UK school pupils join strikes over climate change crisis

Thousands of school pupils in the UK are expected to walk out of lessons today to demand governments take action against climate change.

The protest has been inspired by 16-year-old Swedish school girl Greta Thunberg, who has protested ...

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Viridor warns against dangers of lithium batteries

Viridor has issued a warning against lithium-ion (li-ion) batteries after a fire at its site in Dunbar burned 300 tonnes of refuse last month.

It took over 40 hours and 40 firefighters to tackle the blaze on 22 January, which is suspected ...

Leeds WEEE fraudster ordered to pay back £1.3m

A Leeds man is currently serving a record seven years and six months in prison after defrauding the electrical waste recycling industry out of £2.2 million.

Terry Solomon Dugbo, 48, was told by Leeds Crown Court after a seven-week trial ...

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