Britvic switches brands to 100% recycled plastic bottles

Using recycled plastic for Robinsons, Lipton Ice Tea and drench bottles is expected to save 1,354 tonnes of virgin plastic every year

Acer Group commits to 100% renewable energy by 2035

The company successfully achieved its target of reducing its carbon emissions by 60% worldwide last year

Thales and Veolia team up to create recycled plastic SIM card

The Eco-SIM cards have a neutral carbon footprint as the CO2 emissions from the manufacturing process and electronic components that cannot be recycled are fully offset by Thales’ carbon offset programme

PepsiCo commits to 100% recycled plastic beverage bottles for Pepsi in nine EU markets by 2022

The move is predicted to lower carbon dioxide emissions per bottle by approximately 40%

Coca Cola switches to 100% recycled plastic bottles in Netherlands and Norway

The transition will support the beverage giant’s goal to eliminate new virgin oil-based plastic across all its plastic bottles within a decade

Absolut takes next steps toward circularity with rollout of 2,000 paper bottle prototypes

The prototype is made up of 57% paper and 43% recycled plastic

Philadelphia says ‘cheese’ with new recycled plastic packaging

Advanced recycling technology will be used to recover plastic that would have otherwise gone to landfill or incineration

HP announces ‘world’s most sustainable PC portfolio’

The company nows sells 306 products made of environmentally-friendly materials across more than 19 countries.

IKEA cooks up a sustainable kitchen

IKEA has released a new kitchen range made from recycled bottles and wood. The sustainable KUNGSBACKA kitchen fronts are mostly made of reclaimed wood, which is then coated with plastic from around 25 half-litre polyethylene therephalate (PET) bottles. Normally, around 70% of these PET bottles aren’t recycled and commonly end up as waste in landfills – IKEA will […]