Plastic policy guide from UK waste sector groups highlights complexity of issue, but argues recycling plastics rather than eradicating their use can bring multiple benefits
Plastics can offer "tremendous benefits", but policymakers and businesses must work to boost demand for recycled materials and step up investment in recycling infrastructure if they are to tackle the sector's...
Illegal production of CFC-11 in China has a climate impact equivalent to 16-20 coal power plants, the Environmental Investigation Agency estimates
Additional High Speed Rail funding will go towards HS2 Woodland Fund to plant new native trees along route between Birmingham and Crewe
Supermarket will roll out paper bags for loose fruit and vegetables in store as part of pledge to cut plastic waste
Government expected to win approval for third runway, but questions over climate impact, environmental safeguards, and Boris Johnson's whereabouts remain