Next week, clothes recycling charity Traid will be urging people to wear secondhand instead of buying new. Could instilling pride in wearing pre-owned clothes help avoid wasteful fast fashion?
Scotland’s environment secretary has challenged the nation to #MakeThingsLast with the launch of a social media engagement campaign to promote repairing, reusing and remanufacturing as part of a [...]
A Sainsbury’s store in Cannock has become the first supermarket in the world to derive 100% of its power through its own food waste
Supermarket chain Intermarché in France has been selling ‘ugly’ fruit and vegetables to customers at a discounted rate to highlight the problem of food waste and provide customers with a cheaper [...]
The government is to introduce a 5p charge for plastic bags in England from 2015 in an effort to discourage their use and reduce waste
People around the world are dying of starvation while others are killed by obesity. This broken model needs fixing, says new organisation Food Tank
Wood otherwise bound for the bin is being put to good use as furniture