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Zero Waste TP: I Sh*t You Not

Hello lovely humans! I was inspired by one of my (cr)happiest friends while on a visit to Richmond, to tackle the #2 topic on everyone’s mind: Poo. 695 more words

Zero Waste

Polluted Mosaic

Photograph: Rafiq Maqbool

Rubbish chokes our tracts

world environment day’s groan


EcoVyn Reduce Waste by 94% with Bunting Drawer Magnets

Magnetic Separators Remove Contamination from Plastic Waste

EcoVyn Ltd has installed two Bunting Drawer Filter Magnets to remove ferrous metal contamination from plastic waste.  Since the installation of the magnetic separators, EcoVyn has reduced their waste by 94%. 557 more words

Magnetic Separation

Food Waste Taking Over Fashion Industry

If there’s one thing we’re incredibly good at, it is buying food that we don’t need. Food we don’t eat ends up on a landfill where it is either burnt or left to rot which produces a lot of methane, both which have an impact on climate change. 264 more words


What is 'zero waste'?


EarthSavvy says

‘… “zero waste” means sending as little waste to landfill as possible. Yes, we recycle, but recycling is not a magic bullet – it’s a hugely energy-intensive and polluting process where some products (we’re looking at you, plastic) are down-graded into lower quality products and will eventually end up in landfill. 421 more words


Recycling News From the Council

New cardboard recycling skip at Cursiter

A new cardboard recycling container is now in operation at the Council’s household waste and recycling centre (HWRC) at Cursiter Quarry in Firth. 192 more words


In your own time...

So it’s taken me about… 30yrs to truly realise my desire and excitement in making myself green. I’m not talking about the kind involving cheap white wine that looks green and results in further morning after green, but the ‘save the planet’ kind of green. 537 more words