Collect and Recycle

Oddbox Pledges To Save 150,000 Tonnes Of Food Waste

Oddbox, which rescues ‘too odd’ or ‘too many’ fresh fruit and vegetables directly from growers and delivers it to members, is marking Stop Food Waste Day (28th April) with the release of its first annual Do Good Report.  The Do Good Report sets out the actions that the business and...

Specialized Brings E-Bike Battery recycling efforts to UK

Specialized UK has now outlined its e-bike battery recycling ambition, partnering with Ecolamp Recycling Solutions. Having tripled sales of its Turbo branded e-bike catalogue in the past two years, Specialized, like others in the e-bike space, is frequently asked what happens at the end of a battery’s life. Sold to...

School Trust Launches Uniform Recycling Campaign

A leading school trust, Outwood Grange Academies Trust, is launching a new campaign alongside uniform supplier, Trutex. The campaign between Outwood and Trutex sees the partnership between the two building on the success of the last academic year, which saw over 600,000 plastic bottles saved from landfill thanks to Outwood...

ASICS transforms 5 tonnes of recycled textiles into an earth day running shoe

ASICS brand’s has released its most planet-friendly cross-category collection to date, the new ‘Earth Day Pack’. This move is to introduce a circular manufacturing approach that saw around 5 tonnes of textile waste, the equivalent of 25,000 t-shirts, recycled into new shoes. The pack includes products from across ASICS running,...

Recycling glass can possible help restore Louisiana’s coastline

The southern coastline of Louisiana has lost land from its eroding beaches and marshes. Environmentalists fear that the damage to the coastline has passed the point of return. Every day, the city’s bars and restaurants produce tons of waste in the form of glass bottles, and because the city’s waste...

Molson Coors Replace Plastic Rings With Cardboard Sleeve

Molson Coors replace plastic rings and introduce a fully recyclable and sustainable cardboard sleeve for can multipacks for all major brands, including Carling and Coors. Produced by paper-based solutions supplier, Graphic Packaging International, the one-piece cartonboard wrap features a shaped interior design that securely holds the cans, as well as...

UK Launches New Industrial Decarbonisation Strategy

A new blueprint designed by the UK Government called the Industrial Decarbonisation Strategy is set to provide a greener future for the manufacturing and construction sector. Today’s measures will create and support 80,000 UK jobs over the next 30 years whilst cutting emissions by two-thirds in just 15 years,the UK...

Eight Cardboard Recycling Facts That Carry Weight

Recycling has never been easier, with accessible recycling points across the country, as well as the government's new waste system that allows you to organise your recycling at home. But, it is still important to be informed about the consequences of a world without recycling and look at what the...

Inside Asda’s Sustainability Store

Welcome to Asda's sustainability store! Asda is committed to creating a sustainable business, and its efforts are proving inspirational. They have announced that their commitments have clear aims: To reduce the environmental impact of our operations, the goods and services we sell, and the suppliers that make them. Asda is...

Coca-Cola: From Plastic To Paper!

Coca-cola is taking huge steps towards its mission in putting an end to plastic packaging. They have announced that they will be rolling out 2,000 of their new innovative paper bottles to test their durability in use, with the ultimate goal as a business of producing zero waste by 2030....