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A survey for environmental charity Hubbub found that seven out of ten pumpkins carved do not get eaten and ...

Non-green recycling

We’re taking a slight de-tour to give our support to Organ Donation Week from our friends at Healthier...

The power of leftovers

Wasted food is a major issue for the environment, and preventing it wherever possible should be the priori...

A Greener Back To School

As the new school year approaches parents up and down the country are busy getting the school supplies an...

Edinburgh - ready, set, repair!

New repair centre opening on Leith Walk, Edinburgh Ever tried to defrag your computer or to save a...

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Saving the world isn’t just for the movies

Help Scotland fight climate change Jack Ryder is a man on the mission…to save the...

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Turn over a New Leaf in 2016

Happy New Year! Now is the traditional time to start thinking about your resolutions for the coming year. W...

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Scotland2030

What will a greener life in 2030 Scotland look like? Scotland 2030 is a series of interactive videos that follow a typical day of a Scottish family.

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Too Good to Waste 2012 Extras

Extra scenes from Too Good to Waste.

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Too Good to Waste 2012 Video Diaries

Video diaries from Too Good to Waste.

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Too Good to Waste 2012 Programmes

Eight of the nation’s favourite celebrities make some surprising discoveries about their waste and how much it costs them. Watch our double acts go greener together – and see how much some expert advice can save them each year.

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Passing It On Extras

Extra scenes from Passing It On, the second series of Too Good to Waste.

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Passing It On Programmes

In 2013, Too Good to Waste: Passing It On returned to our screens in three parts. During this second series, we revisited Kaye Adams, Fred MacAulay, Shereen Nanjiani, Stephen Purdon, Chick Young, Des McLean and Julie Hannah, to find out if they have changed their ways or if they are still wasters.

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If everyone in Scotland...

We can do so much if we do it together. Watch our videos to find out what could happen if everyone in Scotland joined together to live a greener lifestyle.

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Recycling links and resources

Reduce, reuse and recycle to save money, give things another life and lessen the impact of manufacturing and waste on the Scottish environment.

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Materials you can recycle

Recycling a wide range of materials is easier than ever and a great step towards a greener lifestyle. There are lots of ways to recycle more household items, more often.

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How does recycling work?

Innovations in technology mean that today’s recycling processes are highly sophisticated.

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Recycling

For a cleaner, greener Scotland, we should reduce and reuse all we can. For those things we can't find a new use for, it's never been easier to recycle a whole range of materials.

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