However, industry and government can stem the tide ocean plastic by 80 per cent in the same time frame if they act now, according to scientists
Three day test period on the city streets will gauge the performance of the waste truck's battery with a view to full deployment later this year
Drinks giant's European business backs Dutch technology start up in bid to establish rPET production factory
Tesco and Terracycle team up to launch new packaging re-use delivering model in the UK
Leading brand launches new effort to recycle flexible film packaging
Aldi said it would work with suppliers to remove the equivalent of 2.2 billion single items of plastic of its shelves within the next five years
The jewellery giant is reaching out to its supply chain to help bolster its circular economy ambitions
Household cleaning brand SC Johnson launches ocean-plastic Mr Muscle bottle line following success of similar initiative with Windex in the US
Waste and metal recycler CEO Chris Sheppard said that decarbonisation is "key" to driving the green recovery of the global economy after the damage wrought by the coronavirus.
Public urged to check ahead to avoid overwhelming charity shops with mountain of clothing donations
Partnership with TerraCycle follows success of similar initiatives in Germany, Canada, Brazil and US
MMCF, which is the second biggest cellulosic fibre group after cotton, holds huge untapped potential to transform the fashion industry, according to Forum for the Future and the Textile Exchange
'The future belongs to companies that work with nature': Leading figures call for circular economy role in green recovery
MEPs, academics, campaigners and green groups argue in an open letter that Covid-19 recovery is an opportunity to create a circular economy.
Partners will split materials generated at the plant, providing capacity to recycle batteries from Norway’s world-leading fleet of electric vehicles
Innovate UK-backed initiative aims to scale up recycling process for rare earth metals used in electric vehicles
Two of the world's leading brands are pioneering new approaches to ensure their products have a longer life
Single-use plastics are helping keep people safe during the Covid-19 pandemic, but creating new challenges for governments in dealing with the waste problem
Company inks memorandum of understanding with Plastic Energy to explore feasibility of new facility capable of processing previously unrecyclable plastic film
Owner of Absolut Vodka and Jameson has delivered sustainable materials guidance to its 90 affiliates in order to ensure that single-use plastic is eliminated from point-of-sale items next year.
From plastics to fashion, the US chemicals giant is innovating in pursuit of a new approach for managing the world's most ubiquitous materials
Hubbub and O2 team up to trial new re-use initiative in Southwark, designed to help those without online access during the coronavirus crisis
French start-up secures backing from Goldman Sachs and others in bid to expand its marketplace for refurbished smartphones, laptops and tablets