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Tesco has announced new plans for packaging across stores by 2019

Tesco has announced new plans to remove hard to recycle and non-recyclable materials used for its grocery packaging by 2019. more

Industry News

The Sustainability Awards 2018, organised by Packaging Europe magazine aims to shine a spotlight on packaging that has a lessened environmental impact. more

Industry News

Environmental goals P&G set itself have been met, and the international consumer products company has announced new targets for 2030. more

Environment

The detergent maker Henkel has joined up with its packaging designer Mondi to make a more sustainable Persil pack with regrind. more

Materials

With the biggest US plastics show under a month away, the Plastics Industry Association has said it intends NPE2018 to be the greenest show ever. more

NPE 2018

Envirobuild secures sustainable future with Aldermore invoice finance facility. more

Industry News

England is introducing a deposit scheme for plastic drinks bottles and other packaging, a move Environment Secretary Michael Gove says will "take action on plastic bottles to help clean up our ocean". more

Industry News

Futamura has partnered with sustainable packaging manufacturer, Bio4Pack, to create a compostable pack for Dutch organic cereal producer, De Halm. more

Materials

WIPAG, an Albis division, has won EcoVadis certification for its corporate sustainability. more

Industry News

VinylPlus has revealed its programme featuring industry speakers and panel discussions to share visions on the potential of the industry. more

Industry News

UK-based packaging manufacturer, Spectra, has committed to including a minimum of 10 percent recycled content in all its future HDPE and PET products more

Environment

Packaging Innovations, Empack and Label and Print 2018 opened its doors to packaging professionals with sustainability top of the agenda. more

Industry News

LEGO has announced that "sustainable" bricks produced from plant-based plastic sourced from sugarcane will be launched in its sets this year. more

Materials

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The BBC has announced a plan to remove single-use plastic from its operations by 2020. more

Industry News

Data from the SMMT for the start of 2018 reveal plateauing car sales, with the diesel section the largest loser due to regulation changes. more

Industry News

Rugby MP Mark Pawsey has spoken to Parliament's magazine the House on the progress on recycling in the packaging industry. more

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The Marine Conservation Society

Charity renews appeal for plastic charge through new campaign after Theresa May fails to deliver concrete actions in 25-year plan. more

Environment

The British government has banned microbeads in cosmetics and personal care products. more

Environment

Companies active in the Australian PVC market have increased rates of resource efficiency and reduced their emissions to win recognition from the industry's peak body. more

Materials

A rubber seals and gaskets manufacturer says it has “significantly cut” its energy consumption and overall carbon emissions after installing LED lights at its production facility more

Environment