Waitrose is moving to multicoloured recycled trays for its ready meals as it bids to eliminate its use of unrecyclable black plastic by the end of the year.
Parents are being urged to put their children’s used nappies in the bin after a survey suggested one in 10 puts them in the recycling.
Nearly half the packaging used by major UK supermarkets cannot be easily recycled, a study has found.
Scotland’s planned flat-rate deposit return scheme for drinks cans and bottles could “severely hamper” efforts to tackle childhood obesity, public health experts have warned.
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The Philippines has shipped 69 containers of what its officials called illegally transported waste back to Canada.
Environmentalists in Scotland are joining forces with campaigners across the globe to urge more countries to adopt a deposit return scheme for drinks cans and bottles.
Ministers have been urged to halt shops giving needless receipts to customers.
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.