There are few experiences more satisfying than throwing away junk you don't need.
The fizzy drink manufacturer previously strongly opposed the idea, arguing that it could negatively impact its business
Plastic industry's leading trade body piled pressure on Defra ahead of decision which sent thousands of tonnes to be burned, buried or dumped
The UK needs to clean up its act. Microplastics are clogging up shorelines and blocking our rivers – and it's our fault. Emma Henderson talks to local people who are setting the bar high for recycling the hard stuff
Sweden’s recycling is so revolutionary, the country has to import rubbish from other countries to keep its recycling plants going. What lessons can we learn, asks Hazel Sheffield
Campaigners slam coffee shop chains for not doing enough to stop 5,000 cardboard cups being binned each minute
'We have to bring in the same legislation in all these countries to change the culture of waste'
Calls to roll scheme out across the country backed by councillor
Less than 0.25 per cent of the estimated 3 billion paper cups used each year in the UK are currently recycled
In the battle against waste fashion is putting itself on the front line
By stripping down old iPhones, iPads and Macbooks, Apple recovered huge quantities of precious metals
The debate over whether the unusual assortment of objects is art or rubbish continues
Keep your kitchen waste under control with a smartly designed receptacle
“Shock” and “anxiety” ran through the editorial floor of the News of the World the day two people were arrested in 2006 in connection with phone hacking. The description, from the former News International staff journalist Dan Evans, was told to the jury at the phone hacking trial.
Poll finds 78 per cent of respondents shared deep concerns about the impact of the media's portrayal of minorities
The father then harassed the dog's owner in the street after it was killed