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Sainsburys to trial reverse vending

Retailer Sainsbury’s has launched a reverse vending recycling trial at its Lincoln store, which allows customers to return plastic bottles up to 3 litres...
PepsiCo

PepsiCo to reduce virgin plastic content by 35% by 2025

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Global drinks brand PepsiCo has said it will increase the use of recycled material as part of a new target to reduce...
Asda

Asda has removed 6,500 tonnes of plastic from its own brand packaging

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Retailer Asda has announced that it has removed 6,500 tonnes of plastic from its own brand packaging since February 2018. 

M&S to offer discount to people bringing own containers

Retailer M&S will give people a 25p discount if they bring their own container to its fresh food-to-go Market Place counters.
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Major supermarkets sign Government pledge to halve food waste by 2030

Over 100 companies including major UK supermarkets have signed up to a “game-changing” Government pledge to halve food waste by 2030. 
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Prismm warn packaging manufacturers that they will be liable for full costs of recycling

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The Government's new Resources and Waste Strategy will mean that packaging companies, manufacturers and retailers will see their compliance costs rise. Defra has published the...
Crisp

Walkers to launch national recycling scheme 

Crisp manufacturers Walkers has announced a free national recycling scheme after consumers urged it to change its plastic packaging, according to The Guardian.  A social media...
Starbucks introduces strawless lids

Starbucks extends 5p surcharge to promote reusability

Following a successful trial across London, Starbucks has announced it will add a 5p surcharge to all takeaway coffees sold in paper cups across...
Carlsberg

Carlsberg to replace plastic can holders with recyclable glue

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Danish brewer Carlsberg Group has set new sustainability initiatives, including switching from plastic can holders to packaging solution Nature MultiPack, a recyclable glue. The...
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UK throws away 19 loaves of bread per household each year

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According to Love Food Hate Waste (LFHW), in the UK we throw away the equivalent of 19 loaves of bread per household annually. 
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