The UK is not on track to meet EU targets to recycle half of household rubbish by 2020, the latest Government data suggests.
A deposit return scheme for drinks containers should include glass bottles and be rolled out across the UK, the Scottish Conservatives have said.
HIGHLAND SPRING has announced its water bottles will be produced from recycled plastic following a successful trial.
A NETWORK of hi-tech public taps is to be put in place across Scotland to encourage people to drink more water.
RECYCLED waste in Scotland has overtaken the amount sent to landfill for the first time, new figures show.
Down in the dumps: Scientist excavates secrets of Scottish landfill sites and fears we’re throwing away our future
CLOTHES pulled from the ground after 30 years that could be washed and worn again.
MINISTERS from across the UK could work together to develop schemes to encourage more people to recycle drinks cans and bottles.
WATER brand Highland Spring is to trial the use of 100% recycled plastic bottles to help cut ocean pollution.
THE UK's largest coffee shop chain has pledged to recycle as many disposable cups as it sells by 2020 in an effort to cut the number sent to landfill.
Swap ’til we drop! Eco-friendly R:evolve Recycle boutiques aim to give shoppers a fashion fix and a greener world
IT seems one person’s trash really is another’s treasure.