Novelis pledges to achieve net zero emissions by 2050

It has committed to continue increasing the use of recycled content in its products and engaging with customers, suppliers and industry peers across the value chain to drive innovation that improves aluminium’s overall sustainability

Fashion industry set to cover recycling costs under new government proposals

The government aims to encourage ambitious industry action through a new voluntary agreement – Textiles 2030 – for the next 10 years, which will aim to reduce the environmental footprint of the textiles industry through science-based targets

Auction house Christie’s pledges to become net zero by 2030

It is committing to a 50% reduction in its carbon emissions, achieving 90% diversion from landfill for its waste and providing all clients with packaging and printed material that is 100% recyclable

Real estate investment trust firm Kilroy Realty to track energy and carbon emissions

The company achieved carbon neutral operations at the end of 2020

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

Veolia and Carbon Clean to trial carbon capture at energy recovery facilities

The technology will extract and purify CO2 from combustion flue gas emissions into a valuable commodity that can form part of a new circular carbon economy

Scotland
Net zero: Scotland to invest ‘record’ £1.9bn in tackling climate change

It supports Scotland’s ambition towards becoming net zero by 2045

North London EcoPark sees £100m investment in recycling facilities

The new equipment has been installed with the hope of increasing London recycling rates by 20%

Yorkshire Water trials smart tech to speed up sewer work

The water company has adopted new technology that allows engineers and technicians to help and advise their colleagues remotely

Old wind turbine blades to be used to build bridge in Ireland

Two old blades from dissembled turbines will be repurposed to build a footbridge on a greenway in County Cork