Every year in the UK alone, 5.5 billion plastic bottles aren’t recycled – many of which find their way to landfill or the ocean. We need to change that urgently if we are to address amongst other things, plastic pollution and a bottle deposit return scheme will certainly help.
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The UK’s first free national recycling scheme for plastic contact lenses – worn by an estimated 3.7 million people – is being rolled out this week.
A north London supermarket has become Britain’s first to introduce plastic-free zones, in a move campaigners believe will spur the giant chains to follow suit.
Did you know there's plastic in the average teabag? Clipper Teas have announced the launch of the 'World's first' plastic-free, unbleached and non-GM tea bag paper.
Tesco is planning to remove 'best before' labels from some of its fresh produce lines in an effort to avoid food being thrown away when it is still perfectly fit for consumption.