Residents who fail to separate their rubbish properly or leave their bins to overflow face having waste containers removed under a new "zero-tolerance" recycling strategy agreed by councillors this week.
Environmentalists have been left outraged after a huge pile of rubbish was discovered just a 10-minute drive from a local recycling centre.
A Tayport Primary pupil whose New Year's resolution is to look after the planet more was "saddened" by the amount of litter she collected during a trip to Templeton Woods.
Dundonians could come home to unemptied bins if they fail to separate rubbish under the council’s new recycling strategy.
A card reader for small businesses made from recycled ocean plastic has been unveiled by financial technology firm iZettle.
Clearer labelling to show if packaging can be recycled is needed to help councils boost recycling rates, town hall chiefs have urged.
A rallying cry has been issued to Dundonians to help the city clamp down on waste and meet its recycling targets.
Youngsters could soon be leading the way in the city’s recycling efforts if a proposed £50,000 initiative to install eco-friendly containers at Dundee schools is approved by councillors next week.
A clothes swap project aimed at reducing waste is hoping to make Dundee more fashion conscious – while keeping people in touch with environmental issues.
The medals to be presented at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games have been unveiled, with the metal in each one made using materials from recycled gadgets.
More than 75% of Scots believe people would understand how to use a deposit return scheme based on a variable fee, according to a survey.
A former Menzieshill High School pupil is set to open Dundee’s first-ever zero waste store.
Council bosses have admitted residents could decide against recycling garden waste because of a hefty charge for uplifts.
Dundonians have backed a new scheme to put a 20p returnable deposit on drinks bottles and cans.
Independent shop workers in Dundee say the new 20p deposit on bottled and canned drinks risks turning shops into bins.
Refuse collectors will look through bins as part of a crackdown on residents who put the wrong items in the recycling.
I care about the state of the environment and would like to see all businesses doing more to reduce their unnecessary single-use plastic use.
Complaints about missed bin collections in Dundee have more than trebled in the past four years, the Tele can reveal.
Apple is expanding its environmental programmes by increasing the number of old devices disassembled by its recycling robots and opening a new lab to find new recycling methods.
Dundee has slammed the brakes on Angus residents crossing the border to dump their rubbish in city skip sites.