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Packaging has a place, it protects our food and keeps it fresher and safe for longer. We want to keep plastics and packaging in the economy and out of the oceans by using less and making our products easy to recycle. Find out what we’re doing to make a difference.
The plastic packaging has been replaced with a card tray and sleeve, making the base easy to recycle.
The plastic packaging has been replaced with a foil tray and card sleeve, making the base easy to recycle.
Our milk bottle tops are a shade lighter, making it easier for recycle machines to sort them.
Our cooked meat packaging is made with single material, making it easier to recycle and saving 163 tonnes of plastic from landfill.
Our water bottles are made from 50% recycled materials, preventing 270 tonnes of refuse. Find out how our water bottles help fund clean water projects.
Our pizza trays are made from cardboard, saving 200 tonnes of non-recyclable polystyrene.
Our Irresistible tomato packaging is cardboard not plastic.
In selected stores across England and Scotland we stock compostable bags so they can be used in food waste caddies and bins, saving 311 tonnes of plastic waste - find out how we're reducing single use carrier bags in store.
Our mushrooms don’t come in black packaging anymore so they can be easily recycled.
Our tissue boxes are fully made from FSC paper, without plastic so they can be recycled.
We've always been at the forefront of removing hidden plastic and unnecessary packaging, from removing plastic from cotton buds 11 years, banning microbeads and changing our own-brand straws to paper not plastic. In 2017 we stated that we want to make all our packaging easy to recycle. We’ve moved from 46% of our products being easy to recycle to 74%. The result is that almost three-quarters of our own brand products are being widely recycled, 95% of the packaging for all these products when measured by weight.