Recycling may conjure up images of a clean, green, modern-thinking industry, but in many ways it is stuck in the past, especially when it comes to PET plastic
With both public awareness of plastic pollution and our reliance on this versatile resource at an all-time high, it’s time to get clear on plastic
Consumers have become more attuned to sustainability, prompting restaurants and shops to launch initiatives to reduce single-use plastics in packaging
Profit-for-purpose organisation ClimateCare is creating mini economies that deliver social and environmental benefits in hard-to-reach areas
As oceans drown in plastic and the developed world launches a clean-up campaign, the tide of pollution is still rising
Inaction is not an option as government and the packaging industry strive to cut waste and introduce a circular economy
A versatile material, plastics are in danger of being demonised, but how can they be made environmentally friendly in the packaging industry?
Across brands, retailers and manufacturers, the people who design and specify materials and formats for packs, are grappling with demands from their customers to use less plastic