Nestlé has announced that all plastic bottles used by its Henniez mineral water brand now contain at least 75% recycled PET plastic. Read more
PepsiCo says that it aims to triple the content of recycled plastic in its bottles across the European Union by 2030. Read more
UK bottled water brand Highland Spring will trial a new plastic bottle in the UK which is made from 100% recycled plastic, a first for the UK bottled water category. Read more
The Co-op is set to become the first UK retailer to trial a bottle deposit return scheme, as it will set up reverse vending machines at several UK festivals this summer. Read more
Krones has released a new droplet-shaped lightweight bottle which is marketed as an alternative to the current PET bottles used by airlines. Read more
Nestlé Waters UK has announced plans to introduce recycled plastic to every single water bottle produced at its UK production facility in Buxton. Read more
The UK government has proposed a bottle and can deposit return scheme (DRS) which aims to cut down the levels of plastic waste in the country. Read more
Shops and businesses in London have joined a scheme that offers people free tap water refills as part of plans to reduce single-use plastic bottles in the city. Read more
Müller has announced it will purchase several plastic bottle manufacturing facilities in the UK in a bid to reduce plastic waste. Read more
Harrogate has secured sufficient availability of recycled PET to ensure all its product packaging shall contain 50% recycled content from April 2018. Read more
© FoodBev Media Ltd 2020
World Beverage Innovation Awards – DEADLINE EXTENDED!
The awards celebrate excellence and innovation across the global beverage industry.
Don’t miss out on having your innovations recognised on a global scale.
Deadline extended to 18 September – enter now!