NEARLY two-thirds of primates, from gorillas to lemurs, are threatened with extinction and three-quarters are suffering declines in numbers, scientists have warned.
SCOTLAND’S much-loved bottle return scheme could be set for a comeback – to help combat the country’s growing litter menace.
SCOTLAND is teetering on the brink of a litter crisis as the real cost of drastic council cutbacks is laid bare across the country.
FRIDGE magnets, mugs and chocolates are among the most-popular holiday gifts we bring home for family and friends.
SCOTLAND’S sewers are being blocked by “fatbergs” as big as footballs because people keep flushing wet wipes down the loo.
GLOBAL wildlife populations are set to have fallen by more than two thirds on 1970 levels by the end of the decade, conservationists warn.
CHAOS in kerbside bin collections is threatening to undermine the economic case for recycling, experts claim.
MALCOLM SMITH has seen plenty of the world and its wild side.
More than 50,000 litres of fuel is believed to have leaked from an oil rig that ran aground on the Western Isles.
The Department for Transport (DfT) has been far too slow to investigate whether Volkswagen should be prosecuted in the UK over the diesel emissions scandal, MPs claim.