One French firm decided to go beyond making money and instead chose to make a wider contribution to society. ‘Love Your Waste’ in Paris turns food waste into renewable energy.
The company leading the way in nutrition by making sustainable food supplements and protein powders from household and grocery food waste.
Top tips from the experts and a host of delicious recipe ideas to help you use up your leftovers.
Celebrate this important day with our guide on what you can do to reduce your plastic footprint on the earth.
Some 3,000 tonnes of plastic waste has been dumped in Malaysia under the pretext of recycling
The zero-waste food mobile apps that strive to make a difference.
It can analyse it.
Eco-friendly designers create haute couture fashion out of trash.
The EU exported more than 41 million tonnes of waste outside its borders last year — where did most of it go?
Our exclusive interview with eco fashion entrepreneur Christina Dean, on building a new sustainable label and promoting the circular economy.
Electronic waste contains toxic substances that pose considerable environmental and health risks.
Discarded plastic finds a second life in Bordello II's endangered animal street art
A 'monster fatberg', believed to be Devon's largest, has been discovered in Sidmouth
A low carbon footprint is just as important as free Wi-Fi or a well-stocked minibar.
And how to do it with zero waste influencer Bea Johnson
"It is a stark reminder of what the long term effects of plastic usage are".
People all over the world have taken part in a cleanup campaign to raise awareness of the negative impact posed by plastic waste and other types of litter.
Could incinerators be the answer to Lebanon's critical waste problem?
“Modern luxury means being socially and environmentally responsible," the brand said in a statement.
The day marks when humanity's annual demand on nature exceeds what our planet can renew in that year. This year, it falls on Aug. 1 - one day earlier than in 2017, which fell on Aug. 2, and the earliest since our planet went into "overshoot" in 1970, which fell on Dec. 29.
The British fashion house has faced backlash on social media after it burnt unsold gear.
Opposition groups post videos showing them removing litter after government-organised rally.
As the EU sets its sights on banning single-use plastics, volunteers battle to keep rivers clean of waste
The problem of plastic pollution in the seas is well known, but what everday items you use are most often found in the world's oceans?
Activists are calling for a 2016 law forbidding food waste by French supermarkets to be extended to clothing.