England generates more than 175 million tonnes of waste per year. It causes environmental damage but also it is a poor use of resources and costs businesses and households money. Businesses and households should think about a ‘zero waste economy’. It means that we reduce, reuse and recycle all we can, and throw things away only as a last resort.
Only very small fraction of waste that is not reusable, recyclable, or compostable. ‘Zero waste economy‘ is a goal that is both pragmatic and visionary,
The New waste law to boost the separation and recycling of waste petition to Businesses, Homeowners was written by Scarlet Fletcher and is in the category Environment at GoPetition.