How many times have you stood in the kitchen with packaging in your hand and agonised over whether you can recycle it or not? Hands up who just chucks it in the recycling bin anyway and hopes for the best?
Welcome to our weekly advice column where we look at all things recycling and give you the answers you’re desperately seeking. This week we help a girl with a shoe fetish with her ever-growing collection of old shoes.
John Lewis is the latest retailer to announce that it’s launching a trial in-store recycling scheme that will reward customers for taking their empty product containers back to its stores to be recycled.
This weeks Recycling Roundup features stories about the UK's latest aluminium can recycling rates, residents in Cheltenham being assured that their recyclables are not going to landfill and new recycling collections are coming to East Sussex.
Welcome to our weekly advice column where we look at all things recycling and give you the answers you’re desperately seeking. This week we offer some much-needed advice to a perplexed plastic recycler.
Sainsbury’s has become the latest supermarket to trial a reverse vending recycling scheme at one of its superstores, which will allow customers to return plastic bottles with the potential of receiving £25 off their shopping.
The UK’s recycling efforts have received a timely boost in the form of a £4.7 million recycling grant from Defra. The funds will be managed by Wrap, the recycling charity, and they’ll be put towards growing the UK’s plastic and textiles recycling and reprocessing infrastructure.