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Fish waste plastic wins International James Dyson Award

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Can we nudge green cooperation?

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Sainsbury’s scraps fresh food plastic bags

Supermarket giant Sainsbury’s has stepped up its action on waste by scrapping plastic...

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Royal Society of Chemistry backs recycling drive to recover precious metals

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Nature-based business solutions to the climate emergency: part 2

In part 1, we looked at how companies, NGOs and governments across the...

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Business pact targets 8 plastic items to be banned by end of 2020

A wide-ranging group of businesses has called for eight plastic items to be...

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Giant plastic trap sets out again on great ocean cleanup

A floating boom that aims to trap some of the 1.8 trillion items...

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Gatwick Airport trialling a reusable coffee cup system

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Do I need to wash plastics before recycling?

It’s easy to take for granted just how well-equipped the UK is for...

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