Yorkshire Water: ‘New smart meters could save millions of litres of water’

The firm is to trial the new devices over a two-year period in Sheffield – it believes they could save up to 250,000 litres of water per burst pipe

London businesses form ‘low plastic zone’ in Islington

The move follows consumer sentiment – 95% of people say they want companies to reduce their use of single-use plastic

Thousands of tonnes of recyclable waste from trains sent to landfill

Waste disposal firm BusinessWaste suggests a lack of bin options on trains wastes resources and costs passengers more money

Business leaders ‘will fundamentally change society on path to net zero’

That’s the forecast from James Close, Head of the Circular Economy Programme for London at the London Waste and Recycling Board, who spoke to future Net Zero Founder Sumit Bose earlier this month

Milwaukee Brewers and SC Johnson team up for plastic recycling

More than one million cups a year will be collected from the stadium and recycled to make bottles for Scrubbing Bubbles bathroom cleaner

The global economy ‘is only 8.6% circular’

That’s the warning from the Circularity Gap Reporting Initiative, which says this is down from 9.1% two years ago