Plastic bottles will not be allowed into Worthy Farm for 2019 festival under new waste plans
The experiments involve everything from replacement tires to temporary apartments
Broadcaster announces three point plan to end use of single use plastics across its operations
Working in partnership with environmental charity Hubbub, Mothercare wants shoppers to return old baby clothes for redistribution to those in need
Station operator to trial free drinking facilities at London Charing Cross
One of the UK's leading providers of reusable coffee cups says talk of a 'latte levy' has already translated into a huge increase in sales
Amid growing global concern about the impacts of plastic and other waste, the two global icons have a big appetite for change
Scottish government issues challenge to Michael Gove: 'Let's work together to fast-track plastic waste crackdown'
Inspired by popularity of hashtag #naystrawatall, Scottish government is investigating whether it can impose a national ban on plastic straws
New scheme to promote businesses that offer tap water to customers, as Mayor allocates fresh funds to tackle single use plastic packaging
Just a fraction of global resources are re-used according to new research - but can we close the loop in time?
Leading UK retailers say information is too 'commercially sensitive' to reveal, following Guardian report they make almost 1m tonnes a year
The policy blitz being aimed at plastic waste has barely started, and both the UK and Brussels are driving it
Bottled water giant promises to make all its plastic bottles from 100 per cent recycled material, as it sets sights on delivering 'zero plastic bottle waste'
The surge in corporate plastic reduction and recycling commitments following the launch of the government's 25 Year Environment Plan has continued to gather pace
Influential waste advisory body says it will continue to focus on tackling food waste, plastics, and other areas, as charity confirms restructuring is underway
Brussels targets single-use plastics in an urgent clean-up plan that aims to make all packaging reusable or recyclable by 2030
Retail giant breaks ranks to declare that 'the continuing defence of current plastic packaging does not resonate with the consumer and general public opinion'
Supermarket giant joins Iceland and Co-Op in backing action on plastic bottles, claiming it supports the development of a 'cost-effective' Deposit Return Scheme for plastic bottles
Waste industry calls for 'root and branch' rethink of UK resource strategy, with more onus on product designers, manufacturers and retailers to address potential waste crisis
Plans for new plastic bottle deposit scheme and extensions to bag levy expected in Prime Minister's first major speech on the environment
Coffee giant has agreed to charge customers in selected London branches an extra five pence for a disposable cup as part of trial to cut waste
Hubbub's Trewin Restorick has spent years working on campaigns to encourage people to cut coffee cup waste - he offers the industry some pointers
Plastic that would have been imported to China will cause chaos for councils as it mounts up, warn industry experts
Time is running out to fix recycling across the city, Assembly Members warn