Global Recycling Day: Big brands announce flurry of new recycling initiatives

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Global Recycling Day: Big brands announce flurry of new recycling initiatives

Nestle, Veolia, Walkers, PepsiCo, and Terracycle to the fore with announcements to mark Global Recycling Day

A host of leading consumer goods brands and recycling specialists used yesterday's Global Recycling Day to announce a series of new initiatives designed to curb waste levels and boost recycling rates....

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