» McDonald's and Waitrose lead business charge against plastic waste
17/01/18 10:54 from edie.net - Waste and Recycling Latest News
Fast food giant McDonald's and UK retailer Waitrose are the latest companies to publicly announce plans to tackle the growing issue of plastic waste, with McDonald's setting a 2025 commitment to boost the recyclability of its packaging a...
» EU maps out plastics vision in new strategy
17/01/18 09:34 from edie.net - Waste and Recycling Latest News
The European Commission presented on Tuesday (16 January) its eagerly anticipated strategy on how the EU intends to approach plastic production and pollution over the next decade and beyond.
» Iceland pledges to remove plastic from own-brand packaging by 2023
16/01/18 10:10 from edie.net - Waste and Recycling Latest News
Frozen food giant Iceland has committed to become the world's first major retailer to remove plastic packaging from its own brand products by 2023.