New assurance first for plastic pollution reduction
Businesses can now take significant verifiable steps to manage plastic waste and its impact on the environment, thanks to the launch of the world's first best-practice standard for Responsible Plastic Management (RPM).According to the Pew Foundation, the flow of plastic into the world's oceans will nearly triple to 29 million metric tonnes per year by 2040 if no action is taken. This could increase even further wit
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UK chancellor Rishi Sunak has today confirmed a temporary windfall tax on the profits of oil and gas firms to help with the cost-of-living crisis.
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