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Closing the loop on waste: Zero Waste Olympics 2012

 London 2012 has been heralded as the greatest event that the UK has ever held, as well as the first ever Zero Waste Olympics and Paralympics of the modern era. To achieve this, LOCOG decided that 70% of waste would be recycled, reused or composted. The rest...

A Landmark Year

The London 2012 Olympics brought our nation together and created a legacy that would not only change London, but influence future events around the globe. London Bio Packaging had a crucial part to play in delivering LOCOG’s vision for a zero-waste Olympic Games. We designed, developed and supplied all the...

Video: Zero Waste Olympics 2012

Behind the scenes of the Games, the LBP Eco-warriors were exercising their magic. Thousands of pieces of eco-friendly packaging were composted or recycled, thus diverting 8,500 tons of waste to landfill. Follow our Olympic journey in our ‘Zero Waste’ video below to see how the closed-loop system helped in making the...