IEA: ‘Organic waste has huge untapped potential to provide clean energy’

A new report suggests as modern societies and economies increasingly produce organic waste, clean energy resources like biogas and biomethane could benefit sustainable development

Mondelēz International joins two schemes to bin plastic waste for good

The confectionary giant is now a signatory of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s New Plastics Economy Global Commitment and a member of the UK Plastics Pact

WRAP to offer £1.5m grant to support innovative textiles projects

The grant is part of an £18 million Resource Action Fund under the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

‘More ambition is needed across EU to divert waste from landfill’

A group of waste organisations have stressed the EU must implement measures to prevent the leaking of waste streams suitable for recycling or recovery to large scale landfills

Leeds residents ‘receiving low carbon heat from black bin waste’

The new facility will supply heat for 1,983 council houses and provide enough electricity for 22,000 homes

New recycled packaging innovation puts plastic out of the loop

The new initiative helps customers source clear polythene film containing 30% post-consumer recycled scrap material from any of Mainetti’s production sites in the world