aluminium can recycling

Scottish deposit return scheme to include metal cans, with a 20p deposit refund

The Scottish Government has announced that its new Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) will include aluminium and steel cans and drink containers made of glass...

Canada to ban single-use plastics by 2021

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced that he will be working with governments and businesses across the country to ban harmful single-use plastics...

Tetra Pak to develop paper straw for its portion-sized cartons

Packaging Manufacturers Tetra Pak has said that it aims to launch a paper straw that is suitable for its portion-sized carton packages before the...
plastic

New network launched to help develop solutions to eliminate plastic waste

A new network supported by UK Research & Innovation (UKRI) is aiming to bring together users of plastic products to develop the...

WRAP launches new Recycle Now campaign to fight plastic waste

A focus on recycling plastic is being launched by WRAP’s Recycle Now campaign. Its Plastic Planet programme will include hard-hitting digital images and message aimed...
Princes brands

Princes invest over £750,000 in to UK recycling infrastructure 

Food and drink company Princes has announced that it has invested over £750,000 in UK recycling this year by ensuring all of its packaging recycling evidence...

Aldi to extend trial of plastic-free vegetables

Retailer Aldi has announced that it is extending its trial to remove plastic from some fresh vegetables as part of its aim to...
Henkel

Henkel launches recyclable black plastic packaging

Consumer goods firm Henkel has joined forces with its supplier Ampacet to develop an innovative solution for black plastic packaging that is fully recyclable.  
TerraCycle

TerraCycle join The Recycling Event line-up

TerraCycle Europe general manager Laure Cucuron will be speaking at The Recycling Event on 2 July 2019 at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry. 
Greenpeace

Supermarkets’ plastic waste contribution revealed in new Greenpeace survey

The full extent of major UK supermarkets’ contribution to the plastic waste problem has been revealed in an analysis on the sector by Greenpeace.   Drawing on figures disclosed...
- Advertisement -
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Daily FX - USD

USD - United States Dollar
GBP
1.2501
EUR
1.1233
CNY
0.1453
MYR
0.2433
IDR
0.0001
INR
0.0145
THB
0.0325

Daily FX - GBP

GBP - British Pound
USD
0.7999
EUR
0.8986
CNY
0.1162
MYR
0.1946
IDR
0.0001
INR
0.0116
THB
0.0260