Tag: food

Top food brands lack green packaging, says Which?

Image copyright KELLOGG Image caption Pringles are now trying out a new pack design Many top UK grocery brands have non-recyclable packaging, with crisps, chocolate and cheese products among the worst offenders, says Which? The tube containing Pringles crisps, now undergoing a redesign, was singled out as “notoriously hard to recycle” by the consumer organisation. But Cadbury and Babybel were… Read more →

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Coronavirus: TasteWales food and drink showcase postponed

Image copyright Halen Mon/Getty Images/BBC Image caption Some of Wales’ best known food and drink Wales’ international food and drink showcase, BlasCymru/TasteWales, is being postponed next year due to the coronavirus pandemic. The third event of its kind, following its inauguration in 2017, was due to take place in March 2021. The Welsh Government has moved it to October, and… Read more →

‘Once-in-a-lifetime’ opportunity for more sustainable food

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The government should raise its ambitions on paying farmers to improve the countryside, the report says An independent review of UK food policy is calling for “a gold standard level of scrutiny” to ensure new trade deals do not undermine the environment. Verification schemes should address concerns such as imports of beef reared on… Read more →