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Southampton City Council among worst at recycling household waste

Published in the Southern Daily Echo on the 15th May 2018

 

LESS than 30 per cent of household waste in Southampton is recycled or reused, ranking it one of the worst in the country.

This figure, from the 2016/17 financial year, puts the city council – who deals with recycling – in the […]

Ray Cobbett: Managing plastic waste starts with reducing it

Published in the Portsmouth News on 18th April 2018

 

The BBC series Blue Planet inspired a surge of interest in reducing the use and disposal of plastic straws and coffee cups.

It is a small but symbolic step towards cleaning up our planet.

Most people will have heard of the three Rs, namely, […]

Green campaigners welcome pack-up order for drillers at South Downs National Park beauty spot

Markwells Wood on a summer evening in 2013, Credit: South Downs National Park Authority.

Published in the Portsmouth News on the 22nd March 2018

 

CAMPAIGNERS from Friends of the Earth have welcomed news United Kingdom Oil and Gas (UKOG) drillers have been asked to leave a beauty spot at the South Downs National […]