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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 recycled plastic.

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 cent.

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?

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