Move means leading brands such as Fairy will eliminate phosphates - which cause algal blooms that damage aquatic life - by 2017
Procter & Gamble (P&G) has announced plans to completely phase out the use of phosphates from its dishwasher tablets by 2017. The move, announced last week, has been made possible thanks to a breakthrough...
Supermarket plans to phase out own brand, single-use plastic packaging within five years, as rival Lidl announces ban on black plastic across fruit and veg range
Ministers meeting on climate change, oceans and clean energy kicks off with joint UK-Canada commitment to smart grids and energy storage
National Drought Action Group warns water supplies in north of England remain low after scant rainfall this summer proved 'tough on farmers'
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