Tesco bins best before dates in bid to banish food waste

The supermarket says around 69% of British customers believe scrapping best before dates is a good idea

Tesco CEO calls for industry to take food waste to the till

Many of its suppliers have committed to improving disclosure on waste data

Iceland ditches plastic packaging for bananas

They will be packaged in a paper band which is 100% recyclable and made from recycled paper

US supermarket giant Kroger to bin plastic bags by 2025

The company also aims to divert 90% of its waste from landfill by 2022

Iceland to get UK out of sticky spot with new chewing gum

It is the first supermarket in the country to start selling biodegradable, plastic-free gum

Asda joins movement to stop microfibre pollution from clothing

The supermarket is the first to join the European Outdoor Group’s Microfibre Consortium

Iceland first UK supermarket to trial deposit return scheme

It has installed a reverse vending machine at its store in Fulham, London

Every little helps (to reduce food waste)!

Tesco will stop providing best before dates to prevent “perfectly edible food from being thrown away”

Tesco sticks 13% carbon savings in its basket

The supermarket giant is working towards becoming a zero-carbon business by 2050

Aldi swims to the top of sustainable supermarket seafood

A new report suggests its seafood range is greener than that of other supermarkets such as M&S, Morrisons and Iceland