single-use plastic

Google’s Single Use Plastics Challenge winner announced

The winner of Google’s Single-Use Plastics Challenge is cookie and brownie producer Homefree, a certified B Corporation. Starting in April…

Single-use packaging waste toolkit launched in UK by RECOUP and PECT

Plastics resource efficiency and recycling charity RECOUP has joined forces with environmental charity PECT on a single-use packaging waste toolkit…

RECOUP Plastics Conference 2023 showcases industry cooperation

The RECOUP Plastics Resource & Recycling Conference organised by plastics resource efficiency and recycling charity RECOUP was held for the…

UK invests GBP3.2m on plastics reduction innovation

The UK-based projects, which are receiving a combined sum of GBP3.2m (US$3.97m), are being funded by round two of the…

Germany on cusp of single-use plastic levy to support regional clean-up efforts

Germany is nearing the approval of a law charging manufacturers a levy for the cost of collection, cleaning and disposal…