Recycling News:

Malmesbury Market Cross damaged by recycling lorry
…A 15th Century market structure has been damaged by a recycling lorry… of the town since 1490. Residents said the recycling lorry reversed into the pillar…


Swindon council's no-plastic-recycling plan 'concerning'
…A council's plan to tell residents to stop recycling plastic is "regressive… rather than sending it abroad for recycling, claiming some "isn't properly recycled… separating plastics for recycling, and put them in their general waste bin. It claimed…


Birmingham recycling plant wall collapse inquests open
…, and Muhamadou Jagana, 49, also died at Hawkeswood Metal Recycling, Birmingham, in July 2016…


£6m Hartlepool recycling centre plan approved
…Plans for a £6m recycling centre have been approved, after building work had… already started on the site. Ward Recycling was ordered to cease construction… recycling centre could create up to 50 jobs. Planning agent Ray Martin-Wells, speaking…


Bristol council pledges to build new recycling centre
…A new recycling centre for the south of Bristol could be built after years…" after a resident petitioned for a new recycling site in Hartcliffe. In 2012…: "We recognise the great need for recycling services which are accessible…


Recycling: Sugar, bags, cups and changing UK behaviour
… of measures - followed in the coming months by much-needed changes to the UK's recycling… system to harmonise and simplify the rules for what can be recycled where. 'Latte… of recycled materials in manufacturing. Another is the 'latte levy' - a 25p or more charge…


Plastic recycling firms accused of abusing market
…The plastics recycling industry faces an investigation amid reports firms… "several lines of enquiry". It comes as councils cut back their plastics recycling… as proof they are meeting their recycling obligations. But MPs have criticised…


Rushden plastic recycling plant backed despite objections
…Planning permission has been granted for a plastics recycling plant despite…


BBC Channel Islands Live: Monday 12 November
recycling scheme launched in Guernsey. Updates on Monday 12 November 2018…


Residents to be told to stop recycling plastic by council
…A council's plans to tell residents to stop recycling plastics have been… to burn plastic along with other rubbish rather than sending it abroad for recycling…. Councillor Maureen Penny said some plastic sent abroad "isn't properly recycled