Go plastic free in July

Over 300 million people worldwide are taking part in Plastic Free July to collectively create a healthier planet and healthier communities.

PLASTICS
Coca-Cola to use 100% recycled plastic

Coca-Cola Great Britain announces transition to 100% recycled plastic in all on-the-go sized bottles of 500ml or less.

FOOD
LEGO makes prototype bricks from recycled plastic

The new prototype, which uses PET plastic from discarded bottles, is the first brick made from a recycled material to meet the company’s strict quality and safety requirements.

TOYS
Brits want food wrapped in compostable packaging

New poll finds more than eight-in-ten would rather their food was wrapped in compostable packaging than in traditional plastic.

PACKAGING
SILC on demand

Missed out on the Sustainability in Licensing Conference? Don’t worry, you can buy an on-demand ticket to access all content until 1 August.

RESEARCH
Ryan Jesse, Founder: Change Plastic for Good

A SiLC 2021 exclusive on demand recording with Ryan Jesse, Founder of Change Plastic for Good.

PLASTICS
SILC21: Gamers can make a difference on sustainability

The impact video games can have to inspire people around the world to engage with the environment is huge, says panel at last week’s SILC21.

GAMING
SILC21: Sustainable Fashion Chain Reaction

“What can we do with our supply/value chains to accelerate the pace of change regarding sustainability?” asked SILC presenter Julia Redman, owner of Buyers Eye.

FASHION
Beer range gives 100% back to the ocean

Ocean Beer gives back 100% of all profits to ocean clean-up and ocean conservation projects around the world.

FOOD
Climate neutrality becomes EU law

The new EU Climate Law increases the EU’s 2030 emissions reductions target from 40% to at least 55%. With the contribution from new carbon sinks it could raise to 57%.

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