Coca-Cola scraps plastic packaging for multipacks

The move is expected to remove 4,000 tonnes of single-use plastics per year

Tesco to ban brands that use excessive plastic packaging

The supermarket will remove all non-recyclable and hard to recycle materials from its own products

Coca-Cola thinks outside the bottle with scheme expansion

The project supports the company’s ambition to collect and recycle the equivalent of a bottle or can for every one it sells by 2030

Northern Irish firm aims to roll up carpet waste for good

The tiles will be resold to local community groups or social housing, reused as a floor surface for use in horse riding centres or burned to create energy

Nestlé says YES! to recyclable paper wrappers

It is part of the global food giant’s commitment to ensure all its packaging is recyclable or reusable by 2025

EU plastic packaging recycling almost doubled since 2005

However, only 12% of material resources used in 2016 came from recycled products and recovered materials

Tokyo 2020: Finishing line in sight for sustainable medals

All the medals for the 2020 Summer Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo will be made from recycled materials

Fixing fashion: MPs call for penny per garment tax to reduce waste

Textile production is said to contribute more to climate change than international aviation and shipping combined

Formula E races ahead with battery recycling

The recovered materials will be transformed into metal alloys that can be used again in new rechargeable batteries

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