Sustainable: By Design

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Significant progress is being made in waste reduction, reuse and recycling across much of the developed world. In the UK, the recycling rate of household waste has quadrupled since the turn of the millennium and we and many other EU … Continued

Have we reached Peak Stuff?

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UK consumption of raw materials is falling. The UK Office of National Statistics (ONS) reported yesterday that raw materials we consume fell from 15.1 tonnes per person per year in 2001 to 10.3 tonnes in 2013.   Over this period much … Continued