Last year, Nestlé committed to make 100% of its packaging recyclable or reusable by 2025, with a particular focus on avoiding plastic-waste, and has now laid out its plans to achieve it. Nestlé, who owns more than 2,000 brands, has pledged to phase out all plastics that are not recyclable or are hard to recycle […]
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PepsiCo has announced that it plans to achieve 50 per cent recycled plastic (rPET) in its bottles by 2030 across the European Union, with an interim target of 45 per cent by 2025. Through this target, the company will more than triple the amount of recycled plastic it uses, equating to over 50,000 tonnes of rPET.
More than half of consumers in the UK and a third in the US are in favour of a tax on all plastic packaging on food products, new research has shown.
As the backlash against plastic straws gathers pace, one company is touting a new customised version of its edible straw.
According to the latest Nielsen research by the Can Makers, canned drinks are seeing significant growth in the UK market.
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According to resource recovery specialist Axion, most flexible plastic packaging can be recycled, however, investment of £100 million in collection, sorting and recycling infrastructure would be needed to make it happen in the UK.
On 3 September 2018, Birmingham, UK will be welcoming around 100 exhibitors and 3,000 visitors from all corners of the globe with one thing in common – a passion for tea and coffee.
Nestlé has announced its ambition to make 100% of its packaging recyclable or reusable by 2025. Its vision is that none of its packaging, including plastics, ends up in landfill or as litter.
As part of a strategic initiative to reduce waste, streamline preparation processes and improve corporate sustainability, Mustard Foods partnered with ReFood to implement an integrated food waste recycling solution.
According to RPC bpi protec, consumers are becoming increasingly aware of the problems of food waste, with many taking steps to minimise this within their homes.
Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) has committed to 2025 Sustainability Goals in smart agriculture, water stewardship, circular packaging, and climate action.
Metal Packaging Europe has entered into a license agreement with food charity Canstruction.
Following its commitment to become the first major retailer globally to eliminate plastic packaging from all of its own brand products by the end of 2023, Iceland has revealed that the first ranges to be rolled out as part of the initiative will save a total of 150 tonnes of plastic every year.
Bottled water brand Wenlock Spring has announced that it will be including British recycled plastic (rPET) in the manufacturing of its plastic (PET) bottles.
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