Sainsbury’s and its dedicated Easter Egg packaging recycling facilities

Sainsbury’s has launched a scheme that will enable customers to re-cycle their Easter egg packaging in its stores. The Sainsbury’s recycling facilities will be able to be used to recycle all Easter egg packaging and will therefore include plastic, cardboard, tin-foil and ribbon. A Sainsbury’s spokesman is reported to have said: “Recycling is an important [...]

By |2014-04-15T08:13:16+00:00April 15th, 2014|Packaging, Recyclable|0 Comments

Tesco, having trialed recyclable plastic packaging, is reported to be in a position to save the waste of more than a million eggs each year as a result of these tests

Most of us will have, at some time or another, opened a branded box of eggs only to find a broken one as the result of an ‘in-transit’ incident. For the consumer this is frustrating, however, for the distributor this can be costly. When an egg breaks in transit it will usually seep through the [...]

By |2014-04-02T14:44:12+00:00April 2nd, 2014|Packaging, Recyclable|0 Comments