But packaging industry opposes plans for refundable cash deposit for bottles and cans, calling for voluntary measures instead
The Scottish government is looking to follow Germany, Sweden and Norway by asking people to pay up to 20 pence extra when they buy a drink, which could be refunded when they return the bottle or can for...
Drilling set to start within weeks, after government controversially signs off on latest fracking project
Automotive industry risks blowing its carbon budget within 10 years without drastic change, analysis shows
Active Building: Government announces £36m of R&D funding to support power-generating construction materials
Consortium led by Swansea University secures government funding to support next phase of 'active building' clean energy R&D project
ADBA's Charlotte Morton explains why it's essential the government commits to universal food waste collections in Defra's upcoming Resource and Waste Strategy