New Year, New Plans

Chippenham, start your calendars … the tentative dates for this year’s litter picks are ready(ish). These still need to be approved and we’re double checking that there are no other events on at the same time in the chosen locations, but please consider pencilling the following dates into your diaries: Saturday, 28 March: Monkton Park (Keep …

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11 Ways Big Brands and Small Companies Can Take a Stand Against Litter

If you spend any time following the happenings of “Litter Twitter”—my name for the collection of volunteer litter pickers, community litter-picking groups, and waste management professionals—you’ll see an argument that pops up again and again, with no clear winner in sight. The question that sparks this debate: why aren’t companies like Coca-Cola, McDonald’s, or Walkers* …

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Waste Audit 2020

Are you thinking about cutting back on plastic or reducing your wasteline in 2020? I’m a big fan of starting before you plan to start: instead of jumping straight into things on the 1st of January, identify what problems you might encounter now so that things go as smoothly as possible when you actually begin. …

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