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The new trays, made predominantly from mixed coloured PET bottles and trays, means the packaging may be a different colour every time it is produced, depending on what has being recycled Read more

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The trays, called Fresh, are suitable for both microwave and regular ovens, and can also be recycled and home composted Read more

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Working with environmental charity Hubbub, the fund attracted 150 applications, and five organisations have now been selected to receive a share of the £1 million fund Read more

Environment

Packaging, design, and recycling rates and technology will be amongst topics on the agenda at the event Read more

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CuanTec, based in Motherwell and Oban, takes waste langoustine shells created from seafood processing to make a natural polymer, which can then be turned into a flexible film Read more

Materials

Plan Plastic – The Million Pound Challenge will award money over one year to projects that can demonstrate an impact on plastic pollution now and in the future Read more

Environment

The company is now over halfway to hitting its target to remove black plastic from all own-brand products by the end of 2019 Read more

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Waitrose

Waitrose will no longer sell 5p 'single-use' bags from March 2019. (Image: Waitrose & Partners)

Waitrose & Partners is the latest supermarket to announce it will stop selling 5p ‘single-use’ carrier bags. Read more

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Waitrose

Waitrose will now only supply hot drinks to customers in reusable cups

Waitrose, KPMG and the Vice President of the European Commission in Brussels have all announced their intentions to reduce their use of plastics this week. Read more

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