Just Eat takeaway customers have started receiving sauces in seaweed sachets in a trial designed to cut single-use plastic waste.
Tesco is to remove one billion pieces of plastic from products by the end of 2020 as it seeks to reduce its environmental impact, the UK’s biggest retailer has announced.
Media company Sky is putting more than £1.5 million into a “modernised milkman” service in its biggest investment yet to help cut single-use packaging harming the oceans.
Asda customers will be encouraged to bring in their own refillable containers when shopping from next year in a bid to cut down on plastic.
An uninhabited island that is so remote a permit is required to visit has been littered with thousands of elastic bands, by seabirds mistakenly thinking they are worms.
Halloween costumes sold by some of the UK’s biggest retailers will contain the equivalent of 83 million plastic bottles, a study suggests.
Targets to curb toxic air pollutants will be among a series of legally binding goals to improve the environment under plans set out by the Government.
Waitrose is trialling the removal of plastic wrapping from multi-buy cans of vegetables as customers increasingly question the waste it produces.
The NHS is pledging to cut more than 100 million plastic straws, cups and cutlery items from hospitals across England each year.
Scotland has become the first part of the UK to ban the sale of plastic cotton buds.