June 25, 2019

Boots To Replace Plastic Bags With Brown Paper Carriers By 2020

The company's decision is said to save more than 900 tonnes of single-use plastic being used annually

June 12, 2019

Canada Pledges To Ban Single-Use Plastic By 2021

'Canadians know first-hand the impacts of plastic pollution and are tired of seeing their beaches, parks, streets, and shorelines littered with plastic waste'

June 6, 2019

Sainsbury's To Become First UK Supermarket To Ditch Plastic Bags For Loose Fruit And Veg Nationwide

The supermarket chain has doubled its efforts to cut plastic by aiming to remove a further 1,284 tonnes of plastic this year

July 30, 2018

Supermarket Plastic Bag Sales Slashed By 86% Since 5p Charge

The levy has had a big impact on the number of bags used by consumers

June 9, 2018

Pilot Whale Who'd Ingested 85 Plastic Bags Dies In Thailand

Over 300 marine mammals are found dead each year in Thailand as a result of the plastic problem

April 13, 2018

90% Of Brits Call Themselves 'Ethical Consumers'

A recent poll asked people about their habits

March 14, 2018

Retail Giant Aldi Ditching Single-Use Plastic Bags To Cut Waste

The supermarket has called on others to do the same