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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

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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...

Costa Coffee to pay £70 a tonne for recycling of coffee cups

Major coffee chain Costa is to pay waste management companies a guaranteed £70 per tonne to collect coffee cups for recycling. The company plans 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...

Aldi to ensure all its own-label products are recyclable by 2022

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Supermarket Aldi has announced that it intends to make all its own-label products recyclable, reusable or compostable by 2022.   It is also scrapping 5p carrier bags as part of a range of...

Deliveroo announce plans to reduce its plastic packaging

Deliveroo has announced that it will be taking action to reduce the quantity of plastic packaging used when delivering its take away meals, including steps to...

Pret A Manger propose a deposit return scheme on plastic bottles

Following Pret A Manger’s 50p discount for customers who bring in their own reusable coffee cups, the company’s chief executive Clive Schlee, has proposed a 10p...

PG Tips to switch to biodegradable tea bags

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Unilever-owned company, PG Tips, has announced that it is switching to fully biodegradable tea bags in the hope of cutting down plastic pollution.   The new...
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Asda chief executive announces actions to tackle its plastic use in its stores

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Asda president and chief executive Roger Burnley has announced that the retailer is taking action to reduce its plastic packaging use and to recycle more.   Commitments from Asda...
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