In an apparent attempt to demonstrate patience is wearing thin on pollution, China's Environmental Protection Agency has launched a series of high-profile prosecutions across the country.
Supermarket giant Sainsbury's plans to dramatically increase the number of products wrapped in compostable packaging - a move it claims could save 3,500 tonnes of plastic from going to landfill every year.
Targets which limit the amount of compostable waste that can be sent to landfill have been met by all local authorities in Wales.
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