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Edinburgh plastic-free grocery shop join’s the UK’s zero-waste ‘revolution’ The Refillery, the latest in a string of plastic-free shops to open up in the UK, encourages shoppers to ‘think beyond the bin’... Economics Environment UK
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New label helps shoppers swerve plastic packaging A plastic-free ‘trust mark’ has been launched to help shoppers steer clear of products that are packaged in plastic... Environment UK
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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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Turning off the plastic tap: 20 of your top tips We asked for your suggestions: how can people avoid or reduce their plastic consumption? Here are 20 of our favourites tips... Environment
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The plastic surgery: 10 ways bodies and brands are taking action From national and global organisations to shops, brands and even a band – awareness is growing that plastic is not fantastic. We round up 10... Environment
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A glass act: the plastic-free 'milk' delivery service We meet the 'mylk man', who delivers nut-based milks to people's doors – and whose business is strictly free from plastic bottles... Economics Environment
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