M&S provides support for recycling with new bra scheme

The retailer is placing collection boxes in fitting rooms so old bras can be handed in, processed and reused

Percy Pig
Percy Pig goes veggie

M&S has announced it has removed the meat product gelatine from the entire range of the famous line of sweets

M&S launches in-store plastic take-back scheme

Consumers can take a variety of plastic packaging that are currently not recycled by local councils and typically end up in landfill

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Marks & Spencer says it’s a wrap for plastic packaging

The grocer is trialling a plastic-free fruit and vegetable scheme at its store in Tolworth

M&S launches new ‘eco bag’ to reduce plastic waste

It aims to encourage UK shoppers to avoid using single-use plastic bags while helping reduce poverty in Haiti and the Philippines

M&S to swap plastic cutlery for wood alternatives

The grocery giant currently gives away 75 million plastic forks, spoons, and knives every year

M&S, Sainsbury’s and Tesco team up to tackle black plastics

They will work with waste firm Viridor, which has developed a method of reusing the hard-to-recycle material

M&S trials refrigeration unit to freeze emissions

The technology is estimated to reduce carbon emissions by up to 95%

M&S saves plastic with efficient food packaging

M&S has slashed the amount of plastic used in its new range of food packaging. In a move to cut unnecessary waste, the multinational retailer has put more than 140 of its most popular products into smaller bags made of thinner, tougher polymers. By reducing the size of the air pocket in snacks such as […]

Renault and Powervault repurpose EV batteries for domestic storage

Renault and Powervault are partnering to reuse electric vehicle (EV) batteries in domestic energy storage units. The collaboration is expected to reduce the cost of a Powervault smart battery unit by 30%, helping bring home energy storage closer to the tipping point of mass-market commercialisation by offering the best return on investment for customers. The trial will […]