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Environment: Ecobrick artwork to highlight plastic use
…If your bin is often overflowing with plastic bags and food wrappers, how about using them to build a wall or make furniture instead? Made entirely from plastic, ecobricks are bottles filled with tightly packed non-recyclable bags. Now a…


Five things people can do for a 'healthier environment'
… to help the environment. These included looking at food, transport and how homes…


Saving the bees: The 13-year-old beekeeper
…Bees are an essential part of the environment, but numbers are in decline…


African nations 'need to focus on debt'
… Africa that the economic environment in Africa is very different to that of other…


Former gang member Robert Bragg regrets knife crime
…-old. He blames the environment he grew up in, in Leytonstone, London, for taking…


Brexit: Wales sets out environment protection plans
… to maintaining and enhancing existing standards. But a 12-week consultation Environmental… breaches of environmental law should be investigated in future. Nature groups have… - known as the Office for Environmental Protection. New environmental watchdog to get…


Scotland's wild salmon levels 'at lowest ever level'
…, in particular the release into the wider environment of vast numbers of deadly parasitic sea… to the Water Environment Fund to allow Sepa to remove barriers to fish migration in rivers…


Landfill ban could see Scottish waste sent to England
… that the 2021 ban will be fully achievable". The Scottish Environment Protection Agency last…." Scottish Conservative environment spokesman Maurice Golden said the target was an "SNP…


'No decision' on post-Brexit environment body for NI
… an independent environmental protection agency to Northern Ireland post-Brexit… will establish an Office of Environmental Protection. Its role as an independent body… it was now working on was the remit of the Office of Environmental Protection in Northern…


Newspaper headlines: 'Inspired' by Greta and 'no room' for Trump
… inspired Britain to act on climate change. The paper says she made the Environment