2020 blog (Environment)

Eco champions win Green Flag funding from Viridor

Great Torrington Secondary School has taken first prize in a regional Eco-Schools competition, which took pupils on a 12-week virtual journey around the South West coastline.

Viridor supports virtual educational eco-tour for pupils

Viridor is working with community interest company Nurdle, Eco-Schools England and Keep Britain Tidy, to take children on a virtual journey around the South West coastline to help them connect with their local environment, learn about microplastics and how their choices and actions can make a real impact on where they live.

Viridor Credits offers UK biodiversity boost to all creatures great and small

Viridor Credits’ support of a project which contributed to a new record crane population of more than 200 birds has highlighted the organisation’s contribution to significant UK biodiversity projects.

Machine which could save beaches from microplastic is launched

Volunteers turned out in force to help launch a microplastics beach cleaning machine.