Almost a third of plastic packaging used by UK supermarkets is either non-recyclable through kerbside or retailer collection schemes or difficult to recycle, a consumer group has found.
Dundee council says there are delays in bin collections across the city.
Youngsters from Grove Academy pupil council and eco group took part in the Give Your Litter A Lift campaign as part of their work on waste reduction.
A Dundee householder has urged the council to take action over the “disgusting” state of her street.
Council chiefs have backtracked on plans to remove recycling bins from a Dundee estate.
Opening hours at Angus recycling centres are to be extended in response to problems which have arisen since they were slashed earlier this year.
Recycling bins could be removed from a Dundee community because of constant fly-tipping.
The Co-op is launching a trial “deposit return scheme” at music festivals this summer as part of efforts to boost plastic recycling and cut marine pollution, the retailer said.
Angry Broughty Ferry residents have said they're “disgusted” by the mess of overflowing bins at the Sainsbury’s supermarket at Claypotts.
Eyewear made from recycled plastic water bottles is making a mark on Kickstarter, as Genusee launched glasses and sunglasses made from 15 re-purposed bottles each.
East Renfrewshire Council has told its Angus counterparts that bringing in ID checks at its skips has been an overwhelming success.
A Dundee pensioner has been left feeling blue following changes to bin collections in Menzieshill.
Boardmasters surf and music festival has announced it is implementing a re-usable cup scheme to reduce the amount of single-use plastic generated.
Making residents present ID before they dump rubbish at Angus skips has been suggested to stop interlopers from “across the border” in Dundee.
A “ludicrous situation” that is leaving residents queuing at recycling centres after reduced opening hours were introduced, has been slammed by councillors who were met with locked gates after they had taken part in a beach clean-up.
Thousands of house-holders will soon have to travel to dispose of their waste glass, rather than disposing of it in the bins at their property, as part of another recycling shake-up.
Dundee City Council is being forced to fork out thousands of pounds every year to replace wheelie bins stolen from outside people’s homes.
Dundee City Council is to investigate if cuts to its street cleaning operations have made the city dirtier.
A Carnoustie man who built his own home from McDonald’s wrappers is back with his latest recycling initiative — turning toothbrushes into rubbish bins.
The leader of Angus Council has warned the cost of keeping the county’s recycling centres open will “pale into insignificance” next to spiralling waste disposal fees.