London Assembly call for bins to be placed in men's toilets so items that could cause blockages are not flushed away
Study of 18,000 households around the world finds major gap between how much waste consumers think they generate, and how much food, clothing and possessions are actually going to waste
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Around 600 of company's hotels around the world now grow their own produce on site for use in its restaurants and bars as part of food waste drive
Trial sees 5kg boxes of damaged and wonky vegetables sold to public at cut-price, in effort to reduce food waste
Local Government Association urges manufacturers to stop using non-recyclable plastic in packaging
US food and drink giants step up efforts to boost recycling rates and tackle packaging waste, as Kraft Heinz joins Science Based Targets Initiative
Michael Gove: 'It is only by working together we will reverse the rising tide of plastic waste finding its way into our rivers, seas and oceans'
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
Hubbub reveals plans to use funding from Starbucks disposable cup charge to launch second 'plastic fishing' boat made from recycled plastic
Docklands development joins Surfers Against Sewage campaign as the world's first commercial centre to set a 'plastic free' goal
Companies face a raft of transition, reputational, physical, and liability risks from the consumer and economic shift away from single use plastics, ClientEarth report warns
Legoland and Thorpe Park among the attractions that have joined Coca-Cola in a trial offering instant incentives for recycling
Hotel giant to phase out the use of plastic straws within weeks
Takeaway giant's drive to cut plastic waste continues with trial of compostable condiment packaging
National Audit Office warns potential fraud and errors could be undermining the UK's packing recycling figures
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Morrisons leads league table of supermarkets analysed for the proportion of their packaging that can be recycled
Company announces it will introduce compostable cutlery across all its UK stores next year
All single-use plastic straws will be removed from UK and Ireland stores by October as part of flatpack giant's push to eliminate single-use plastics across its operations by 2020
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Supermarket has introduced plastic bottle deposit return vending machines at two of its stores in North Yorkshire and Scotland
Global bakery chain to swap plastic for paper straws across all 220 of its branches worldwide as the war on plastic waste continues
Coffee giant reveals London trial more than doubled use of reusable cups