Environment Science

How the soap industry is responding to environmental pressures

Whether solid, liquid, or something in-between, everyone has very regular interactions with soap. The variation of facial soaps and cleansers that are tried, analysed and researched in the quest for clear skin can become intensive. But, what of the humbler hand-wash or shower gel? In new research published by Kantar Worldpanel’s strategic insight director, Tim Nancholas, […]


BBC One’s ‘Drowning in Plastic’ sheds light on the horrors of pollution

On Monday 1 October, BBC One aired perhaps one of the most poignant, emotive and topical documentaries of 2018 – Drowning in Plastic. This one-off ninety minute episode, presented by Liz Bonnin, aimed to show just how much of a devastating effect plastic is having on the planet. It somewhat seems as if this new […]