Nairobi's giant mountain of rubbish is usually covered with recyclers, people who scramble through the city's waste to earn some cash, but now they say they can't collect enough to feed their families.
A fifth of all food produced in Europe ends up being wasted. We look into the major strides being taken towards creating a joined-up food production system that will help drastically reduce food waste.
Creator Svetlana Kuzevanova started making murals with bottle caps after being inspired by her cross stitch-patterns.
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected many aspects of people’s lives including their health, ability to socialise, and also the environment.
BioComPack-CE, a European Union-supported recycling project, has created prototypes of combined paper and plastic packaging that are biodegradable and compostable. The combinations is usually problematic for recycling.
Morrisons' new super-strong paper bag can carry 13 wine bottles in one go.
Each of the hotel's seven rooms is made of two recycled containers.
1 billion scrap tyres are produced globally every year. Now researchers are blending them together to make roads.
The pair tied the knot in plastic-free PPE on the south-west coast of England.
How do we solve fashion’s major problem with leftover stock?
These giant warehouses full of computers can get very warm.
The UN estimates that the total value of retrievable materials from dumped and burned electronics is €50 billion.
One British man built his own pub out of second-hand materials, so neighbours can enjoy a beer in the sun.
Recycled batteries can be turned into fertiliser that is being used to grow food.
Saving soup cans from going to landfill is surely something Warhol would have approved of.
Fixing and updating electronics is cheaper and more energy efficient than buying new ones.
Gopal Namajoshi hopes his artwork will open up conversations about how humans and animals can coexist on the planet.
Living rooms are being turned into makeshift workshops to create protective equipment for medical personnel.
Chocolatier Montezuma's has opened a recycling-focused pop up shop.
Business Planet heads to Austria to see how one big family firm is attempting to turn the problem of plastic pollution from packaging into a sustainable business opportunity.
Tonnes of flowers are dumped into waterways each year but this company is turning them into something beautiful.
The African continent is the world leader in plastic bag regulations.