The most important thing we can all do to tackle the problem of waste is to reduce the amount we create in the first place. Some ideas include:
Visit the recycle now website for lots more advice on how to reduce your waste.
Love food, hate waste
We support the national love food, hate waste campaign, and we want you to do the same. Love food, hate waste is about making the most of the food we have. It encourages us to only buy and cook the food we need and to avoid throwing away food that could be eaten.
Recycle now is the national recycling campaign for England, supported and funded by government, managed by the Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP) and used locally by over 90% of English councils.
Recycle more is a recycling information centre where you can find help and advice on all aspects of recycling at home, at school and in the workplace.
TerraCycle is an innovative recycling company that enables recycling of typically hard to recycle waste.