Money to Burn

Birmingham Friends of the Earth's Press Release For immediate release Contact: Libby Harris, Birmingham Friends of the Earth, 01216326909, libby@birminghamfoe.org.uk Money to Burn Birmingham Friends of the Earth welcomes the “calling in” of the decision of the Cabinet...

Christmas Crafternoon!

Would you like to have some festive fun with us? Join us on Saturday 15th December for a fun and festive Christmas Crafternoon! Everyone is welcome. We'll be making a variety of recycled decorations, from fir-cone reindeers to teabag-wrapper wreaths, and attempting...

Burn or Recycle?

In 2016 Birmingham City Council undertook a review of future processing of domestic waste. This was prompted by decisions on what to do about incineration. The City’s 25-year contract for the Tyseley incinerator, operated by Veolia, is due to end in 2019. The official...

Zero Waste Shops

Zero waste retail outlets are in fact nothing new. However, you'd have to go back a very long time to find them on our high streets. Under the radar, they are making a concerted effort to become a force to be reckoned with as one seems to be opening or due to open all...