Wednesday June 5, 2019
Waitrose is the latest high street supermarket to try and break the plastic packaging habit. They're trialing "bring your own packaging". Will it succeed?
Wednesday May 29, 2019
A second term for Modi's NDA may make it more difficult to source sustainable products from India. Plus: vandals destroy EVs and Ford's humane lay-offs
Wednesday May 22, 2019
The UK Government is introducing new controls on single use plastics from 2020. It isn't an outright ban though, which has disappointed environmental groups
Monday May 13, 2019
When the Holden car factory shuttered in Adelaide, many thought it would be the end of manufacturing. Instead it became home to new green tech.
Friday May 10, 2019
Banana leaves as packaging, sustainable palm oil still elusive, organic solar cells get stronger, panels produce algae
Grocery stores in Vietnam are using banana leaves to replace plastic packaging. Could it catch on? Plus: sustainable palm oil commitments not being met.
Thursday May 9, 2019
Waste pineapple leaves are being turned into paper in the Pacific Islands, boosting sustainability and lifting incomes for farmers.
Wednesday May 8, 2019
As more US states and cities commit to renewable energy, the cost of land, spare capacity and transmission mounts. Could it make their dreams unaffordable?
Tuesday May 7, 2019
An intergovernmental report warns ecosystems could collapse imminently. Plus, Lush launches a sustainable lipstick container and China aims big on recycling
Monday May 6, 2019
Have environmental regulations become so complex they need a complete rethink? Plus: Indian students hack sustainable food and renewables power a bank
Friday May 3, 2019
A garden centre in Canada is replacing pesticides with a natural predator. Plus, a barber helps kids build confidence and tackling loneliness