Sustainability Breadcrumb Home Sustainability News Adidas introduces 100% recyclable running shoe The new Futurecraft.Loop can be returned to adidas, broken down and reused to create new performance running shoes. News Morgan Stanley launches plastic waste resolution project Morgan Stanley wants to keep the positive aspects of plastics while investing in projects to improve sustainability. News Cabot targets sustainability with recycled content masterbatches Cabot Corp. launched new grades of black masterbatch based on recycled polymers during the Plastics Recycling Show Europe 2019, held in Amsterdam 9-11 April. News Unilever boosts recycled content, sustainability targets One of the largest consumer packaged goods companies in the world is pledging that its plastic packaging in North America will contain 50% recycled content by the end of this year. News US researchers develop NR-reinforced bioplastics Researchers at the Ohio State University have combined natural rubber (NR) with bioplastics to develop a “tough and flexible” biodegradable material. News Tomra unveils “future of plastics recycling” at PRSE 2019 Tomra Sorting Recycling has launched its Innosort Flake plastic waste sorting machine in Europe, billing it as “the future of plastics recycling”. News Huhtamaki introduces recyclable flexible packaging range Finnish packaging specialist Huhtamaki has introduced a new range of recyclable flexible packaging solutions to conform with the growing circular economy trends. News “Great potential” for bioplastics in toy industry Toys made from plant-based plastics instead of crude oil were the centre of focus at the first edition of bio!TOY conference held 27-28 March 2019 in Nuremberg, Germany. News Earthwatch Europe publishes report on freshwater plastics waste Environmental charity Earthwatch Europe has published the Plastic Rivers report, detailing 10 most common types of plastic consumer waste found in freshwater rivers and lakes. News Which sustainable future for plastics? One-day seminar held in Mons, Belgium, addresses the issue of a sustainable future – with plastics – and what this should look like. News Plastic Energy to build five recycling plants in Indonesia UK chemical recycling specialist, Plastic Energy Ltd is planning to build five recycling plants in West Java, Indonesia. News UNESDA eyes sustainability in five-year “aspirations” Union of European Soft Drinks Associations (UNESDA) has set out its “aspirations” for the 2019-2024 period with plans to address social challenges surrounding the soft drinks industry. News ExxonMobil to report pellet pollution Following pressure from a green shareholder activist group, ExxonMobil Chemical Co. agreed 27 March to expand its public reporting around resin pellet spills from its factories. News Alpla, Fromm found JV to expand recycling collaborations Austrian packaging specialist Alpla and Swiss packaging equipment supplier Fromm Holding AG have advanced their PET recycling collaboration with the formation of a new joint venture. Load More Newsletters PNE Weekly e-Bulletin (Weekly) Automotive Newsletter (Monthly) Packaging Newsletter (Monthly) Injection Moulding Newsletter (Monthly) Recycling Newsletter (Monthly) EMAIL ADDRESS Please enter a valid email address. Please enter your email address. Please select at least one newsletter to subscribe.