An Introduction

By wasting less and recycling more we can keep resources circulating in the economy and reduce demand for virgin materials.

Our consumer society follows a linear model where we take resources, make products and then discard them, creating needless waste and adding to both carbon emissions and pollution. By keeping things in use longer, and finding new uses for the discarded resources, we can minimise our environmental impact and help fight climate change.

The plan

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Actions that make an impact

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Home Composting

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Intermediate

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Food waste fermentation

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Intermediate

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Food waste recycling

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More information

Here are some additional sources of support and information to help you make positive changes

Waste & Recycling

Can I recycle this?: Re3cyclopedia

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Waste & Recycling

Easy ways to reduce waste at home

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Freegle: Don’t throw it away, give it away!

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How to recycle hard-to-recycle items: Terracycle

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Litterati: documenting litter through geo-tagged photos

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Areas where you can help

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Eating & Drinking

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Travelling

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Using Energy

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