Plymouth City Council and campaign group Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) have confirmed the city is now certified plastic-free.Read the full story ›
You can now take your unwanted polystyrene packaging to this depot and recycle it - for free.Read the full story ›
Nearly a third of UK councils don't recycle plastic at all but Swindon Borough Council think they have the solution.Read the full story ›
85% of people in the region are concerned about the impact on our environment.Read the full story ›
ITV West Country's Kylie Pentelow has been recording all the plastic she accumulates over a weekRead the full story ›
An independent coffee chain with 14 cafes across the West Country is set to become the first in the UK to ban the sale of single-use cups.Read the full story ›
Tonnes of plastic collected in beach cleans around Devon and Cornwall is now being recycled in Exeter.Read the full story ›
A new campaign titled 'The Final Straw Cornwall' is aiming to prevent further plastic pollution in the county.Read the full story ›
For those of us who have given up things for Lent, the arrival of Easter Day is a chance to indulge. Six weeks of giving up the thing you love, whether it's chocolate or coffee can be tough. But how about this for something different?
One young woman from Bristol decided she'd give up plastic. Laura Makin-Isherwood went to talk to her about her challenge.