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You’ve made your bed, now wear it We meet the designer who gives a new lease of life to tired duvets, transforming them into bespoke clothing ... Environment
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The best thing since sliced bread? UK bread bag recycling scheme launched One of the UK’s leading bread-making companies has launched a UK-wide bread bag recycling initiative in partnership with TerraCycle... Environment Food UK
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Bricks and more, ta: recycling entire buildings As the world’s cities swell, spurring carbon-hungry construction, rural buildings are falling empty, leaving materials wasted. Engineers and... Environment Society World
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Music festivals to host reverse vending machines for plastics this summer Heading to a festival this summer? The Co-op supermarket is trialling a ‘reverse vending machine’ to encourage festival-goers to return thei... Environment UK
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Three good things: nothing left to waste From an app that redistributes restaurant leftovers to a charity that repurposes hotel toiletries, three projects that turn waste into somet... Environment UK
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Zero heroes: the couple behind the UK's first zero-waste shop Nicola Eckersley and her husband, former professional footballer Richard Eckersley, run Earth.Food.Love, a zero-waste shop that stocks only ... Economics Environment Society
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