Five UK firms chosen to demonstrate innovative tech to tackle radioactive waste

They will work on a mixed pile of non-radioactive waste, with the aim of proving they can increase recycling rates, reduce the number of waste containers sent for disposal and reduce the hazard to people and the environment

Food waste-hungry trucks clean up streets in South West

Collected food waste is converted into biomethane fuel for recycling trucks

Gary Lineker opens football pitch made of recycled crisp packets

The Match of the Day presenter unveiled the Walkers project earlier today, which has been built in Leicester to benefit the local community and the environment

UK to trial reusable packaging in its takeaways

Just Eat has launched a reusable packaging trial that aims to tackle plastic pollution

British recycled cars get an eBay treat!

eBay UK has joined forces with insurers Aviva and LV to encourage the use of recycled ‘green’ car parts

BMW Group to drive down vehicle emissions by 40%

The company has also committed to putting around ten million all-electric vehicles on the road by 2030

A recycled car? – BMW says yes

The German vehicle manufacturer has set an aim to build a recycled car by 2040

Spurs v Chelsea – ‘world’s first’ major net zero football match

The Premier League fixture will be supported by COP26 and Sky – looking to raise awareness for climate change within the game and urge supporters to take action

Waste management firm Biffa completes acquisition of Viridor’s assets

The acquisition will expand Biffa’s industrial and commercial collections business and recycling capabilities in the UK

How many kilograms does your recycling waste weigh?

North Lanarkshire Council in Scotland will trial a recycling weighing technology, aiming to increase recycling rates