Lexmark prints plan to become carbon-neutral by 2035

The manufacturer of laser printers and imaging products has cut its emissions globally by 62% since 2005 and is on track to meet its 40% reduction target from 2015 levels by 2025

Swiss fragrance company Firmenich targets carbon neutrality by 2025

It also aims to have carbon positive operations and become water neutral in water-stressed areas by 2030

Tesco removes 20m plastic items from Christmas range

The move is part of the supermarket’s 4Rs packaging strategy – to remove it where it can, reduce it where it can’t, reuse more and recycle what’s left

Asda opens sustainability store with ‘greener price’ promise

The supermarket says loose and unwrapped products will not cost more than wrapped equivalents

Coca-Cola scraps plastic packaging for multipacks

The move is expected to remove 4,000 tonnes of single-use plastics per year

Tesco to ban brands that use excessive plastic packaging

The supermarket will remove all non-recyclable and hard to recycle materials from its own products

Coca-Cola thinks outside the bottle with scheme expansion

The project supports the company’s ambition to collect and recycle the equivalent of a bottle or can for every one it sells by 2030

Northern Irish firm aims to roll up carpet waste for good

The tiles will be resold to local community groups or social housing, reused as a floor surface for use in horse riding centres or burned to create energy

Nestlé says YES! to recyclable paper wrappers

It is part of the global food giant’s commitment to ensure all its packaging is recyclable or reusable by 2025

EU plastic packaging recycling almost doubled since 2005

However, only 12% of material resources used in 2016 came from recycled products and recovered materials