Packaging

Ever received a tiny gift in a massive box? 20% of the waste we produce is packaging. How can we reduce this?

bythellv
Jul 25, 2017

Would it be possible to persuade postal delivery companies to collect used but clean/undamaged packaging (at the same time as they make deliveries) for re-use?
nat44cana
May 8, 2017

As many cartons and papers-wrapping are now laminated with a very thin plastic, they are not recyclable. To put a small levy on such wrapping/packing materials, will in crease recycli
ptreeve
Apr 5, 2017

The Spanish have areas where residents can leave large items to have them collected. Why can't we do this rather than have people fly tipping at the end of the street?
kda
May 24, 2017

The council needs to offer incentives to move businesses to a more sustainable footing. What about a green enterprise zone to attract start-ups in the green economy too? For example, if a company is t
pittyakker
May 5, 2017

Leave excess packaging at the shops. They will soon start reducing excess packaging when they have the responsibility to dispose of it correctly