Tesco turns its bread waste into new product ranges

The supermarket is using wasted baguettes and batons to make bread pudding and olive oil crostini

Supermarket freezer aisles ‘could provide a cool way to balance the grid’

A mocked-up supermarket has proven freezer aisles across the UK could be used as a giant ‘virtual battery’

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Tesco trials plastic-free fruit and veg

The supermarket says the pilot will see 45 of its products sold loose at two branches in Watford and Swindon

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Tesco unwraps sustainable chocolate in time for Easter

The supermarket giant is switching to 100% sustainable cocoa to make its own brand chocolate

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EV charging from Tesco and VW to make shopping sustainable

The two multinational firms have joined together to build a charging network at the supermarket’s car parks

Tesco and WWF ‘to halve environmental impact of shopping’

The organisations have agreed to team up to improve supermarket sustainability

OVO Energy poaches Tesco exec as retail CEO

The supplier serves more than 850,000 retail energy customers in the UK

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 puts plastic bottle deposit return scheme in its basket

The supermarket will offer a 10p payment for each bottle brought back to the store

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

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