Is recycling big in France?

France disposes of 355 million tonnes of waste every year, making it the second biggest producer of waste in the EU. They manage to recycle around 64% of this waste however, through recycling efforts and incineration. What makes up France’s waste? Is recycling common in France? The general recycling rate in France stands at a …

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What environmental challenges does Eastern Europe face?

What are some of the environmental challenges facing Europe? Although reduced pollution has significantly improved the quality of Europe’s air and water, loss of soil functions, land degradation and climate change remain major concerns. Looking ahead, climate change impacts are projected to intensify, and the underlying drivers of biodiversity loss are expected to persist. What …

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