Masonite invests €5m in circular innovation fund

The venture capital fund is dedicated to advancing the circular economy by investing in growth-stage companies across North America, Europe and Asia

Domino’s encourages recycling with new pizza box packaging

It has partnered with WestRock to print recycling messaging on the pizza boxes, which are made of more than 70% recycled content

Chinese COVID tests caused 5.4m tonnes of GHG emissions

This is the carbon footprint of more than 9bn tests taken in two years

Ardagh Glass Packaging’s emissions reduction targets approved by SBTi

The company aims to reduce absolute Scope 1 and 2 emissions by 42% and Scope 3 emissions by 12.3% by 2030

‘World’s first’ large scale plastic recycling plant set up in UK

It’s expected to process more than 20,000 tonnes of plastic waste in its first year alone

BMW and H2 Green Steel sign final agreement on low carbon steel delivery

The agreement addresses the automotive giant’s upstream Scope 3 emissions and includes recycling and end-of-life management measures

Carlsberg hopes to brew net zero operations and supply chain by 2040

The brewing giant is also aiming to achieve a zero packaging waste and zero farming footprint

The Carbon Column – The growing problem of WEEE

In this post I look at e-waste, one of the fastest growing waste streams in the world

US plans $750m programme for clean energy manufacturing in former coal communities

It is seeking views on the initiative to support small and medium-sized manufacturers to produce or recycle clean energy products to help revitalise former coal communities

Melting roads in 40°C heat! Could waste plastics be the answer?

The CEO of a small company reveals all