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Chris Packham - The People's Walk for Wildlife - 22nd September 2018, London

On 22nd September we’re joining renowned naturalist and BBC Springwatch presenter Chris Packham for his People’s Walk For Wildlife – one of the biggest events of the year for anyone who cares about wildlife.

Whether you’re able to come or not (sorry everyone outside London!), Chris has recorded a message for us to pass on […]

Plastic food pots and trays are often unrecyclable, say councils

Councils are sending two thirds of plastic food tubs and trays to landfill. GETTY IMAGES

Published on the BBC News website on the 4th April 2018 Story by Matt McGrath, Environmental Correspondent

 

Most of the plastic food containers that householders wash out after use and put in the recycling bin cannot […]

UK's plastic waste may be dumped overseas instead of recycled

Millions of tons of plastic sent abroad for recycling may be being dumped in landfill

A worker sorts through polyethylene terephthalate bottles in a recycling factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Photograph: Zakir Chowdhury/Barcroft

Published on The Guardian website on the 23rd July 2018

 

Millions of tons of waste plastic from British businesses and […]