Pollution Pods land in Greater Manchester for Clean Air Week 2019

An internationally acclaimed artwork – allowing people to safely experience air pollution and smog from different cities around the world – is set to...

Almost 600 plants have already gone extinct says study

A New study from the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew and Stockholm University which has looked at the plants that have been wiped from the...

Sea Life Manchester invites visitors to see the shocking effect of plastic on our...

By 2050, it is predicted that the amount of plastic in the world’s oceans will surpass the number of fish. Ahead of World Oceans Day...

Sainsbury pledges to scrap plastic in the veg aisle

Sainsbury’s has committed to cutting a further 1,284 tonnes of plastic this year. This includes removing 489 tonnes’ worth of plastic bags, which are currently...

Is this the future of shopping? Waitrose trials plastic free future

A dedicated refillable zone, the UK's first supermarket frozen ‘pick and mix’ and first borrow-a-box scheme are among a series of ideas being looked...

A quintet of herons makes the Dee feel like the Med

RSPB nature reserve staff and guests alike have been left “astonished” by feathery visitors from the Mediterranean who have been spotted carrying nesting materials. The...

England’s Marine Life Protected With Blue Belt Expansion

Environment Secretary Michael Gove has today created 41 new Marine Conservation Zones, marking the most significant expansion of England’s ‘Blue Belt’ of protected areas...

Floods that hit Northern Britain in 2015 were the largest in 600 years

A new study of UK lake sediment records stretching back over several centuries has found that the floods that hit Northern England in 2009...

Demise of large animals forecast as a result of climate change

Researchers at the University of Southampton have forecast a worldwide move towards smaller birds and mammals over the next 100 years. In the future, small,...

Bean Bagged from Bin – The Compost Café Providing Mancunians With Free Compost...

With the Bank Holiday weekend just around the corner, intu Trafford Centre has launched a sustainability initiative to reduce the waste of leftover coffee...