Reuse, recycle: five brands show how it’s done

Five pioneering companies are using innovative methods to reuse and recycle textiles and other products that would otherwise go to landfill

Five innovative packaging trends

From elegant designs for cannabidiol oil cosmetics to compostable materials and plastic-free deliveries, innovation in packaging is almost as important as the products themselves

The new recycling system punishing waste producers

The UK is in need of improved recycling systems, laws and infrastructure, and while change may be slow, companies must be prepared

Why we need to reimagine plastic recycling in the UK

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

Is BAMB the future of sustainable building?

Buildings constructed with reusable materials create added value in an industry where sustainability is increasingly in the spotlight

Rethinking food waste as a resource

Food “waste” should be rethought as a valuable resource which can be used to create value and combat climate change

Treating city wastewater as a resource

Faced with a rising global water shortage, cities can no longer pour away precious resources and must recycle wastewater

Pioneering sustainable packaging in the food sector

Consumers have become more attuned to sustainability, prompting restaurants and shops to launch initiatives to reduce single-use plastics in packaging