eBay launches new hub encouraging customers to buy refurbished products

Its ‘Certified Refurbished’ hub will make finding these products easier and prevent them going to landfill

New project launches to ensure more electric machines doesn’t mean more landfill

The project aims to stop the ‘electric revolution’ for technologies such as EVs resulting in more landfill in the future

‘World’s largest’ factory for plastic recycling to be built in Germany

The factory will use Biofabrik’s ‘WASTX Plastic’ process that converts plastic waste into synthetic crude oil

BrewDog sets up shares scheme encouraging customers to recycle

The brewery’s ‘Cans for Equity’ scheme provides its customers with shares in the company if they recycle 50 used beer cans and return them to its bars

Bentley charges ahead towards recyclable electric motors

Its research intends to build on work completed at the University of Birmingham in developing a method of extracting magnets from waste electronics

Burt’s Bees buzzing over 2025 net zero plastic goal

It is implementing several large-scale initiatives such as cutting the use of virgin packaging materials, i.e. plastic and fibre, by 33% by 2025 and by 50% by 2030

Coca-Cola trials paper bottle in Hungary

The 100% recyclable bottles will reach 2000 customers this summer

Aldi reduces plastic packaging by 29 tonnes for Easter

The supermarket retailer removes 2 million pieces of plastic from its Easter range in its journey towards fully-recyclable packaging by 2025

New facility converts non-recyclable waste into sustainable aviation fuel

The £600m biorefinery will be based in the North West of England and could reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 70%

Enviro and Michelin set out plans to build tyre-recycling plant in Chile

They say the facility will be able to recycle 30,000 tonnes of construction equipment tyres every year