Plastic bottle deposit scheme in UK proving hit with shoppers

Shoppers have received the equivalent of more than £30,000 in total for recycling plastic bottles in the first supermarket trial using “reverse vending machines” installed to reduce littering. The machines, introduced last year by the… Read More

MPs win right to meaningful vote on Brexit plan B | Politics | The Guardian

Backbench MPs led by #Dominic Grieve have inflicted a humiliating defeat on the government, in an effort to ensure parliament can seize control of what happens in the crucial days after Theresa May’s #Brexit deal… Read More

May to warn MPs that rejecting Brexit deal would put UK ‘back to square one’ | Politics | The Guardian

Theresa May will take the high-stakes battle to save her Brexit plan and her premiership to all four nations of the United Kingdom this week after warning MPs on Monday that failing to back the… Read More

Retailers to pay up to £1bn for recycling under waste strategy

Supermarkets, retailers and major drinks brands are set to pay tens of millions of pounds more towards recycling their used packaging under the government’s new waste strategy expected to be published this month, the Guardian… Read More