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New study finds that only a third of plastic used by households is recyclable

A Local Government Association (LGA) analysis has found that only a third of plastics used by households annually is recyclable.  The study found that 525,000 tonnes of plastic...
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Iceland to sell plastic-free chewing gum

Retailer Iceland has announced that will be selling plastic-free chewing gum that is made from all-natural ingredients and is completely biodegradable.  The primary ingredient in...
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Just Eat trials home compostable sauce sachets

Takeaway food packaging is just one aspect of the plastic pollution issue. To combat this, Just Eat has launched a six-week trial of home...

Survey finds that the public get confused about household packaging labels

A new survey by Which? has found that the public get confused about the definition of certain household packaging symbols and has called on the...

Investment given by Sky Ocean Rescue for biodegradable bottle

Sky Ocean Rescue campaign has invested in a bottle which biodegrades in two to three weeks in the hope it will help cut the use...

Coca-Cola partnership asks for plastic bottles in exchange for 50% discount to UK attractions

Drinks company Coca-Cola Great Britain has announced a partnership with Merlin Entertainments to offer people 50% off entry to some of the UK’s most popular...
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Organisations call for EU action on recycled content for plastics to close circular loop

A coalition of 34 organisations and companies have called for EU action on recycled content mandates for plastics to close the circular loop.   This follows...
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Businesses across Glasgow urged to reduce plastic use in the office

Glasgow Chamber of Commerce is asking businesses to eliminate plastic cups and bottles and reduce the use of plastic bin liners in the hope...
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New investigation finds that up to 29% of supermarket plastic packaging is non-recyclable

Consumer group Which? has found that up to 29% of plastic packaging used by supermarkets is either non-recyclable or difficult to recycle in its latest investigation.  From...
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Adidas to only use recycled plastic in its products by 2024

Retailer Adidas has announced that it will only used recycled polyester in all of its shoes and clothing by 2024 to increase the sustainability of its...
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