Positive waste

Plastic recycling

Positive waste

By 2020, we'll put all waste to positive use.

Our progress so far

  • Achieved Zero Waste to Landfill, having achieved zero food waste in 2010
  • 100th comprehensive recycling facility installed, with 200 more planned
  • Largest provider of donations to Oxfam outside their own shops with more than 3,000 tonnes of clothing and more than 600 tonnes of books, CDs and DVDs donated
  • UK’s largest retail user of anaerobic digestion
  • Cannock store runs entirely on power generate through anaerobic digestion
  • 6.8m meals donated through food donation partnerships
  • Investing in comprehensive customer recycling facilities