Asda removes 6,500 tonnes of plastic from own-brand packaging

The supermarket chain claims it has reduced the amount of plastic used to sell almost 1,000 products

Primark says sustainability is in its jeans

The chain has announced the launch of its first-ever sustainable denim collection

Budweiser brewer signs deal for sustainable rice supply

Anheuser-Busch has teamed up with Indigo Agriculture to drive down emissions related to the beer ingredient

Hyke Gin
New gin hits the shelves – and it’s made of leftover grapes

Foxhole Spirits has launched Hyke Gin, which is made of fermented and distilled table grapes

Avocado stones could help save the world… but how?!

A Mexican company is using the large seeds to create biodegradable polymers

Greggs sales keep on rolling thanks to vegan sausage roll

The bakery chain said the sustainable snack gained helped sales surge by 9.6% at the start of the year

Sustainable finance
Businesses call for action on UK’s sustainable goals

A roundtable meeting came together to help accelerate growth of sustainable finance across the country

Banning single-use plastics ‘could lead to higher carbon emissions’

That’s according to a new report published by BP, which says banning plastics would slash oil demand

Future train
Hydrogen trains ‘vital to decarbonising UK railways’

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers says gas-powered trains should be rolled out wherever electrification is not possible

Lucid EV
Lucid commits to 2020 rollout of luxury EV

The firm has said it will deliver its inaugural model to market by the end of next year