Samantha Harding says Coca-Cola’s rewards-based recycling initiative only fuels more consumption, and Jean Glasbergcalls for more water fountains
Millions of tons of waste plastic from British businesses and homes may be ending up in landfill sites across the world, the government’s spending watchdog has warned.
The first-ever Global Recycling Day, an initiative from BIR that aims to promote recycling on a global level by showcasing its benefits will take place on March 18. Global Recycling Day will unite people across the world with events that will take place in London, Washington DC, Sao Paolo, Paris, Johannesburg, Delhi, Sydney, and Dubai, plus other private events expected to take place in smaller communities and individual homes.
Video posted on YouTube shows water densely strewn with food wrappers, cups and sachets as tropical fish dart in and out