Posts tagged: Litter

Rubbish Surveys

I’m always doubtful of the scientific rigour behind the surveys that make up much of the daily fare in the media, especially when the surveys and commissioned and published by vested interest groups.

Take this story from the Manchester Evening News. Keep Britain Tidy reckon that Greggs, McDonalds and Subway account for 41% of litter in the city. This isn’t strictly true as it is the people who drop the wrappers who are responsible, not the vendors, but you get the point. Read more ›››