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Fashion United
Sep 23, 2020

Amazon launches programme to help customers identify sustainable pr...

Amazon has announced the launch of a new Climate Pledge Friendly programme to help shoppers more easily identify sustainable products on the US retail giant’s website. Across more than 25,000 products, Amazon customers can now see a Climate Pledge Friendly label on products th...
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Sep 23, 2020

How are outdoor brands using recycling to meet environmental sustai...

For Recycle Week in a year where Covid-19 has forced many of us to reconnect with nature, take a look at some outdoor brands that have sustainability at their heart and use recycling as one of the ways in which to meet their environmental goals.
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Beauty Packaging
Sep 23, 2020

Natura & Co allies itself with UN global compact

As Climate Week 2020 (September 21-27) takes on a consequential role in determining how society moves forward in a post-pandemic world, Natura &Co—the group that comprises Avon, Natura, The Body Shop and Aesop—has announced steps to support key multilateral efforts to deepen i...
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Packaging News
Sep 23, 2020

Nuvae Healthcare and Constantia Flexibles launch fully recyclable h...

India’s Nuvae Healthcare is Constantia Flexibles’ newest customer on the company’s journey to bring the recyclable flexible packaging solution EcoLamPlus to consumers.
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Packaging Gateway
Sep 23, 2020

Ocean Spray to launch free recycling programme with TerraCycle

US agricultural cooperative Ocean Spray and recycling company TerraCycle have partnered to launch a free recycling programme. The Ocean Spray Recycling Programme enables consumers to recycle Ocean Spray flexible plastic Craisins dried cranberries and snack packaging for an al...
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Packaging World
Sep 23, 2020

PepsiCo partners to prevent ocean plastics in Thailand

Burgess Davis, VP, Global Sustainable Plastics at PepsiCo, shares how The PepsiCo Foundation has joined TerraCycle to dramatically reduce the volume of marine debris and plastic waste found in the world’s waterways.
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Waste 360
Sep 23, 2020

Smurfit Kappa launches sustainable BanaBag for banana producers

BanaBag®, is the innovative and 100% sustainable product that Smurfit Kappa offers to banana producers across the region. It is a unique solution for organic producers, because it protects the fruit and reduces the overheating that other materials produce.
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TRT World
Sep 22, 2020

A Turkish startup: save food, save money, save the Earth

Oreka bridges the gap as a mid-partner between premium food producers and sellers. In essence, when markets, cafes,and patisseries have surplus product at the end of the day, Oreka are able to discount the goods by 50 percent, or more, sometimes, and offer them to be purchased...
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Lets Recycle
Sep 22, 2020

Biffa and Nestlé strike recycled plastic deal

Biffa has partnered with Nestlé Waters UK, the bottled water division of Nestlé UK, to provide the drinks company with recycled polyethylene terephthalate (rPET) made from British recycled plastic.
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Flexpack Mag
Sep 22, 2020

Biodegradable corrosion inhibiting film to help reduce plastic cons...

Cortec’s Eco-Corr Film is being tested by an automaker as part of the OEM’s new green logistics project aimed at decreasing plastic consumption. The Eco-Corr Film is being used for transport of automotive engines from manufacturing facilities in the Czech Republic to India whe...
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Sep 22, 2020

Climate action: Fear hasn’t motivated people, so let’s get them exc...

The most successful trickle-up campaigns of the last decade have been inspired not by fear, or anger, but by excitement. They have been fueled by people wanting to be a part of something ambitious, and even a little bit dangerous. How do we use what we learned from these succe...
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PR Newswire
Sep 22, 2020

European Social Innovation Competition announces its 10 Reimagine F...

Today, the European Commission announces the Finalists for the 2020 European Social Innovation Competition around the topic of Reimagine Fashion: Changing behaviours for sustainable fashion.
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Circular Online
Sep 22, 2020

Evian launches bottle made from 100% recycled plastic

Evian natural mineral water has today reached an additional milestone in its circularity journey, with the introduction of new recycled bottles in its portfolio, made from 100% recycled plastic. This innovation is now available in the U.K.
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Footwear News
Sep 22, 2020

How Prota Fiori turns food waste into italian-made footwear

With pride in her heritage as a fourth-generation Italian-American as well as a focus on health and wellness, Stucko came up with Prota Fiori — a luxury women’s footwear line that uses innovative upcycled materials such as apple and grape leather from Italy.
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Tech Advisor
Sep 22, 2020

HP's new Pavilion laptops take sustainability to the next level

HP's new Pavilion range is made using recycled plastics, making them among the most sustainable laptops you can buy.
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Cosmetics Design Europe
Sep 22, 2020

New online tool helps beauty makers develop sustainable packaging

Today the Sustainable Packaging Initiative for Cosmetics (SPICE) announced a new publicly available tool to assess more than 15 environmental indicators of packaging production and life-cycle.
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Cosmetics Design Europe
Sep 22, 2020

Prune power? Zero-waste plum kernel oil ‘carving out a niche of its...

