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Retask the Mask: UK recycling campaign tackling face mask pollution

22nd April 2021

Coronavirus / facemasks / Plastic Waste / PPE / Recycling


Farmers and waste companies urged to check waste management processes or face enforcement action

25th November 2020

contamination / exports / Farmers / Plastic Waste


M&S Take-Back Scheme To Turn Plastic Into Playground Equipment

30th January 2019

Marks and Spencer / Plastic Waste


Waitrose Launches £1m Initiative To Tackle UK Plastic Pollution

28th January 2019

Hubbub / Plastic Waste / Waitrose


UK’s First Free Contact Lenses Recycling Scheme Launches

15th January 2019

ACUVUE / Contact Lenses / Johnson and Johnson / Plastic Waste / TerraCycle


UK Plastic Recycling Found Dumped In Malaysia, Says Greenpeace

24th October 2018

Greenpeace / Plastic Waste / Waste Exports


Winners Of Government Plastic Innovation Funding Announced

19th October 2018

Green GB Week / Plastic Waste


Carlsberg Makes Waves To Reduce Plastic Waste

7th September 2018

Carlsberg / Plastic Waste


Plastic Tax Consultation Receives “Unprecedented” Number Of Responses

20th August 2018

HM Treasury / Plastic Tax Consultation / Plastic Waste / SUEZ


Government Launches £20m Plastics Research & Innovation Fund

18th June 2018

Marine Litter / Ocean Plastics / Plastic Waste / Plastics and Research Innovation Fund / UKRI


170,000t Of Plastic Packaging Lost In Kenyan Environment Annually

15th June 2018

Eunomia / Kenya / Plastic Waste


EU Tax On Non-Recycled Plastic Waste Is “Against Waste Hierarchy”

9th May 2018

EU Commission / Plastic Waste / Rethink Plastic alliance / Tax


Public Would Back A Global Plastic Straw Ban, Survey Finds

26th April 2018

ban / ocean / plastic / Plastic Waste / Recycling / reduce / straws / survey


Advetec Invests £600,000 In Organic Waste Research

12th April 2018

Advetec / Organic Waste / Plastic Waste / R&D


EA Chair Calls For Longer Prison Sentences For Waste Criminals

22nd March 2018

EA / Emma Howard Boyd / Greater Manchester / Green Summit / Marine Litter / plastic / Plastic Waste


Boris Johnson Takes On Plastic Waste At Foreign Office

28th February 2018

Boris Johnson / Foreign And Commonwealth Office / Marine Litter / Ocean Plastic / Plastic Waste / Plastics


New “Hard-Hitting” Recycle Now Campaign Takes On Plastic Waste

22nd February 2018

Plastic Waste / Recycle now / WRAP


£6m Fund To Boost Green Spaces & Reduce Plastic Waste In London

14th February 2018

London / Plastic Waste / Sadiq Khan

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