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20th June 2018

Tipping point in Britain’s waste crisis

By TFRG Team

A recent report revealed that Wales is the number one in the UK for recycling with a recycling rate of 57.3%, putting the country second in Europe, and third in the world. Yet England lags behind with a rate of 44.9% and Scotland comes in a wayward third, recycling only 42.8% of waste.

20th June 2018

What can we expect from 2018?

By TFRG Team

In a year that has seen BrewDog launch a protest beer against President Trump’s decision to withdraw the US from the Paris Agreement; P&G close in on its zero-waste and

20th June 2018

Avoidable waste to landfill by 2050

By TFRG Team

The earth’s resources are becoming scarce and extremely costly to access. It’s time for legislation to be put in place to stop the linear products from going to landfill and

20th June 2018

Landfill Tax – a taxing or promising impact?

By TFRG Team

The Landfill Tax has been in existence since October 1996 and has been gradually increasing as the government and society has become more aware of the damage sending waste to

20th June 2018

25 Year Environment Plan: “The Government allows the media and production companies to lead the green agenda.”

By TFRG Team

“Today’s announcement of the government’s 25 year environment plan simply puts a sticking plaster on what is a much larger, long-term issue. The government has allowed the media and production

20th June 2018

The implications of evolving mattresses and how retailers can help the recycling industry

By TFRG Team

The mattress industry has grown over recent years with the types of mattresses available to consumers expanding to fulfil every individual’s particular sleep needs. Mattresses now range from latex, memory

16th June 2018

The role of retailers in creating a circular economy

By TFRG Team

Consumers have long been targeted for their sustainability efforts, from recycling to upcycling and beyond. However, while individuals can make a difference to sustainability targets, businesses, and in particular, manufacturers