Big Plastic Pledge gains outdoor exposure

Olympic gold medallist Hannah Mills’ has joined forces with out-of-home (OOH) advertising specialists, Ocean Outdoors to raise awareness about the problem of single-use plastic.

EDUCATION
“Sustainably sourced products should become the norm”

The latest coverless duvet range from Character World has sustainability at its core, using 100% recycled polyester fill made from PET bottles.

DESIGN
G7 leaders to make climate reporting mandatory

G7 nations will follow the UK’s lead by making it mandatory for firms to report the climate impact of their investment decisions.

LEGAL
Gemar announces FSC certified balloons

Italian balloon manufacturer gets FSC certification for balloons and packaging.

DESIGN
Sales of refillables grows 9% at Waitrose

In response to growing customer demand for refillables, Waitrose is launching more new products as part of its pioneering Unpacked refillable concept, including loose tea for the first time.

RETAIL
BLE unveils key changes for 2021 License This! Competition

The initiative welcomes new inventor category as entries open for 2021, while it will also make its US debut.

EDUCATION
Green Game Jam calls on gamers to act

Video games studios around the world commit to implement green activations highlighting need for conservation and restoration of forests and oceans.

GAMING
Natural History Museum saves 196 tonnes from waste

The ornithological building at the Natural History Museum at Tring has been redeveloped to be more self-sustaining, with improved thermal performance, better insulation and solar panels.

EDUCATION
UK Greetings will offset 10,000 tonnes of CO2e

UK Greetings has announced that all of its single greeting cards will be offset through the global conservation charity World Land Trust’s Carbon Balanced Paper programme.

PAPER GOODS
DreamTex makes Bluey bedding sustainable

Hit preschool show, Bluey will feature on bedding made from 100% BCI cotton from DreamTex later this year.

RETAIL