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Plastic recycling crisis as first council plans to tell households to bin plastic

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Published on The Telegraph website on the 18th October 2018 Story by Katie Morley, Consumer Affairs Editor

 

The first council in the UK has said it is planning to tell residents to stop recycling mixed plastic, sparking fears that years of progress on reducing black bag waste is on the verge of […]

‘Pesticides harm wildlife’

WEEDS, Pesticides are used to kill plantlife but they also kill wild flowers and other living things

Published in the Portsmouth News on the 22nd September 2018

Story by Ray Cobbett, from Hampshire Friends of the Earth, on the campaign against pesticides

 

A RECENT landmark judgement in California involving a […]

All the plastic you can and cannot recycle

Published on the BBC News website on the 21st September 2018 By Wesley Stephenson, Data journalist

Most people are trying their best to recycle plastic – but the many different ways in which recycling is collected by different councils has left people confused.

What can be recycled and what can’t? We are putting […]