‘Zero-Waste’ Society to End Landfill

'Zero-Waste' Society to End Landfill

In a waste strategy review, the new environment secretary says each local council should develop its own recycling scheme. Throwing rubbish such as drinks cans and leftover food into landfill wastes money and should not continue, the environment secretary, Caroline Spelman, said today. Announcing a new government review of England’s waste strategy, Spelman said putting […]

Pollution News week ending January 26th 2014

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All the news and views that caught our attention this week: From mongolnews.mn: Maternal nurses say congenital defects on the rise due to air pollution Nurses at Ulaanbaatar’s leading maternity hospital hold air pollution responsible for a dramatic rise in the number of pregnant women giving birth to babies with brain damage and significant birth […]

Dog Poo. What do we do?

Dog Poo. What do we do?

We all love our dogs but dog poo is big problem worldwide. Try walking down some of the narrow footpaths in Paris (but they do have motorised PooperScoopers!) or try walking in your favourite local Park. There’s a lot of it (dog poo that is)!  You can see the odd person picking up after their […]