Recycling News:

10 things you can’t put in your household recycling
Recycling household products can be a simple way to help the environment… might think are commonly recycled, but that your council is very unlikely to take… in your recycling collection? Sticky notes They might help you manage your to-do lists…


Recycling family saves tonne of plastic from incinerator
… by collecting it on their driveway before sending it to be recycled. The Barker family from… packet at their allotment. They have worked with recycling companies to turn… the response had been "phenomenal". Their mission has focused on hard-to-recycle objects…


Vale of Glamorgan residents 'hiding soiled nappies in recycling'
…A council has banned residents from disposing of plastic bags in recycling… of Glamorgan council said up to a third of its recyclable waste was being lost…. The council said entire lorry loads of recycling had been rejected at the processing…


Firefighters tackle Biggleswade recycling centre blaze
…Up to 50 firefighters tackled a blaze that broke out in a recycling warehouse…


Experts cast doubt on deposit return timetable
…. Timetable concerns The decision to include glass in the recycling initiative has been… and the wider benefits are clear, including increased recycling rates, reductions in carbon… and are then collected for recycling. As well as retailers and hospitality businesses, schools…


Call for two Welsh councils to share recycling sites
…Powys residents say they face a 50-mile round trip to a recycling centre… asking why they cannot use the waste recycling centre in Abergavenny," Jackie… Democracy Reporting Service Local Democracy Reporting Service . Why plastic recycling


Waste and recycling for Powys residents could come at a price
…People in Powys who want to use household waste and recycling facilities… introduced permits over concerns about the cost of recycling waste from outside… to Monmouthshire waste and recycling sites came from over the border, with Abergavenny just six…


No-deal Brexit 'will see more waste going to landfill'
… domestic waste is exported to the EU annually for recycling or to be used as refuse… of the previous Brexit deadline, said that port delays "could result in recycling banks… recyclables might have to be diverted to landfill or to refuse-derived fuel stations…


Food recycling in Scotland 'up by more than 40%'
…Why is recycling so complicated? Recycling of food waste in Scotland has risen… by 2045. Recycling: Why is it so confusing? Food waste a bigger cause of climate… change than plastics The additional increase in food waste sent for recycling (47,000…


Recycling: How recyclable is your food shop?
… can't be easily recycled or recycled at all. Food is wrapped in packaging to make… sustainable materials should be used and that recycling labels should be simpler. Which…, they found that only 52% could be placed in household recycling bins . The British Retail…