Stow Primary Sorting out Plastics in Stow

Stow Primary Sorting out Plastics in Stow

It was when the children at Stow Primary School in the Scottish Borders first heard about Monty Bailey that they decided it was time to take a stand too. Monty, an 8 year old from New Zealand had taken on Fullers, a ferry company operating in New Zealand. He persuaded...
How to get tougher on supermarket packaging

How to get tougher on supermarket packaging

HOW TO GET TOUGHER ON SUPERMARKET PACKAGING HOW CAN THE BETTER PACKAGING BADGE HELP ME? Did you know that well over 95%* of all supermarket products use some kind of packaging and although we can all recognise what we buy by brand and price, it’s often much harder to...
6 things you need to know about plastic

6 things you need to know about plastic

Thinking about cutting back your plastics impact? Here are some facts from Giki on plastic packaging and recycling: Just one quarter of packaging used in fresh fruit and veg is currently marked as recyclable. This makes it hard to work out what you can recycle – if in...