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Boots to replace plastic carrier bags with paper bags The UK pharmacy chain has announced it will replace plastic carrier bags with unbleached paper bags in all stores... Environment UK
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From pollution-munching fungi to tech that tags fishing nets: five plastic-busting projects The winners of a £1m grant fund that is designed to tackle plastic pollution have been revealed... Environment Innovation
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Stemming the tide: the Wave of Waste dress A designer with a passion for conservation has created a dress that cuts a dash through ocean waste... Environment
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Major companies trial reusable packaging Doorstep deliveries of household items could help to reduce plastic waste, say those behind the Loop initiative... Environment
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Annual beach clean scales new heights This month’s event heads further inland to tackle plastic pollution this year ... Environment UK
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The world’s first community fridge network to double in size by 2020 A charity that has already launched 50 community fridges in the UK aims to open another 50 within 22 months... Environment Food UK
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