A social media post has been doing the rounds for some years where a young cashier suggests an elderly woman’s generation ‘don’t do the green thing’. The reply is an admonishment of the rocketing convenience consumerism that has fuelled the mass waste epidemic: ‘No we took our glass bottles back to the shop, left milk...
Recycling is fantastic in that it helps waste be used for another purpose but really cutting down the amount of waste we generate is a better solution to plastic pollution. A survey found that half of the people questioned believed recycling was the best way to cut the impact of single use plastic on the...
The message to cut out plastic is certainly being heard loud and clear – but what does this mean for grabbing a drink on the go and being confident in the cleanliness of the water you are drinking? Change challenges many of our perceptions and those used to cracking open a plastic bottle of water...