Plums and prunes discarded by the agri-food sector can be used to develop zero-waste emollient oils for skin care and hair care, tapping into widespread demand for sustainable, plant-based innovation, says UK supplier Kerfoot Group.
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Packaging Gateway
Sep 22, 2020

Storopack introduces new polyurethane foam with renewable content

Protective packaging solution provider Storopack has launched a new polyurethane foam with renewable content to ship goods and lower impact on the environment.
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Food Navigator
Sep 22, 2020

Sugarcane waste upcycled into plastic-free packaging: ‘Dispose Supr...

Made from upcycled sugarcane waste, the ‘fully compostable’ offering can be used for greasy, wet, or hot food. FoodNavigator speaks to W-Cycle co-founder Joseph Siani to find out more.
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Thailand Tatler
Sep 21, 2020

5 Thai eco-friendly fashion brands to follow

Supporting eco-friendly dressmakers and craftsmanship is a way to help reduce carbon footprint. Here are five eco-friendly Thai brands that will not only help your wardrobe become more sustainable, but also uplift local communities and fight the exploitative culture of fast fa...
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Sep 21, 2020

Best refillable beauty products for a more sustainable beauty routine

Want to cut down on your plastic consumption? These refillable beauty products help to cut down on excess packaging.
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British Plastics and Rubber
Sep 21, 2020

Borealis develops Bornewables portfolio of circular, premium polyol...

Borealis has announced the launch of the Bornewables™, a new portfolio of circular polyolefin products. Produced with renewable feedstock derived entirely from waste and residue streams, these premium polyolefins offer the same material performance as virgin polyolefins, yet w...
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Business Korea
Sep 21, 2020

Environment industry: Waste crisis presents opportunity for recycli...

China has begun to restrict the import of most types of solid waste (excluding only a few types of metal waste) from Sep 2020, and plans to ban the import of all solid waste from 2021. Any violation will face fines of up to US$710,000, with both the related shipping company an...
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Prestige Online
Sep 21, 2020

Felicia Budi showcases circular fashion with fbudi

Felicia Budi tells Prestige how 10 years in the fashion industry inspired her through the diversity of traditional fabrics and ultimately provoked the to work on something deeper than simply making clothes.
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Setting Mind
Sep 21, 2020

NATIVE's natural deodorant features plastic-free packaging

Now that the company has its vegan formula and strong following locked down, they have decided to focus on sustainability. Available in five of their signature scents, NATIVE has recently launched deodorant with plastic-free packaging made from paperboard.
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Intelligent Living
Sep 21, 2020

PBTL the new plastic that could be recycled endlessly

Scientists have finally developed a new kind of plastic that can be recycled endlessly. Usually, the recycling process seriously weakens the quality of plastics. As a result, recycled plastic is typically used to make low-value products, including bins and outdoor benches. To ...
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Croatia Week
Sep 21, 2020

Pčelarko Omoti: First Croatian eco-friendly beeswax food wrapping

Pčelarko Omoti is the first Croatian eco wraps for wrapping food. The beeswax wraps are an eco-friendly, reusable alternative to aluminum and cling foil.
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The Independent
Sep 21, 2020

Recycle Week: The environmentally-friendly swaps to make, from clot...

From 21 to 27 September, it’s Recycle Week, an annual campaign that celebrates and encourages all things recycling, organised by the Waste and Resources Action Programme (Wrap).This year’s theme, “Thanking The Nation: Together – We Recycle”, focuses on recognising the efforts ...
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Circular Online
Sep 21, 2020

Scotland earmarks £70m to improve waste and recycling infrastructure

Green economic growth after coronavirus (COVID-19) is ‘at the heart’ of the recently announced Programme for Government, according to the Scottish Government, with £70 million being earmarked to improve waste and recycling infrastructure as part of it.
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Bioenergy Insight Magazine
Sep 21, 2020

Somerset, UK increased food waste recycling during lockdown

Somerset in the UK recycled an extra 3,500 tonnes of key materials during the COVID-19 lockdown, including an additional 1,182 tonnes of food waste.

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