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...

Come on Australia!  When it comes to our national food waste, we can and must do so much better than this. I have been fighting food waste for thirteen years. Since noticing the mountain of food being...

A body will be established by the Australian Federal Government to help cut the nation’s food waste in half. Announced at the inaugural National Food Waste Summit held in Melbourne on 20 November 2017,...

Woolworths will soon start using the new Australasian Recycling Label across its entire Own Brand product range. The Australasian Recycling Label (ARL) was developed by Australian environmental organisation,...

Australia’s largest quick service restaurant Subway has announced that it will be eliminating the use of plastic bags from its stores Australia wide. Implementing more environmentally friendly packaging...

The Victorian State Government has announced it is banning single-use lightweight plastic shopping bags in Victoria. A date for the ban is yet to be announced with business and community consultation on...

Woolworths is banning plastic bags in its New Zealand Countdown supermarket stores. By the end of 2018, single-use bags will no longer be available in-store and through online shopping. The move follows...

A new ‘no palm oil’ certification program has been launched by The Orangutan Alliance. The Orangutan Alliance is a Melbourne-based non-profit which wants to reduce the use of non-sustainable palm oil...

Beverage bottler, Coca-Cola Amatil, says it will pass on the costs of the NSW Container Deposit Scheme to its customers. The NSW Container Deposit Scheme requires beverage producers to refund customers...