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Image for Scotland to introduce ‘ambitious’ 20p bottle deposit scheme
Scotland to introduce ‘ambitious’ 20p bottle deposit scheme The Scottish government has outlined plans for a deposit return scheme for some plastic drinking containers, cans and glass... Environment
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Olympic medals to be made from recycled metal Organisers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games have come up with a circular solution when it comes to medals... Environment Sport
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Norway recycles 97% of its plastic bottles: a blueprint for the rest of the world? The Infinitum bottle deposit hub recycles 97 per cent of Norway’s plastic drinks bottles, almost all to such a high standard that they can b... Economics Environment World
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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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Walkers to recycle crisp packets after postal protest Walkers has announced what it says is the first ever UK-wide recycling service for crisp packets, featuring collection points and a free cou... Environment UK
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Green groups unite against ‘plague’ of Christmas rubbish UK environment and animal welfare charities are calling on businesses, governments and individuals to try harder to reduce waste – in partic... Environment
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