Looks at the technology behind recycling waste materials, and why we should recycle more of our waste.
Explore the world's most revolutionary and exciting ecological developments in Eco Works.
This series examines how green technology is finding inventive solutions to some of the most pressing problems facing us today. From sourcing sustainable energy and reducing our carbon footprints through to creating recycling processes and community gardens that provide our growing urban populations with green space and food, find out exactly how and why 'eco works'.
Discover how we are producing mountains of waste each year and how recycling is helping to control this growing problem. Find out:
The different forms of waste we produce, from household waste to industrial waste.
What the 3Rs are and how you can use them to reduce your own waste.
The amazing new products that are being made from recycled waste, from clothing made from plastic through to energy made from animal poo!