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Blog Dec 15 2017
When you’re wrapped up in the excitement of Christmas, keeping sustainability in mind can be difficult. That’s why we’ve put together these handy guidelines to illustrate just how simple it can be ...
Blog Nov 28 2017
Recycle more at work with a zero waste office plan
In 2017, a survey of 1,000 workers in the UK found that employees are significantly less likely to recycle in the workplace than at home. Nearly 20% of respondents said that they don’t recycle at...
Blog Nov 16 2017
Box to Box in 14 Days
DS Smith is a leading supplier of sustainable packaging solutions. We produce boxes for our customers, collect them once they've been used, and recycle them back into more boxes. It takes two weeks...
Blog Oct 24 2017
Recycling and its place in the circular economy
Peter Clayson, general manager for business development and external affairs at DS Smith, discusses how following the waste hierarchy and achieving consistency in recycling are essential to achievi...
Article Aug 16 2017
Do your teams need waste management training?
With the Circular Economy Package’s targets becoming more ambitious and national recycling targets reaching higher than before, it’s increasingly important to ensure you’re equipped to make the rig...
Article Aug 10 2017
Closing the loop on black plastic ready-meal trays
Every year in the UK, 3.5 million tonnes of plastics go to landfill because black and some other colours of packaging cannot be detected by recycling sorters.