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Sweden is so good at recycling that, for several years, it has imported rubbish from other countries to keep its recycling plants going. Less than 1 per cent of Swedish household waste was sent to landfill last year or any year since 2011. We can only dream of such an effective system in the UK, which is why we end up paying expensive transport costs to send rubbish to be recycled overseas rather than paying fines to send it to landfill under The Landfill Tax of 1996.

Sweden’s recycling is so revolutionary the country has run out of rubbish

Scientists are looking into measuring brainwaves to get to the truth

Scientists say they’ve identified the physical source of depression in the brain – Born to Fit

Iceland is set to mandate equal pay for women in order to address a seven per cent wage gap - the law would require businesses to prove they don't discriminate.

Iceland is set to mandate equal pay for women in order to address a seven per cent wage gap - the law would require businesses to prove they don& discriminate.

Estonia is a small country in the Baltic region of Northern Europe with a population of 1.3 million and a GDP of US $23 billion, roughly 10% of Apple’s annual earnings. Since its independence from Russia…

Estonia is a small country in the Baltic region of Northern Europe with a population of 1.3 million and a GDP of US $23 billion, roughly 10% of Apple’s annual earnings. Since its independence from Russia…

New Zealand's Whanganui River and the Ganga and Yamuna Rivers in India have been given the right to 'sue' over issues like pollution. The challenge now is to ensure these legal rights are enforced.

New Zealand& Whanganui River and the Ganga and Yamuna Rivers in India have been given the right to & over issues like pollution. The challenge now is to ensure these legal rights are enforced.

Author: Andrew Bird Title: A Myriad of Opportunity Publication Date: 22 March 2017 Book Overview:  Limited print run flyer for Myriad Festival 2017 that promotes Access Point Law, Safe Sailing & Somerset Innovation Hub. [Non-fiction] Length: 1 A4 page Format: Black and White Flyer Sharing/Lending: Yes Distribution: No Copying/Printing/Text to Speech: No Price: Negotiable. Contact publisher – andrew@safesailing.com.au

Author: Andrew Bird Title: A Myriad of Opportunity Publication Date: 22 March 2017 Book Overview: Limited print run flyer for Myriad Festival 2017 that promotes Access Point Law, Safe Sailing & Somerset Innovation Hub. [Non-fiction] Length: 1 A4 page Format: Black and White Flyer Sharing/Lending: Yes Distribution: No Copying/Printing/Text to Speech: No Price: Negotiable. Contact publisher – andrew@safesailing.com.au

"For better or worse, for richer or poorer, in sickness and in virtual reality ... I do."

“For better or worse, for richer or poorer, in sickness and in virtual reality … I do.

The new tool creates policies on flexible work, IT and social media, and leaves and holidays

The new tool creates policies on flexible work, IT and social media, and leaves and holidays

Consider these home truths: value capture is a tax, it would need to apply to the family home and deciding which areas it covers would be politically contentious. A broad-based land tax is simpler.

Value capture: a good idea to fund infrastructure but not easy in practice