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Boycotting polyester would reduce microfiber pollution. But the larger problem is the sheer volume of clothing…

'It’s crazy good': Covid boom leaves UK furniture firms sitting pretty

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M&S cuts soya from production of milk to curb deforestation

UK retailer worked with dairy farms to end use of destructive cattle feed, but critics say…

It's time to get serious about food waste in fight against global heating | Dave Lewis

It is responsible for 8% of emissions, yet food waste is not mentioned in any country’s…

Chancellor warned scrapping tax-free shopping risks 70,000 jobs

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Greener BP must do more than talk tough on the climate crisis

A company steeped in oil and gas production may not find it easy to convince investors…

Bloom time: Morrisons doubles in-store flower stalls to meet demand

UK supermarket chain aims to give jobs to florists who lost work due to coronavirus lockdown…

How Britain's high streets are recovering after lockdown – visual analysis

Data reveals that three in 10 shops hadn’t reopened after coronavirus restrictions were lifted – with…

Rolls-Royce hoping to avoid Covid second wave on bumpy flight path | Nils Pratley

Bleak figures show how engines market is struggling, but asset sales could help firm muddle through…

UK retailers cutting jobs at fastest rate since 2009, CBI says

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