German protective packaging specialist Storopack has joined the Alliance to End Plastic Waste (AEPW), committing to working towards eliminating existing and preventing new plastic waste from entering into the environment.
UK supermarket plastic has risen to over 900,000 tonnes a year, with seven out of the top ten chains increasing their plastic footprint, according to a report by International non-governmental environmental organisations (NGO) the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) and Greenpeace.
International non-governmental environmental organisations (NGO) Greenpeace and the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) have urged major supermarkets in the UK to introduce in-store water dispensers and refill stations for soft drinks to help cut the sales of plastic water bottles.
Condé Nast has become the first media company to sign the UN Fashion for Global Climate Action (UNFCCC) Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action and to make magazine packaging pledges as part of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation New Plastics Economy Global Commitment.
Coca-Cola, in partnership with bottling partners Coca-Cola HBC and Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) has today announced the roll-out of KeelClip, a minimalist paperboard packaging solution for multipack cans, across Europe, beginning early next year.
Multinational food and beverage packaging company Tetra Pak, in collaboration with plant-based polymer supplier Braskem, has become the first company in the food and drink sector to offer packaging made from responsibly-sourced plant-based polymers, using the Bonsucro standards for sustainable sugar cane.