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London supermarket becomes one of the first mainstream chains to introduce plastic-free zones With the help of campaign group A Plastic Planet, Thornton's Budgens created plastic-free zones in its Belsize Park shop in just 10 weeks... Environment UK
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UK contact lens recycling scheme launched Contact lens wearers in the UK can make use of a free recycling scheme from this week ... Environment UK
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The faces of change: the solutions generation shines in latest issue of Positive News magazine The Jan–Mar 2019 issue of Positive News magazine – with four special portrait covers – features the young people who are putting purpose fir... Society
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Scotland’s message to haters: ‘you’re not welcome here’ In a bid to tackle hate crime, billboard-sized posters have sprung up across Scotland... Society UK
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A clean sweep: the ambitious ocean clean-up project Eight years ago, a young entrepreneur came up with a pioneering way to tackle ocean plastic waste. The project has not been all smooth saili... Environment
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Exhibition marks 100 years since women could be elected to UK parliament 209 Women is an exhibition of photographic portraits of all the currently sitting female MPs... Society UK
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