#Plastic bottles

  • Article: 10 Facts About Plastic Pollution You Absolutely Need to Know
    Environment

    10 Facts About Plastic Pollution You Absolutely Need to Know

    By Seneo Mwamba|June 14, 2018

    We seriously need to do something about our plastic pollution. Read more

  • Article: This Supermarket Is Paying Shoppers to Recycle Plastic Bottles
    Environment

    This Supermarket Is Paying Shoppers to Recycle Plastic Bottles

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 22, 2018

    It's giving shoppers the chance to get hands on in the fight against plastic waste. Read more

  • Article: These Plastic-Free Water Bottles Disappear 3 Weeks After You Throw Them Away
    Finance & Innovation

    These Plastic-Free Water Bottles Disappear 3 Weeks After You Throw Them Away

    By Joe McCarthy|May 2, 2018

    The sustainable bottles decompose after less than a month in a landfill. Read more

  • Article: England Is Getting a Deposit Return Scheme for Plastic Bottles and Cans
    Environment

    England Is Getting a Deposit Return Scheme for Plastic Bottles and Cans

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 28, 2018

    A similar scheme in Germany achieved a 97% recycling rate. Read more

  • Article: 3 Million Mice and Voles Die a Year After Getting Trapped in Rubbish Thrown From Cars, Says Charity
    Environment

    3 Million Mice and Voles Die a Year After Getting Trapped in Rubbish Thrown From Cars, Says Charity

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 27, 2018

    They crawl into bottles and cans, get trapped, and starve. Read more

  • Article: 'Reverse Vending Machines' for Recycling Bottles and Cans Could Be Announced in Days: Report
    Environment

    'Reverse Vending Machines' for Recycling Bottles and Cans Could Be Announced in Days: Report

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 26, 2018

    In countries that already have the scheme, recycling rates are higher than 90%. Read more

  • Article: 9 Brilliant Ways the UK Is Cracking Down on Plastic Pollution
    Environment

    9 Brilliant Ways the UK Is Cracking Down on Plastic Pollution

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 11, 2018

    Will 2018 be the year we beat plastic waste? Read more

  • Article: The 4 Things Britain Needs to Do to Cut Down on Plastic Pollution
    Environment

    The 4 Things Britain Needs to Do to Cut Down on Plastic Pollution

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 22, 2017

    15 million bottles are sent to landfill, littered, or incinerated in the UK every day. Read more