Aldi pays back customers for recycled plastic bottles

Customers are able to return plastic or glass bottles and aluminium cans in exchange for vouchers worth up to £5

‘UK’s first’ wind turbine blade recycling project gets go-ahead

The government has awarded £1.3 million to the project

Used batteries will ‘triple over the next 25 years’

Scotland is predicted to be flooded with an estimated 60,000 tonnes of used batteries, new research finds

Government to consult on recycling EV batteries

The initiative aims to set the supporting framework for the development of recycling facilities for lithium-ion batteries across the UK

Food waste-hungry trucks clean up streets in South West

Collected food waste is converted into biomethane fuel for recycling trucks

UK to trial reusable packaging in its takeaways

Just Eat has launched a reusable packaging trial that aims to tackle plastic pollution

British recycled cars get an eBay treat!

eBay UK has joined forces with insurers Aviva and LV to encourage the use of recycled ‘green’ car parts

easyJet says welcome aboard to recycled plastic flight crew uniforms

The new cabin crew and pilot uniforms are predicted to have a 75% lower carbon footprint than traditional polyesters

Building plastic-free future brick-by-brick!

LEGO has unveiled plans to make bricks from recycled plastics

Port of Sunderland to host ‘UK’s greenest’ waste tire recycling plant

Wastefront AS Chief Executive Officer Vianney Valès spoke to ELN about the company’s plans to build the circular facility