Waste News


What’s happening out there? Who is making changes to help or hinder the reduction of waste? New technologies and products are emerging all the time. Some may well hold the answer to our environmental challenges and some will make things worse. We report on news stories and events from our own back-yard to across the world.

Zero Waste – a Way to a Low Carbon Future

Filed in Blog, Waste News by on October 4, 2010 4 Comments
Zero Waste – a Way to a Low Carbon Future

Local community offers solution to waste

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The results are in!

Filed in Waste News by on September 23, 2010 0 Comments
The results are in!

How much food & packaging waste has been prevented from landfill?

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Tourist region bans plastic bottles

Filed in Waste News by on September 22, 2010 7 Comments
Tourist region bans plastic bottles

Officials stop two million plastic bottles contaminating tourist area

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The shocking truth about Sainsbury’s packaging?

Filed in Waste News by on September 17, 2010 16 Comments
The shocking truth about Sainsbury’s packaging?

Sainsbury’s – the first major grocer to be taken to court against wasteful packaging.

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Urgent request – please read!

Filed in Blog, Waste News by on September 8, 2010 4 Comments
Urgent request – please read!

An opportunity to change the way England deals with it’s waste

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Jeremy Irons talks about the plastic bag

Filed in Videos, Waste News by on August 17, 2010 6 Comments
Jeremy Irons talks about the plastic bag

A spoof wildlife documentary narrated by Jeremy Irons on the life of a plastic bag

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City saves $2,400 in 1 month, recycling up 30 percent

Filed in Waste News by on August 4, 2010 4 Comments
City saves $2,400 in 1 month, recycling up 30 percent

Can recycling save money? You bet it can!

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“One of the biggest economic and environmental challenges we face”

Filed in Blog, Waste News by on June 16, 2010 6 Comments
“One of the biggest economic and environmental challenges we face”

Read the Government’s approach to waste and what Caroline Spelman thinks about it

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