#Michael Gove

  • Article: Britain Has Unveiled Its New Plastics Plan: 3 Key Things to Know
    Environment

    Britain Has Unveiled Its New Plastics Plan: 3 Key Things to Know

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 19, 2019

    Here’s what the government has suggested to tackle plastic pollution. Read more

  • Article: Plastic Straws and Cotton Buds Could Be Banned in Britain by Next Year
    Environment

    Plastic Straws and Cotton Buds Could Be Banned in Britain by Next Year

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 22, 2018

    England alone uses 4.7 billion plastic straws and 1.8 billion plastic-stemmed cotton buds each year. Read more

  • Article: UK Restaurants and Cafes Ditch 320 Million Perfectly Good Meals a Year
    Food & Hunger

    UK Restaurants and Cafes Ditch 320 Million Perfectly Good Meals a Year

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 17, 2018

    It's enough to feed everyone in the UK five times over. Read more

  • Article: You Can Get a Half-Priced Ticket at These Theme Parks by Recycling
    Environment

    You Can Get a Half-Priced Ticket at These Theme Parks by Recycling

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 26, 2018

    You get a discount voucher in exchange for your used drinks bottle. Read more

  • Article: The UK Hasn't Had a New Environment Bill for Over 20 Years. Now That's About to Change.
    Environment

    The UK Hasn't Had a New Environment Bill for Over 20 Years. Now That's About to Change.

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 19, 2018

    It’s not yet clear what it will include, or when, but campaigners are calling it “fantastic.” Read more

  • Article: The UK Is Set to Protect a Marine Area 8 Times the Size of Greater London
    Environment

    The UK Is Set to Protect a Marine Area 8 Times the Size of Greater London

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 8, 2018

    It would be the most significant expansion of the UK's "Blue Belt" to date. Read more

  • Article: The EU Will Totally Ban These Bee-Harming Pesticides
    Environment

    The EU Will Totally Ban These Bee-Harming Pesticides

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 27, 2018

    Environmental campaigners described Friday’s decision as a “major victory.” Read more

  • Article: Over 40 UK Companies Just Signed a Pact to Cut Plastic Pollution
    Environment

    Over 40 UK Companies Just Signed a Pact to Cut Plastic Pollution

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 26, 2018

    Combined, they’re responsible for 80% of supermarkets’ plastic packaging. Read more