Welcome to Top Store

Best Products at Best Prices

0$0.00

No products in the cart.

Tag: Pollution

The plastic polluters won 2019 – and we’re running out of time to stop them | Environment

The beach at Muncar on the island of Java was revolting. The 400-yard wide, mile-long stretch of sand was feet deep in foul-smelling sauce sachets, shopping bags, nappies, bottles and bags, plastic clothes and detergent bottles. Bulldozers had cleared away and buried some of the huge mat of plastic and sand two years ago, but …

The plastic polluters won 2019 – and we’re running out of time to stop them | EnvironmentRead More

John Lewis trucks to run on carbon-neutral cow manure | Environment

Hundreds of John Lewis delivery trucks will begin running on cow power from 2021 as the retailer weans its fleet off polluting diesel fuel and switches to carbon-neutral cow manure. The retailer will begin using renewable biomethane made from manure slurry for almost 300 John Lewis and Waitrose delivery vans under new plans from its …

John Lewis trucks to run on carbon-neutral cow manure | EnvironmentRead More

Britain’s biggest grocer wants to get rid of a billion plastic pieces

Tolga Akmen | AFP | Getty Images Major U.K. grocery chain Tesco announced plans to remove 1 billion pieces of plastic from its own-brand products in its U.K. stores by the end of 2020. The firm said Friday it would be making several changes to get rid of plastic. It will remove plastic trays used …

Britain’s biggest grocer wants to get rid of a billion plastic piecesRead More

Waitrose to stop selling plastic toys in Christmas crackers from 2020 | Environment

John Lewis and Waitrose are to stop selling Christmas crackers containing plastic toys and puzzles as part of a drive to reduce single-use plastics – but not until 2020. The retailers will announce on Monday that they would switch next year to crackers filled with toys and other items made from recyclable materials such as …

Waitrose to stop selling plastic toys in Christmas crackers from 2020 | EnvironmentRead More