What’s next for Scotland’s circular economy?

Almost a year after Scotland’s Circular Economy Bill was postponed, we look ahead to what’s next for Scotland’s transition to a circular economy.

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Have your say on Killoch Incineration plans

East Ayrshire Council has granted planning permission for a new “energy-from-waste” incinerator.

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Will Scotland ban single-use plastics in 2021?

Single-use plastic items are a symbol of the throwaway culture, but by next year, many of these ‘disposable’ items will be banned across Europe.

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Plastic free periods: the growing inequality issue

During this week’s Environmenstrual Week, we’re looking at how plastic free periods are a growing inequality issue.

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Why we can’t recycle our way out of the climate crisis

We must keep pushing for systemic changes to tackle the problem of plastic at its source.

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Coronavirus proved our waste and recycling workers are key, now let’s protect them properly

Recycle Week is recognising the sacrifices that key workers and citizens have made to keep recycling going.

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How one woman stemmed the tide of period pollution

Find out more about the End Period Plastic Campaigner Ella Daish.

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The Circular Economy must be a key player in the fight against Climate Change

As global resource consumption passes 100 billion tonnes a year, we look at how moving to a circular economy is key in the climate fight.

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Coronavirus and the plastic industry

As the coronavirus pandemic takes hold, we see a resurgence in single-use plastics and waste beginning to pile up.

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