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To keep the momentum of circular economy brimming, we need to battle for the cup - The Simply Cups blog

To keep the momentum of circular economy brimming, we need to battle for the cup - The Simply Cups blog | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's recent War on Waste TV programme exposed the fact that so few paper cups are actually being recycled. Those inside the industry knew this all along, but the public seemingly didn't and now feel cheated by some of the claims being made by the big coffee brands.
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Could this new material resolve the UK's great coffee cup recycling debate?

Could this new material resolve the UK's great coffee cup recycling debate? | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
With big coffee chains including Starbuck and Costa facing increased public scrutiny over the recyclability of paper coffee cups, could a unique recycled resin provide an answer to the war on waste? - edie news centre
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Carrier bag data reveals varying approaches to CSR among Britain's supermarkets

Carrier bag data reveals varying approaches to CSR among Britain's supermarkets | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
With new Defra figures revealing that the 5p plastic bag charge has led to a huge decline in the number of bags being handed out by retailers in England, a closer look at the data reveals a significant difference in the way the charge is now being managed by the country's biggest supermarkets. - edie news centre
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