Renewable materials and energy – the answer to net zero plastics?

A new report suggests zero-emission plastics are a possibility and the only thing halting progress ‘is the will’

Spurs partners with Heineken to cut plastic waste

They have launched a new campaign to remove single-use plastics from football

TotalEnergies and Plastic Energy join for advanced recycling plant

The Spanish plant will recycle 33,000 tonnes of end-of-life plastic each year

East Suffolk Council asks residents to cut down Christmas waste

It has ensured recycling collections are continued throughout the festive period and made clear what can be recycled to stop Christmas leading to heavy plastic and paper waste

Wet wipes clog up the River Thames

A new report has found that wet wipe pollution in the river has grown to the size of two tennis courts in the last six years

Paper-based tea bag maker gets $1m government backing

The company from Manchester has developed environmentally friendly tea bags to cut down producers’ footprints

‘Really thrilling, exciting, 100% electric car racing – powered by renewable energy’

Is Formula E setting the standard for how sports can still keep us on the edge of our seats whilst also keeping an eye on our planet?

‘Babies harmed by plastic pollution before even being born’

A new study has revealed that microplastics in the air could be damaging foetuses before they’ve taken their first breath

Sainsbury’s squashes Halloween plastic waste by 15 tonnes

It is also encouraging fewer people to waste their pumpkins, only selling edible ones and providing recipes

Environment Agency urging Sikh community to reduce plastic waste

This is during the Bandi Chhor Divas celebration, which coincides with the COP26 climate summit