The Environment Agency (EA) is calling on sporting organisations across the nation to advance efforts to combat the issue of plastic waste.
The board is presenting new advice to sports clubs, venues and event organisers pertaining to the reduction of ‘avoidable’ plastic waste as part of the drive. The guidance includes the promotion of plastic-reducing initiatives such as the introduction of water refill stations; campaigns to minimise superfluous food packaging; and the provision of... More
International waste management charity Wasteaid has announced a two-year partnership worth €900,000 (£800,000) with sustainable food packaging company Huhtamaki to drive community-level circular economy innovation in Vietnam, India and South Africa.
The Cup Movement’s new #TakeItBack scheme is seeking to raise awareness of the coffee cup recycling facilities available in Glasgow, whilst a new partnership with DS will expand coffee cup recycling options throughout the city.
Resource London has today (29 January) revealed a list of measures that could increase recycling rates in London flats by 26 per cent through simple solutions such as providing residents with clear information and ensuring that bins are emptied and cleaned regularly.
A report from think tank Green Alliance has highlighted that supermarkets are under increasing public pressure to cut down on plastic, resulting in the increased use of alternative materials which often have greater environmental consequences.
Inspired by this year’s surge in environmental activism, the 2019 Recycle Week, which will run from 23-29 September, is on a mission to encourage the public to recycle more of the right things more often.