Recycling News:

Large fire at Dorchester scrap metal recycling centre
…Firefighters have tackled a large blaze at a scrap metal recycling centre…


Whitland recycling centre closure plan dropped by council
…Plans to close a household waste recycling centre in Carmarthenshire have been…-tipping, with the next nearest recycling centre 17 miles (27km) away at Nantycaws…


Wenvoe recycling boss dumped 10,000 tonnes of waste
…A recycling firm boss who caused homes to be flooded and risked contaminating…. At Cardiff Crown Court, the Wenvoe Recycling Ltd boss admitted depositing controlled…


Whitland Recycling Centre: Closure plans 'likely' to be withdrawn
…A proposal to close a recycling centre is likely to be withdrawn… Whitland's recycling centre would save £80,000 annually. But residents would have… to travel about 17 miles (27 km) to reach the nearest recycling centre at Nantycaws…


Whitland recycling centre closure plan prompts fly-tipping concerns
…A recycling centre could be closed to help council officials balance its books…, prompting fly-tipping concerns. Closing Whitland's recycling centre would save… recycling centre at Nantycaws. A senior councillor said the authority would make…


Recycling household waste in London 'impossible'
…It is "impossible" to recycle household rubbish in London because… asked for their policies on recycling seven items, including a plastic bucket, crisp… packet, ballpoint pen and a bicycle tyre. None could recycle all seven items…


East Renfrewshire to increase council tax by almost 5%
… [and] public infrastructure such as roads and recycling services." The budget shortfall…


Recycling fines: Gnomes and dog poo among garden waste errors
… putting all of their garden debris in with the recycling to reduce contamination…, the council is now considering fining people £100 if they fail to recycle properly. Across… are composted - in a bid to balance budgets. Why do collections vary around Wales? Recycling


Sonos in bricked speaker 'recycling' row
… customers a 30% discount on new products if they follow steps to recycle their old ones…. Following these puts the device in Recycle Mode, which means it will then be permanently… to resell them. "Sonos's 'recycle mode' intentionally bricks good devices so they can't…


Christmas: Recycling bicycles for families in need
…Mike Jones has recycled more than 50 bikes in the run up to Christmas to give…