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The future is bright, the future is recycling, says Benn

The next generation should be living in a Britain that will be recycling and composting 40% of its waste, Hilary Benn says. Speaking at the Labour Party Conference in Bournemouth, Benn focused his speech mainly on the subject of climate change but mentioned a future of high recycling rates. Benn said: As individuals, we can either learn to live more sustainably today or, in a few years time, face having to tell our grandchildren why, as a generation, we did not act while we still had ...