'Naturally Good': Nivea debuts carbon-saving bio-based jars

clock • 2 min read
'Naturally Good': Nivea debuts carbon-saving bio-based jars

Beauty brand unveils new bio-plastic based packaging that promises to cut the carbon footprint of its moisturizer jars by 60 per cent

Nivea has this week unveiled new packaging that promises to slash its use of plastics and reduce the carbon footprint of its famous jars of moisturizer by around 60 per cent. The company is to launch...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join now

 

Already a BusinessGreen
member?

Login

More on Waste

Deal means carbon will be soon sent to Norway via the River Thames. Credit: Cory
CCS

Going Underground: Could London's carbon emissions end up under the North Sea?

Waste management company Cory signs partnership with CCS developer Northern Lights which could result in emissions from waste to energy plants being stored underground

clock 13 May 2022 • 3 min read
Round it goes: Wind turbine blades to get second life as part of recycling trial

Round it goes: Wind turbine blades to get second life as part of recycling trial

Wind farm developer Vattenfall has committed to reusing or recycling all its old blades by 2030

clock 13 May 2022 • 2 min read
UK recycling rate have stood at around 45 per cent for over a decade | Credit: iStock

'We're getting a lot wrong on waste': New data confirms UK recycling rate fell during pandemic-hit 2020

Environmental groups demand more action and support from government to drive up household recycling rates in wake of latest figures

Michael Holder
clock 12 May 2022 • 3 min read