Nestle unwraps £1.6bn of funding for food-grade recycled plastics

The food and drink giant has also committed to reducing its use of virgin plastics by a third by 2025

US fashion firm gets plastic bottle waste in the bag

Solo New York says just the first run of its Re:cycled Collection will see nearly 90,000 plastic bottles kept out of landfills by turning them into new accessories

Geminor lands contract to handle waste wood in Norway

The companies involved believe the contract is the first of its kind in the country – it will see much of the wood recycled into furniture

Will eco-conscious clubbing be hitting a dance floor near you?

If you live near south east London’s Studio 338 then it might just be – the 3,000 capacity venue has announced a hot new lineup of green measures

Napapijri makes the catch of the day with recycled fishing net jacket

The fashion brand made the new product using a high-performance yarn recycled from fishing nets and other plastic waste materials

Rubber roads pave the way for green infrastructure

A new rubberised asphalt made of recycled waste tyres is to be trialled in Coventry

The North Face turns old tents into new bags

The outdoor and lifestyle clothing company has teamed up with fashion designer Christopher Raeburn for the collection

Olympics
Asics sprints towards sustainability with recycled Olympic kits

The sportswear brand is recycling old clothes to make uniforms for Japan’s Olympic and Paralympic teams in 2020

Nike 720
Could the Nike Air Max 720 do a 180 on plastic waste?

The new trainer uses a sole made of 75% recycled waste materials

Adidas Ultraboost Parley
Adidas doubles recycled plastic shoe production

The trainer and fashion brand aims to produce 11 million pairs of Ultraboost Parley shoes in 2019