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For the project Springfield teamed up with MacRebur, who has developed and patented its process of incorporating waste plastic in roads Read more

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The report details the pledges members have made to take action against the Pact’s targets in the near future Read more

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The Club involved challenging 50 employees in East Anglia to go a month without using single-use packaging while having their lunch, in an attempt to cut single use plastic and food waste 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

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The new hub seeks to help companies align their large-scale plastic commitments to the specific activities through the hub, which help further those commitments from aspiration to meaningful and measureable action Read more

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The ‘Gas Tower’ dance arena in the Shangri-La area of the festival will be created using waste collected in Cornwall, Devon, and Somerset Read more

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Governments this week amended the Basel Convention to include plastic waste in a legally-binding framework which will make global trade in plastic waste more transparent and better regulated Read more

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For a 24 hour period, starting at 9am local time of the 9th May in each country, the network of groups from countries spanning five continents will release a series of aerial photographs and videos of messages calling for a 'Clean Planet' Read more

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The study was conducted amongst 1,800 adults across Britain by YouGov on behalf of SodaStream, a major environmental campaigner on avoidable plastic waste Read more

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The race passed through six London boroughs, and Veolia managed the clean-up operation for three of them, making up the largest portion of the event’s clean-up task Read more

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Researchers from the University of Plymouth examined the degradation of five plastic bag materials widely available from high street retailers in the UK Read more

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The 100 Plastic Rivers Project is engaging with scientists in more than 60 locations worldwide to sample water and sediment in rivers, with an aim of better understanding of how plastics are transported and transformed in rivers Read more

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Major companies are publicly disclosing their annual plastic packaging volumes, marking an important step towards greater transparency in today's plastic system Read more

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This recycling initiative is part of a broader Kingspan programme, together with the company’s 2020 Net Zero Energy manufacturing target to produce its energy-saving products in a low carbon and environmentally responsible way Read more

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Morgan Stanley has launched the Morgan Stanley Plastic Waste Resolution, which will drive and scale the investments, partnerships, programmes and research needed to tackle the growing challenge of plastic waste Read more

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A group of ‘ecobrickers’ in Swansea is planning to create a major art installation using ecobricks, which are made from bottles filled with tightly packed non-recyclable bags Read more

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WasteAid works with communities in developing countries to share practical and low-cost approaches to waste management and recycling Read more

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The award follows an 18-month campaign led by local activist Sian Sykes to highlight to issue of disposable plastic waste Read more

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The Plastic Hackathon event challenged teams to find solutions to the plastic pollution problems associated with ordering takeaways, personal care, grab and go food, as well as internet and grocery shopping Read more

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The “Plastics Packaging Plan: Achieving Net Zero ‘Waste’ Exports” is backed by 12 cross-party politicians and says the UK must urgently take back control of its share of the global plastics problem Read more

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