Are landfills the world’s methane super-emitters?

A landfill in Buenos Aires has the same climate impact as one and a half million cars, according to new research

New commercial-scale waste-to-energy plant fired up in the UAE

The facility in Sharjah will divert around 300k tonnes of waste from landfill every year while producing 30MW of low carbon electricity

Green light for new £20m plastic waste to hydrogen facility in Scotland

It will create a local source of sustainable hydrogen from non-recyclable plastics, which would otherwise go to landfill, be incinerated or exported overseas

Enzymes hungry for plastic!

What if plastic set for landfill could be eaten by plastics and recycled?

UK plastic waste to be counted by thousands of Britons

A campaign will help households measure their plastic footprint

‘We must learn about materials to drive the circular economy’

Research shows consumers need to learn more about what they wear to become more sustainable

Trio collaborate on advanced recycling initiative in the US

The project will recycle flexible plastics from the food supply chain and reuse them into new, certified circular food-grade packaging

Where do used chopsticks go?

Footballer Tom Davies speaks about his project that sees chopsticks from Chinese restaurants recycled and turned into new products

Green revamp for Canary Wharf under Eden Project partnership

The project supports the Canary Wharf Group’s sustainability commitments, which includes a 49% reduction in Scope 1 and 2 emissions since 2012 and achieving net zero by 2030

More than 183m pieces of kids’ clothes hit landfill each year

What if these could be reused by other parents? – a new scheme is looking to kickstart this process