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
On National Refill Day, Bristol City Council has announced the installation of eight new water fountains around the city to cut plastic bottle consumption. However, recent research by SodaStream found that only 28 per cent of councils are engaged with local plastic bottle waste initiatives.
With global resource use predicted to double by 2060 if trends continue, Global Recycling Day is aiming to shine a light on the power of education to change public attitudes towards recycling and consumption.
The top 10 in Resource’s annual list of influencers, the Hot 100, has been announced, with Cat Fletcher, Reuse Manager at Brighton and Hove City Council and co-founder of reuse network Freegle, taking the top spot.