Global tourism accounts for 8% of total carbon emissions

This is around three-times higher than previously thought

Scottish firms wasting more food than households

Scottish businesses are wasting 745,000 tonnes of food and drink – significantly more than households. The extent of the food waste was revealed in a new report from Zero Waste Scotland (ZWS). The total adds up to 1.35 million tonnes once domestic food waste of 600,000 tonnes is included. The figures, calculated from information gathered in 2013, will […]