M&S partners with Hubbub to encourage customers to live lower carbon lives following Plan A reset

Marks & Spencer has now launched a two month long Sparking Change National Challenge to encourage customers to take up lower carbon diets and reduce their food waste.

RETAIL
Sustainability, social impact and inclusivity recognised at Women in Toys' Wonder Women Awards 2022

Mattel’s global head of sustainability, Pamela Gill-Alabaster and Jiminy Eco Toys’ founder and CEO, Sharon Keilthy are among a 13-strong named shortlist of finalists for the Social Good award.

TOYS
Mattel launches #TaptoRebox to help parents declutter and recycle their children's preloved toys

The new campaign follows findings from a survey commissioned by Mattel that found 64 per cent of British parents wish they had more opportunities to recycle their kids' toys this year.

TOYS
Kids can roleplay climate change action in their own sustainable House of Commons thanks to Playpress Toys

Children can now debate climate change action within the walls of their very own House of Commons, thanks to a new partnership between the Houses of Parliament and the independent sustainable toy business, Playpress Toys.

TOYS
National Geographic and Acer launch a new laptop 'for a better future'

The Acer Aspire Vero National Geographic Edition features 30 per cent post-consumer recycled plastic in its chassis and 50 per cent post-consumer recycled plastic in its keycaps.

DESIGN
A toast to 2021 | Merry Christmas from Products of Change

For whatever reason you’re reaching for the mulled wine this week, we all have one thing in common right now: we’ve got to the end of 2021. And that in itself is worth the celebration.

NETWORKING
Trends of 2021 | POC rounds up the trends and achievements of 2021

Here, Products of Change rounds up some of the biggest trends and achievements to have emerged from the sustainability movement within the consumer products space over the past 12 months

CONTENT
Exeter Centre for the Circular Economy launches new six-week course for SMEs in the New Year

Curated and delivered by the team of experts at the business research centre itself, the course is targeted at supporting SMEs transition to the circular economy.

EDUCATION
Xmas Upcycling | Planet JUNKO encourages kids to turn trash into toys this Christmas

The eco-minded toy company, Planet JUNKO is encouraging kids and families to reduce their packaging waste this Christmas by turning it all into creative toy projects with its range of JUNKO kits.

TOYS
A year in review | Products of Change rounds up its biggest stories of 2021

From beach clean ups to Brand Licensing Europe, Tottenham Hotspur Stadium tours to taking SILC to the next level; Products of Change rounds up its biggest stories from across the past 12 months.

NETWORKING