Bread and beer
Could a new beer be the best thing since sliced bread?

Toast Ale brews its Pale Ale, Craft Lager, Session IPA and American Pale Ale using unsold loaves and unused crusts that would otherwise be binned

Tesco
Tesco trials plastic-free fruit and veg

The supermarket says the pilot will see 45 of its products sold loose at two branches in Watford and Swindon

Greggs
Greggs sales keep on rolling thanks to vegan sausage roll

The bakery chain said the sustainable snack gained helped sales surge by 9.6% at the start of the year

Iceland
Iceland trials plastic-free fruit and veg packaging

The supermarket aims to test whether its consumers are willing to buy loose produce in a bid to reduce waste and protect the planet

Quinoa crops
Could trendy quinoa prove an unlikely climate change saviour?

Scientists in Dubai say it is among a group of crops that could ensure food supply despite soaring populations and worsening water scarcity

Cooked crickets
Selfridges bugs out with new range of insect-based snacks

The department store is to start selling pasta, protein bars and granola made from insect flour

Hershey's chocolates
Hershey’s to take bite out of climate impacts

The confectionery firm has made a series of clean commitments, including the Science Based Targets initiative

Different types of food
More sustainable food system could save a delicious $2.7tn a year

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation says the current industrial food system is “no longer fit for the 21st century”

Man holding basket of fruit and vegetables in a supermarket
Flexitarian food puts meat-based diets at steak to save the planet

Scientists say greener diets are needed to protect the environment, feed the hungry and reduce early deaths

Things are really getting cooking with solar oven tech

GoSun has unveiled a range of ovens that can be powered directly by renewables