Scotland is one very concerned country about its own footprint and has tons of initiatives going on around waste. From clothing and books to crops and food, Scotts are dedicated to reduce the amount of waste and also to reuse as much as possible and turn it into new forms of useful materials. Knowing the figures could activate anyone: we’re cultivating a land the size of India, Kazakhstan and Mongolia altogether just to throw everything away. For every 2 tons of stuff we buy from the grocery store, 1 ton is wasted. Read more »