All articles by Elliot Gardner

  1. A plastic iceberg: the Greenpeace response to Coke’s recycling strategy

    In July, Coca-Cola GB announced its new recycling strategy, including a call for a UK-wide reform in plastic recycling, and…
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    19 Oct
  2. Nestle, Unilever and a polluted beach in the Philippines

    Nestlé and Unilever’s UK offices have pledged to reduce waste and are champions of their company’s respective environmental achievements, but…
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    16 Oct
  3. Bag for life, or for death? The deadly bacteria found in reusable shopping bags

    Single-use plastic carrier bags are an environmental scourge. They’re not easily recycled, while also being fragile and tough to reuse…
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    12 Oct
  4. All bottled up: alternatives to the humble plastic drinks container

    Plastic waste is an issue that the world cannot ignore. It’s a topic that came up again and again at…
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    26 Sep
  5. Could activity equivalence labelling replace the traffic light system post-Brexit?

    At a recent Westminster Food & Nutrition Forum event in London titled ‘Next Steps for UK Food Labelling Policy and…
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    19 Sep
  6. Not such a waste of space: tackling low recycling with smart bin technology

    Recycling of packaging, especially coffee cups, has been a hot topic for years. And with over seven million cups used…
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    15 Sep
  7. Handled with care: specialist packaging for the transit of fragile and valuable items

    The safety of goods in transit is of vital importance. While most products can be safely buffered from harm with…
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    29 Aug
  8. Coca-Cola GB’s new recycling plans, big step forward or drop in the fizzy brown ocean?

    Coca-Cola is the third largest food and beverage company in the world, and Coca-Cola Great Britain (CCGB) is the top…
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    10 Aug
  9. Smart solutions: using IoT technology to abolish bar queues

    For party goers who are tired of waiting in queues at bars for their next drink, pioneering brand Malibu last…
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    9 Aug
  10. A history of heritage: how do beauty companies build up their brand?

    In the hypercompetitive world of the beauty industry, first impressions are everything. With an endless stream of new brands, products…
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    4 Aug