Japan, US and Mexico team up to banish climate change

Influential figures from business, regional government, higher education and civil society will lead the initiative

Edible straws take a bite out of plastic pollution

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

CNG Fuels and Waitrose team up to showcase renewable biomethane

The clean gas firm has announced it is to open a refuelling station in Northampton

Earth Overshoot Day creeps forward to earliest point ever

This day marks the date each year humanity consumes a year’s worth of Earth’s resources

Cruise operator sails past carbon reduction goals

Carnival Corporation has achieved a 26.3% reduction in carbon dioxide-equivalent emissions relative to a 2005 baseline

Pret promises cutlery for the compost

The sandwich chain and cafe announced the move to limit plastic waste on Twitter

Water way for Heathrow to go sustainable!

The airport has partnered with water retailer Affinity for Business for the supply of its clean and waste water services

ASOS partners up to create circular fashion in a stitch

The online retailer has teamed up with the London College of Fashion’s Centre for Sustainable Fashion to reduce clothing waste

Canary Wharf trials plastic straw phase-out

It has asked all restaurants, bars and coffee shops on its estate to get involved

Circular economy ‘could halve Europe’s industrial emissions by 2050’

New report suggests this could help make it possible to keep global warming below 2°C