Tesco

Tesco announcement of removal of hard to recycle plastics is the way forward, say...

Vanden Recycling has welcomed Tesco’s announcement that it has notified its suppliers that it will remove hard to recycle materials from its products sold...
Leeds

Hubbub to roll out on-the-go recycling scheme into Scotland and Wales

Hubbub has announced that due to the success of Leeds By Example, the on-the-go recycling campaign, the model will be rolled out into Swansea...

Roberts Bakery to move its core ranges into sustainably sourced paper packaging

Roberts Bakery has revealed that it has reduced plastic in its bread bags by 53% and is switching its core ranges into...

New study finds packaging makes up a quarter of Easter egg weight

A new study by Which? has found that packaging makes up a quarter on average of the total weight of best-selling Easter eggs.  The investigation has compared...
Government

MPs pledge to cut single-use plastic in their daily lives

MPs have announced that they are pledging to cut their own use of single-use plastics in hope of leading by example in fighting marine...

John Lewis launches beauty recycling trial with £5 reward

Retailer John Lewis & Partners has announced it is launching a beauty recycling trial, which offers members of its loyalty programme the...
bottle

SUEZ publish critical review of Defra’s plans for a new EPR scheme

Waste management firm SUEZ has published a new report which provides a critical review of Defra’s proposed plans and options for a new extended...
OPRL

OPRL expand membership since the launch of its ten commitments in April

OPRL has grown its membership by 64 companies since it announced 10 commitments in April to support its members to deliver against their pledges, following...

Transcend Packaging to produce paper straws for McDonald’s UK and Ireland

Manufacturer Transcend Packaging has been selected to produce environmentally-friendly paper straws for McDonald’s UK and Ireland.  McDonald’s has announced that it will be switching from plastic straws to...

Co-op to switch its plastic bottles to 50% rPET

The Co-op has revealed its plans to switch all of its bottled water to 50% recycled plastic (rPET) in the hope of finding out whether consumers are ready...
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