Kraft Heinz to develop paper-based ketchup bottle

It is part of the company’s efforts to reduce its environmental footprint and achieve its goal to make all packaging recyclable, reusable or compostable by 2025

Leicester City kicking climate change out the community

The football club has launched a new climate and sustainability education programme

Boots banning plastic-based wet wipes

By the end of the year, the retailer will not sell any in its stores

Northampton Saints commits to net zero by 2040

The Rugby Union club has signed up to the Sports for Climate Action Framework

Where do used chopsticks go?

Footballer Tom Davies speaks about his project that sees chopsticks from Chinese restaurants recycled and turned into new products

‘UK sending its rubbish abroad must be stopped’

The Environment Agency Chief Executive is calling for waste crime to be stopped

Government cracks down on fly-tipping

The waste crime costs £392m a year

Scotland sets out plans to introduce charges on single-use coffee cups

A panel of environmental advisers previously suggested a charge of between 20p and 25p – but it was not legislated as work was paused due to the COVID-19 pandemic

‘Most businesses don’t know about the plastic packaging tax’

The tax comes into force today, so how will it impact businesses?

Super thin solar panels could be the answer to a greener future

New research has made these ultra-thin panels 25% more energy absorbent