Why England needs universal food waste collections

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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

Blue Planet II's powerful exposé of the problem of ocean plastic has rightly pushed the issue of plastic pollution high up the government's environmental agenda, but while ministers rush to make political...

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