Packaging & Films Association (May10)

“Everyone I have spoken to has commented on the value and inspiration they have received [...]

Speech for PAFA – Plastics & Films Association AGM (May10)

The AGM for the Plastics and Films Association was held at the Dorchester Hotel.   I [...]

3D movies creating 3D waste (Apr10)

I loved the film Avatar – particularly the strong environmental message running through it. I [...]

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Joining Waste Watch Board (Feb10)

Recruited by Stewart Crocker, the executive director of Waste Watch, my first board meeting was [...]

Julia Hailes on recycling plastic bags (Jan10)

Jonathon Vernon-Smith, from BBC 3 Counties, rants to Julia Hailes about why he doesn’t like [...]

BBC 3 Counties Radio – plastic bag rant from presenter (Jan10)

Jonathan Vernon Smith from BBC 3 Counties Radio rants to Julia about why he doesn’t [...]

Somerset produces less waste (Nov09)

Somerset has the lowest amount of waste going to landfill per head in the UK [...]


Recycling plastic mountains (Nov09)

Omer Kutluoglu – Plastics recycling entrepreneur In the UK we throw away mountains of plastic [...]


Water refill stations are coming (Oct09)

I generally carry a water bottle around with me when I’m travelling. It saves on [...]

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Bottled water – Eau de Vie or ‘Eau de tap’ (Jul09)

I was invited to eat a ‘Water-Rich Menu’ at Quo Vadis in Soho. The host [...]

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