Nestlé

Nestlé announce series of actions to achieve its target of 100% recyclable packaging

Food manufacturer Nestlé has revealed its vision to achieve a waste-free future and has announced a series of specific actions towards meeting its...
Just Eat

Just Eat expand trial of 100% compostable sachets to 10 restaurants in London

Online food marketplace Just Eat has revealed that it is expanding its trial of the 100% compostable and biodegradable Ooho! Seaweed-based sauce sachets to 10...
plastic

Government to end the sale of plastic straws, drink stirrers and cotton buds

The Government has announced that it is eliminating plastic straws, drink stirrers and plastic-stemmed cotton buds from sale in the hope of reducing the amount...
Recycling exports

Plastic waste exports have dropped almost 50% says Zero Waste Europe

According to Zero Waste Europe (ZWE), plastic waste exports dropped almost 50% from 12.5 million tonnes in 2016, to 5.8 million tonnes in 2018. 
Britvic

Britvic to invest £850,000 in UK infrastructure

Drinks company Britvic has announced that it is investing £850,000 annually in UK recycling infrastructure through its commitment to only buy domestic PRN’s from...
Axion

Brexit could stimulate a UK circular economy says Axion Polymers

According to Axion Polymers, Brexit offers opportunities for the UK and its manufacturers to secure their raw material supplies from a stable domestic market...
Environment Secretary Michael Gove

Businesses and manufactures to pay full cost of recycling under Resources and Waste Strategy

As part of the recently published Resources and Waste Strategy by Defra, businesses and manufacturers will now pay the full cost of recycling and...
paper bale

Report finds that the Government has not dealt with underlying recycling issues

A new report by the National Audit Office (NAO) has found that the UK’s approach to calculating recycling rates is not robust and that...

Ryanair to be plastic free by 2023

Ryanair has announced that it has set a target to be plastic free in the next five years as part of its “Always Getting Better” plan.  The plan...
Hammond

Recycling industry responds to 2018 budget

Following the announcement of the 2018 Budget yesterday by the Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond, the recycling and waste industry has responded.  Within the...
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