Around a quarter of waste entered into recycling bins is actually non-recyclable. A new camera-equipped rubbish bin hopes to clean up the industry and show consumers where they are going wrong.
By enabling people to borrow - instead of buy - toys, an online platform hopes to de-clutter homes and protect the environment at the same time.
Plastic goes in the yellow one, paper in the blue and glass in the green. But how can you be sure you're actually doing it right? Ecoembes, a Spanish waste management company, has created a chatbot to help solve those doubts.
As little as eight per cent of the world’s plastic is recycled, despite it being one of the most valuable and non-renewable resources we have. Wouldn't it be great if we could do something about it ourselves?
Chewed out the last drop of minty goodness from your gum? Well, don't spit it out, recycle it instead.