Sir, – I find myself incredulous that so many otherwise intelligent people can fall for the claim that human beings can change the climate of the world.
A deposit return scheme must include all types of drinks containers, campaigners said as they revealed the variety of bottles and cans which end up as litter.
The final nail has been driven into ambitious proposals for an Angus recycling ‘super site’ after a cash injection of £2,000 lifted the axe on the Kirriemuir centre.
Government targets for household recycling will be “significantly” missed if current trends continue, according to opposition analysis.
An Angus councillor has branded a quarter of a million pound spend on upgrading Forfar’s recycling centre an “outrageous waste” — and demanded that the spending be brought back for further scrutiny.
A six-figure revamp of Forfar’s recycling centre will get under way this week.
Organised crime gangs could exploit a deposit return scheme for drinks containers, Coca-Cola’s head of public affairs has said.
A bid to bring kerbside glass recycling to Fife has been put on ice.
Fife Council has admitted it could do better after its recycling rate plateaued last year.
Recycled waste in Scotland has overtaken the amount sent to landfill for the first time, new figures show.