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Environmental Archives

Manufacturers urged to set 2025 recyclable packaging targets

The Recycled Materials Pledge instituted by the Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation will urge retailers to public...

Heinz to test paper-based ketchup bottle for worldwide launch

The new bottle is made from 100 per cent sustainably sourced wood pulp
Organic apple farm R&R Smith switches to home compostable packaging

Organic apple farm R&R Smith switches to home-compostable packaging

With this change, the company’s entire packaging and any apple remains can be fully decomposed in any home compost.

Q&A: Taking an innovative ‘veggie-saving’ solution to a global scale

The result was the launch of Veggie Saver, an improved version of The Swag that has set its eyes on the global marketpla...

NZ PepsiCo range now sold in 100 per cent recycled plastic 600ml bottles

“The new Pepsi Max 100 per cent recycled 600ml plastic bottles align with both our waste reduction goals and wide sustai...

Diageo to phase out 183 million cardboard gift boxes globally

Diageo says nearly 5 million tonnes of cardboard and paper packaging go to waste in the UK alone each year.

Linfox deploys its first electric delivery truck for Coles

The new venture reflects the shared sustainability goals of both companies.
Coles launches own brand of carbon neutral beef

Coles launches own brand of carbon neutral beef

The beef range will include seven premium quality cuts of beef ranging from rib eye to porterhouse and is certified carb...

‘Steal our ideas’: Zero Co launches new range, plans global expansion

Byron Bay refillables start-up Zero Co has entered the personal care space, with the future release of beauty products i...

Your customers want it: The business case for sustainability

From selling hope to saving money, sustainability experts converged at Retail Fest 2022 to put forward why it makes sens...

Tasmania to adopt container recycling scheme

Eligible containers include 150 ml to three-litre containers, beer cans, soft drinks cans, PET and glass bottles, flavou...

Coles drops plastic scoops from own-brand laundry powders

The new scoopless laundry powders are marked with the slogan “Reducing our impact" and feature light green lid packaging...

Coles launches own-brand compostable coffee pods

The compostable pods are certified by the Australasian Bioplastics Association.

Ritchies Supa IGA trials automated refill stations

The refill station offers non-toxic, biodegradable Australian-made products from cleansing and personal care items to di...

Re.stor launches water-free cleaning products

The products will be available in more than 500 Woolworths stores nationwide and online.