UK supermarkets are taking steps towards going plastic-free. With growing awareness of the...
British supermarket Iceland cuts plastics packaging usage by 29%
British supermarket chain Iceland has slashed its overall plastics packaging usage by 29%, two years after it announced its plan to remove plastics on all own-label products.
Refill schemes are companies’ answer to plastic pushback
Amid growing awareness of the harmful effects of single-use plastics on the environment, retailers are keen to prove that they are acting responsibly and responding to consumers’ concerns. A particularly popular solution is that of refill schemes.
Plastic-free supermarkets: What commitments are UK retailers making?
UK supermarkets are taking steps towards going plastic-free. With growing awareness of the effects of single-use plastic on the environment, retailers are making pledges to cut out the use of plastic in their stores.
Food retailer Sobeys to eliminate plastic grocery bags across stores
Canadian food retailer Sobeys has announced its commitment to eliminate plastic grocery bags from all of its stores by the end of January 2020.
Frozen food firm Iceland trials first plastic bag-free store in UK
UK-based frozen food company Iceland has intensified its fight against plastic by launching a trial to remove such products altogether from one of its stores.
Sustainability in the beauty industry must be more than skin deep
Smaller brands are paving the way in environmentally sustainable and ethical beauty products, and their sustainability credentials could provide these brands with a substantial opportunity for growth.