Supermarket to trial paper packaging for its loo rollz in bid to save over 900 tonnes of plastic each year
Coffee chain teams up with environmental charity Hubbub in bid to prevent 7,000 disposable coffee cups from going to waste at the airport over the next month
The GRI is requesting for comments on its draft Waste Standard, aimed to help businesses better manage their waste impacts
Scientists warn that social and economic price of plastic waste to global society has been underestimated
Single-use coffee pod brand said it wants to 'improve the accessibility and convenience' of aluminium capsule recycling
Major fruit and veg supplier unveils raft of waste reduction initiatives
Europe-wide ban could be in place on certain items by 2021 - but is the war on plastics a distraction from the climate fight?
Local Government Association urges manufacturers to stop using non-recyclable plastic in packaging
National Audit Office warns potential fraud and errors could be undermining the UK's packing recycling figures
Dutch engineers and oil giant Total unveil lightweight, two-seater electric car made without any plastic or metal which they claim is 100 per cent recyclable
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Customers on track to save four million disposable cups this year
Food and drinks multinational wants none of its packaging to end up in landfill or as litter within the next seven years
New research suggests real recycling rate for plastics could be up to 10 per cent less than official figures claim
All of car manufacturer's factories in Canada, Mexico and South America now send zero waste to landfill in daily operations
Slight year-on-year uptick in household recycling welcomed by industry, but green groups highlight 'packaging waste mountain' revealed by latest Defra figures
Christians urged to give up single-use plastics until Easter to help 'care for God's creation', as numerous MPs back campaign to cut down on waste
Plastic straws to be banned at Royal residences, with internal caterers soon only allowed to use China plates, glasses, recyclable paper cups and compostable or biodegradable packaging
Emissions from UK landfill rose five per cent in 2016, with experts attributing the rise to a change in methodology - but should businesses be concerned about the increase in their waste footprint?
Official estimates credit ongoing decline in coal power for sharp cut in UK greenhouse gases in 2016, although transport emissions continue to rise
Consumer goods giant calls on wider industry to accelerate progress towards a circular economy and stem the tide of ocean and waterway plastic pollution
Soft drinks giant is aiming to cut CO2 from global manufacturing sites by 15 per cent between 2016 and 2020 with roll out of greener bottling lines
Waste industry calls for 'root and branch' rethink of UK resource strategy, with more onus on product designers, manufacturers and retailers to address potential waste crisis