Five steps to reducing single-use plastics

Up to 12 million tonnes of plastic enters our oceans each year. Last week it emerged that plastics have even been discovered in creatures living seven miles beneath the sea. What are the five steps that need to be taken to fully address the problem?Read more

Is the way we value our wardrobes changing?

Every year millions of unwanted or unworn clothes are tossed into landfill and while we’re all becoming familiar with the adage ‘buy less, but better’, what if we stopped buying at all? We take a look at some of the top fashion sharing and swapping apps.Read more

Top takeaways from national Neat Streets Roadshows

This year we set an ambition to support councils across the UK by running a series of Neat Streets Roadshows. Here are some of the top tips we’ve been sharing.Read more

Hubbub’s five steps to a circular economy

The shocking amount of plastics in our oceans shows new solutions are needed to cut waste. Hubbub has just launched the Poly Mer, a boat made from 99% recycled plastics that will fish plastics from London’s waterways. This is the start of our ambition to create a more circular economy. Here is our five step plan.Read more

Hubbub launches world’s first recycled plastic boat

Hubbub is delighted to announce the launch of Poly-Mer – the world’s first recycled plastic punt. The boat will be used to run plastic fishing trips in the waters around London’s Docklands. The collected plastics will be used to make more boats creating a growing flotilla that will help clean our waterways.Read more

Hubbub launches #SewSpooky

This year in the UK consumers are set to spend £510 million on Halloween costumes, with 4 in 10 worn only once. We're launching #SewSpooky to cut textiles waste at Halloween.Read more

Bring Back Heavy Metal aims to turn UK battery recycling up to 11

178 million batteries are hoarded in UK homes. #BringBackHeavyMetal encourages people to have a battery amnesty this October.Read more

Hubbub Enterprise – it started with an ashtray

Around 18 months ago Hubbub Enterprise was formed, in part to launch the world’s first voting ashtray, the Ballot Bin. Whilst we have taken on new projects the Ballot Bin remains a symbol of what is exciting about what we do at Hubbub.Read more

How long do you spend in the shower? Hubbub launches #TapChat

In a country where it’s constantly raining, how do you persuade people that it’s important to save water? #TapChat seeks the answer as part of a new partnership campaign with Affinity Water.Read more

Five Steps to creating a Community Fridge Network

Community Fridges are a public space where organisations and households can make perishable food that would have been wasted available to the local community. It is Hubbub’s ambition to support 50 Community Fridges in the UK in the next 12 months. Here are the five steps that we are taking to deliver our ambition.Read more