Waitrose gets plastic waste in the bag with compostable replacements

The supermarket has pledged to scrap single-use plastic carrier bags by March

Consumer goods firm Henkel makes green goals for 2025

It has committed to making 100% of its packaging recyclable, reusable or compostable by this date

UK’s weekly shop generates 54m kilos of plastic waste a year

Two kilos of the average UK household’s supermarket haul is made up of plastic packaging

If Carlsberg did sustainable packaging…

… now they do! New ‘snap packs’ aim to slash the amount of plastic needed to package beers

UK pledges to phase out plastic in its Pacific outposts

It aims to reduce the waste produced by its diplomatic missions in Samoa, Tonga and Vanuatu

Hubbub launches rubbish collection barge made of recycled plastic

The environmental charity’s new vessel was officially launched by Environment Minister Thérèse Coffey

Lucozade Sport to trial edible bubble packaging

The brand will hand out sustainable packets of their drinks at sporting events in September

Is this shampoo brand’s sustainable behaviour Head & Shoulders above the rest?

Procter & Gamble’s Head & Shoulders brand has committed to making some of its bottles from plastic waste

Water way to cut plastic pollution at Canary Wharf

Canary Wharf Group aims to cut the amount of waste produced at the site

Edible straws take a bite out of plastic pollution

Diageo hopes to reduce the environmental footprint of its pre-mixed canned drinks