‘Reusing laptops could cut UK emissions by 9m tonnes before 2030’

Using refurbished and rebuilt computers could save the UK as much as £7.7bn by the end of the decade

Challenge launches to find entrepreneurs with green waste solutions

WasteAid is awarding entrepreneurs in Johannesburg, Ho Chi Minh and Guwahati €10,000 each to support their waste reduction and recycling innovations

Belkin International targets carbon-neutrality by 2025

It has set a goal to reduce 25% single use plastic packaging by the end of 2025 and transition to FSC certified paper for all retail packaging

‘Climate change cannot be addressed without reducing overconsumption’

In a new report, think tank Green Alliance calls on the government to set a target to halve national resource consumption

Renault, Veolia and Solvay partner to recycle EV battery metals

The circular economy approach will ensure metals can be reused as much as possible and drastically lower the environmental impact of production

Government unveils new rules to tackle short lifespan of electrical appliances

Manufacturers will be required to make spare parts for products available to consumers

eBay launches new hub encouraging customers to buy refurbished products

Its ‘Certified Refurbished’ hub will make finding these products easier and prevent them going to landfill

New project launches to ensure more electric machines doesn’t mean more landfill

The project aims to stop the ‘electric revolution’ for technologies such as EVs resulting in more landfill in the future

Coca-Cola trials paper bottle in Hungary

The 100% recyclable bottles will reach 2000 customers this summer

Aldi reduces plastic packaging by 29 tonnes for Easter

The supermarket retailer removes 2 million pieces of plastic from its Easter range in its journey towards fully-recyclable packaging by 2025

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