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27% of Councils Don't Recycle Plastics

Tuesday, 26 December 2017 11:07:47 Europe/London

Despite councils and England needing to hit recycling targets, 27% of councils are still not recycling plastics like tubs, pots and foot trays.  The Recycling Association say that people are trying to do their bit but a lackadaisical attitude from the councils is not helping the situaton.  

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Posted By Adam

England Lags Behind in 18th Place in Recycling League Table

Tuesday, 26 December 2017 10:23:00 Europe/London

England are one of the worst recyclers out of all the developed countries, lagging in 18th place.  Some reasoning behind Englands poor recycling is contributed to confusing council recycing schemes and the move to fortnightly household waste collections.  

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Posted By Michelle

Thank You

Wednesday, 20 December 2017 14:48:46 Europe/London

Great Ormond Street Hospital Donation

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Posted By Adam

Recycling Roundup 18th December

Monday, 18 December 2017 09:41:04 Europe/London

This weeks Recycling Roundup features stories including a recycling centre in North Yorkshire opening up for an extra day over the festive period, residents in some districts of Kent having an increase of food recycling and South Northamptonshire Council being ranked 8th in the country for recycling. 

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Posted in Recycling Roundup By Sam

How to Recycle More at Christmas

Friday, 15 December 2017 10:30:40 Europe/London

What can you do more when it comes to recycling at christmas?  We have crafted some handy tips on how to recycle certain things at christmas, from old christmas cards to the leftover turkey.  

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Household Waste Recycling Increases in England

Thursday, 14 December 2017 10:10:39 Europe/London

The household recycling rate in England has rised in just above 45% for 2016/17 after dropping last year, this is partly down to the increase in the use of energy from waste facilities and separate food waste collections.  This is generally the creation of energy from waste that we throw away just by using combustion ot produce heat, steam or electricity, this includes fuels like methane and ethanol.  

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Posted By MIchelle

Tetra Pak's Drive for Sustainability

Wednesday, 13 December 2017 09:46:32 Europe/London

In terms of packaging, Tetra Pak is one of the most recognisable, since 1951 the company has strived to provide safe and high quality packaging, but they have also seen a need to move with the times.  In 2010 they have set a target of 40% by 2020, to which they have already reached 25%.  

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Posted By Sam

Are You on the Naughty or Nice Environmental List This Year

Monday, 11 December 2017 09:46:01 Europe/London

Christmas is that time of year where everyone kicks back and relaxes, but have you thought how christmas can affect the environment, do you dispose of your leftover turkey or do you salvage the rest and dispose correctly and do you recycle your christmas cards or do you just throw them away?  Below is a fun mini quiz to find out if you are on the naughty or nice list.

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Posted in Education & Tips By Adam

Malta is Europe's Worst Recycler

Wednesday, 6 December 2017 09:23:38 Europe/London

Malta is Europe's worst recycler, only 6.7% of all waste in malta  despite there being a push towards better waste management, to put it in context the average in Europe is 45%.  The Environment Minister said that recycling would become compulsory under new waste legislation that is currently being drafted.  

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Posted By Michelle

Recycling Roundup 4th December

Monday, 4 December 2017 09:23:15 Europe/London

A brand new recycling service in Bath and North East Somerset has seen levels of recycling in the area rocket, since the new service started on the 6th November an extra 10 tonnes of rubbish have been collected on each day.  The new service has proven so popular that the council  have had to hire more staff to distribute boxes.  

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Posted in Recycling Roundup By Adam

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