Three companies team up to develop waste plastics as a raw material for making fuels, chemicals and new plastics
92 retail brands including of Caffé Nero, Costa, Lush, McDonald's and Pret A Manger have promised to refill shoppers' water bottles as part of new push to cut plastic waste
US food and drink giants step up efforts to boost recycling rates and tackle packaging waste, as Kraft Heinz joins Science Based Targets Initiative
In the rush to find new solutions to our plastic crisis, we must not swap one problem for another, writes ClientEarth wildlife lawyer Tatiana Lujan
Docklands development joins Surfers Against Sewage campaign as the world's first commercial centre to set a 'plastic free' goal
Legoland and Thorpe Park among the attractions that have joined Coca-Cola in a trial offering instant incentives for recycling
Can $150m jump start putting plastic waste back into productive use?
Industry consensus is building over how best to recycle plastic bottles, reports Hubbub's Trewin Restorick
Morrisons leads league table of supermarkets analysed for the proportion of their packaging that can be recycled
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Dutch engineers and oil giant Total unveil lightweight, two-seater electric car made without any plastic or metal which they claim is 100 per cent recyclable
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Drinks giant will boost recycled content of large bottles to 40 per cent this year, as it reveals plan to 'make recycling sexy'
Recycling partnership recovers 31,000kg of steel, aluminium, and plastic for use in new products in the Netherlands
Coffee giant reveals London trial more than doubled use of reusable cups
Supermarket continues war on plastic waste with offer of paper bags or new reusable bags made from post-consumer plastic waste
Paul Taylor of FCC Environment argues Brexit offers a once-in-a-decade opportunity to reinvigorate UK waste and resources policy
Major new #Leedsbyexample pilot project to tackle growing challenge presented by on-the-go take away packaging waste
Production and disposal of paper bags has greater climate impact than plastic, says Environment Agency
Waste company Viridor has been working with supermarket giants to find a way to recycle black plastic
Supermarket will roll out paper bags for loose fruit and vegetables in store as part of pledge to cut plastic waste
Inquiry will explore the carbon impact, resource use and water footprint of growing throwaway 'fast fashion' sector
New €1.29m programme to back five innovative projects designed to tackle textile waste
The EIC's Matthew Farrow has some advice for the government