November 2013Westminster Forum Projects: Waste Prevention Conference
Reducing and managing waste in the UK: implementing the Waste Prevention Programme and moving towards a 'zero waste' economy
Wise up to Waste and come to our ‘Super Swish’ afternoon
As part of its “Wise up to Waste” campaign, the North London Waste Authority (NLWA) and Keep Britain Tidy have been running a series of Swishing events in the seven north London boroughs to raise awareness about textile reuse.
Our challenge for Tesco
With the release of WRAP's household food waste figures today and last fortnights figures from Tesco we have a challenge for the supermarkets.
October 2013Swishing takes over North London
Ever wanted to wear what other people are wearing or want a whole new wardrobe without breaking the bank or wasting what you have already? You can do just this by Swishing.
The rise of local authority recycling services - despite the cuts
Last week a BBC poll suggested that many people in the UK think the quality of public services overall have been maintained or improved in the past five years despite government cuts. This is clearly welcome news and demonstrates that in many areas councils have done an excellent job of doing more with less.
September 2013New Energy Efficiency Guide website launched
Waste Watch launches the Top10 Energy Efficiency Guide, a website aimed at helping consumers choose the most efficient domestic appliances.
July 2013Another rise in single use bags in England
As ministers continue to stall on policy to reduce single use carrier bag use figures released today show another increase in their use.
Eating better - a new meaty alliance
We are delighted to be part of a new coalition working towards a fair, green and healthly food system.
June 2013One Planet Packaging Resource Trial Results
Results from the recent trial of the new One Planet Packaging resource have shown an increase in students’ interest in and knowledge of sustainability issues.