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Hundreds take part in UK’s first supermarket plastic mass ‘unwrap’ Shoppers handed back up to four shopping trollies worth of “unnecessary” plastic packaging per hour during the event earlier this month... Environment Society UK
Image for Edinburgh plastic-free grocery shop join’s the UK’s zero-waste ‘revolution’
Edinburgh plastic-free grocery shop join’s the UK’s zero-waste ‘revolution’ The Refillery, the latest in a string of plastic-free shops to open up in the UK, encourages shoppers to ‘think beyond the bin’... Economics Environment UK
Image for London supermarket becomes one of the first mainstream chains to introduce plastic-free zones
London supermarket becomes one of the first mainstream chains to introduce plastic-free zones With the help of campaign group A Plastic Planet, Thornton's Budgens created plastic-free zones in its Belsize Park shop in just 10 weeks... Environment UK
Image for Major supermarket scraps ‘best before’ dates from fruit and vegetable lines
Major supermarket scraps ‘best before’ dates from fruit and vegetable lines Labels will be scrapped from 116 Tesco produce lines in a bid to reduce food waste... Environment UK
Image for Supermarket introduces ‘quieter hour’ for autistic shoppers
Supermarket introduces ‘quieter hour’ for autistic shoppers Overwhelming noise, lights and information are common barriers to autistic people feeling comfortable in shops. One UK chain is taking actio... Society UK
Image for Supermarket’s new ‘wonky’ flower range stops imperfect stems going to waste
Supermarket’s new ‘wonky’ flower range stops imperfect stems going to waste From this week, a UK supermarket will sell wonky flowers for the first time, after prolonged hot and dry weather stopped some blooms from de... Environment UK
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