People underestimate how hot the world has become and how much plastic waste has ended up in the environment, research suggests.
Deposit return scheme predicted to take thousands of littered plastic bottles off Scotland’s streets every day
New figures released today suggest that nearly 31,000 plastic bottles every day could vanish from Scotland's streets, beaches and green spaces under the forthcoming Deposit Return Scheme.
Tonnes of rubbish and marine pollution have been cleared from a number of islands in the north west Highlands.
2018 was the year of the reusable coffee cup and the paper straw, with the world sitting up and taking note of the single use plastic consumption crisis.
Royal Ballet soloist Fernando Montano dances under water surrounded by plastic to highlight the pollution of the world’s oceans.
The frontline of the war against plastic packaging is the weekly shop.
Tiny pieces of plastic pollution have been found in rivers, lakes and wetlands across Britain, research suggests.
A Scottish company that turns plastic waste into roads and carparks has opened its first factory in Dumfries and Galloway.
Washed up rubbish from at least 50 years ago sparks fears that coastal landfill sites are polluting Scotland’s seas
RUBBISH dumped in coastal landfill sites decades ago is washing up on Scotland’s beaches, campaigners have warned.
MADELINE WARREN is waging a one-woman war against the use of plastic food wrapping in supermarkets.
SHOPPERS will be able to cut down on their plastic use by bringing along containers to refill with a variety of products at a new shop in Glasgow.