Primark to make all clothes with recycled materials by 2030

It has also committed to halving its carbon emissions and removing single-use plastics from its operations

UK to trial reusable packaging in its takeaways

Just Eat has launched a reusable packaging trial that aims to tackle plastic pollution

British recycled cars get an eBay treat!

eBay UK has joined forces with insurers Aviva and LV to encourage the use of recycled ‘green’ car parts

Gary Lineker opens football pitch made of recycled crisp packets

The Match of the Day presenter unveiled the Walkers project earlier today, which has been built in Leicester to benefit the local community and the environment

A recycled car? – BMW says yes

The German vehicle manufacturer has set an aim to build a recycled car by 2040

Can weighing waste boost recycling?

Scotland’s first waste weighing programme will pilot next month in North Lanarkshire to determine how much recycling takes place and what can be done to boost it

‘A close shave’ for the environment

Skincare brand Bulldog launches a new recycling scheme for its shaving products, turning them into new products or ‘renewable’ energy

Dixons Carphone announces scheme for customers to recycle TV packaging

Dixons Carphone has stated the move will cut down its carbon footprint, as it will extend the material’s lifecycle and have a wider environmental impact

easyJet rolls out recycled plastic flight crew uniforms

The new cabin crew and pilot uniforms are predicted to have a 75% lower carbon footprint than traditional polyesters

Treasury urged to transform the UK’s circular economy

A new report suggests a potential reconstruction in the way the UK repairs, reuses and recycles could create nearly 450,000 jobs by 2035