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Saving the world isn’t just for the movies

Help Scotland fight climate change Jack Ryder is a man on the mission…to save the...

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The Heist

How you can help smash and grab £1 billion from the food bin Here’s the challenge. Scotl...

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Smart soup recipes to use up your leftovers

If you're really feeling the chill this January, you can beat the chill, use up your leftovers and great in...

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Scotland2030

What will a greener life in 2030 Scotland look like? Scotland 2030 is a series of interactive videos that follow a typical day of a Scottish family.

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The Ultimate Greener Christmas Gift Guide

While it’s great to get crafty at Christmas and make your own gifts, sometimes it’s not always that eas...

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Recipe Finder

Welcome to the Greener Scotland Recipe finder. Search for new ways to use local, fresh, in season produce and eat more tasty and healthy meals.

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Too Good to Waste 2012 Extras

Extra scenes from Too Good to Waste.

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Too Good to Waste 2012 Video Diaries

Video diaries from Too Good to Waste.

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Too Good to Waste 2012 Programmes

Eight of the nation’s favourite celebrities make some surprising discoveries about their waste and how much it costs them. Watch our double acts go greener together – and see how much some expert advice can save them each year.

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Passing It On Extras

Extra scenes from Passing It On, the second series of Too Good to Waste.

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Food waste facts

We’ve rounded up some food waste facts and statistics to put into perspective the scale of the problem and show how recycling food waste can really make a difference.

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Shop smarter

Avoidable food and drink waste costs the average household £470 annually. That’s at least £40 a month you could save.

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Types of food

By reducing our food waste, we could enjoy more of the food we buy and save up to £470 a year in the process.

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Farm produce box schemes

Buying produce direct from a farm means tasty, fresh produce. Boxes contain a selection of in season vegetables and sometimes it’s possible to add fruit and fresh eggs to an order.

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Choosing to eat greener

We can all do our bit to help make Scotland a cleaner and greener place to live. And eating greener is a great place to begin.

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