Tuesday 14th March 2017When doing our weekly shop in the supermarket, many of us focus on one thing, a low price.
Thursday 9th March 2017Many of us enjoy discovering new ways to push our passion for protecting the environment to high limits, and the attempt to produce ‘Zero Waste’, or as little waste as possible, is a challenge more and more of us are taking on.
Monday 27th February 2017Pancake day is traditionally the last day of feasting before Lent begins, where all our leftover rich and indulgent foods are used up to create pancakes. As tasty as this is, the underlying message behind Shrove Tuesday is one of our core focuses here at Paper Round, waste reduction.
Friday 17th February 2017Lauren Singer, has impressively fit all of her rubbish from the past four years into one 16oz mason jar! After majoring in Environmental Studies, the 25-year-old made the conscious decision to commit to living sustainably in 2013.
Friday 10th February 2017We all try to follow the rules of the three R’s in the waste reduction hierarchy: reduce, reuse, recycle. The first step, “Reduce,” could be the most fundamental. As the more we reduce, the less waste there is to be reused and recycled.
Thursday 19th January 2017The Zoological Society of London (ZSL) have a new campaign to reduce the number of single-use plastic water bottles in London.
Friday 13th January 2017Palm trees stood tall leaning over the sea. While this sounds romantic and scenic, sadly it was overcast with a serious problem. Livingston beach was carpeted in plastic rubbish. It was home to mouldy bottles, discarded shoes, old sandy toothbrushes and much much more. Not only were these inanimate objects present but also colourful specs of broken down plastic particulates were mixed in with the sand.
Friday 16th December 2016Like us here at Paper Round, food charity FareShare let nothing go to waste, and this Christmas they have joined Coca Cola to help provide food to those in need.
Friday 9th December 2016Here at Paper Round we’re always excited when someone pushes recycling to new limits. And in one particular corner of paradise in Panama they’ve done just that…
Thursday 8th December 2016Take away some of the gloom of January and order your Christmas Tree recycling sack today.