Museums, restaurants and scores of shops in London have joined a special scheme to tackle plastic pollution. They have pledged to offer free tap water at their venues to dissuade people from buying.. Source: Euronews English -
Costa Coffee has joined other high street coffee vendors in a commitment to tackle waste.
The chain announced today that it will guarantee to recycle the same volume of cups it puts into the market.. City A.M.
Managing director Dominic Paul said that the scheme was 'entirely dependent on customer behaviour'. The firm, who are Britain's biggest coffee shop chain, recycled just 14million cups last year. MailOnline
US Hedge fund Elliott Advisors has made around £32.4million from a £500million boost to Costa Coffee owner Whitbread’s share price after reports it wants to break up the business MailOnline Also reported by •thisismoney.co.uk
Shares in Whitbread are leading the FTSE 100 risers this morning as pressure grows on the company to spin out Costa as a separate company.
Whitbread was up as much as 8.5 per cent to 4,273p in.. City A.M.