Tag: zero waste scotland

broken glass
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Glass is not clear cut

While most retailers would on principle agree with the inclusion of glass in the forthcoming Deposit Return Scheme,...

Empty glass bottles
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Scots say glass should be in DRS, finds survey

Almost seven in 10 adults in Scotland say glass should definitely be included in Scotland’s Deposit Return Scheme...

Recycled food waste
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Food waste recycling in Scotland leaps to record high

Scots businesses and consumers are doing their bit for the planet by recycling more food waste than ever...

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Get 15% cashback on energy efficiency improvements

The Scottish Government, together with Zero Waste Scotland, has announced a new cashback scheme for SMEs across Scotland....

Bin lorry
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Scottish wholesalers continue to back kerbside recycling over DRS

The Scottish Wholesale Association (SWA) has voiced its disappointment at the Scottish Government’s decision to ask its environment...

Empty bottles and cans
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Retailers looking at initial £40m DRS bill

Retailers in Scotland will face start-up costs of at least £40.7m if a Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) is...

Nicola Sturgeon
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SGF Conference 2015

The SGF Conference was held at RBS’ global headquarters on 29th and 30th October with the theme of...

bundles of cash
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£100k eco grant for local retailers

At its annual conference, the Scottish Grocers’ Federation has announced the launch of a major investment in the...

Shopper with carrier bag
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Plastic bag use down 80% in Scotland

In the year since a 5p charge was introduced on plastic bags in Scotland, 650 million fewer single...

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Co-op Local Fund invites good causes to ‘carry away’ over £750k

Good causes across Scotland are set to “bag” a funding boost of more than £750,000 as The Co-operative...