Plastics ban, circular design, zero emission deliveries: IKEA unveils new sustainability strategy

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Fresh package of measures outlined today as part of the flatpack giant's plan to become a 'climate positive' business by 2030

Swedish furniture giant IKEA has promised to outlaw single-use plastic products across its entire product range and in-store eateries by 2020 and ensure zero emission home deliveries as standard by 2025,...

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