War On Plastic Waste Gets Going

As the ‘war on plastic’ rages on, is it really possible to ditch plastic packaging in everyday life? Lynne Caffrey and her family try to go waste-free for a week in this report from the Irish Independent. The world has a packaging problem – and we all have a responsibility to help solve it…

Maximum Recycling & Circular Economy On The Way

In a report by Ann Cahill in the Irish Examiner, major changes are on the way by the EU to enforce more recycling and put an end to the throwaway culture of modern society. Plans include maximum recycling to get the most value out of every raw material used in virtually all products, redesigning products to make sure they do not become obsolete in a few years and better design to make goods easy to repair…More