The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

‘Water and air, the two essential fluids on which all life depends, have become global garbage cans.’ — Jacques Cousteau Way out in the Pacific Ocean is an area of ocean once known as the doldrums. It is an area that sailors have long avoided due a particular combination of high pressure and ...

Waste

To reduce greenhouse gases we need to create less waste to send to landfill When we dump rubbish in landfill polluting greenhouse gases (methane) are released when food and green waste rots under mountains of other rubbish. This puts more energy into our atmosphere, and it is starting to affect our...

Waste

To reduce greenhouse gases we need to create less waste to send to landfill When we dump rubbish in landfill polluting greenhouse gases (methane) are released. This happens when food and green waste rots under mountains of other rubbish. This puts more energy into our atmosphere, and it is starting...