Aberdeenshire Council is urging residents to recycle their pumpkins and turnips responsibly this Halloween.
Nationwide Building Society is to issue debit and credit cards made from recycled plastic, in a move it estimates will save 35 tonnes of carbon emissions a year.
Supermarket Iceland is launching bread and potatoes in paper packaging, in its latest move to cut plastic waste from its products.
Almost four in five Scots support restrictions on single-use items, according to a new poll.
A booking system at an Elgin recycling system will become permanent to save £1.5million in relocation costs.
North-east residents are being encouraged to donate any unwanted but working items to charity.
The Scottish Government has earmarked £70 million to boost green economic growth.
Carbon emissions associated with waste have reached their lowest level since official recording began, according to Zero Waste Scotland.
Jaguar Land Rover is aiming to cut carbon emissions by a quarter with a new project which ‘upcycles’ aluminium for new uses.
A new booking system will allow residents to use large vehicles or trailers to take waste to recycling centres in Aberdeen.
A north-east council has revealed changes to its recycling centre appointments.
Waste services in Aberdeen are continuing to return to normal after they were disrupted due to Covid-19.
The fortnightly collection of household mixed recycling and brown bin collections in Aberdeen will return from next month.
North-east businesses will be able to drop off trade waste at three transfer stations next week.
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A councillor has hit out after vandals set fire to a clothes recycling bin in a north-east park.
Van and trailers will be accepted at north-east recycling centres from next week.
Scottish ministers fear that work to cut environmentally damaging single-use products has been “pushed into reverse” during the pandemic.
The Household Waste and Recycling Centre at Bridge of Don, the last of Aberdeen’s four recycling centres to remain shut due to Covid-19 restrictions, is set to reopen on Monday.
An Aberdeen woman has written her first book to help encourage children to recycle their waste.
North-east residents can now make twice weekly trips to recycling centres.
North-east residents will be able to get rid of their seasonal garden waste this weekend.
North-east residents have been praised for their response after recycling centres opened across the region.
Queues formed outside newly-reopened recycling centres in the north-east, with police at the scene of Aberdeen facilities.
Queues of cars have started forming outside Aberdeen recycling centres as they reopened today with social distancing and traffic control measures in place.
The Scottish Government has outlined what the first phase of the reopening will entail.
Concerns have been raised about litter problems during the lockdown.
I have been both supporting local businesses and helping the environment over the past few weeks.
Plans to create an aggregate recycling facility at a north-east quarry have been lodged with the local authority.
Residents across the north-east are being asked to manage their waste responsibility during the pandemic.