networks using their Octopus account, with all costs appearing on a single bill

Two-thirds of Americans ‘have had an eco wake-up call since the start of the Covid-19’

A total of 55% of US citizens say they are recycling more frequently, according to a new survey

Haney launches sustainable packaging guide for brands

The VIA ReSolve Sustainable Packaging Program will provide access to eco-friendly wrapping material and technical expertise to companies across the globe

Thai Union to plant more than 7,000 trees to carbon offset annual global meeting

The seafood company commits to planting 7,222 trees in the next two years