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The Welsh Government has released its recycling figures for the last year, highlighting Wales' recycling success as a devolved UK nation. Read more

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The second stage of the trial involves Recycling Technologies analysing the plastic waste and preparing it for processing Read more

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The innovation reinforces SIG’s contribution to the circular economy by making use of low quality mixed plastic waste that would otherwise be incinerated or sent to landfill Read more

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kp Infinity creates an opportunity for the food service sector to meet their sustainability commitments as well as providing a premium solution for the market and consumer convenience Read more

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The plan comprises of the removal of McFlurry lids across every European country in which McDonald’s operates, and the rollout of a new fibre-based lid across all cold drinks in France Read more

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The environment committee will discuss the viability of implementing a DRS, and address concerns regarding complexity, timescales, and governance Read more

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It has committed to investing £22 million in new manufacturing machines, processes, and materials to remove the plastic items from products and replace them will a cardboard topper that holds can multipacks together Read more

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Lavazza is aiming to replace its entire range of at home capsules with the 100 per cent compostable alternatives by the end of the year Read more

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The report provides an unprecedented level of transparency on how almost 200 businesses and government are reshaping the plastics system Read more

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The Interceptor will attempt to tackle 1,000 of the world’s most polluting rivers, which are responsible for around 80 per cent of ocean plastic pollution, before the end of 2025 Read more

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The latest count means more than 27,000 plastic bottles have been removed from the river by Thames21 volunteers in the past year, and more than 107,000 since records began in 2016 Read more

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Loop is an innovative new way to shop that is designed to transform the world’s reliance on single-use plastic by closing the loop on waste and creating a circular economy Read more

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P&G brands Fairy, Flash, and Viakal will increase the use of recycled plastic to 9,000 tonnes of post-consumer resin and post-industrial resin, replacing virgin plastic in the supply chain, equal to the amount of waste generated by 6.5 million Europe Read more

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The New Plastics Economy unites a broad range of key stakeholders to bring about a circular economy for plastics Read more

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The campaign aimed to stop litter on land reaching the sea by raising awareness, gathering evidence, and inspiring action up and down the Clyde Valley Read more

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With this announcement, DSM Engineering Plastics is taking the next step in its sustainability journey in alignment with DSM’s purpose-led performance driven-strategy, enabling a circular and bio-based economy Read more

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Both research prototypes are made from sustainably sourced wood fibres, are fully recyclable, and have an inner barrier to allow the bottles to contain beer Read more

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Any loose LEGO bricks or sets can be placed in a cardboard box, and a free shipping label can be printed out, before the parcel is sent to the Give Back Box facility Read more

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Unilever has confirmed that by 2025 it will halve its use of virgin plastic, by reducing its absolute use of plastic packaging by more than 100,000 tonnes and accelerating its use of recycled plastic Read more

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The environmental organisation is calling on people to use the period of Climate Week, running from 7th to 13th October, to make a point of refusing materials that are frequently added to the items that are bought everyday Read more

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After a year of testing, the organisation’s engineers have succeeded in developing a self-contained system in the Great Pacific Garbage patch that is using the natural forces of the ocean to passively catch and concentrate plastic Read more

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