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More time, more light, more chances to live greener

It's been a good year so far for getting a little extra time - we've had a whole extra leap year day and ...

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Warmer weather is on the way!

With April just around the corner, temperatures will begin to rise and the days will be getting noticeably ...

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Finding local, in season food where you live

It's March, which means a huge range of in season fruit and vegetables will

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Guest Blog Post - by Gordon Millar

Greener living can enrich every part of our lives, and we can all play our part. From the clothes we wear t...

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Greener Gadgets

Get smart: Five clever tech tricks to tackle climate change With loads of clever gadgets up their...

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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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Is 2016 the year of the Electric Vehicle?

Electric vehicles, plug-in hybrids and other low emission vehicles are going further and becoming more a...

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Be inspired by Paris climate change talks and up your greener game

The climate talks in Paris are in full swing. International leaders are busy discussing the future health o...

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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 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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Welcome to Greener Scotland

Tackling climate change can seem like a daunting one, but a series of small, simple changes in your everyday routine can help.

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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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Composting food waste

If your local authority does not offer a food waste recycling service, you can recycle your food waste in a composting bin or a compost heap.

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