Increasing the level of recycling and reducing the amount waste going to landfill have been a long-running campaign focus for Friends of the Earth both nationally and locally. Our key campaign targets include: higher recycling targets for England (e.g. for … Continue reading
EMERGE Recycling are trialling the recycling of Tetra Pak plastic lids (the pouring mechanism) and the plastic tops from milk bottles.
Recycle GM and Stitched Up are hosting 9 sewing classes throughout Greater Manchester. The good news is they are completely FREE and you don’t need any previous sewing experience. Just bring along something you don’t wear anymore and they will … Continue reading
Zero Landfill, Zero Wasted. Help us create a recycling society for Greater Manchester. Help with our review. Make the strategy right for you. Manchester Cathedral Visitor Centre, Wednesday 22nd February, 2.30 – 5pm. What do you want us to do … Continue reading
Certain newspapers and Government Ministers like to trash recycling but in reality it’s more popular than ever. Our Talking Rubbish Awards aim to help put their myths on the scrapheap - and show that the people talking garbage don’t speak for you.
Embargo: 8.30am, Wednesday 23 March. Photo Opportunity:A larger than life David Cameron sawing in half a dustbin bearing the slogan “It’s time Mr Cameron talked half as much rubbish.”