The plastic backlash

The plastic backlash

What’s behind our sudden rage – and will it make a difference? Humankind has produced unfathomable quantities of plastic for decades, first passing the 100m tonne mark in the early 1990s. But for some reason it is only very recently that people have really...
Sainsbury’s to cut plastic waste by 50%

Sainsbury’s to cut plastic waste by 50%

Friday the 13th is not normally considered an auspicious date by superstitious types, but today brings the decidedly optimistic and welcome announcement that Sainsbury’s – the UK’s second largest supermarket chain – has pledged to slash...
Glitter Ban latest

Glitter Ban latest

M&S cut back on the “magic and sparkle”Marks & Spencer has removed glitter from its entire 2019 Christmas celebration range as part of an effort to improve the recyclability of its products and curb the amount of microplastics that households end...