#Recycling

  • Article: Gatwick Just Launched the UK’s First Airport Reusable Coffee Cup Trial
    Environment

    Gatwick Just Launched the UK’s First Airport Reusable Coffee Cup Trial

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 10, 2019

    It's called "Cup Cup and Away" and it lets customers borrow reusable take-away cups. Read more

  • Article: A UK Primary School Has a Genius New Library Section to Help Save the Oceans
    PartnerEnvironment

    A UK Primary School Has a Genius New Library Section to Help Save the Oceans

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 8, 2019

    This is smart and heart-breaking in equal measure. Read more

  • Article: Living Off Trash: South Africa's Waste Pickers Recycle up to 90% of Plastic and Packaging
    Environment

    Living Off Trash: South Africa's Waste Pickers Recycle up to 90% of Plastic and Packaging

    June 3, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Despite the valuable service reclaimers provide, they are stigmatised. Read more

  • Article: Britain Defends Its Plastics Policy as Malaysia Returns 3,000 Tonnes of 'Contaminated' Recycling
    Environment

    Britain Defends Its Plastics Policy as Malaysia Returns 3,000 Tonnes of 'Contaminated' Recycling

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 29, 2019

    Malaysia doesn’t want to be a “dumping ground” for other countries’ rubbish. Read more

  • Article: Students at This School in India Pay Tuition With Plastic Waste
    Education

    Students at This School in India Pay Tuition With Plastic Waste

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|May 23, 2019

    At the Akshar School, bottles and straws are keeping children in the classroom. Read more

  • Article: David Attenborough: Plastic Pollution Is Killing a Million People a Year
    Health

    David Attenborough: Plastic Pollution Is Killing a Million People a Year

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 14, 2019

    A new report is one of the first to reveal how plastic pollution is impacting the world’s poorest. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Just Developed a Plastic That Can Be Infinitely Recycled
    Finance & Innovation

    Scientists Just Developed a Plastic That Can Be Infinitely Recycled

    By Erica SanchezGaëlle Langué  and  Joe McCarthy|May 8, 2019

    Only 9% of the plastic that’s used around the world gets recycled. Read more

  • Article: 7 Ways to Stop Wasting Food to Save Money and Save the Planet
    Food & Hunger

    7 Ways to Stop Wasting Food to Save Money and Save the Planet

    By Helen Lock|May 8, 2019

    Around a third of food is wasted globally. Read more