Can you turn food waste into sustainable plastic packaging?

Up to £60m is being provided for competitions to tackle the global plastic pollution problem

Glasgow unveils plans to become Scotland’s first circular city

It has also set a target for 15% of homes to be powered by renewable energy by 2030

Green GB Week is here!

It is designed to highlight the opportunities clean growth offers the UK and raise understanding of how businesses and the public can contribute to tackling climate change

Tesco bins best before dates in bid to banish food waste

The supermarket says around 69% of British customers believe scrapping best before dates is a good idea

UK unveils new £15m pilot scheme to reduce food waste

Food thrown away by supermarkets will be turned into meals for the homeless and charity groups

Tesco CEO calls for industry to take food waste to the till

Many of its suppliers have committed to improving disclosure on waste data

Co-op to replace single-use plastic bags with compostable ones

The new alternatives can be reused as food waste caddy liners

Plans unveiled to build $120m food-to-energy plant in US

RNG Energy Solutions and Philadelphia Energy Solutions are partnering to develop the project

Severn Trent snaps up food waste recycling firm in £120m deal

Agrivert UK generates energy from food waste and has five anaerobic digestion facilities

Global food waste ‘to rise by a third before 2030’

Boston Consulting Group warns the volume thrown away each year could rise to 2.1 billion tonnes