Coca-Cola joins other companies in ‘New Plastics Economy’ plan with pledge of 70% recycling by 2025

The New Plastics Economy initiativeincludes over 40 organizations representing the entire global plastics industry. ©iStock/choness

Coca-Cola has pledged to boost its recycling rate of plastic packaging from 14% to 70% by 2025, as part of the New Plastics Economy, a global “rethink” and reshaping of the system behind how plastic is recycled.

Volvic's 'find your volcano' campaign includes on-pack labels such as 'fearless' and 'brave'

‘Find your volcano’: Volvic launches £2.2m new year campaign

Category blurring: ‘This is the end of the beverage category as we knew it’ Pic:iStock/foto-ruhrgebiet

‘Water is not water anymore’: In a new era of beverages, where does bottled water fit in?

#DanoneWhiteWave reaction.

Frost & Sullivan: ‘More dairy companies will expand into the dairy alternative category to offset flat liquid milk sales’

WhiteWave’s business includes Silk, So Delicious, Vega, Alpro, Provamel, Horizon Organic, Wallaby Organic, Earthbound Farm and International Delight

Danone $12.5bn WhiteWave acquisition ‘comes as no surprise’ say industry specialists

BASF and Avantium to produce FDCA and PEF

BASF and Avantium to produce FDCA and PEF to improve food packaging films and plastic bottles

Treofan to expand in the US

Treofan to expand in the US as it sees growing market for five layer labels

Wageningen UR public-private partnership on biobased food packaging

Wageningen UR to launch public-private partnership on biobased food packaging

"The global food system remains broken," said Oxfam, although it notes increased willingness to tackle social and environmental issues among the top 10 food firms

Oxfam: World’s biggest food companies must ‘walk the talk’ on sustainability

SIG Combibloc Obeikan opens regional HQ in Dubai

‘MEA ambient beverage market has grown with more regionalization of brands and multi-national infiltration’

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