Coles has claimed that it diverted 1.7 billion lightweight single-use plastic bags from landfill since removing them from checkouts a year ago. While Coles says that its customers are choosing reusable...

Coles will remove plastic wrapping from its bananas and other fresh produce as part of a wide-ranging series of commitments to reduce food waste, landfill and plastic packaging over the next four years. Announcing...

Nestle has announced it is aiming for all of its packaging to be either recyclable or reusable by 2025. In announcing the goal, Nestle Chief Executive Officer, Mark Schneider, said plastic waste is one...

Woolworths will be removing all single-use plastic bags from its Australian stores by 20 June 2018. The 20 June ban applies to all Woolworths supermarket, BWS, Metro and Woolworths Petrol stores. More...

McDonald’s has become the first restaurant company to set approved science based targets to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions. The global fast food chain says it will partner with its franchisees and...

Planet Ark has entered into a partnership with a sustainable packaging provider in an attempt to fight plastic waste caused by the growing popularity of delivery services. Planet Ark will now work with...

Craveable Brands is the latest Australian food company to ban the plastic bag from its stores. The parent company of Red Rooster, Oporto and Chicken Treat said it will no longer be restocking plastic bag...

The New South Wales container deposit scheme has already seen the return of more than 50 million drink containers since its launch 1 December 2017. According to the NSW Environmental Protection Authority...

Harris Farm Markets will no longer supply plastic bags to customers at its registers as of this week. Following Harris Farm Markets’ “ban the bag” campaign in 2017, an initiative that saw the supermarket...

Coca-Cola is “fundamentally reshaping” its approach to packaging globally with plans to collect and recycle the equivalent of 100 per cent of its packaging by 2030. The recycling goal is the centrepiece...