Iceland to trial a deposit return scheme

Supermarket Iceland has become the first UK supermarket to trial a reverse vending machine in support of the Government’s intention to implement a deposit...

Princes set 50% recycled content target for plastic bottles

UK plastic bottles producer Princes has said that it is increasing its recycled content to more than 50% in the next few months.  The company, which...

Leading fashion industries join forces to make fashion circular

During Copenhagen Fashion Summit, some of the biggest names in the fashion sector have pledged to work together to create an industry based on...

Plastic-free Trust Mark on packaging to appear in supermarkets this month

The world’s first plastic-free Trust Mark will be implemented into supermarkets this month, with the aim of helping consumers know which products are placed in environmentally-friendly packaging.   Iceland will be...

Veolia appointed to help J D Wetherspoon recycle and divert waste from landfill

J D Wetherspoon has appointed Veolia to help increase its recycling and to divert all of its waste from landfill.  To do this, Veolia has implemented a food and coffee...

L’Oréal launch recyclable paper packaging bottle for its new brand

Cosmetics company L’Oréal USA has launched a recyclable, compostable, paper-based packaging design for its new brand Seed Phytonutrients.  Working in partnership with design and manufacturer company Ecologic Brands, the bottle's external shell...

Morrisons commit to making all own-brand plastic packaging recyclable by 2025

Supermarket Morrisons has released a number of measures to reduce plastic pollution, including re-designing all of its own-brand plastic packaging to be either reusable, recyclable or compostable...

Starbucks find 156% increase in reusable cup use since 5p charge trial

Coffee store Starbucks has revealed a 156.6% increase in reusable cup usage in the first six weeks of a three-month trial, which examines the impact...

Unilever UK join On-Pack Recycling Label scheme

Manufacturer Unilever UK has announced that it has joined the On-Pack Recycling Label (ORPL) scheme to provide simple, consistent recycling guidance on its products sold...

Quality First 2018: China, Confusion and Collaboration

It’ll come as no surprise that China was a key focus for speakers and delegates at this year’s sell out Quality First conference, held...
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