#Plastic Packaging

  • Article: Sainsbury's Pledges to Cut Plastic Packaging Use in Half by 2025

    Sainsbury's Pledges to Cut Plastic Packaging Use in Half by 2025

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 13, 2019

    It starts this month, with eliminating plastic bags for fruit and veg and bakery products. Read more

  • Article: Asda Is Trialling a New Plant-Based Coating for Fruit and Veg That Could 'Drastically' Cut Food Waste

    Asda Is Trialling a New Plant-Based Coating for Fruit and Veg That Could 'Drastically' Cut Food Waste

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 10, 2019

    It works kind of like an extra layer of peel to help keep produce fresher for longer. Read more

  • Article: Britain’s Biggest Supermarket Will Ban Brands Using Excessive Plastic Packaging

    Britain’s Biggest Supermarket Will Ban Brands Using Excessive Plastic Packaging

    By Ruqayah Juyel|Aug. 27, 2019

    It will “reserve the right not to list” products with too much non-recyclable packaging. Read more

  • Article: Waitrose Launches 'Groundbreaking' Refill Stations to Scrap Plastic Packaging

    Waitrose Launches 'Groundbreaking' Refill Stations to Scrap Plastic Packaging

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 4, 2019

    The UK supermarket chain wants you to bring your own containers to one store in Oxford. Read more

  • Article: Britain Has Unveiled Its New Plastics Plan: 3 Key Things to Know

    Britain Has Unveiled Its New Plastics Plan: 3 Key Things to Know

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 19, 2019

    Here’s what the government has suggested to tackle plastic pollution. Read more

  • Article: UK Can Only Recycle 9% of Its Own Plastic. A New Report Says This Must Change

    UK Can Only Recycle 9% of Its Own Plastic. A New Report Says This Must Change

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 18, 2018

    And nearly 75% of UK's plastic demand could be met by recycled plastic. Read more

  • Article: This Man Turned a Year’s Worth of Plastic Into Art and It’s Eye-Opening

    This Man Turned a Year’s Worth of Plastic Into Art and It’s Eye-Opening

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|April 10, 2018

    “Knowing what I know, I feel too guilty to throw away any plastic now,” Daniel Webb said. Read more