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Alternatives to plastic toothbrushes: what are the options?

Alternatives to plastic toothbrushes: what are the options?

Which? takes a look at the alternatives to plastic toothbrushes, from bamboo and corn starch to manual toothbrushes with replaceable heads. Plus, find out how to recycle your old plastic toothbrush.

Six ways supermarkets have reduced plastic

Six ways supermarkets have reduced plastic

Which? reveals some of the the surprisingly simple ways supermarkets are saving plastic waste

Not yet recycled: the grocery brands with a packaging problem

Not yet recycled: the grocery brands with a packaging problem

Find out where big grocery brands are falling short when it comes to recyclable packaging, plus get expert recycling tips

The plastic people still recycle incorrectly – and does it really matter?

The plastic people still recycle incorrectly – and does it really matter?

How should you dispose of plastic cutlery, bottles, salad bags and glass? Can these common items be recycled, and how do you know? We explain how to recycle in the UK.

How good are the UK’s councils at explaining their recycling systems?

How good are the UK’s councils at explaining their recycling systems?

Our data suggests councils are failing to educate UK residents on how to recycle correctly at home. But why is it important, and what can you do?

Waitrose Unpacked – is packaging-free food budget-friendly?

Waitrose Unpacked – is packaging-free food budget-friendly?

Waitrose has extended its packaging-free trial to stores in Abingdon, Cheltenham and Wallingford. The trial allows customers to bring in their own, refillable containers for fruit and veg, pasta, cereals,...

Tesco and Iceland’s crackdown on supermarket plastic bags

Tesco and Iceland’s crackdown on supermarket plastic bags

Tesco has announced a ban on plastic bags arriving with online groceries and Iceland is trialling a plastic-bag-free shop. Other supermarkets are already cutting down on plastic bags. What are the online grocers doing about plastic?

Iceland returns to plastic despite commitment to remove it from stores

Iceland returns to plastic despite commitment to remove it from stores

After failing to successfully launch bananas packaged without plastic, Iceland has reintroduced plastic bags for the fruit.  In February 2019, Iceland launched bananas sold wrapped only in a paper band....

Seven ways to recycle better

Seven ways to recycle better

Whether it’s giving packaging a quick rinse or taking stretchy plastic to a supermarket collection point, there’s lots you can do to cut down on plastic waste and help the...

Almost half of supermarket packaging isn’t easily recyclable, Which? finds

Almost half of supermarket packaging isn’t easily recyclable, Which? finds

Only 52% of supermarket packaging can be easily recycled according to our latest recycling investigation. We dissected packaging from a range of popular supermarket own-brand groceries and added up how...

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