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£1 million fund to boost flexible plastic recycling

Mars UK, Mondelez International, Nestlé, PepsiCo and Unilever to finance and launch £1m Flexible Plastic Fund.

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Tackling single-use plastic water bottles

The #OneLess campaign, together with 40 organisations and businesses has called on London’s Mayor, Sadiq Khan, to lead the charge on tackling single-use plastic water bottle pollution in the city.

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Third of consumers don’t know how to recycle appliances

Research shows that a third of the population are not sure how to recycle old appliances, with 18% storing old and broken items that they cannot recycle.

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Waitrose supports 5 plastic projects

Over the past two years, Waitrose has been funding five innovative projects that are tackling plastic pollution. Now the funding has come to an end, the final impact reports have been released.

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Kirsty Woods, Development Technologist Hexpol TPC

Kirsty Woods, Development Technologist from Hexpol TPC answers your questions regarding biobased plastics.

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Responsible farming key to bioplastic

Kirsty Wood, development technologist and sustainability lead for Hexpol TPE was live on the POC platform on Monday (22 March) to discuss the future of bio-based plastics.

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Kerbside plastic collections up 2%

Local authorities collected 560,000 tonnes of plastic for recycling in 2020, an overall increase of 2% on 2019.

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Bambino Mio tackles Vanuatu’s plastic problem

British baby brand and reusable nappy expert Bambino Mio has tackled part of the plastic problem in the Pacific by introducing a sustainable local solution for Vanuatu’s single-use nappy ban.

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Exciting future for bio-based plastics

Plastics made from renewable resources, such as sugarcane, can be used across a wide range of applications including toys, giftware and homeware.

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Packaging expert Mike Swain from Pack IDS

Packaging expert Mike Swain from Pack IDS

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