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Zero Waste Scotland

The environmental organisation is calling on people to use the period of Climate Week, running from 7th to 13th October, to make a point of refusing materials that are frequently added to the items that are bought everyday Read more

Environment

New trials revealed that cafes that replaced discounts for reusable cups with clear, equivalent charges for disposable cups significantly increased the proportion of customers switching the reusable for on-the-go tea and coffee Read more

Environment

The environmental expert said organisations must do more and examine how they produce, consume, and dispose of everyday items, in order to keep up Read more

Environment

The survey, conducted by YouGov and commissioned by Zero Waste Scotland, showed that 77 per cent of people in Scotland support the introduction of Scotland’s Deposit Return Scheme, and that helping the environment is among their top motivations Read more

Environment

The research has found that Scottish consumers are collectively buying more than 300,000 tonnes of single-use packaging for their groceries every year Read more

Environment

The figure, which is the equivalent of taking 85,000 cars of the road, has been highlighted by Zero Waste Scotland to mark today’s World Environment Day, the UN’s annual day to encourage awareness and action to protect the environment Read more

Industry News

The Circular Economy Accelerator provides tools that include advice manuals and access to support and funding, providing organisations with everything they require to identify where they can take a circular approach to business Read more

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TOMRA

The company has applauded Scotland for leading the charge in deposit return in the UK. Read more

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Zero Waste Scotland

Young anti-waste advocate and Zero Waste Scotland CEO among winners at the Scottish Resources Awards 2018. Read more

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Zero Waste Scotland has doubled the amount of money available to support innovative projects aimed at tackling marine plastic pollution, bringing the funding available to £1million. Read more

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Iain McLean

The new state-of-the art recycling centre has the potential to recycle all plastics in Scotland, even those that currently can’t be recycled. Read more

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