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...

Australia needs to develop on-shore recycling solutions a new report on China’s recent foreign waste ban by the Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation has said. The Australian Packaging Covenant...

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...

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...

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,...

Global consumer goods producer, Unilever, has developed new technology which will allow it to recycle plastic sachet waste. The technology, named CreaSolv Process, has been developed with the Fraunhofer...

Unilever has committed to ensuring all its plastic packaging globally is either fully reusable, recyclable or compostable by 2025. The commitment includes Unilever products sold in Australia and New Zealand. Brands...

A University of Melbourne scientist and his research team have found a way to recycle the large amount of milk left over from making Greek yoghurt. According to lead researcher, Dr George Chan, it takes...

A Swinburne University team has discovered a way to re-use the large amount of plant waste often left over from producing wine. According to the team, grape pomace, which is the skins, pulp, seeds and...