Majority Of Litter In The Thames Found To Be Single-Use Plastic – Time To Ditch Those Bottled Drinks, Wet Wipes And Crisp Packets
More than three quarters of rubbish was plastic.
1.8 million people complained about bin collections last year 🗑️
Each year, 1.6 billion tonnes of food goes to waste, that’s about one third of the food produced globally. By 2030, that figure is expected to increase to 2.1 billion tonnes. And yet, in the UK alone, an estimated 8.4 million people are struggling to afford to eat. That’s equivalent to the entire population of London.
If 2018 is known for anything, it’s the year we all became more aware of the damage our habits are having on the environment.
A few small changes can make a big difference.
And it's beating England on recycling rates, too.
It's #ZeroWasteWeek. Here's how you can get involved.
Exclusivity or waste?
Three English regions already burn more waste than is recycled, a report claims.
Shiny wrapping paper and synthetic party-poppers have a lot to answer for.