“If customers worry about it; we worry about it”

Plastic waste is the top concern for Tesco customers when it comes to environmental issues, so Tesco has in place ambitious targets for reducing its own environmental impact.

PACKAGING
Insurance companies announce net zero alliance

Eight of the world’s leading insurers and reinsurers have made a commitment to play their part in accelerating the transition to a global net-zero emission economy.

NET ZERO
Turn household recycling into toys

UK-based family business, Junko, has created a product that turns household recycling into toys, and when kids are finished playing, can be used over and over again.

TOYS
Sustainable Publishing Within Social Stationery

Steven Plackett MD of Vista Stationery (Carousel calendars) and Rob Dand Buyer at Calendar Club talk to us about the revolutionary work they have been building with transforming their business to operate more sustainably.

PAPER GOODS
The Future Of… Sustainable Facilities Operations

Adi Cimic brings his sustainability knowledge to the world’s largest corporations to imbed sustainable change within business facility operations.

RESEARCH
Make brands engaging and relevant to customers

Gavin Ellis, director and co-founder of Hubbub spoke at SILC21 on the need for brands to seek innovative and collaborative ways to engage customers in environmental messages.

EDUCATION
Peanuts to spread word on tree-planting

Peanuts Worldwide will join forces with Planet Ark to promote the organisation’s National Tree Day campaign in Australia on August 1.

EDUCATION
Sainsbury’s rolls out flexible plastic collection

Following a successful trial in the North East of England, 520 Sainsbury’s stores will now offer a recycling system for all flexible plastics.

RETAIL
Timberland announces take-back programme

Consumers in the States will be able to return any Timberland footwear, apparel or accessories to a Timberland store, to either be repaired, refurbished, upcycled or recycled into future products.

FASHION
Peter Rabbit: Friend to Nature campaign launches

The new annual campaign is aimed at encouraging children and their carers to enjoy being creative in nature during the summer.

EDUCATION