Iceland first uk Retailer to Adopt Plastic-free Label on Packaging

Supermarket chain Iceland has adopted the world’s first plastic-free trust mark, launched yesterday (17 May), to help consumers make more environmentally-conscious purchasing decisions. The concept of the ‘Plastic Free’ mark, developed by campaign group A Plastic Planet, is simple: it will be borne by items free of plastic, which the group believes will lead to […]

ACC aims to recycle, recover or reuse 100% of plastic packaging by 2040

The American Chemistry Council’s (ACC) Plastics Division announced Wednesday its members have set three ambitious goals: to ensure 100% of plastic packaging is recyclable or recoverable by 2030; to reuse, recycle or recover 100% of plastic packaging by 2040; and for all U.S. manufacturing sites operated by members to participate in Operation Clean Sweep-Blue (OCS) […]