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recycling

recycling Archives

Asda partners with Unilever and Kellogg’s on refill store trial

Green store initiatives include reverse vending machine for plastic bottles and cans, hanger recycling and a deposit box...

Packaging for the planet

The development of the 2025 National Packaging Targets aims to help manufacturers and retailers move towards more sustai...

Coles sees soft plastic recycling increase by 32 per cent

Shoppers recycled 905 tonnes or 226 million pieces of soft plastics during the year through REDcycle.

Coca-Cola Australia unveils first TV ad to promote recycling

Australia will be the first country where all Coca-Cola Classic bottles, 600ml and under, will be made entirely from rec...

Corona trials stackable beer cans

The new packaging will allow the beer giant to sell a wider variety of quantities in supermarkets.

Aldi to eliminate single-use plastics from stores by end of next year

Aldi will remove plastic plates, straws and cotton buds from shelves and plans to reduce plastic packaging by 25 per cen...

Carrefour trials ‘Loop’ to tackle waste

The supermarket will offer around 200 products in reusable containers.

Calling on FMCG businesses: you need a long-term approach to sustainability

Environmentalist says we've made a good start, but it's not enough.

Coca-Cola to make all small bottles from recycled plastic by end of 2019

Beverage giant also aims to collect and recycle as many bottles and cans as it sells globally each year by 2030.

Poll: Time to ditch plastic packaging on fresh produce?

Supermarkets in New Zealand recently reported a rise in sales of "nude" veggies that have no plastic packaging.

Here’s what happens to our plastic recycling when it goes offshore

Southeast Asia has become the new destination for Australia’s recycled plastics.

Zero-packaging stores show we can kick our plastic addiction

Can we dispose with our disposable mentality?

Coca-Cola Amatil cans plastic straws and stirrers

The beverage bottler will now stock fully recyclable and biodegradable straws.

Coca-Cola tackles hard-to-recycle waste with Ioniqa

Extended agreement will provide high-grade recycled PET for beverage bottles.

Asaleo Care appoints new chiefs

Sorbent maker makes changes to top management team.

The planned national waste policy won’t deliver a truly circular economy

A truly circular society aims to transform our whole system of production and consumption.

Tesco rewards customers with reverse vending machines

The machines will be trialed in select stores to encourage customers to recycle.

New recycling label launched to combat customer confusion

The Environment Minister announced Australia’s 2025 National Packaging Targets.

Reducing food waste can protect our health and our planet’s

Research show that smaller portions reduce food waste as well as waistlines.

7-Eleven announces world first recycling initiative

Customers can purchase the world’s first reusable coffee cup made from takeaway coffee cups.