Nestle and Jacobs Douwe Egberts have announced today (15 April) the launch of its coffee pod recycling scheme, Podback.
Local authorities Cheltenham Borough Council and South Derbyshire District Council have rolled out a kerbside collection for Podback, while Chichester District Council will begin trialling the scheme over the next two months.
The Environment Agency (EA) has announced that it will be increasing storage limits at waste transfer stations under its new standard rules permits, with details revealed in a consultation response document on Monday (24 August).
Eunomia Research and Consulting has announced that it will be providing technical support to Zero Waste Scotland and the National Bed Federation (NBF) on a project to assess extended producer responsibility (EPR) approach to improve mattress circularity in Scotland.
Though cycling is seen as the ideal form of green transport, millions of bike tyres and inner tubes are thrown away every year in the UK. Is it possible to dispose of these items in an environmentally friendly way?